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San Diego Chargers Daily Links: January 23, 2014

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Your daily dose of San Diego Chargers news & notes from around the web.

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The next big thing: Chargers - Eric Williams
The Chargers have 12 unrestricted free agents scheduled to hit the market in March. Among them, retaining middle linebacker Donald Butler likely is the team’s top priority. However, key contributors like linebacker Reggie Walker, cornerback Richard Marshall, offensive lineman Chad Rinehart and special-teams captain Darrell Stuckey also make some sense to keep in the fold.

2014 Pro Bowl Draft Day 2: The selections - NFL.com
The first ever NFL Pro Bowl Draft continued Wednesday, as Team Sanders and Team Rice rounded out their rosters in Kapolei, Hawaii. Day 2 focused on quarterbacks, wide receivers and running backs. The first ever unconferenced Pro Bowl will air Sunday at 7:30 p.m. ET.

Rivers Will Square Off Against Weddle at Pro Bowl - Ricky Henne
Philip Rivers and Eric Weddle were drafted to separate teams on Wednesday, meaning the Bolts teammates will square off against each other on Sunday.

2013's most popular play: The jet sweep/inside zone - CGPeltier
The jet sweep/inside zone became commonplace despite a team’s offensive scheme because it (1) allows a team’s speed guy to attack the edge of the defense, often with plenty of green grass around him, (2) slows defensive backs’ reads if they become overly aggressive in run support, (3) can take advantage of a strong run blocking offensive line, and (4) has built in constraints when a defense begins to slow down the initial jet sweep.