Chargers: SDSU’s Kevin O’Connell Return’s Home!

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It has been a long time since Kevin O’Connell last played on the grid Iron in San Diego. Finishing a great career at San Diego State as a member of the second team mountain west. Kevin O’Connell was drafted in 2008 by the New England Patriots and then released in 2009 by the New England Patriots.

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He was picked up soon after being released he was picked up by the Detroit Lions and then traded to the New York Jets a few days later for draft picks. On August 31, 2010, New York would release O’Connell. Following his release, the New York Jets re-signed O’Connell to a two-year deal. He has been placed on the injured reserve list. He was later released again.

O’Connell would be picked up by the Miami Dolphins and was waived one month later. Then would be resigned once again by the New York Jets. O’Connell would then be released shortly before Tim Tebow was traded to the Jets. O’Connell’s long journey has come full circle pending a physical on monday, O”Connell will be come the back up quarterback for the San Diego Chargers!

About DavidSDSU (1259 Articles)
I graduated from San Diego State University with a degree in Journalism with an emphasis in Media Studies. I am also the Founder and CEO of San Diego Sports Domination. I am an award winning blogger and have been covering San Diego State Athletics and San Diego Sports for the past 10 years. I have written many guest articles and have appeared in many podcasts. I am also the team photographer for the San Diego Silverbacks, San Diego Surf (WPSL) and San Diego Strike Force. At my day job, I am a Live Coverage and Studio Coordinator at STN Digital a Digital Marketing Agency that works in the Sports & Entertainment Industry. We work with the biggest sports & entertainment companies in the world.

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