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2013 San Diego Chargers Final 53-Man Roster

Here's what we've been waiting all preseason for. The San Diego Chargers have cut 11 players today to get their roster down to 53. Here's a complete list of who those 53 men are.

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Here is the San Diego Chargers final 53-man roster after Saturday's roster cuts. This isn't guaranteed to be the same 53 guys that are on the team next week, but it's a great place to start.


Quarterback (3)

  • Philip Rivers
  • Charlie Whitehurst
  • Brad Sorensen

Running Back (5)

  • Ryan Mathews
  • Danny Woodhead
  • Fozzy Whittaker
  • Ronnie Brown
  • Le'Ron McClain

Wide Receivers (6)

  • Malcom Floyd
  • Vincent Brown
  • Keenan Allen
  • Eddie Royal
  • Seyi Ajirotutu
  • Richard Goodman

Tight Ends (3)

  • Antonio Gates
  • John Phillips
  • Ladarius Green

Offensive Line (8)

  • King Dunlap
  • Chad Rinehart
  • Nick Hardwick
  • Jeromey Clary
  • D.J. Fluker
  • Rich Ohrnberger
  • Mike Harris
  • Johnnie Troutman


Defensive Line (7)

  • Corey Liuget
  • Cam Thomas
  • Kendall Reyes
  • Kwame Geathers
  • Damik Scafe
  • Jarius Wynn
  • Brandon Moore

Linebackers (9)

  • Dwight Freeney
  • Jarret Johnson
  • Larry English
  • Donald Butler
  • Manti Te'o
  • Bront Bird
  • D.J. Smith
  • Andrew Gachkar
  • Tourek Williams

Defensive Backs (9)

  • Derek Cox
  • Shareece Wright
  • Eric Weddle
  • Marcus Gilchrist
  • Brandon Taylor
  • Darrell Stuckey
  • Richard Marshall
  • Johnny Patrick
  • Jahleel Addae

Special Teams (3)

  • Mike Windt
  • Nick Novak
  • Mike Scifres

Tourek Williams wins the OLB spot over Thomas Keiser. Interesting, but not outlandish in any way.

I'm convinced that Richard Goodman won a roster spot only because the rest of the guys are injury prone, he's not a bad kick returner, and Robert Meachem's contract took up a large chunk of next year's cap space. Still, good for Goody.

I like Johnnie Troutman being kept around. I think he could slide in at RG if Jeromey Clary ever needs to slide over to RT and the right side of the line would still be quite stout at run blocking.

I'm glad that both Whitehurst and Sorensen got to stay. They both earned roster spots.

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