Morning Dump: San Diego Chargers News Around the Web

By Ernie Padaon

Sep 15, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; San Diego Chargers wide receiver Eddie Royal (11) celebrates scoring a touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. The Chargers defeated the Eagles 33-30. Mandatory Credit: Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Chargers: Tight end John Phillips looks forward to facing former teamNBC 7 San DiegoGLENDALE, AZ – AUGUST 24: Tight end John Phillips #83 of the San Diego Chargers scores a 3 yard second quarter touchdown on a fumble recovery against the Arizona Cardinals during the preseason NFL game at the University of Phoenix Stadium on 

Chargers hope to avoid another buzzer beaterThe Desert SunOn opening night, the Chargers blew a 21-point second half lead and lost 31-28 to Houston on Randy Bullock’s 41-yard field goal as time expired. San Diego had the Titans pinned on their own 7-yard line with more than 2 minutes left and no timeouts.

Chargers still Spanos’ family businessU-T San DiegoThe elder son tracks the presentation — the PA announcements, the in-stadium entertainment, the overallChargers fan experience — within Qualcomm Stadium. The younger son knows the game plan and monitors the execution with the mentality of a player 

Chargers lack the thieves to get it doneU-T San DiegoSan Diego Chargers nose tackle Cam Thomas, middle, celebrates a interception with Marcus Gilchrist, left, and Shareece Wright during the first half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Denis 

Chargers likely down 3 O-line startersU-T San DiegoThe Chargers were without three starting offensive linemen to end their last game. That is likely how they will begin their next one. Left tackle King Dunlap (concussion), left guard Chad Rinehart (toe) and right guard Jeromey Clary (clavicle) are 

Cowboys at Chargers: Who To Watch ForNBC 7 San DiegoPHILADELPHIA, PA – SEPTEMBER 15: Linebacker Manti Te’o #50 of the San Diego Chargers warms up before the start of a game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field on September 15, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by