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Offseason Battle Primer: Tolbert vs. Latsko

FB Mike Tolbert (Donald Miralle/Getty)

The fullback position is in flux for the San Diego Chargers. Jacob Hester will return as the starter while Mike Tolbert and Billy Latsko will compete for the backup job and a to-be-determined role on offense. Tolbert and Latsko bring contrasting skill-sets to the table, which is what makes this offseason battle so intriguing.

Mike Tolbert, an undrafted rookie last year from Coastal Carolina, was San Diego's most pleasant surprise early last season season. He started each of the first four games and caught 10 passes for 134 yards (13.4-yard avg) during that span. FB Mike Tolbert Donald Miralle/Getty Inconsistent blocking and a midseason ankle injury made Tolbert's emergence short-lived. Over the final 12 games of the... Recommended Stories

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