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Marcus Gilchrist

San Diego Chargers
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Chargers | Marcus Gilchrist had concussion

Mon, 13 Jan 2014 09:39:58 -0800

Updating a previous item, San Diego Chargers CB Marcus Gilchrist (concussion) suffered a concussion in the team's divisional round game Sunday, Jan. 12.

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Chargers | Marcus Gilchrist injures shoulder

Sun, 12 Jan 2014 17:05:50 -0800

San Diego Chargers CB Marcus Gilchrist (shoulder) suffered a shoulder injury during the AFC Divisional playoff game against the Denver Broncos Sunday, Jan. 12.

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Chargers | Two DBs leave briefly

Mon, 09 Sep 2013 20:35:22 -0700

San Diego Chargers SS Marcus Gilchrist (undisclosed) and CB Shareece Wright (undisclosed) each left the Week 1 game in the first half against the Houston Texans Monday, Sept. 9, due to undisclosed injuries, but they were able to return after a brief absence.

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Chargers | Marcus Gilchrist to work with first team

Wed, 24 Jul 2013 17:07:53 -0700

San Diego Chargers CB Marcus Gilchrist will continue to see first-team reps at strong safety as long as SS Brandon Taylor (knee) remains on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list.

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Chargers | Marcus Gilchrist works with starters

Mon, 13 May 2013 15:37:54 -0700

San Diego Chargers CB Marcus Gilchrist lined up at safety opposite FS Eric Weddle with the starting defense during organized team activities Monday, May 13.

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Chargers | Considering position change for Marcus Gilchrist

Sun, 05 May 2013 10:05:50 -0700

The San Diego Chargers plan to take a look at CB Marcus Gilchrist as a safety during offseason workouts to see if that is the best fit for him. Gilchrist has received reps at the position during the workouts and is open to switching positions.

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Chargers | Several younger players to compete for starting jobs

Sun, 17 Mar 2013 12:50:36 -0700

San Diego Chargers OG Johnnie Troutman, LB Jonas Mouton, CB Marcus Gilchrist and CB Shareece Wright will compete for starting jobs during training camp.

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Chargers | Two might be in line for more responsibilities

Sun, 10 Feb 2013 18:10:47 -0800

If the San Diego Chargers elect to not bring back impending free-agent CB Antoine Cason (Chargers), that would place more pressure on CBs Shareece Wright and Marcus Gilchrist heading into 2013.

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Chargers | Shareece Wright battling ankle injury

Tue, 11 Sep 2012 19:09:38 -0700

San Diego Chargers CB Shareece Wright (ankle) suffered an ankle sprain in the Week 1 win against the Oakland Raiders, according to a source. Surgery is not expected to be required based on the preliminary evaluation. CB Marcus Gilchrist came on for Wright and finished the game.

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Chargers | Several miss practice

Sun, 26 Aug 2012 22:33:58 -0700

San Diego Chargers RB Curtis Brinkley (undisclosed), RB Ryan Mathews (clavicle), OT Jared Gaither (back), CB Marcus Gilchrist (hamstring), LB Demorrio Williams (undisclosed), LB Melvin Ingram (thigh), DE Corey Liuget (undisclosed), NT Antonio Garay (ankle), CB Quentin Jammer (undisclosed), TE Dante Rosario (undisclosed), DE Garrett Brown (foot) and S Darrell Stuckey (stinger) did not practice Sunday, Aug. 26.

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Chargers | Roscoe Parrish, others working on side

Mon, 06 Aug 2012 23:28:14 -0700

San Diego Chargers WR Roscoe Parrish (undisclosed), WR Richard Goodman (undisclosed), OLB Jarret Johnson (undisclosed) and CB Marcus Gilchrist (undisclosed) worked on the sidelines during afternoon workouts Monday, Aug. 6.

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Chargers | Shareece Wright working as top nickelback

Tue, 31 Jul 2012 22:34:19 -0700

San Diego Chargers CB Shareece Wright was working as the team's top nickelback in practice Tuesday, July 31, with CB Marcus Gilchrist (undisclosed) sidelined.

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Chargers | Several work on side field

Tue, 31 Jul 2012 22:32:54 -0700

San Diego Chargers SS Atari Bigby (undisclosed), CB Marcus Gilchrist (undisclosed), OT Phillip Trautwein (undisclosed), OG Johnnie Troutman (pectoral) and QB Charlie Whitehurst (knee) worked out on the rehab field Tuesday, July 31, at training camp.

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Chargers | Marcus Gilchrist looks good in OTAs

Thu, 31 May 2012 05:58:23 -0700

San Diego Chargers CB Marcus Gilchrist has looked sharp through the first two days of organized team activities. He has tightly covered receivers while breaking up passes and has recorded at least one interception.

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Chargers | Looking for a veteran nickel back

Wed, 21 Mar 2012 09:31:23 -0700

The San Diego Chargers are looking for a veteran cornerback to serve as their nickel back. If they don't find one in the free-agent market, they could use CB Marcus Gilchrist in that role in 2012.

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Chargers | Week 12 Inactives

Sun, 27 Nov 2011 12:18:36 -0800

The San Diego Chargers have declared WR Bryan Walters, OG Louis Vasquez, DL Luis A. Castillo, WR Malcom Floyd, OT Marcus McNeill, CB Marcus Gilchrist, OG Tyronne Green inactive for Week 12.

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Chargers | Two questionable

Fri, 25 Nov 2011 14:22:16 -0800

San Diego Chargers CB Marcus Gilchrist (hamstring) and LB Shaun Phillips (foot) practiced in full Friday, Nov. 25, and are questionable for Week 12.

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Chargers | Three fully practice

Thu, 24 Nov 2011 13:29:16 -0800

San Diego Chargers DE Jacques Cesaire (knee), LB Bront Bird (ankle) and CB Marcus Gilchrist (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 24.

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Chargers | Seven miss practice

Wed, 23 Nov 2011 15:59:24 -0800

San Diego Chargers DL Luis A. Castillo (leg), WR Malcom Floyd (hip), CB Marcus Gilchrist (hamstring), OG Tyronne Green (hand), OT Marcus McNeill (neck), LB Shaun Phillips (foot) and OG Louis Vasquez (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 23.

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Chargers | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 20 Nov 2011 12:15:26 -0800

The San Diego Chargers have declared OG Louis Vasquez, DL Luis A. Castillo, WR Malcom Floyd, OT Marcus McNeill, CB Marcus Gilchrist, LB Shaun Phillips, OG Tyronne Green inactive for Week 11.

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Chargers | Three doubtful

Fri, 18 Nov 2011 12:55:21 -0800

San Diego Chargers CB Marcus Gilchrist (hamstring), OG Tyronne Green (hand) and OG Louis Vasquez (ankle) did not practice Friday, Nov. 18, and are doubtful for Week 11.

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Chargers | Seven do not practice

Thu, 17 Nov 2011 16:37:51 -0800

San Diego Chargers DL Luis A. Castillo (leg), DL Antonio Garay (hip), CB Marcus Gilchrist (hamstring), OG Tyronne Green (hand), OT Marcus McNeill (neck), LB Shaun Phillips (foot) and OG Louis Vasquez (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 17.

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Chargers | Seven miss practice

Wed, 16 Nov 2011 15:59:03 -0800

San Diego Chargers DL Luis A. Castillo (leg), DL Antonio Garay (hip), CB Marcus Gilchrist (hamstring), OG Tyronne Green (hand), OT Marcus McNeill (neck), LB Shaun Phillips (foot) and OG Louis Vasquez (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 16.

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Chargers | Marcus Gilchrist uncertain for Week 11

Mon, 14 Nov 2011 18:23:49 -0800

San Diego Chargers CB Marcus Gilchrist (hamstring) was unable to practice Monday, Nov. 14, and his status for Week 11 against the Chicago Bears is uncertain.

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Chargers | Sticking with Marcus Gilchrist

Thu, 10 Nov 2011 11:23:54 -0800

San Diego Chargers defensive coordinator Greg Manusky isn't ready to bench CB Marcus Gilchrist after he had two straight poor performances against the Kansas City Chiefs and Green Bay Packers. Gilchrist and CB Antoine Cason split time in practice this week and both will be rotated against the Oakland Raiders Thursday, Nov. 10. "For a young buck, he's got to get his confidence back," Manusky said. "And that's why, you know, we'll have both of them in there at times."

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Chargers | Antoine Cason, Marcus Gilchrist to see time

Thu, 10 Nov 2011 05:07:01 -0800

San Diego Chargers CBs Antoine Cason and Marcus Gilchrist could split reps in the team's Week 10 game. "We are going to try to split the reps and see how it goes," defensive coordinator Greg Manusky said.

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Chargers | Antoine Cason to start in Week 10

Mon, 07 Nov 2011 18:52:02 -0800

San Diego Chargers CB Antoine Cason will move back into the starting lineup for the Week 10 game Thursday, Nov. 10, against the Oakland Raiders. Cason will be starting in place of the ineffective CB Marcus Gilchrist.

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Chargers | Marcus Gilchrist could be benched

Mon, 07 Nov 2011 09:28:47 -0800

The San Diego Chargers could bench CB Marcus Gilchrist in favor of CB Antoine Cason. Gilchrist was burned for two touchdowns and a number of other big plays in Week 9, and Cason had assumed his position at right cornerback by the end of the game.

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Chargers | Antoine Cason re-claims job?

Sun, 06 Nov 2011 21:49:20 -0800

San Diego Chargers CB Antoine Cason replaced an ineffective CB Marcus Gilchrist in the fourth quarter of the Week 9 game against the Green Bay Packers, as Gilchrist was routinely picked on. "Obviously, Marcus was having a tough game," head coach Norv Turner said. "We decided to put Cason in." Turner didn't say if the move would be permanent.

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Chargers | Antoine Cason will play

Fri, 28 Oct 2011 12:23:10 -0700

San Diego Chargers CB Antoine Cason, who has lost his job to CB Marcus Gilchrist, took more repetitions in practice Thursday, Oct. 27, and will still see plenty of playing time going forward.

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Chargers | Marcus Gilchrist working with first team

Wed, 26 Oct 2011 15:38:42 -0700

San Diego Chargers CB Marcus Gilchrist has been working with the first-team defense in place of CB Antoine Cason, and Gilchrist is expected to start in Week 8 against the Kansas City Chiefs. Gilchrist played seven snaps in Week 7.

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Chargers | Three probable

Fri, 21 Oct 2011 13:00:14 -0700

San Diego Chargers DL Jacques Cesaire (knee), CB Marcus Gilchrist (knee) and FB Jacob Hester (foot) are listed as probable for Week 7. Hester was limited in practice Friday, Oct. 21, while Cesaire and Gilchrist practiced in full.

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Chargers | Marcus Gilchrist should return to practice

Fri, 21 Oct 2011 05:07:57 -0700

San Diego Chargers CB Marcus Gilchrist (knee) should return to practice Friday, Oct. 21, after suffering a minor injury earlier in the week.

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Chargers | Two miss practice

Thu, 20 Oct 2011 17:20:02 -0700

San Diego Chargers DE Luis A. Castillo (leg) and CB Marcus Gilchrist (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 20.

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Chargers | Marcus Gilchrist limited in practice

Wed, 19 Oct 2011 17:00:59 -0700

San Diego Chargers CB Marcus Gilchrist (knee) was listed as a limited participant in practice Wednesday, Oct. 19.

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Chargers | Marcus Gilchrist could see another start

Mon, 03 Oct 2011 14:21:07 -0700

San Diego Chargers CB Marcus Gilchrist has played well in recent weeks and made an interception and broke up two passes against the Miami Dolphins in Week 4 in place of CB Quentin Jammer (hamstring). If Jammer is questionable for Week 5, the team won't hesitate to use Gilchrist again.

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Chargers | Quentin Jammer may miss Week 4

Thu, 29 Sep 2011 17:44:28 -0700

San Diego Chargers CB Quentin Jammer (hamstring) may test his injured leg Friday, Sept. 30, but it appears rookie CB Marcus Gilchrist will have to make his first NFL start during Week 4 against the Miami Dolphins.

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Chargers | Marcus Gilchrist agrees

Thu, 28 Jul 2011 11:18:13 -0700

The San Diego Chargers have agreed to terms with rookie CB Marcus Gilchrist, a second-round draft choice, on a four-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Chargers | Marcus Gilchrist expected to compete for returner job

Wed, 11 May 2011 11:04:47 -0700

San Diego Chargers special teams coach Rich Bisaccia said CB Marcus Gilchrist is expected to compete for the team's returning duties during training camp.

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Chargers | Could use Marcus Gilchrist at different spots

Fri, 06 May 2011 15:57:15 -0700

San Diego Chargers general manager A.J. Smith said the team can use CB Marcus Gilchrist at either cornerback or safety next season. Smith said the team can also use Gilchrist as a returner on special teams as well.

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Chargers | Needed depth at CB

Sat, 30 Apr 2011 06:54:39 -0700

The San Diego Chargers felt it was important to add depth at the cornerback position in the NFL Draft. The team selected CBs Marcus Gilchrist and CB Shareece Wright. "You start looking at depth," director of player personnel Jimmy Raye said. "We needed to add an outside corner. Then (we needed) another guy to play the slot and be versatile to play the outside as well. Both of (our draft picks) do that."

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Chargers | Quentin Jammer to move to safety?

Fri, 29 Apr 2011 23:41:25 -0700

San Diego Chargers head coach Norv Turner shot down speculation that CB Quentin Jammer would move to safety following the drafting of CBs Marcus Gilchrist and Shareece Wright. "He's not," Turner said Friday, April 29. "Quentin Jammer is one of the better corners in the league, and I look forward to him continuing to do the things he's done."

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Chargers | Select Marcus Gilchrist at No. 50

Fri, 29 Apr 2011 16:35:13 -0700

The San Diego Chargers selected Clemson CB Marcus Gilchrist with the 50th overall pick of the 2011 NFL Draft.

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Browns | Worked out Marcus Gilchrist

Wed, 13 Apr 2011 10:56:02 -0700

The Cleveland Browns have worked out Clemson DB Marcus Gilchrist, a source told Aaron Wilson, of NationalFootballPost.com.

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Chiefs | Met with Marcus Gilchrist

Wed, 13 Apr 2011 10:50:15 -0700

The Kansas City Chiefs have met with Clemson DB Marcus Gilchrist, a source told Aaron Wilson, of NationalFootballPost.com.

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Rams | Meeting with Marcus Gilchrist

Wed, 13 Apr 2011 10:47:19 -0700

The St. Louis Rams are meeting with Clemson DB Marcus Gilchrist Wednesday, April 13, a source told Aaron Wilson, of NationalFootballPost.com.

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NFL | Marcus Gilchrist runs the 40-yard dash

Tue, 01 Mar 2011 09:00:25 -0800

Clemson DB Marcus Gilchrist posted an unofficial time of 4.46 seconds in the 40-yard dash at the NFL Scouting Combine, reports Frank Tadych, of NFL.com.

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NFL | Marcus Gilchrist believes he can play either DB spot

Sun, 27 Feb 2011 13:36:29 -0800

Clemson DB Marcus Gilchrist said he believes that he can play either safety or cornerback at a high level in the NFL. Gilchrist said he played both positions in his college career.

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NFL | Marcus Gilchrist believes special teams play will help value

Sun, 27 Feb 2011 13:31:02 -0800

Clemson DB Marcus Gilchrist said he believes his time playing on special teams in college will help his draft value because it shows people that he can do several different things.

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