Davis’ responsibilities increase with Chargers
A week after debuting as a kick returner, Glendale High alumnus Michael Davis added another first in his rookie campaign with the Los Angeles Chargers.
Davis, a cornerback by trade, had played exclusively on special teams. Yet on Sunday, the 22-year-old saw a few plays on defense in Los Angeles’ tough 20-17 overtime road loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars.
According to the Salt Lake Tribune, Davis played six defensive snaps. He finished with one tackle, which came on a punt return in the fourth quarter.
Davis was also flagged in the first quarter for an illegal touching violation on a punt. The penalty...