San Diego Chargers Lose Ryan Mathews: Breaking Down RB's Possible Replacements

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San Diego Chargers Lose Ryan Mathews: Breaking Down RB's Possible Replacements
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Luckily for the San Diego Chargers, the team has already formulated a plan to replace the injured Ryan Mathews. The scheme will undoubtedly be a group effort from the likes of Ronnie Brown, Jackie Battle, Curtis Brinkley and even Le'Ron McClain.

Head coach Norv Turner believes he already has the guys for the job (via NFL.com)

"I like the guys we have here, and I'm excited about what they've been doing, Chargers coach Norv Turner said."

Anytime a team loses its top running back, that squad is going to face some issues while his replacement, or replacements, get acclimated to the heightened amount of playing time. While this will be the case for the Chargers, the learning curve should be shortened due to the Charger's plan to use multiple backs as Mathews' replacement, rather than just one.

Let's take a look at how exactly the Chargers will be replacing Mathews for the four to six weeks he will be sidelined.  

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