Nov 9, 2015; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers inside linebacker Donald Butler (56) and outside linebacker Jeremiah Attaochu (97) react during the third quarter against the Chicago Bears at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports
The San Diego Chargers will need to clean up some of the trash on the roster and free up a little more room under the salary cap. There are not a lot of players that the team can cut off of the roster to create some room. Brandon Flowers would easily be a candidate to be dropped off of the roster, but he would not save the team any money if he were released. We might as well keep him on the roster and hope that he can play at a high level again on defense.
There are other players on the roster that will be candidates to be released off of the roster though. Here is a quick list of players that could save some money if they were released. Just a few possibilities that are on the chopping block.