SAN DIEGO -- San Diego linebacker Shawne Merriman is active and he is expected to start against Kansas City. He didn’t practice all week with a foot injury.
San Diego center Nick Hardwick is inactive for the 10th straight game with an ankle injury. He practiced in a limited basis last week.
New San Diego right tackle Jon Runyan is inactive. He probably won’t be ready to play until two weeks from now at Dallas.