Chargers’ McNeill starts, Alexander up for Rams

Chargers offensive tackle Marcus McNeill will be in the starting
lineup for Sunday’s game against the Rams after recently ending his

McNeill agreed to a five-year contract extension through 2015 on

Wide receiver Legedu Naanee (hamstring) and linebacker (foot)
are inactive for San Diego.

Rookie wide receiver Danario Alexander is active for St. Louis.
Alexander was moved up from the practice squad this week after Mark
Clayton was placed on injured reserve with a torn patella tendon in
his right knee.

Backup linebacker David Vobora was active for St. Louis after
being listed as questionable. Defensive tackle Clifton Ryan was
inactive for the second straight week after being cleared following
a bout with migraines.