Morning Dump: San Diego Chargers News Around the Web

By Ernie Padaon

Dec 29, 2013; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews (24) runs for a short gain during the first half against the Kansas City Chiefs at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

Chargers‘ playoff loss a microcosm of season
Washington Post
SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Chargers can feel good about overachieving and making it to the divisional playoffs when hardly anyone thought they’d make the postseason under rookie coach Mike McCoy. They also go into the offseason kicking themselves 

Titans tab Chargers OC Ken Whisenhunt as head coach
Titans general manager Ruston Webster interviewed Whisenhunt, most recently the San Diego Chargers‘ offensive coordinator, on Friday in San Diego. After the Chargers lost to the Denver Broncos in the NFL playoffs’ divisional round on Sunday, the Titans 

Chargers ‘not second-guessing anything’ after playoff loss
SB Nation
The San Diego Chargers fell to the Denver Broncos on Sunday, failing to complete a second half comeback and allowing Denver to advance to the AFC Championship. After the 24-17 loss, San Diego head coach Mike McCoy said that the Chargers “got beat 

Best, worst of Chargers‘ 10-8 playoff season
Washington Post
Best Game: The Chargers stunned Denver 27-20 on Dec. 12 in the Mile High City, the Broncos’ only home loss of the season. With Ryan Mathews rushing 29 times for 127 yards, San Diego held the ball for 38 minutes, 49 seconds, to keep Peyton Manning off 

Offseason questions for San Diego Chargers, Indianapolis Colts 
By Chris Burke
The year-round cycle of the NFL does not leave teams much time to feel sorry for themselves after their Super Bowl dreams are crushed, officially.