San Diego Chargers Daily Links: July 19, 2013


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Training Camp Preview: Quarterbacks - Ricky Henne (VIDEO)
Unlike many other teams, there is no quarterback controversy in San Diego. Rivers is the clear cut starter, and for good reason, as over his career he has been one of the top signal callers in the game. Whitehurst, meanwhile, is a reliable backup who Rivers trusts completely as an extra set of eyes. Rounding out the group are developmental rookies Sorensen and Hermann.

Limited Availability Remains for Bolt to the Q - Ricky Henne
A select number of spots still remain for one of the Chargers signature events, the Third Annual Bolt to the Q on Sunday.

The Lightning Rod: Philip Rivers Q+A - Yaron Weitzman
Philip Rivers used to considered one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL. Brady, the Mannings, Roethlisberger and Rivers used to be the group. After spending his first two seasons in the league with a clipboard in his hands watching Drew Brees do his thing, Rivers burst onto the scene in 2006 and, in his first year as the team’s starter, led the Chargers to a 14-2 record. That season Drew Brees threw for a league-high 4,418 passing yards. No one in San Diego cared. They had the 25-year-old Rivers and his surprisingly strong and accurate corkscrew motion under center. For him and the Chargers, the sky was the limit.

Story behind football's innovative yellow first down line - Bill Squadron
Jed Drake, the pioneering, innovative head of remote production for ESPN, replied, "If you can really do it by September, and we can do it with you exclusively, we're in." They never even asked how much it would cost.

Page of Fame: Defensive Tackles - Khaled Elsayed
One of the finest two-gap nose tackles the NFL has ever seen as Williams just wouldn’t let teams run through what became his A-gap. He rarely did much as a pass rusher but when you’re as good against the run as Williams was, then you don’t necessarily have to be. The NFL has changed so that seasons like this aren’t quite as likely to be seen, so cherish the memory while you can.

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