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Chargers HC Brandon Staley Shares the Status of LB

COSTA MESA Chargers linebacker Kenneth Murray announced last month via his Instagram account that he underwent offseason surgery. Murray followed the advice of the team's medical team, but after rest didnt Carlton Fisk Jersey improve the pain of his impaired ankle, he followed suit with the procedure in early April hoping better health will be in his near future.Prior to the NFL Draft, Chargers general manager Tom Telesco didn't have a concrete timetable yet for Murray, but the a sumption was that he would mi s all of OTAs.On Christian Vazquez Jersey Monday, the first day of the Chargers' OTA portion of their offseason program, Murray was not present during the open availability to the media.Following practice, Chargers coach Brandon Staley delivered an update on Murray's status, revealing the expectation for the former first-round pick is for him to be back at full speed for the start of training camp.From now until the summertime, until training camp starts, in the rehabilitation proce s, I know that he is going to be weight-bearing here soon," Staley said of Murray. "Then, once that starts, its really a sprint to get to training camp. But, we expect him to participate in training camp.The Chargers will have eight more days of Craig Kimbrel Jersey OTA practices, which end on June 9. They'll hold a mandatory minicamp from June 14-15, but based on the layout from Staley, it appears training camp is the target date for Murray.Scroll to ContinueThis year's training camp dates have yet to be announced, but typically begin in mid-to-late July.K9 Dustin Pedroia Jersey is a fantastic player. Hes a guy thats going to do really well for us this year," linebacker Drue Tranquill said about Murray earlier this month. "Ive been able to kind of see Murray throughout the offseason getting rehabbed. Hes as focused as ever and as Boston Red Sox Jersey hungry as ever. "I think, when you come in as a first-round pick, it can be really hard. Theres a lot of expectations on you. I think, if he kind of gets his freedom, mentally back, that youre going to start to see some of those traits come alive. I know hes just super hungry and ready to get back on the field, and ready to solidify as a premium player.More from Charger Report