New San Diego pass-rusher Dwight Freeney is comfortable with how the Chargers plan to use him. San Diego employs a 3-4 defense, while Freeney has excelled in 4-3 looks. However, the Chargers are multiple on passing downs and it should easily put Freeney in a position where he is comfortable.
New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton said he talked to Oakland coach Dennis Allen, who was once on Payton’s staff, about doing a combined workout in the days prior to the Raiders’ preseason game in New Orleans on Aug. 16. However, Payton said he doesn’t think the Raiders are going to do it.