SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Chargers have placed linebacker James Holt on injured reserve with a shoulder injury and signed Dontarrious Thomas, who played this season in the United Football League.
Holt was hurt in Sunday’s regular-season finale against Washington and will undergo surgery. He was used mostly on special teams.
Thomas has played in 63 games in five NFL seasons, including 10 starts, with Minnesota and San Francisco. He hasn’t played in the NFL since the end of the 2008 season.