The Chargers signed free agent linebacker Jerrell Harris.
Harris, 6-3, 242, is a first-year player from the University of Alabama where one of his teammates was Chargers tackle
Harris played on national championship teams at Alabama in 2009 and 2011, starting at strong-side linebacker for their ’11 championship squad.
A native of Gadsden, Alabama, Harris prepped at Gadsden City High School where he was an all-state player as a senior.
Harris will wear No. 44 for the Chargers.