The Chargers will have all their probables Week 8 against the Broncos. Kavell Conner, D.J. Fluker, Dwight Freeney and Rich Ohrnberger will all see action during the contest. Both Conner and Fluker are dealing with ankle injuries. Freeney has a knee issue and Ohrnberger is dealing with a back injury.
The Chargers released their Week 8 injury report for Thursday's game against the Broncos, and running back Donald Brown (concussion), running back Ryan Mathews (knee) and cornerback Brandon Flowers (concussion) were all ruled out. Linebacker Manti Te'o was also ruled out due to a foot injury. The team also listed linebacker Jeremiah Attaochu (hamstring) as doubtful, and cornerback Jason Verrett (shoulder) and cornerback Steve Williams (groin) as questionable. Four players were listed as probable -- linebacker Kavell Conner (ankle), tackle D.J. Fluker (ankle), linebacker Dwight Freeney (probable) and offensive lineman Rich Ohrnberger (back).
Chargers linebacker Manti Te'o fractured his foot in the Week 3 win at Buffalo and will miss multiple weeks, reports the San Diego Union-Tribune. Te'o, who has 19 tackles in three games, is expected to be replaced by Kavell Conner.
The Chargers and linebacker Kavell Conner have agreed to a three-year deal according to U-T San Diego. He should provide depth at inside linebacker.
Three Week 14 inactives are set to practice Wednesday for the Colts. Cornerback Greg Toler (groin), cornerback Kavell Conner (ankle) and guard Hugh Thornton (neck) were all back in action. Toler hasn't played since Week 7.