Nov 24, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Donnie Avery (17) is tackled by San Diego Chargers free safety Eric Weddle (32) and cornerback Derek Cox (22) during the first half of the game at Arrowhead Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

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Chargers position outlook: Defensive backs
ESPN (blog)
Safety Eric Weddle is the only player for the San Diego Chargers‘ defense to earn a Pro Bowl invitation. And while San Diego’s defensive backfield played more consistently in the second half of the season, the Chargers need talent upgrades at both 

Chargers want fast thinkers
U-T San Diego
Fast or slow brain synapses were harder to gauge than fast or slow feet at the recent NFL Combine, but you can be sure theChargers tried. They want quick thinkers for their offense, coordinator Frank Reich said last month. He used computer terms such 

 

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  • Sergio Quintero

    Not a bad day for the chargers and their CB need, Verrett who many people feared would be under 5’9 and bulked himself up to 189 lbs instead of the 175 thin CB he was in college, with his 4.38 he secured a first round pick, Dennard with his 4.51 pushed himself down maybe into the chargers pick at 25. Fuller with his 4.49 put himself in the conversation for a late first round pick position.

    The 2nd round options look plentiful with both Florida corners, McGill, Jean Baptiste and Roby.

    • http://boltbeat.com/ Ernie Padaon

      ha… just saw this right now. I am liking McGill also.

  • Bill Nichols

    Speed baby, speed… I like the way TT thinks, and can’t wait to see what gems he collects this year… Bolts!!

  • Alter Ego

    I’m beginning to think we would be better served trading back and picking up an extra pick in the 2nd and go with two DBs in the second.

    • 1961 Fan

      This is the best move after sliding down to the # 25 pick; get more choices for the dollar outlay.