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Cornerback Chris Carr has signed a one-year contract with the San Diego Chargers.
He'll be added to the active roster on Wednesday, when the Chargers will have to make a corresponding move.
Carr has played with the Oakland Raiders, Tennessee Titans and Baltimore Ravens. He was in training camp with the Minnesota Vikings before being released prior to the regular season.
Carr joins the Chargers as they prepare to face former teammate Drew Brees and the winless Saints on Sunday night in New Orleans. Brees threw for 446 yards and three touchdowns in a 28-27 loss at Green Bay on Sunday.
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As Week 5 of the NFL season is upon us, one can start to get a good idea of where a team stands or will stand by the end of the season.
You want entertainment? Get ready for an explosive offensive showdown when Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers travel to New Orléans to face Drew Brees and the win-less Saints.
Here are the NFL picks Week 5: Pick 3 against the spread
QB – Philip Rivers – BRivers had a pretty efficient game and only made 3 pretty bad passes, 1 he tried to force to Royal in the endzone, 1 he underthrew an open Meachem deep and another to Meachem was picked off. Other than that he had 2 TD passes and completed 78% of his passes. While he wasn’t outstanding, Rivers did more than enough to win the game, and not enough to...
Last week: 8 (-1)
The Chargers finish September with a 3-1 record for the 2nd year in a row, something they hadn’t done in the Norv Turner era prior to last year. However, much like last year, they beat up on crappy teams in September and got blown out against the only good team they faced. They started last year 4-1 before losing 6 straight and eventually barely making...
The San Diego Chargers have moved Jackie Battle ahead of Ryan Mathews on the teams depth chart. The reason according to the Chargers is because Battle started last week.
Battle, 29, ran for 39 yards and a touchdown on 15 carries against Kansas City. He also caught 4 passes for 42 yards and a touchdown.
Mathews has seen his playing time take a hit due to his penchant of fumbling....
With San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews struggling to hold onto the football, Jackie Battle is now listed as the starting running back down in Southern California.
I’m sure the Chargers will give Mathews a chance to earn his starting spot back, but right now Battle is getting the job done.
The Chargers parted with Micheal Spurlock on Wednesday morning to make room for newly signed cornerback Chris Carr. Spurlock, acquired this offseason in free agency, offered the team depth and versatility on offense and special teams.
A numbers crunch led to the move as San Diego is carrying two kickers, Nick Novak and Nate Kaeding, while the latter recovers from a groin strain...
Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that he is hearing that the San Diego Chargers could end up placing K Nate Kaeding on season-ending injured reserve list.
Kevin Acee of Union-Tribune San Diego adds that Kaeding met with a specialist and is status moving forward is week to week. Acee also mentioned that theres no room for 2 kickers.
Kaeding is dealing with a groin...
The San Diego Chargers came into Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday and struck fast and hard, took no prisoners and laid the smack down on our KC Chiefs.