by Jamey Eisenberg | Senior Fantasy Writer (6/24/14) Cornerback Brandon Flowers has agreed to terms with the Chargers, reports CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora.
Flowers visited the Chargers last week and drew interest from numerous teams after he was released by the Chiefs earlier this month. Flowers, originally selected by Kansas City in the second round of the 2008 NFL Draft, made his first Pro Bowl last season but the Chiefs let him go in part because he of his $10.5 million salary-cap hit in 2014.
Flowers, 28, provides the Chargers with much-needed depth. The team reportedly signed him to a one-year deal, which is a low-cost move for them while allowing Flowers to prove he is worth another long-term, big-money contract next offseason.
Brandon Ghee joins Chargers for two years
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com (3/13/14) The Chargers added some secondary depth via free agency Thursday, announcing the signing of defensive back Brandon Ghee to a two-year contract. Financial terms are not yet known for the 26-year-old's deal.
Ghee has had trouble staying healthy since being a third-round pick in 2010. He had appeared in just 23 games in four seasons, recording 17 tackles without an interceptions.
Chargers bring Reggie Walker back
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com (3/13/14) The Chargers re-signed linebacker Reggie Walker to a two-year contract Thursday, the team announced. Walker is coming off a season in which he finished with 36 tackles and three sacks in 16 games, including six starts.
Jarret Johnson takes paycut to stay with Chargers
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com (3/10/14) Chargers linebacker Jarret Johnson will take a pay cut to stay with the team next season, according to ESPN on Monday.
Johnson, 32, signed a four-year, $19 million deal in 2012 and missed five games with hamstring and hand injuries in 2013. The Chargers will save $1 million with the move.