The Chargers have signed a new addition to their defense.
Jordan Mabin, who spent three seasons on practice squads, was signed by the Chargers as a cornerback, according to a statement Tuesday.
In order for the 5 foot 11 inch, 180 pound player to join the roster, the Chargers released wide receiver Demetrius Wilson, they said.
Mabin joined the NFL as an undrafted rookie with the Baltimore Ravens in 2012. He played in Baltimore, Cleveland and Atlanta practice squads.
The Northfield Center, Ohio native played collegiate football at Northwestern. He was an honorable mention for the All-Big Ten pick as a senior in 2011 and was team captain.