LA Chargers News

Morning Dump

By Ernie Padaon

That’s what newly acquired Chargers running back Ronnie Brown told reporters Monday —- after his first practice with the team —- about making San Diego his new home.

On Monday, Brown had his first practice with the Chargers, meeting his new teammates at the start of their third and final week of organized team activities.

The Chargers plan to unleash Mathews, the No. 12 overall pick of the 2010 draft. Mathews has been good so far in his young career. He had 1,091 yards rushing last season and he averaged 4.9 yards per carry. For his career, Mathews has averaged 4.7 yards per carry and he has 13 career touchdowns.

San Diego Chargers players and coaches are often interview on the local sports radio channels. Sometimes I listen to the interview and take notes. Today, when new Chargers LB Jarret Johnson joined the Darren Smith Show, is one of those times.

11. Cam Thomas, San Diego: An underrated player. He has a real future.