|No. 92 – Los Angeles Chargers|
|Born:||September 27, 1996|
|Height:||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight:||280 lb (127 kg)|
|High school:||Xaverian Brothers|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics|
|Player stats at NFL.com|
Joe Gaziano (born September 27, 1996) is an American football defensive end for the Los Angeles Chargers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the Northwestern Wildcats.
Gaziano was a member of the Northwestern Wildcats for five seasons, redshirting his true freshman year. He finished his collegiate career with school records of 30 sacks and 10 forced fumbles and second all-time with 48.5 tackles for loss with 153 total tackles, four fumbles recovered, 15 passes defended and a blocked kick in 52 games played.
Gaziano was signed by the Los Angeles Chargers as an undrafted free agent on April 25, 2020. He was waived at the end of training camp during final roster cuts on September 5, 2020, and signed to the practice squad on September 10, 2020. He was elevated to the active roster on October 12 and December 26 for the team's weeks 5 and 16 games against the New Orleans Saints and Denver Broncos, and reverted to the practice squad after each game. On January 1, 2021, Gaziano was signed to the active roster.
- Mandel, Stewart (December 28, 2017). "Music City Bowl: Northwestern's Joe Gaziano is adding new fame to family name". The Athletic.
- "Football: Joe Gaziano signs with NFL's Los Angeles Chargers as undrafted free agent".
- "Joe Gaziano heads West, signs free agent contract with Chargers". Boston Herald. April 25, 2020.
- "We've Trimmed Our Roster to 53". Chargers.com. September 5, 2020. Retrieved February 8, 2021.
- Peterson, Michael (September 10, 2020). "Chargers sign DE Joe Gaziano to practice squad". BoltsFromTheBlue.com. SB Nation.
- "Chargers Activate DE Joe Gaziano and RB Troymaine Pope". Chargers.com. October 12, 2020.
- "Los Angeles Chargers Sign Jessie Lemonier to Active Roster; Place Uchenna Nwosu on Injured Reserve". Chargers.com. December 26, 2020. Retrieved February 8, 2021.
- "Los Angeles Chargers Make Roster Moves Prior to Sunday's Game". Chargers.com. January 1, 2021. Retrieved February 11, 2021.