Morning Dump: San Diego Chargers News Around the Web

By Ernie Padaon

May 13, 2013; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers receiver Malcom Floyd (80) catches a pass at organized team activities at Chargers Park. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

San Diego Chargers Join National Movement to Tackle Melanoma
Sacramento Bee
SAN DIEGO, July 22, 2013 — /PRNewswire/ — The San Diego Chargersare excited to announce the team’s new partnership with Melanoma Exposed™ Screen. Protect. Know. Tell., a national campaign that will be offering free skin cancer screenings at

Chargers foes hit with bad luck
U-T San Diego
It looks like Shaun Phillips, who led the Chargers in sacks last year and signed with Denver for $1 million in April, will be asked to fill some of the edge-rush void. Unless Miller wins his appeal, know this: Opposing offensive players and coaches are 

San Diego Chargers Training Camp opens Thursday
Imperial Valley News
Thursday marks the first of four straight days of training camp practices that will be open to the public. Due to the lack of available parking around Chargers Park on weekdays, the Chargers are urging fans to park at Gate C at Qualcomm Stadium and 

Chargers running back Ryan Mathews holds event to benefit kids in need
SAN DIEGO – San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews switched sports Monday for a cause that is close to his heart. Mathews’ tournament, The Ryan Mathews Charity Golf Tournament, opened Monday morning at Maderas Golf Club in Poway and is 

How to run the Chargers “Bolts to the Q” 5K like an idiot
Bolts from the Blue
The inaugural Chargers 5K! I trained like crazy for this one. I was running 4 miles every other day leading up to the event. I even ran the Carlsbad 5K a few months prior to make sure I knew what I was in for. This was lining up to be a good day of 

Steve Hendrickson, ex-Charger, tells of memory loss
U-T San Diego
Yes, NFL players know they chose a violent profession. At what cost, though, to their brains? That’s a question brain scientists are trying to answer, and the story of Steve Hendrickson, a former Chargers star on special teams, is a disturbing piece in