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Chargers' Deane Leonard: Logs career high in tackles
Leonard recorded seven tackles (seven solo) in Sunday's 20-10 loss versus the Ravens.
That Leonard posted a career high in tackles is not totally surprising given he also played a career-high 69 defensive snaps in Week 12. The Chargers have been flailing on defense this season, especially when it comes to trying to stop the pass, so betting on any Chargers corner not named Asante Samuel to provide consistent, solid reps seems less than wise at this point.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Deane Leonard: Set to return for Week 8
Leonard (hamstring) is active for Sunday night's game against the Bears.
Leonard was a limited participant in all three practices this week and will return for the first time in three games. He played exclusively on special teams in the first three games of the season and will likely resume that role against the Bears on Sunday night.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Deane Leonard: Chance to play Sunday
Leonard (hamstring) is listed as questionable ahead of Sunday's game against the Bears.
The second-year cornerback out of Ole Miss has a chance to play this weekend after logging limited practice sessions throughout the week. Leonard has yet to record a defensive snap for the Chargers this season, playing primarily on special teams.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Deane Leonard: Limited in practice
Leonard (hamstring) was a limited participant in the Chargers' practice Wednesday.
Leonard is now one step closer to returning after missing the past three games with a hamstring injury. The 2022 seventh-round pick has seen all his playing this season come on special teams and will look to be good to go for Sunday's matchup with the Bears.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Deane Leonard: Won't play at Kansas City
Leonard (hamstring) is listed as out for Sunday's game at the Chiefs.
Leonard will sit out for a third straight game as he recovers from a hamstring injury. He's played exclusively on special teams in the three games he's been active in 2023, so the Chargers will need to continue to try to replace his production in that phase.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Deane Leonard: Inactive Monday
Leonard (hamstring) is inactive for the Chargers' matchup with the Cowboys on Monday Night Football.
Leonard will miss a second game in a row as he continues to nurse a hamstring injury, even after the team's bye week. The cornerback has yet to play a defensive snap this season, so his absence will only impact the special-teams unit versus Dallas.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Deane Leonard: Won't suit up Sunday
Leonard (hamstring) is inactive for Sunday's matchup against the Raiders.
As expected, Leonard won't be available after being listed as doubtful. J.C. Jackson, who was a healthy scratch last week, will be available as a depth option behind Michael Davis and Asante Samuel.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Deane Leonard: Doubtful Sunday
Leonard (hamstring) is listed as doubtful going into Sunday's game against Las Vegas.
Leonard has appeared in all three games for Los Angeles thus far, playing primarily on special teams and failing to record a stat. If the second-year cornerback is unable to go, J.C. Jackson will likely be active to ensure depth in the Chargers secondary.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Deane Leonard: Ready for Sunday
Leonard (hamstring) was not on the Chargers' injury report Wednesday.
Leonard had missed time earlier in camp with the injury. However, it appears he'll be ready to take the field Sunday against the Raiders. The rookie will likely be helping out on special teams while also providing depth in the secondary.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Deane Leonard: Likely will miss Friday
Leonard (hamstring) is expected to be out Friday against the Saints, Daniel Popper of The Athletic reports.
Leonard was selected in the seventh round of the 2022 draft and is competing for a depth spot in the Chargers' secondary. He did record three tackles (one solo) in the teams preseason loss to the Rams on Aug. 13, although the missed time may impact his chances of making the squad.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Deane Leonard: Drafted by Los Angeles
The Chargers selected Leonard in the seventh round of the 2022 NFL Draft, 236th overall.
Leonard posted a 4.37 40-yard dash, but his short-end speed lagged behind a number of other draftable secondary pieces. The Ole Miss product could be an excellent special teams gunner for a Chargers special teams unit that struggled at times throughout 2021.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-0, 195 lbs|
|Birthplace: Calgary, AB|
|School: Ole Miss|