Clary did not play during the 2014 season due to two hip surgeries.
Clary spent all nine of his NFL years with San Diego.
"San Diego is a great place to play, and I couldn't have asked for a better organization to play for," Clary said in a prepared statement, per ESPN. "All the coaches and all the players I was with, and the friendships I've built. ... I'm honored to have played for an organization like this. It means the world to me."
Clary did not play in 2014 because of two hip surgeries.
"If you asked what a great teammate looks like, I could just tell ya Jeromey Clary," quarterback Philip Rivers said. "His toughness, his fight and dependability on and off the field were top notch. I will miss playing with No. 66."
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Clary will not count toward the team's initial 53-man roster, but he won't be able to return until the team's seventh game. He is still working his way back from offseason hip surgery.