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Draft Scout Andrew Gachkar News
08/29/15 - LB Andrew Gachkar will start at middle linebacker against the Vikings Saturday. He has played weak-side and strong-side linebacker in camp so far. The Cowboys have been scrambling in the middle because of injuries to Rolando McClain and Anthony Hitchens.
03/15/15 - LB Andrew Gachkar left the Chargers for the Cowboys Sunday (March 15), agreeing to terms on a two-year, contract worth up to $5.5 million.
Gachkar has spent the previous four seasons with the Chargers. He was selected by San Diego in the seventh round of the 2011 NFL Draft.
Gachkar, 26, has totaled 120 tackles and two sacks, playing in 63 of 64 games, in the last four seasons. He started five contests in 2014, recording 49 tackles and one sack over 15 games.
Gachkar tweeted the news Sunday: "Proud to announce I'm going to be signing with the @dallascowboys!!! A dream come true and an amazing opportunity for my family and I!!!! ... I want to thank the @Chargers for a great 4 years of my life!!! I had some amazing teammates, coaches and staff around me! Thank u very much."
03/04/15 - ILB Andrew Gachkar continues to be one of the team's unsung contributors on running downs; he has a nose for the football. Plus, he helps on special teams. While starters Donald Butler and Manti Te'o get most of the attention, Gachkar continues to be productive in limited snaps. Last season, he had 49 tackles and a sack, plus returned a fumble for a touchdown.
12/04/14 - ILB Andrew Gachkar (knee) was a full participant after being limited on Wednesday.
11/27/14 - ILB Andrew Gachkar (knee) didn't work. He likely goes on Sunday.