D.J. Fluker was a first-round draught prime of nan San Diego Chargers successful 2013 aft starring astatine Alabama and played 4 seasons for nan AFC West squad earlier moving to respective different teams.
Between 2017 and 2020, Fluker played for nan New York Giants, Seattle Seahawks and Baltimore Ravens. His longest tenure successful that span was 2 seasons successful Seattle. However, he has not played successful nan NFL since 2020 erstwhile he was blocking for Lamar Jackson successful Baltimore.
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D.J. Fluker, #76 of nan San Diego Chargers, speaks pinch members of nan media aft a workout convention during Rookie Camp astatine nan teams believe installation connected May 10, 2013 successful San Diego. (Kent C. Horner/Getty Images)
The comeback communicative starts now.
Fluker, who was listed arsenic 6-foot-5 and 342 pounds, is attempting to latch onto an NFL squad up of training campy and will activity retired astatine Alabama’s upcoming pro day. According to The Score, Fluker is down to 330 pounds and appears to beryllium backmost successful playing shape. A video of his workouts surfaced Monday.
Offensive tackle D.J. Fluker, #78 of nan Seattle Seahawks, sits connected nan chair aft losing to nan San Francisco 49ers 26-21 astatine CenturyLink Field connected Dec. 29, 2019 successful Seattle. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
Fluker besides tweeted a image summing up what he has learned complete nan past 2 years since he appeared connected an NFL field.
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"The champion point I learn. Just beryllium yourself!" he wrote.
Fluker was a nationalist champion pinch Alabama 3 times during his collegiate career. He was a First-Team All-American and First-Team All-SEC action successful 2012 earlier turning pro.
He tried to latch onto 3 teams successful 2021 – nan Miami Dolphins, Las Vegas Raiders and Jacksonville Jaguars – but could ne'er find a spot connected nan 53-man roster.
D.J. Fluker, #78 of nan Seattle Seahawks, looks connected anterior to nan commencement of a crippled against nan Atlanta Falcons astatine Mercedes-Benz Stadium connected Oct. 27, 2019 successful Atlanta. (Carmen Mandato/Getty Images)
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Teams looking for added extent astatine nan violative statement position could usage Fluker particularly arsenic NFL teams determine to make investments astatine nan backmost position.
Ryan Gaydos is simply a elder editor for Fox News Digital.