Chargers aided by McCoy’s ties to Denver
SAN DIEGO — Talking to reporters here this week, Chargers coach Mike McCoy acknowledged he plans on using his four years of coaching experience in Denver to his advantage when he faces his former team, the Broncos, on Sunday. “I know the system,” …
Whisenhunt expected second-guessing after Chargers‘ OT loss to Redskins
SAN DIEGO — Chargers offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt anticipated the second-guessing that would come after San Diego failed to score a touchdown in three attempts from the Washington 1-yard line in a loss to the Redskins last week. It’s part of …
LB Von Miller has six sacks in four games against Chargers. … Chargers will face two former teammates, LB Shaun Phillips and RG Louis Vasquez. … Chargers QB Philip Rivers has 2,473 passing yards and is on pace to surpass Hall of Famer Dan Fouts …
Matchup: Broncos at Chargers
He’s a must-start, as always. Wes Welker, WR, Broncos. Welker is one spot ahead of Thomas in the overall rankings, and he shouldn’t have a problem getting his fantasy points against the Chargers‘ 27th-ranked pass defense (275.4 yards allowed per game).
Chargers D knows Manning well
U-T San Diego
Ron Milus, San Diego’s secondary coach and a former Broncos aide, saw Denver’s offense behind the scenes the last two years. In Manning’s initial four NFL seasons,Chargers defensive coordinator John Pagano was a defensive aide on those Colts teams.
Cox, Chargers DBs prep for challenge
U-T San Diego
Chargers special teams coach Kevin Spencer worked Thursday with his punt team when a player-only defensive back meeting began away from his instruction. Eric Weddle summoned it. He had some things to clear off his chest. Cornerback Derek Cox was …