Chargers waive one, another to IR

The San Diego Chargers waived defensive end Patrick Massey and placed linebacker Phil Archer on injured reserve with a knee injury.

Patrick Massey was an undrafted rookie from Michigan. Phil Archer was in his second training camp with the Chargers. He was in camp in 2005 and later allocated by the team to play in NFL Europe in 2006, where he played for the Amsterdam Admirals.

The active roster now lists 74 players. The deadline to reduce the roster to the final 53-man roster limit is Saturday, Sept. 2 at 3 pm PT. Teams may sign up to eight Practice Squad players beginning Sunday, Sept. 3.

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