Morning Dump: San Diego Chargers News Around the Web

By Ernie Padaon

Dec 12, 2013; Denver, CO, USA; San Diego Chargers cornerback Derek Cox (22) on the sideline lines in the fourth quarter against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The San Diego Chargers defeated the Denver Broncos 27-20. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports

Chargers position outlook: Quarterback
ESPN (blog)
SAN DIEGO — With Philip Rivers coming off of perhaps his best season as a pro, the San Diego Chargers appear settled at quarterback for at least the next two seasons. But there’s still room for improvement. Lock: Rivers Looking good: Brad Sorensen.

Chargers promote Sirianni to quarterbacks coach
Washington Post
SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Chargers have promoted Nick Sirianni to quarterbacks coach and hired Bobby King as assistant linebackers coach and Shane Steichen as quality control-offense. Sirianni had been an offensive quality control assistant

Chargers‘ Dwight Freeney looks to end career on his own terms
Sports Out West
General manager Tom Telesco and the San Diego Chargers will be looking to free up some cap space after a valiant first season and a playoff ride which wasn’t expected so immediately under the new management. Telesco is going to want to build off his 

Chargers-turned-Broncos DE Shaun Phillips’ text brings tears
U-T San Diego
You can call Shaun Phillips a lot of things: ex-Chargers star turned Denver Bronco, Super Bowl loser, hero. His son gave him that last title Sunday night after he’d earned the second in one of the most lopsided Super Bowls ever. In a night when Twitter ..

Mock Draft: Predicting the Chargers‘ picks
U-T San Diego
For the Chargers, making a smart choice with the 25th pick in May’s NFL Draft will go a long way in determining whether they return to the playoffs next season. The talent is better than a year ago, in large part due to a record 98 underclassmen opting 

What the Chargers can learn from Super Bowl XLVIII
Bolts from the Blue
All year long, optimistic fans of the San Diego Chargers pushed the narrative that the team was turning into Broncos West. Mike McCoy and Ron Milus were coming over from the Broncos, and Philip Rivers was going to be making calls at the line of