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Harrison/Beckett Goners?

Safety Rodney Harrison, who had perhaps his worst year as a Charger, is on the verge of being let go by San Diego. When John Butler and Marty Schottenheimer sat down to talk with the media about the status of Harrison they declined comment stating anything is possible. It may have been a foregone conclusion then and certainly appears to be now. Rogers Beckett may follow suit shortly thereafter with his production slipping to a whisper.

Rodney Harrison simply does not fit the defensive scheme the Chargers are deploying. He does not have the speed to stay with receivers in the cover-2 and is not asked to play the run as much as he was in the past. The coaches now feel they need a player who will fit that scheme better. In March of 2000, Harrison restructured his contract extending it through the 2005 season. His cap figure... Recommended Stories

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