Morning Dump: San Diego Chargers News Around the Web

By Ernie Padaon

Dec 29, 2013; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers defensive back Jahleel Addae (37) celebrates after a win against the Kansas City Chiefs at Qualcomm Stadium. The Chargers won 27-24 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

New Chargers deals for Rinehart, Marshall?
ESPN (blog)
With the San Diego Chargers locking up the team’s top priority in re-signing inside linebacker Donald Butler to a multi-year deal, the team can now turn toward bringing back some other pending free agents before the start of free agency on March 11 

Chargers rework Eddie Royal’s contract
U-T San Diego
Both numbers have been lowered. The salary was reduced to a fully guaranteed total, and performance incentives were added to help make up the difference. Last season was the second in Royal’s three-year deal. The Chargers never wanted it to be his last.

Report: Chargers sign Donald Butler to ‘multi-tiered’ seven-year deal worth
The San Diego Chargers have signed linebacker Donald Butler to a three-year deal worth around $20 million dollars with a team option to extend him for four more years, according to Ian Rapoport of The four-year extension would be worth