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San Diego Chargers Daily Links: August 9, 2014

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Stephen Dunn

Chargers tested Attaochu in opener - Tom Krasovic (paywall)
They act like his rare speed off the edge can help them win games this year, even if he is a raw rookie now. They know he'll chase until he finds the ball or the whistle blows. Even if the kid lacks multi-moves, his burst can create angles for teammates. Growing pains are assumed, but also the cost of doing business. Tom Telesco invested two draft picks in him in May. With such investments, the clock ticks louder.

Oliver, Inman not satisfied yet - Michael Gehlken (paywall)
"It's just one game, right?" General Manager Tom Telesco said with a smile. "Just one game, right?" "It's just one game," Oliver said, nodding his head. "It's just one game."

Clemens: "Inman's Worked Extremely Hard" - Video
Quarterback Kellen Clemens talks about Thursday's game.

Manti Te'o "Gaining a Lot of Confidence" Each Day - Ricky Henne
"He did a nice job last night," Head Coach Mike McCoy said.  "He would tell you first he’s a lot more comfortable right now than he was last year.  Obviously at this time last year he wasn’t doing as much, but he’s worked extremely hard."

ReFo: Cowboys @ Chargers, Preseason Week 1 - Matt Claassen
The hosting San Diego Chargers started with a long drive into Cowboys’ territory that ultimately ended with a fumble, but their offensive success continued for most of the game. The Chargers’ defense didn’t have many big plays, but they were able to keep Dallas in check throughout the game. Here are three performances to look at from each team.