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2016 Schedule
1-2, 4th in AFC West
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Rivers is key if Chargers want the win over Saints (0:26)

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers injury report: DNP -- CB Brandon Flowers (concussion), SS Jahleel Addae (clavicle), T King Dunlap (migraines), TE Antonio Gates (hamstring), G Orlando Franklin (back). LIMITED - T Joe Barksdale (foot), DE Joey Bosa (hamstring), LB Jatavis Brown (hamstring). FULL - LB Denzel Perryman (shoulder).

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Did the Chargers make a mistake not keeping Brees? (1:35)

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers QB Philip Rivers said the biggest thing he learned from former teammate Drew Brees was how to be a pro. Rivers and Brees will meet for the first time at Qualcomm Stadium when the New Orleans Saints take on the Chargers in San Diego.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers injury report: DNP - SS Jahleel Addae (clavicle), T King Dunlap (migraines), CB Brandon Flowers (concussion), TE Antonio Gates (hamstring). LIMITED - T Joe Barksdale (foot), DE Joey Bosa (hamstring), LB Jatavis Brown (hamstring). FULL - LB Denzel Perryman (shoulder).

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FPI: Saints-Chargers should be a fun one

ESPN's Football Power Index doesn't necessarily see this as the highest-quality matchup this week. But there should be a ton of points, and Drew Brees' return to San Diego adds to the intrigue. FPI game rater

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

TE Antonio Gates (hamstring), S Jahleel Addae (clavicle), T King Dunlap (illness), CB Brandon Flowers (concussion) and LB Jatavis Brown (unknown) not practicing today for Chargers.. New LB Korey Toomer is wearing No. 56.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers DE Joey Bosa runs through a bag at Chargers Park. He's moving well at practice.

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Chargers have uphill climb to playoffs

Per Football Outsiders, San Diego ranks 10th in DVOA, the best of any team with a losing record. But the Bolts are last in the AFC West, and the injuries are already piling up. Playoff odds (Insider)

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers announce team placed LB Manti Te'o on IR with torn Achilles. Te'o replaced on active roster by signing of LB Korey Toomer from Oakland Raiders' practice squad.

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Chargers sign former Raiders LB Korey Toomer

New Chargers linebacker Korey Toomer appeared in 10 games for the Raiders in 2015 and was plucked from their practice squad to join San Diego.

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Week 4 Preview, Fantasy Play & Pick'em

Saints NFL Nation reporter Mike Triplett and Chargers NFL Nation reporter Eric Williams preview the Week 4 matchup, discuss their top potential fantasy play and make their game predictions.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike McCoy said Joey Bosa suffered his hamstring injury at Chargers Park, did not happen during his monthlong holdout.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike McCoy said T King Dunlap is not in the NFL's concussion protocol program, and that according to trainer James Collins his illness is getting better. McCoy is hopeful that Dunlap can practice on Wednesday.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers head coach Mike McCoy said playing disciplined football is not an issue, and that his team's 1-2 record is more about a lack of execution.

Team Stats

Passing Yards251.715th
Rushing Yards114.012th
Points For29.03rd

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