National Football League
Name  Nathan Vasher
Born  11/17/1981
Height  5-11
Weight  185
College  Texas
9/4/2010 5:28:00 PM
Description: As the deadline approaches for NFL teams to have their roster's cut to 53, the San Diego Chargers released among others, defensive back Nathan Vasher, quarterback Jonathan Crompton, and wideout Josh Reed. SOURCE: SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE
3/29/2010 7:35:00 PM
Description: The Chargers signed Vasher to a two year deal on Monday.
Insight: This would have been big news a few years ago, but Vasher's talent level seems to have fallen way off. He'll be competing for nickel back duties in San Diego. (
3/17/2010 6:45:00 PM
Description: ESPN's Adam Schefter reports, via Twitter, that the Bears have released Vasher.
Insight: Vasher was due to make $3 million in 2010, and his decline in play made him not worth that price. He should be able to find another team. (
2/26/2010 8:05:00 PM
Description: According to Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune, via Twitter, Bears' GM Jerry Angelo said Vasher will remain on the roster at least until training camp.
Insight: Vasher has not played well in recent seasons, and may have trouble earning a significant role in the Bears' secondary heading into next season. (
2/7/2010 11:39:00 PM
Description: Dan Pompei of the Chicago Tribune reports that the Bears' coaching staff lost confidence in Vasher this season.
Insight: Vasher is due $2.95 million next season, and it's possible he will not be back with the Bears. (
1/4/2010 11:07:00 AM
Description: Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune speculates that Vasher could be cut during the offseason.
Insight: Vasher is scheduled to make $2.95 million in 2010, and a a groin injury has robbed him of some of his coverage skills. He should be able to latch on with another team if the Bears let him go. (