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NFL: Los Angeles Chargers at Kansas City Chiefs Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

Good morning, Chargers fans!

Games against the Chiefs always do a number on the psyche, especially when you’re on the losing end of a game that went the way THAT did.

Missed opportunities. Luck simply refusing to bounce anywhere near the Chargers’ direction. Injuries to the offensive line. All of these things snowballed into a rough second half that had a scary Justin Herbert injury as the rotten cherry on top of it all.

As of now, Herbert is reportedly “okay” according to Brandon Staley but more test and X-rays done today will paint a clearer picture of his immediate health.

After so much happened last night, feel free to continue any and all conversations in this thread. Vent, scream, lecture. Whatever you need to do to start this morning on the right foot.

And now for today’s links.

Chargers News:

Five takeaways from the Chargers’ loss on TNF (

Top Twitter reactions to Chargers-Chiefs (Chargers Wire)

Justin Herbert is “ok” after rib injury, per Brandon Staley (Pro Football Talk)

The Chargers learned a tough lesson against the Chiefs (Bleacher Report)

NFL News:

A new set of quarterback power rankings (CBS Sports)

Which NFL coaches are on the rise/decline following week one? (CBS Sports)

What we learned from the Chiefs’ win over the Chargers on Thursday night (

Jamal Adams will miss the rest of the 2022 season (ESPN)

D’Andre Swift is ready to go this week despite an ankle injury (ESPN)

The NFL’s most foolish overreactions from week one (USA Today)