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According to Kevin Fishbaine of ProFootballWeekly.com, the San Diego Chargers believe wide receiver Vincent Brown will be able to come back in the second half of the season and make an impact.
The way we hear it, the Chargers still expect Brown to return for the second half of the regular season, which would give them a boost down the stretch. Brown’s return from the injury is contingent on the ligament damage, and after he underwent surgery last Sunday, everything pointed to the receiver missing eight weeks, with only minor ligament damage discovered,” wrote Fishbaine.
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Chargers coaches have spoken, after a OTA's, mini camps, full training camp and three preseason games, the coaching staff has cut the roster down to 75. As always with roster cuts, teams have to let go of young talent that just wasn't right for the team for whatever reason.
Some notable names that were waived today are wide receivers Jason Barnes, Taylor Embree, Phillip...
Per a profootballtalk.com article the Raiders have agreed to terms with recently released free agent returner/wide receiver Roscoe Parrish.Parrish, 30, has been with the Bills his entire career, 7 years. He joined the Chargers this off-season as a free agent but was cut when the team moved from 90 players down to 75.Parrish is most known as a punt returner - an area in which...
Whereas the typical Chargers M.O. under Norv Turner has been to stumble out of the gates only to rally late for a playoff spot set aside for them because they’ve been the only halfway decent team in their division for some time now, in 2011 San Diego started 4-1, only to lose six straight. Their Week 17 victory over the Raiders also enabled the Broncos to win the division when...
They've missed the playoffs the last two seasons and have one playoff victory the last four years.
Their quarterback was a mess last year, accounting for a whopping 25 turnovers, the most in the NFL.
And, perhaps only in soft and sunny San Diego, posting a double snowman - an 8-8 record - was good enough of a showing for embattled coach Norv Turner and polarizing general manager...
After mourning a Tim Tebow comeback attempt fallen short in the preseason, it's safe to say that no one values their kickers right now more than Rex Ryan and the anemic New York Jets.Except Norv Turner and the San Diego Chargers.On Friday night, Nick Novak nailed a 45-yard game-winning field goal as time expired, notching the undefeated Bolts a 12-10 win over the Minnesota Vikings...
According to Chargers’ beat writer Kevin Acee, left tackle Jared Gaither is not expected to play in the Chargers’ preseason finale this week and the Chargers are preparing to play week 1 without him. Gaither has been suffering from back spasms and missed all of the preseason and Training Camp, very bad news for him because he missed essentially a year and a half with back problems...
The 49ers ended the preseason with a bang Thursday night, dominating the San Diego Chargers 35-3 at Candlestick Park to finish their summer exhibition slate with a 3-1 record and give the team considerable momentum heading into their titanic regular-season opener at Green Bay next week.
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Happy hump day, Raider Nation! The NFL regular season will kick off one week from today. In the meantime, we’ll have another week of preseason games to evaluate players as the teams (including the Oakland Raiders) continue to trim their rosters. Let’s take a look around the rest of the AFC West and see what’s [...]
The final axe falls on Friday, when the Chargers must trim their roster from 75 down to 53. And because of A.J. Smith's emphasis on bolstering depth this offseason, this will be the most difficult cut-down day of the Norv Turner era. Here is our final projection of what the opening-day roster will look like.