Morning Dump: San Diego Chargers News Around the Web

By Ernie Padaon

Oct 20, 2013; Jacksonville, FL, USA; San Diego Chargers cornerback Marcus Gilchrist (38) returns an interception in the fourth quarter of their game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field. The San Diego Chargers defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars 24-6. Mandatory Credit: Phil Sears-USA TODAY Sports

Chargers have a mixed record coming off a bye week; McCoy encouraged by Washington PostSAN DIEGO — Coming off a bye has been a mixed bag for the Chargers. Since quarterback Philip Rivers became the starter in 2006, San Diego is 3-4 in games after the off week. Last year they lost 7-6 at Cleveland in one of their worst performances of 

Chargers LB Butler doubtful vs. RedskinsChicago TribuneSan Diego Chargers linebacker Donald Butler is doubtful to play in Sunday’s game against the Washington Redskins because of a groin injury. Butler hasn’t played since Oct. 6 against Oakland and has missed each practice this week after the Chargers‘ bye.

Chargers-Miami to start laterU-T San DiegoThe league announced the new kickoff time — 1:05 p.m. (Pacific time) — on Friday. The NFL uses “flexible scheduling” on Sundays in Weeks 11-17 to provide better matchups to larger TV audiences. The Chargers (4-3) currently qualify for the final wild 

Redskins vs. Chargers: Five story linesWashington Post (blog)(John McDonnell/The Washington Post). The Washington Redskins look to bounce back from a missed opportunity in Denver last week when they welcome the San Diego Chargers to town on Sunday to kick off a crucial three-game stretch. San Diego enters 

San Diego Chargers Snap Counts: Week 7Bolts from the BlueWelcome back to the snap report, a weekly feature where we look at the Chargers players involved in each offensive and defensive snap and track how players earn and lose playing time as the year continues. As always, these snap counts come from the