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Chargers Draft Interview: Dave Ball

Chargers Draft Interview: Dave Ball

Dave Ball is a football player who likes to take action. He'll go one on one with a three hundred pound lineman, he'll force the quarterback to lose the football, and he'll take down a running back behind the line of scrimmage, all of which he did innumerable times at UCLA.

But during the draft, all Ball could do is sit around and wait. There was no action he could take except make sure his phone line stayed open. Ball expected to be drafted on the first day of the draft, but instead he was not drafted until Sunday, when the Chargers took him in the fifth round with the 133rd overall pick. So why did the man who led the nation in sacks and was the ABC-Chevrolet... Recommended Stories

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