Morning Dump: San Diego Chargers News Around the Web

By Ernie Padaon

January 26, 2014; Honolulu, HI, USA; Team Sanders safety Eric Weddle of the San Diego Chargers (32) walks to the locker rooms before the 2014 Pro Bowl against Team Rice at Aloha Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

Chargers position outlook: Defensive line
ESPN (blog)
The San Diego Chargers received solid production from defensive ends Corey Liuget and Kendall Reyes, but they can improve up front against the run by adding a stout nose tackle to the team’s defensive line rotation. Lock: Liuget, Reyes Looking good: 

Franchise/transition tags: Chargers
ESPN (blog)
One priority in free agency for the San Diego Chargers is re-signing middle linebacker Donald Butler. The two sides broke off discussions on a long-term deal during the 2013 season. But with the Chargers looking to get something done before the start 

The Best Presidential Chargers
Forty-nine Chargers fit the bill, sharing the last names of presidents from our first (running back Joe Washington) to our second most recent (linebacker Lew Bush) and many in between. So cue up “Hail to the Chief”, put on a stove top hat and find out

Don’t ‘Incognito’ the Chargers
U-T San Diego
I don’t recognize the 2013 Chargers in the Wells Report, not one bit, and I’ve been in the team’s locker room a lot the last five years, as well as many other locker rooms for 20 years plus. While some NFL teams may have bullies who run amok, I highly