Chargers awarded Zach Mettenberger off waivers

The San Diego Chargers were awarded quarterback Zach Mettenberger off waivers. He was cut by the Tennessee Titans. He played for Chargers offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt with the Titans. They cut quarterback Bryn Renner. Mettenberger joins starter Philip Rivers and backup Kellen Clemens. Mettenberger played at LSU Mettenberger is a former sixth-round pick. He is 0-10 as a starter in the NFL. He's completed 60.3 percent of his throws for 12 touchdowns, 14 interceptions and a 75.4 passer rating. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

Upcoming Games

Aug 5th, 8:00 PM

Dallas

Pittsburgh

@

Aug 12th, 7:30 PM

Washington

New England

@

Aug 12th, 7:30 PM

Pittsburgh

Philadelphia

@