San Diego Chargers cut 11 players

SAN DIEGO -- With a Tuesday deadline to get down to 75 players, the San Diego Chargers began that process by waiving 11 players, the team announced on Monday.

The Chargers let go of OT Nick Becton, FB Zach Boren, TE Jake Byrne, WR Brelan Chancellor, LB Adrian Hamilton, WR Micah Hatfield, OL D.J. Johnson, TE Ryan Otten, CB Lowell Rose, P Chase Tenpenny and RB Kerwynn Williams.

San Diego has to release four more players by Tuesday in order to get down to 75 players. Chargers head coach Mike McCoy will talk to reporters later this afternoon.