LA Chargers News

Morning Dump

By Ernie Padaon

The San Diego Chargers began Wednesday with a special-teams walk-through in the morning. Players wore shells for the evening’s full practice, which lacked the contact of recent days.

Quentin Jammer is a 10-year NFL veteran, and the San Diego Chargers’ most experienced former first-round pick, but he found himself transformed into nothing more than a common fan last week.

OXNARD, Calif. — Not sure the last time this happened in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, but Saturday night’s Dallas Cowboys-San Diego Chargers game will be blacked out in Southern California.

The lowdown: In the weeks leading up to this past April’s draft, few disputed the athletic ability of South Carolina defensive end Melvin Ingram, but some personnel executives wondered what his position would be in an NFL defense.

SAN DIEGO —- Just his luck a one-time USC star with impressive NFL credentials was there to greet him.