SAN DIEGO – The San Diego Chargers have taken quarterback Brad Sorensen of Southern Utah in the seventh round of the NFL draft.
The 6-foot-5, 230-pound Sorensen gives the Chargers three quarterbacks on the roster, behind Philip Rivers and Charlie Whitehurst.
Sorensen threw for 3,139 yards and 23 touchdowns in 2012 to give him three straight seasons with more than 3,000 yards. He set the single-season school record with 3,163 yards in 2010. He finished his career with a school-record 9,445 yards passing and 61 touchdowns.