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Chargers Get 3-4 Experience In Foley

Chargers newest LB, Steve Foley

Marty Schottenheimer introduced linebacker Steve Foley to the media on Thursday, the first unrestricted free agent the team signed away from another team. Schottenheimer made it clear that the San Diego Chargers would make the transition to the 3-4 defense and called Foley, "an integral part of this 3-4 defense." Ironically the announcement to move to the 3-4 defense came on March 4th, aka 3-4.

Marty Schottenheimer said his love affair with linebacker Steve Foley began when he was back with the Bengals and began his press conference with confirmation on the intent to go with a 3-4 defense, something both Schottenheimer and Wade Phillips have experience with in the past. At 6-3, 260 pounds, Foley is built for both outside linebacker and someone who can play a rush type end position in... Recommended Stories

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