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Drive has always outweighed size for Chargers' Desmond King

Drive has always outweighed size for Chargers' Desmond King

The helmet was comically large, punishing a slight 6-year-old’s neck. The shoulder pads looked wider than the hashmarks on the field. But if you peeled away each layer of oversized equipment — and you were patient enough — you’d eventually get to a future NFL football player.

“I was the smallest,” Desmond King said, laughing as he remembered how he looked. “The pads were really big. The helmet was really big. The shoulder pads were really big. And in there, there was just a little kid running around.”

When the Chargers host the New Orleans Saints on Sunday for their second preseason game, he’ll still look like a little kid compared to some of the behemoths that fight near...

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