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San Diego Chargers Daily Links: Can Attaochu force his way back into starting defense?

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Chargers' McCoy hasn't been good enough - Nick Canepa (UT$)
Sunday's loss at Kansas City not the first time McCoy has coached Chargers into a loss.

Grades for Chiefs comeback win over Chargers - Kiernan Hogan
OLB Jerry Attaochu was used strictly as a situational pass-rusher (28 of 33 snaps were pass plays), and stated his case for a larger role in the defense. Attaochu finished with one sack, two hits and two hurries, while starter Kyle Emanuel did not record a single pressure in 19 pass rushes and also earned negative grades for both pass coverage and run defense. CB Brandon Flowers allowed 4 of 8 completions for 36 yards into his coverage, earning the best grade among San Diego defensive backs.

Locker Room Reaction to the Keenan Allen News - (video)
Players in the locker room talk about what it was like to see No. 13 go down, what they said to him and how the team must march forward.

Mike McCoy's Next-Day Presser: Keenan Allen to IR - (video)
Head Coach Mike McCoy speaks at length with local media about Sunday's overtime loss in Kansas City.

With chance to ice game, Chargers put Melvin Gordon on ice - Eric Williams
"It felt good to be able to run the ball effectively," Gordon said. "That was our goal, to be able to move the ball. And obviously getting into the end zone was a plus, because it gives us points on the board."