Morning Dump

By Ernie Padaon

SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Chargers are advising fans to arrive no later than 3 p.m. for Thursday’s preseason opener against the Seattle Seahawks because of the expected congestion stemming from the expected capacity crowd at Qualcomm Stadium and the usual afternoon commute traffic.

SAN DIEGO —- Corey Liuget has been in camp for a week now. He finished his seventh practice since signing a four-year contract on the eve of his first football game as a professional.

SAN DIEGO — If anything beneficial came out of the San Diego Chargers’ early-season stumbles in 2010, it was that the team that always seemed to be living dangerously had finally learned its lesson.

Brandyn Dombrowski will continue taking the first-team reps for two more weeks, as starting LT Marcus McNeill underwent arthroscopic knee surgery to removes bone spurs from his left knee.

Have you ever wanted to ask San Diego Chargers QB Philip Rivers a question? Now you can. Throughout the 2011 season each week Rivers will post a video feed on answering a question submitted by a fan. The concept is to help foster an open line of communication between the fans and the team while also promoting the Rivers of Hope Foundation that benefits San Diego foster children.