Chargers sign left tackle Max Starks to one-year deal

By Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

Left tackle Max Starks started 96 games in nine seasons with the Steelers. (USATSI)

The Chargers' search for a left tackle is over, at least for 2013.

San Diego signed former Steeler Max Starks to a one-year deal, and he's expected to win the starting job over King Dunlap. D.J. Fluker, the 11th overall pick in the draft, figures to start at right tackle on what should be a much-improved line.

Pittsburgh opened OTAs on Tuesday with Marcus Gilbert at left tackle.

Starks, 31, who started all 16 games last season, spent his first nine seasons in Pittsburgh. He said a classy goodbye on Twitter.

CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Sign up to our newsletter and find out who your team could be picking

nfl Video

June 2, 2015
AP returns to Minnesota (2:00)
June 2, 2015
Boomer & Carton: Cam Newton's new contract
June 2, 2015
Boomer & Carton: Adrian Peterson will participate in OTA
June 2, 2015
Boomer & Carton: Odell Beckham Jr. dealing with hamstring


Most Popular

2016 Super Bowl
Super Bowl