Morning Dump: San Diego Chargers News Around the Web

By Ernie Padaon

Aug. 24, 2013; Glendale, AZ, USA: San Diego Chargers safety Eric Weddle does pushups after dropping a pass during warm ups prior to the game against the Arizona Cardinals during a preseason game at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Chargers QB Philip Rivers laughs off notion that he needs fixingCBSSports.comPhilip Rivers doesn’t need fixing, thank you very much. (USATSI) Since the 2010 season, when Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers threw for 4,710 yards, 30 touchdowns and 13 interceptions, there have been questions about his slipping productivity. In 

Chargers – 49ers In-Game ReportChargers.comThe defense wouldn’t budge when Sorensen threw his interception on the ensuingChargers possession, either. Linebacker Jerrell Harris wrapped Jewel Hampton up for just a two-yard gain on first down before backing off in coverage to mark two Niners 

Chargers WRs in a race against calendarU-T San DiegoIn a span of six days, Chargers receiver Vincent Brown will run against both starting cornerbacks and is grateful for the test. “It’s definitely going to help me out,” Brown said Tuesday. Opening Night comes Sept. 9, and Brown said he still needs to 

Clayton’s high on Chargers‘ Philip RiversESPN (blog)This is what Clayton had to write about Rivers: “Whether it’s Rivers or the roster around him, the Chargers‘ offense seems to going down the wrong river. Last year his yards-per-completion average dropped from 7.9 to 6.8. His 66 percent completion-rate