AFC West links: Kennison underappreciated

Denver Broncos

The Denver Post offers a comparison of the Broncos and the Washington Redskins, led by former Denver coach Mike Shanahan, in "Madden NFL 11."

Kansas City Chiefs

Adam Teicher of the Kansas City Star says newly retired Eddie Kennison was always underappreciated as a member of the Chiefs.

Branden Albert shared his story of perseverance when he visited with children Monday in Rochester, N.Y.

Oakland Raiders

The Raiders signed fourth-round pick Jacoby Ford.

San Diego Chargers

Rookie running back Ryan Mathews wants to be in camp on time, but: "It's also a business," he told Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune. "That's what I have to realize. ... I want to be on time. Hopefully that happens. If not, there's nothing I can do."

Philip Rivers isn't fazed by the possibility of wide receiver Vincent Jackson and left tackle Marcus McNeill holding out.