The San Diego Chargers have signed defensive tackle Aubrayo Franklin to a one-year contract. Franklin started nine games last season for the New Orleans Saints, registering 17 tackles. Franklin is a 6-foot-1, 317-pounder from the University of Tennessee who hasn't missed a game since the 2007 season. He has 204 career tackles
July 19, 2012
Surprisingly, there appears to be almost no market for free agency's quality defensive linemen this year. The case of former 49er Aubrayo Franklin — a proven 3-4 nose tackle the Niners allowed to walk last summer — is especially interesting.
April 7, 2012
New Orleans Saints veteran nose guard Aubrayo Franklin sprained his medial collateral ligament in his right knee, Saints coach Sean Payton announced. That's not great news, but it's better than the alternative since Franklin should be able to return soon.
August 21, 2011