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The San Diego Chargers released injured kicker Nate Kaeding on Tuesday.
Kaeding appeared in San Diego's first three games this season, connecting on all seven of his field goal attempts and six extra points, but then suffered a groin injury and was placed on injured reserve last week.
The two-time Pro Bowler has spent his entire nine-year career with the Chargers after the team drafted him in the third round of the 2004 draft.
He has made 180-of-207 career field goal attempts and 349-of-351 extra points. Source: Sports Network Attached Thumbnails
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The San Diego Chargers gave kicker Nate Kaeding $1.2 million to walk away. The nine-year veteran received termination pay Tuesday when he passed a physical and the team released him. Kaeding is now an unrestricted free agent. Kaeding sustained a groin injury in practice Sept. 28, causing him to miss the team's past four games. The Chargers signed Nick Novak to replace him...
Chargers kicker Nate Kaeding passed the team’s physical and will be placed on waivers, per Michael Gehlken of the Union-Tribune San Diego.
“Kaeding was moved to injured reserve last week with a minor-injury designation, requiring his release upon a determined return to health,” Gehlken wrote.
This marks the end of Kaeding’s nine year run with the Chargers. Kaeding has coverted...
U-T San Diego reports Chargers kicker Nate Kaeding, who has been sidelined with a groin injury, has passed his physical and is expected to be waived off injured reserve Tuesday. Source: CBSSports.com Attached Thumbnails
The San Diego Chargers' struggling aerial attack might be short-handed Thursday night against the visiting Kansas City Chiefs. The team went through its final practice Wednesday, with wide receivers Robert Meachem and Eddie Royal not participating. Both are battling hamstring issues, and if they can't go Thursday, two of the team's top three wide receivers would be...
The Chargers placed wide receiver Richard Goodman (hamstring) on injured reserve Monday. Source: CBSSports Attached Thumbnails
**** everything about this recap. You want me to break down Trent Richardson’s touchdown? He ran to the right, bam, touchdown. Final score was 7-6. The touchdown came in the first quarter. The two Novak field goals came in the second and third quarters. ******* barn burner of a game, let me tell you. Games like this should be considered torture. Like if I went to Guantanamo Bay...
The Chargers signed wide receiver Seyi Ajirotutu Monday to replace the injured Richard Goodman, who went on injured reserve because of a hamstring injury. Source: CBSSports Attached Thumbnails
Thursday Night Football Preview: Kansas City Chiefs vs. San Diego Chargers
Week nine is here so lets get it kicked off right here at Gridiron Experts with the Thursday night preview. We couldn’t have a more comical match up this week as one of the leagues worst, the Kansas City Chiefs, travel in their clown car to San Diego to take on the week to week Chargers. A Battle of what...
Mired in a three-game losing streak, the San Diego Chargers are looking for answers while the job security of coach Norv Turner is once again being questioned.
With Kansas City stuck in a four-game slide and tied for the worst record in the NFL, Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel might also face an uncertain future if he can't get things turned around.
The AFC West foes look to end...
Several corporate sponsors stepped up to help save the San Diego Chargers the embarrassment of having Thursday night's NFL Network game against the Kansas City Chiefs blacked out locally.
The Chargers said the sponsors, including the local CBS affiliate, guaranteed the purchase of enough tickets to lift the local television blackout. Those tickets will be donated to local military...
“[O]bviously we cannot play as a team. We appear to not be able to handle adversity or finish games. Individual and team confidence appears to be going south … a team going in the wrong direction fast.” — Chargers GM A. J. Smith, a week before the Chargers lost to the Browns
“When will Norv Turner be fired? No more if. Can’t be.” — Kevin Acee, San Diego Union-Times...
Kansas City Chiefs (1-6) at San Diego Chargers (3-4) Thursday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NFL Network, Brad Nessler, Mike Mayock, Alex Flanagan Last meeting: In the first meeting this season on Sept. 30, the Chargers beat the Chiefs 37-20, jumping ahead 20-0 and scoring 24 points off six turnovers, including five first-half takeaways. Streaking: The Chargers have won four straight over...
DK looks back on the Browns' "throwback" 7-6 win over the San Diego Chargers