SAN DIEGO (AP) - Chargers wide receiver Danario Alexander tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee in practice Tuesday and will be lost for the season.
who has a history of knee injuries, was acquired midway through last
season and caught 37 passes for 658 yards and seven touchdowns in the
final nine games.
Alexander's injury could help Robert Meachem see
more playing time. Meachem, due a guaranteed $5 million, rarely saw the
field after dropping a potential touchdown pass in a 7-6 loss at
Cleveland last season.