Nov 3, 2013; Landover, MD, USA; San Diego Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen (13) runs with the ball past Washington Redskins free safety David Amerson (39) attempts to make a tackle during the game at FedEx Field. The Redskins defeated the Chargers 30-24. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

Morning Dump: San Diego Chargers News Around the Web


Broncos-Chargers matchup of the day
ESPN (blog)
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – Running back Danny Woodhead already has more receptions in eight games with the San Diego Chargers (49) than had in any of his previous four seasons in the NFL. So if the Denver Broncos are going to slow Chargers quarterback 

Chargers get Donald Butler back
U-T San Diego
Extension talks between the Chargers and agent Eugene Parker are expected to resume in the offseason after no deal was struck prior to the Sept. 9 opener. It is understood that the franchise’s philosophy this year is not to extend contracts during the 

Chargers‘ Philip Rivers a different player with different philosophy
Denver Post
When first-year San Diego Chargers coach Mike McCoy and his staff sat down with the quarterback before the 2013 season, they explained that they planned to let whatever new wrinkles they were about to install on offense evolve. It wouldn’t be 

San Diego Chargers, A Playoff Caliber Team?
CBS Local
In a game that the Chargers led at one point 14-7, San Diego (4-4) would go on to lose a game that it certainly could have used for momentum going into this Sunday’s home showdown with the 7-1 Denver Broncos. As it played out, the Chargers rallied to 

Chargers Hashmarks: Preparing for the Denver Broncos
NBC 7 San Diego
Quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos smiles during his game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Sports Authority Field Field at Mile High on September 29, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. The Broncos defeated the Eagles 52-20. (Photo by 

Not using Mathews; why keep him?
U-T San Diego
 they would. If he’s going to be a decoy, at best, and more often a spectator in crucial moments, just what use is the former No.1 draft choice who has already cost theChargers almost $17 million since they moved up 16 spots in the 2010 draft to 

Rivers: No magic for goal-line issues
ESPN (blog)
SAN DIEGO – Quarterbacl Philip Rivers still appeared a bit annoyed to have to answer questions about the San Diego Chargers‘ struggles scoring from the goal line this season. “You just got to score,” he said. “There’s not going to be any magic that we 

 

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  • arnie

    Looks like Acee wrote an article worth reading. When he lays out the numbers for RM24 it’s hard to not wonder why the Chargers don’t make it a point to run the ball in the redzone. I have to question anything, it’s the coaching staff not throwing Rivers under the bus because they were expecting it to be handed off to Mathews.