""I just feel like there's a rite of passage for everything," Attaochu said at the end of last season. "When I first got to college, I just came in trying to earn my coach's trust and grinding the first two years. So when I earn that respect and play with consistency, I want to be able to celebrate. "For me it's just a personal thing where when you get past 10 sacks, then you can start. Everybody has a sack celebration. I used to do something in college. I did a bunch of different things based on how I was feeling. I do have some ideas of what I want to do, but we'll see." --- ESPN
""Offense, defense, there's so much talent on this team," Mebane, 31, said. "It's unreal. I was telling guys, there's more talent on this defense than in Seattle. If you look at the draft, you've got four first-round draft picks. You've got five second-round draft picks, all total on defense. In Seattle, we only had two first rounders and one second rounder. Everybody else was pretty much down in the draft or undrafted." --- SDUT
Vi Teofilo is strong as hell, and he's actually stronger than you think.
WR Karnorris Benson – Western Carolina DT Zamir Carlis – Stillman, Ala. OT Bryan Chamberlain – Georgia Tech LB Gerald Dixon – South Carolina DE Miles Grooms – Hampton OT Wade Hansen – Virginia Tech S Taj Letman – Marshall G Justin Malone – Mississippi State LB Evan McKelvey – Marshall LB James Ross - Michigan CB Aaron Sibley - Portland State S Ian Simon – Missouri CB Solomon St. Pierre – Sioux Falls, S.D. G Vi Teofilo – Arizona State DE Chima Uzowihe – Liberty WR Shaq Washington – Cincinnati S RJ Williamson – Michigan State --- [via Chargers.com]
Story about a former Charger acquired using a draft pick from the Mike Vick trade. Warning it includes an infamous play in Chargers lore where it cites: "No one remembers that game," he says. "Only the next." Well Charger fans remember that game. Charger fans remember...