Crompton is San Diego’s first draft pick to sign and the third to sign in the AFC West. Denver has signed two draft picks.
Crompton will be San Diego’s third-string quarterback behind starter Philip Rivers and backup Billy Volek. The Chargers traded third stringer Charlie Whitehurst to Seattle this offseason. Crompton was a player San Diego targeted through the offseason.
Crompton trained with former NFL coach Sam Wyche. Wyche thinks Crompton has a chance to be a quality NFL player.