Chargers RB Ryan Mathews (shoulder) doesn't appear clea...

Michael Gehlken on Twitter - [Full Article]

Chargers RB Ryan Mathews (shoulder) doesn't appear cleared for contact yet. Doing individual drills in shorts without helmet or pads.

Fantasy Impact: 

Ronnie Brown is in line to be the starter in Week 1 against the Raiders, but a host of other backs like Curtis Brinkley, Jackie Battle and LeRon McClain could also get work. We rank Brown 15th among RBs, so we feel good he's a pretty solid RB2 in most leagues.

Filed Under: 2012, W1

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