Morning links: Thank you, San Diego

Good morning. The San Diego Chargers will thank fans on Monday afternoon with surprise appearances by players throughout the city.

The appearances will take place between noon and 3 p.m. PT, but you can get updates on where players will be by following the team’s Twitter account.

Gordon McGuinness of Pro Football Focus takes a closer look at San Diego’s depth chart.

Tom Krasovic of U-T San Diego writes that the Chargers are not a concerned about height at the corner position as other teams like Kansas City, who recently released 5-foot-9 cornerback Brandon Flowers in a cost-cutting move.

Mike Tanier of Sports on Earth ranks San Diego’s secondary No. 29 in the NFL.

Tom Pelissero of USA Today writes that all NFL teams may be using head impact sensors by 2015.

San Diego Padres legend Tony Gwynn passed away on Monday. He was 54.

San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis says of the other quarterbacks out there besides his own – Colin Kaepernick – he’d take Russell Wilson over Peyton Manning and Tom Brady right now.