The Chargers had private interviews or workouts with 17 players, including three quarterbacks, but Marcus Mariota was the only one who did both, according to an unofficial list compiled by NFLDraftScout.com.
Representatives from the four clubs included Denver quarterback Gregg Knapp and Tennessee's scout Tim Ruskell, a former general manager. The scouts were on hand to watch Northwestern quarterback Trevor Siemian, a 6-foot-3, 220 pounder who wasn't able to participate in all-star games or the Combine after suffering a torn ACL in November.
NFLDraftScout.com puts the San Diego Chargers on the clock, identifying team needs and best fit. With holes at running back, outside linebacker other areas of concern, what would you do with the 17th overall pick?
This article is one of a 32-part series in which the goal is to identify one relatively unheralded player selected in the 2014 NFL Draft who appears to be an especially good schematic fit with his new NFL team.