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San Diego Chargers Daily Links: July 18, 2013

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Neil's NFL Daily: July 17, 2013 - Neil Hornsby
I’m hearing that Gilchrist will play strong safety in base but still play over the slot in nickel. It’s a peculiar role, the closest analogy of which came when Antrel Rolle did something similar for the Giants. That usually didn’t end well, but maybe the slot corner to safety as opposed to safety to slot corner will have better results.

Tweaking the NFL’s Passer Rating Formula - Chase Stuart
I hate passer rating. So do you. Everyone does, except for Kerry Byrne. Passer rating is stupid because it gives a 20-yard bonus for each completion, a 100-yard penalty for each interception, and an 80-yard bonus for each touchdown. In reality, there should be no (or a very small) weight on completions, a 45-yard weight on interceptions, and a 20-yard weight on touchdowns.

Chargers Report: Training Camp Update - Ricky Henne (VIDEO)
The fields are undergoing final touchups. The stands are being erected. That can only mean one thing – training camp is just around the corner!

Radio Interview with Donald Butler- XTRA Sports 1360 AM
Donald Butler is interviewed during the "Chargers Power Hour" on 1360 AM.

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