For the second straight installment of the Luck Watch -- ESPN.com’s projection of who will land Stanford star quarterback Andrew Luck -- there is no AFC West team in the top five. Yes, it seems if any team in the division wants Luck, they’ll need to trade for him.
The San Diego Union Tribune reports newly signed Everett Brown is expected to play some Thursday against Oakland at outside linebacker because the Chargers are banged up there.
Chargers’ defensive coordinator Greg Manusky told the San Diego Union Tribune rookie Marcus Gilchrist and veteran Antoine Cason will split time against the Raiders. Cason spelled Gilchrist late against Green Bay. Gilchrist has played two straight games in Cason’s place, but he struggled badly. Still, the team has not given up on him.