Morning Links: DeAngelo Hall unplugged

SAN DIEGO -- Good morning. ESPN’s John Keim has a frank conversation with Washington cornerback DeAngelo Hall. It’s a good read that offers insight on Hall’s performance so far this season.

Cole Schultz of Pro Football Focus offers three things to focus on for San Diego’s upcoming contest at Washington. Philip Rivers vs. Washington’s secondary is one of the matchups he highlights.

Tom Krasovic of U-T San Diego writes that Manti Te’o matching wits with Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III is something to keep an eye on this weekend.

Ricky Henne of Chargers.com says that ball security for the Chargers will be crucial against a ball-hawking Washington defense, which has scored five touchdowns on turnovers this season.

Chargers safety Eric Weddle talks with Curt Menefee of Fox Sports in this video link.

Chris Wesseling of NFL.com gives us his top five players in the NFL at every position. Philip Rivers and Antonio Gates make the cut.

Rob Rang of NFLDraftScout.com reports that the NFL announced the locations of 15 regional combines for 2014. The closest one to San Diego is at Orange Coast College in Los Angeles on Feb. 22.