chargers trailing Austin Eckler appears to be on the verge of going elsewhere.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Eckler was given permission by the Chargers to seek a trade today after the team and player failed to reach agreement on a new contract.
It doesn’t mean Ekeler’s time in Los Angeles is coming to an end, but usually when a player is allowed to seek a trade, it means he’s leaving.
Eckler is entering the final year of his contract and is set to make $6.25 million in base salary in 2023. Last year he was the Chargers’ leading rusher with 204 carries for 915 yards and 13 touchdowns, and he also led the Chargers with 107 catches. and five receiving touchdowns.
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