Chargers Tumultuous Offseason Continues

It seems to be one thing after another for the San Diego Chargers this offseason.  Today they lost their third round pick, LB Donald Butler, to a torn Achilles’ tendon.

Butler sustained the injury planting to run during a passing drill in Tuesday’s practice.  He is expected to miss his entire rookie season.

“He’s a heck of a kid and a talented guy that I think was going to be a part of what we do,” Norv Turner said.  “Obviously, we’ve been through this.  We’ve got to find a way to get the other guys involved.  I think we have enough guys in there.”

Between holdouts, current players ripping former players and injuries the San Diego Chargers are having a less than stellar training camp — to put it nicely.  The division won’t be won in August, but as the Chiefs look to compete for a playoff spot this season they have to be as encouraged as ever that the AFC West crown is attainable.

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