Aug 29, 2013; San Diego, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers linebacker Nate Stupar (45) tackles San Diego Chargers quarterback Brad Sorensen (4) for a loss during third quarter action at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY

Morning Dump: San Diego Chargers News Around the Web


Chargers must wait an extra day to start season but they’re ready to go now
Washington Post
SAN DIEGO — The Chargers are ready for their season opener but they’re going to need a little patience. San Diego hosts Houston in the second game of the Monday night doubleheader, and while that gives them more time to become comfortable in 

Rivers, Chargers ready to start season
SI.com
SAN DIEGO (AP) – The Chargers are ready for their season opener but they’re going to need a little patience. San Diego hosts Houston in the second game of the Monday night doubleheader, and while that gives them more time to become comfortable in 

Chargers‘ McCoy says rookie Manti T’eo could play against Texans
Houston Chronicle (blog)
Chargers coach Mike McCoy said Wednesday rookie linebacker Manti T’eo continues to make progress and could play Monday during the season-opener against the Texans. “He’s getting better every day,” McCoy said during a media interview. “We’re taking 

Ranking the Chargers roster, 1-53
U-T San Diego
San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews (24) dives into the end zone for a touchdown against the Arizona Cardinals during the first half of a preseason NFL football game, Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri) — AP.

Philip Rivers says Chargers win vs. Texans would be ‘huge’
Houston Chronicle (blog)
San Diego quarterback Philip Rivers didn’t want to place too much emphasis on a Week 1 contest against the Texans. The Chargers will still have at least 15 games to play after their Monday night season-opener and being 0-1 won’t immediately derail 

Could the 2013 San Diego Chargers be the 2011 San Francisco 49ers?
Bolts from the Blue
The San Diego Chargers should follow the example of Jim Harbaugh’s 2011 49ers if they want to have a chance at being a playoff team this season. Tweet Share 52 Comments. I came up with this idea when chatting with David Fucillo from Niners Nation 

New Chargers coach McCoy relies on advice from Texans’ Kubiak
Houston Chronicle (blog)
Mike McCoy left Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos for a chance to be the head coach of the San Diego Chargers. Soon after joining his new team, McCoy received professional and personal advice from Texans coach Gary Kubiak. McCoy continues to 

Chargers Player Nick Hardwick Gives Scoop On What To Expect In Season 
CBS Local
Chargers center Nick Hardwick joined Patrick Creighton and Travis Johnson to talk about the up coming match up with the Texans. He talked about the work the Chargershave been doing on their O line. Hardwick said the team has come a long way in terms 

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