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Is running back position up to snuff?

RB Fozzy Whittaker (USA TODAY Sports)

The Chargers have already acquired or re-signed three running backs. Ronnie Brown returns as the No. 2 back; Danny Woodhead comes in as the new scat back; and Fozzy Whittaker offers upside and special teams ability. Two questions remain: 1) is Tom Telesco done addressing the position? and 2) has he done enough?

Backup running back is a vital position, especially in San Diego. Ryan Mathews has missed 10 games in his three seasons and has a fumbling habit (an average of four per season) that makes him a doghouse regular. He also struggles in pass protection, which makes him a virtual non-factor on third downs. Enter Danny Woodhead, a traditional third-down back who has averaged more than 30 catches per... Recommended Stories

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