Found May 31, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
Getty Images According to the San Diego Union Tribune, Chargers linebacker Larry English was held out of position drills on Tuesday after suffering a strained groin last week. He reportedly moved around well on the side while working with trainers. I’m sure the hope is that English will be healthy and ready to go for June’s minicamp.

Chargers have “no immediate plans” to add another running back

According to the Union-Tribune San Diego, the Chargers have “no immediate plans” to add another running back. The Chargers lost backup Mike Tolbert in free agency this offseason and did not add another veteran back to replace him. Right now they just have Curtis Brinkley and his 32 career carries, 7th round rookie Edwin Baker, and fullback Le’Ron McClain behind lead back Ryan...

Ryan Mathews To Be Workhorse For Chargers

Running back Ryan Mathews is expected to be a workhorse for the Chargers in 2012, and head coach Norv Turner noted that he is the heavy favorite to handle third-down duties. Fantasy Spin: The Chargers also believe Mathews can lead the NFL in rushing, and he will likely emerge as a fantasy stud in 2012 if he can just elude the injury bug. And he will most notably see a spike in touchdowns...

Chargers believe Ryan Mathews is an every down back

Getty Images According to Michael Gehlken of the San Dieog Union-Tribune, Chargers head coach Norv Turner has indicated that running back Ryan Mathews will likely take over third-down duties this season. Even though the Chargers seem like they’re ready to have Mathews be their every down back, they need to make sure they don’t run him into the ground.  They must make sure they...

What's The Point Of Calling Shots, This Cue Ain't Straight In Line

I know I start a lot of posts this way, but I'm sorry it's taken so long for me to get back here.  Twitter has made it a lot easier to get "that one point" across, but makes it less likely that I'll try to build an entire installment around it.  I was all set to write about the draft when Junior Seau passed away.  Since then I've been working on about...

Friends say Seau had insomnia, used Ambien

According to USA Today, at least 4 friends of Junior Seau say he suffered from insomnia and regularly took the drug Ambien. One of those friends, Nancy Emsley, who worked out at the same gym as Seau, said that she often stressed to him the importance of getting eight hours of sleep after taking Ambien. "He told me he usually woke up around 1 or 2 (a.m.) and couldn't go...
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