The receiver-returner injured his knee on July 30, the first day of training camp, while participating in what should've been a rudimentary punt return drill. Instead, he suffered a non-contact knee injury that required arthroscopic surgery last week, sources said. Herndon was waived-injured Tuesday, part of a cluster of roster moves the Chargers made when cutting from a 90- to 75-man roster by the NFL's 1 p.m. PT deadline.
Herndon will default to injured reserve upon clearing waivers Wednesday.
Jan 01, 2016 · 6:26 PM EST
Chargers WR Javontee Herndon (chest, questionable) took full practice reps on Friday after being limited earlier in the week and is questionable for Week 17.
Dec 18, 2015 · 6:32 PM EST
Chargers WR Javontee Herndon (shoulder, probable) took full practice reps again Friday and is probable for Week 15.
Dec 17, 2015 · 6:06 PM EST
Chargers WR Javontee Herndon (shoulder) took full practice reps Thursday after being limited Wednesday.