Source: Jimmy Staten has visited Chargers, met with Patriots

Middle Tennessee State defensive tackle Jimmy Staten has visited the San Diego Chargers, according to a league source.

He has an upcoming private workout for the Chargers and met with the New England Patriots at his school.

The 6-foot-3, 311-pounder was an All-Conference USA honorable-mention selection.

The Georgia native recorded 30 tackles, two hurries and a pass deflection last season.

He bench pressed 225 pounds 30 times at his campus Pro Day workout.

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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.