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San Diego Chargers
The Chargers released veteran wide receiver and kick returner Roscoe Parrish and waived eight players to reduce their roster to the mandated limit of 75 on Monday. The Chargers waived wide receivers Jason Barnes, Taylor Embree and Phillip Payne, defensive tackle Eddie Brown, long snapper Nick Guess, running back Michael Hayes, tight end Brad Taylor and tackle Phil Trautwein. The Chargers negotiated injury settlements with defensive tackle Garrett Brown and released offensive tackle Michael Toudouze. They placed guard Johnnie Troutman on the Reserve/Non-Football Injury list and guard Brandyn Dombrowski on the Reserve/Non-Football Illness list.
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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...
San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews says he’s ahead of schedule as he continues to rehab his broken clavicle. Of course his hope is to get back as soon as possible so he doesn’t have to miss a lot of regular season games.
“I’m definitely ahead of schedule,” Mathews said per the North County Times. “I’ve always been a fast healer, and that’s proving...
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...
The Oakland Raiders reportedly agreed to a one-year deal with wide receiver Roscoe Parrish. Parrish was released Monday by the San Diego Chargers. Parrish played seven seasons with the Bills but ended the last two seasons with injuries, including a season-ending ankle injury against the Raiders last season. The Raiders' top two kick returners, Jacoby Ford (foot) and Denarius...
Running back Ryan Mathews continues to target the Chargers' regular-season opener as he recovers from a broken clavicle. "I'm definitely ahead of schedule," Mathews told the North County Times. "I've always been a fast healer, and that's proving true right now. My range of motion is improving and I'm feeling really good. I've been staying...
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Top draft pick of 2012 Melvin Ingram left the game in Minnesota with a deep thigh bruise this Thursday.
The injury will put him out of the Chargers final preseason game but is expected to be back very soon.
Sources around practice say Ingram was working out with a medicine ball and was looking good.
A general sense of relief with all the injuries the team has been dealing...
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...
According to Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune, Chargers running back Ryan Mathews said his shoulder is "a lot more mobile."Fantasy Spin:Mathews thinks he'll be ready for Week 1 but he is still projected to miss all of September. The running back said the athletic trainer has to tell him every day to slow down his workouts. Unfortunately, vigorous daily...
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The Chargers have won their third straight preseason game vs the Minnesota Vikings. Pulling off a last minute drive to kick the game winning field goal. Though they are winning games, the team has a long way to go before week one against the Raiders.
Let's start with the good.The Chargers defense was incredible. They forced turnovers, were generally making...