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King Dunlap | Tackle | #77

Team: San Diego Chargers
Age / DOB:  (30) / 9/14/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'9' / 330
College: Auburn
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 7 (230) / PHI
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Chargers LT King Dunlap said he is not concerned about the possibility of another concussion.
Dunlap was sidelined due to a concussion early last season, but he downplayed how the injury will affect him moving forward. "Concussions, they happen. We play a contact sport," Dunlap said. "As far as I’m concerned, if I have another one that’s not the end. … I appreciate people being concerned, but I’m fine. I feel great." Dunlap was forced to miss nine games last season due to the concussion and an ankle injury. He has only played a full 16-game slate once in his career. With Dunlap set to turn 31 in September, it is possible the Chargers draft his replacement in Ole Miss LT Laremy Tunsil with the No. 3 overall pick. Apr 25 - 9:38 PM

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Chargers LT King Dunlap has agreed to a $1.2 million pay cut for 2016.

Dunlap's salary has been slashed from $4.5 million to $3.3 million, but he can earn back all $1.2 million through playing-time incentives. A high-ankle sprain and concussion helped limit Dunlap to only seven appearances in 2015. When he was on the field, he struggled. Dunlap turns 31 in September.
Mar 14 - 2:35 PM

Chargers LT King Dunlap's $4.5 million salary is fully guaranteed for 2016.

Dunlap played in only seven games last year, but was never a release candidate. The Chargers have him signed through 2018.
Mar 12 - 9:12 PM

Chargers LT King Dunlap (probable, ankle) has been cleared for Week 14.

Dunlap will provide a run-blocking upgrade. San Diego’s pass game remains a concern with Philip Rivers (probable, illness) not fully healthy, and Steve Johnson/Dontrelle Inman sidelined. RG D.J. Fluker (concussion, questionable) is also on track to return after getting in two full practices this week.
Sat, Dec 12, 2015 07:16:00 PM

Chargers LT King Dunlap (ankle) has been ruled out for Week 13.

The Chargers will also be without RG D.J. Fluker. It's a downgrade in run blocking, but San Diego has been playing with an injured offensive line all year. Chris Hairston will start in place of Dunlap.
Sat, Dec 5, 2015 06:41:00 PM

Chargers declared LT King Dunlap, RG D.J. Fluker, ILB Kavell Conner, DL Damion Square, OLB Cordarro Law, S Adrian Phillips, and CB Greg Ducre inactive for Week 12 against the Jaguars.

Dunlap injured his ankle in Week 11. Fluker has suffered another concussion. The Chargers' offensive line has been banged up all season long.
Sun, Nov 29, 2015 11:42:00 AM

Chargers LT King Dunlap (ankle) is listed as doubtful for Week 12.

Chargers RG D.J. Fluker (concussion) has been ruled out. Surrounded by a decimated supporting cast, the arrow on Philip Rivers is pointing downward even in a favorable on-paper matchup with Jacksonville's weak pass defense.
Fri, Nov 27, 2015 03:20:00 PM

LT King Dunlap exited the Chargers' Week 11 loss to the Chiefs with an ankle injury and did not return.

There was speculation he might have been benched after allowing two sacks but that wasn't the case. Right tackle Joe Barksdale (hip) also got hurt on Sunday. San Diego's offensive line has been banged up all season and this latest batch of injuries won't help matters.
Sun, Nov 22, 2015 07:06:00 PM

Chargers LT King Dunlap (ankle) has been ruled out for Week 9.

The Chargers will also be without C Chris Watt (shoulder) and LG Orlando Franklin (doubtful, knee). It's more a run-blocking downgrade than pass protection concern. Chris Hairston will start for Dunlap.
Sat, Nov 7, 2015 02:50:00 PM

Chargers LT King Dunlap has been diagnosed with a high-ankle sprain.

Dunlap is highly questionable for next Monday's game against the Bears, but could be ready to return following San Diego's Week 10 bye. Injuries have left the Bolts' line constantly in flux this season, but it hasn't affected Philip Rivers' league-leading passing production.
Mon, Nov 2, 2015 03:31:00 PM

Chargers LT King Dunlap did not suffer a fractured ankle Week 8 against the Ravens.

Dunlap was carted off the field in the first quarter, but X-rays showed no broken bones. He will have an MRI Monday. The Chargers' offensive line has dealt with a ridiculous amount of injuries all season.
Mon, Nov 2, 2015 08:40:00 AM

Chargers LT King Dunlap was carted off the field with a left injury in the first quarter of Sunday's Week 8 game at Baltimore.

Dunlap was in a ton of pain after going down on the Chargers' first drive. He is questionable to return. LG Orlando Franklin is inactive today.
Sun, Nov 1, 2015 01:13:00 PM

Chargers LT King Dunlap (concussion) has been ruled out for Week 6.

Dunlap will miss his third straight game and remains in the concussion protocol. The Chargers will also be without C Chris Watt (groin) this week. Orlando Franklin (ankle) and RG D.J. Fluker (ankle) are listed as questionable.
Fri, Oct 16, 2015 08:17:00 PM

Chargers LT King Dunlap (concussion) is listed as doubtful for Week 5.

Dunlap remains in the concussion protocol and will miss his second straight game. The Chargers offensive line should have C Chris Watt (groin) and RG D.J. Fluker (ankle) this week, but will be without Dunlap and LG Orlando Franklin.
Sat, Oct 10, 2015 03:01:00 PM

Chargers LT King Dunlap suffered a concussion Week 3 against the Vikings.

Dunlap was forced to leave the game in the fourth quarter. He will have to pass through the league's concussion protocol before returning to the field.
Sun, Sep 27, 2015 08:53:00 PM

Depth Charts

Skill Players
PosRoleName
QB1Philip Rivers
2Kellen Clemens
3Zach Mettenberger
4Mike Bercovici
RB1Melvin Gordon
2Danny Woodhead
3Branden Oliver
4Dreamius Smith
5Kenneth Farrow
GLB1Danny Woodhead
2Melvin Gordon
3RB1Danny Woodhead
2Melvin Gordon
FB1Derek Watt
WR11Keenan Allen
2Dontrelle Inman
3Javontee Herndon
4Isaiah Burse
5DeAndre Reaves
WR21Travis Benjamin
2Stevie Johnson
3Tyrell Williams
4Jamaal Jones
5Dom Williams
WR31Stevie Johnson
TE1Antonio Gates
2Hunter Henry
3Jeff Cumberland
4Sean McGrath
5Asante Cleveland
LT1King Dunlap
2Chris Hairston
3Tyler Johnstone
LG1Orlando Franklin
2Chris Watt
3Vi Teofilo
C1Matt Slauson
2Max Tuerk
3Trevor Robinson
4Spencer Pulley
RG1D.J. Fluker
2Kenny Wiggins
3Donavon Clark
4Mike McQueen
RT1Joe Barksdale
2Tyreek Burwell
3Zeth Ramsay
K1Josh Lambo