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Detrez Newsome

Los Angeles Chargers
Running Back #21
Los Angeles Chargers
Running Back #21

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Works out with Ravens

Newsome (undisclosed) had a tryout with the Ravens on Tuesday, freelance NFL writer Howard Balzer reports.

Jan 7, 2020 5:30 PM EST


Let go off practice squad

Newsome (undisclosed) was released off the Chargers' practice squad injured list with an injury settlement Wednesday, per the NFL's official transaction log.

Oct 16, 2019 7:55 PM EST



Placed on injured list

Newsome was placed on the Chargers' practice squad's injured list Tuesday due to an undisclosed injury, Eric D. Williams of ESPN.com reports.

Oct 15, 2019 6:51 PM EST


Lands on practice squad

Newsome joined the Chargers' practice squad Sunday, Eric D. Williams of ESPN.com reports.

Sep 3, 2019 7:39 AM EST


Odd man out of rotation

Newsome was waived by the Chargers on Saturday, Eric D. Williams of ESPN.com reports.

Aug 31, 2019 3:22 PM EST



Hits paydirt Thursday

Newsome rushed six times for 26 yards and a touchdown, adding 32 yards on two receptions in Thursday's preseason win over San Francisco.

Aug 29, 2019 11:07 PM EST


Little impact in preseason loss

Newsome carried the ball five times for 17 yards and caught his only target for five yards in Sunday's preseason loss to the Saints.

Aug 18, 2019 6:10 PM EST


Returns from leg injury

Newsome (leg) was participating at practice Monday, Eric D. Williams of ESPN.com reports.

Jul 29, 2019 3:55 PM EST


Suffers apparent leg injury

Newsome hurt his right leg Sunday during practice, Eric D. Williams of ESPN.com reports.

Jul 28, 2019 3:08 PM EST


Heightened expectations in 2019

Offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt expects Newsome to take a step forward in his second season, Ricky Henne of the Chargers' official site reports.

Jun 26, 2019 10:25 AM EST


Uneventful rookie season

Newsome played in nine games with the Chargers during his rookie campaign, carrying the ball 11 times for 49 yards and also tallying two catches for 19 yards.

Jan 24, 2019 9:23 AM EST


Totals 53 yards

Newsome carried the ball six times for 34 yards and also caught both of his targets for 19 yards in the win Thursday over the Chiefs.

Dec 14, 2018 1:24 PM EST


Could be No. 2 back in Week 15

Newsome is likely to serve as the top backup to Justin Jackson in Thursday's game against the Chiefs after coach Anthony Lynn told Steve Wyche of NFL Network that he's "not optimistic" Melvin Gordon (knee) and Austin Ekeler (neck/concussion) will be available for the contest.

Dec 11, 2018 8:32 AM EST


Gains first yards of the season

Newsome ran for 15 yards on four carries during Sunday's 45-10 win over Arizona.

Nov 27, 2018 8:18 PM EST


Rejoins Chargers

Newsome signed a contract with the Chargers on Saturday.

Oct 20, 2018 3:10 PM EST


Waived by Chargers

The Chargers waived Newsome on Monday, Eric D. Williams of ESPN.com reports.

Sep 24, 2018 4:53 PM EST


Earns spot on roster

Newsome earned a spot on the Chargers' 53-man roster, Jack Wang of the Los Angeles Daily News reports.

Sep 3, 2018 7:46 AM EST


Tallies 35 yards on the ground

Newsome carried the ball seven times for 35 yards and also returned a kickoff for 63 yards in Thursday's 23-21 preseason win over the 49ers.

Aug 31, 2018 10:18 AM EST


Scores touchdown in Saturday's preseason contest

Newsome carried the ball 12 times for 34 yards and a touchdown in a 36-7 preseason loss to the Saints on Saturday.

Aug 27, 2018 6:54 AM EST


Leads team in total yards

Newsome carried the ball 19 times for 78 yards and also caught three receptions for 22 yards in the Chargers 24-14 preseason win over the Seahawks on Saturday

Aug 19, 2018 1:59 PM EST