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Cletis Gordon

Names like Charlie Whitehurst, Malcom Floyd and Cletis Gordon. They may not be household names in the NFL or in San Diego but each flashed some brilliance along the way to show why the Chargers thought highly of them.

Derreck Robinson caused a fumble in the first quarter and who should pick it up but Donnie Edwards. The linebacker, playing in his first game of the preseason after being sidelined with a back injury, scooped it and came close to scoring. Edwards ended the day with the fumble recovery, a quarterback hurry, and one tackle before he was lifted. Charlie Whitehurst hit Malcom Floyd on a fade... Recommended Stories