Eight former South Carolina football players have signed free agent contracts with NFL teams, bringing a total of 10 players from the 2010 SEC Eastern Division championship team in NFL camps this fall.
Among those signing free agent contracts are:
-- defensive tackle Ladi Ajiboye (Seattle Seahawks),
-- offensive lineman Garrett Chisolm (Miami Dolphins),
-- fullback Patrick DiMarco (San Diego Chargers),
-- offensive lineman Hutch Eckerson (San Diego Chargers),
-- wide receiver Tori Gurley (Green Bay Packers),
-- offensive lineman Jarriel King (New York Giants),
-- punter/placekicker Spencer Lanning (Chicago Bears),
-- and tight end Weslye Saunders (Pittsburgh Steelers).
In addition, defensive back Chris Culliver is in the San Francisco 49ers camp after being a third round draft pick, while defensive end Cliff Matthews is with the Atlanta Falcons after being selected in the seventh round of the 2011 NFL Draft.