On Thursday, US time, the Lightning officially announced that it will sign veteran outside linebacker Kyle Van Noy. Details of the contract have not yet been released.
The Chargers spent a lot on defense this offseason. They traded for pass rusher Khalil Mack and signed cornerback J.C. Jackson and defensive tackle Sebastian Joseph. Day (Sebastian Joseph-Day).
The Patriots waived Vanoy in March, freeing up about $4.1 million in cap space. In all 16 regular-season games for the Patriots last season, Vanoy completed a total of 66 tackles, 5 sacks, 10 broken passes, a forced fumble, and an interception and return for a touchdown.
Vanoy, a two-time Super Bowl winner with the Patriots, signed with the Dolphins for the 2020 season but returned to the Patriots a year later. In eight years of his career, Vanoy completed a total of 28.5 sacks.