Found February 23, 2013 on The Penalty Flag:
  Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers offense have struggled mightily the last few years. Can Reggie Bush be the answer to their prayers? After three injury riddled seasons with the San Diego Chargers it’s become apparent that RB Ryan Mathews is not the next great thing in the Bolts backfield. Mathews can be explosive and at times has shown potential to be stellar however his inability to stay healthy has been detrimental to the Chargers ground game and subsequently, their offensive production... Read more

Chargers’ GM believes Ryan Mathews can carry the load

During today’s press conference at the NFL Scouting Combine, San Diego Chargers general manager Tom Telesco indicated that he believes running back Ryan Mathew can carry the load. “I think he can be a bellcow back,” said Telesco, per Will Brinson of CBS Sports. I guess Telesco has never looked at Mathews’ injury history.  The guy is talented but he’s made of glass. ...

Chargers 2013 defensive draft needs

The strength of the 7-9 season for the San Diego Chargers was on defense, but five starters on defense will become unrestricted free agents in 2013. Antoine Cason, Aubrayo Franklin, Quentin Jammer, Vaughn Martin and Shaun Phillips. That means we need to examine the Chargers 2013 defensive draft needs with the assumption that most of those players will be gone. The needs are as follows...

Chargers 2013 offensive draft needs

A dismal 2012 season ending at 7-9 for the San Diego Chargers is not worth smiling about, but recently hired head coach Mike McCoy, and the 2013 NFL Draft coming up is something that should put a grin on your face. The biggest weakness on the Chargers in 2012 was on offense, and now it’s time to evaluate the San Diego Chargers 2013 offensive draft needs to see where the Chargers...

Fantasy Football 2013: More hype for Chargers RB Ryan Mathews

NFL news is starting to circulate this afternoon with the start of the 2013 NFL Combine in Indianapolis. Front office personnel are setting out their faux statements, positioning themselves for the start of free agency next month, while standing behind players they know that their respective teams are going to move. One comment from a team general manager this afternoon brought me...
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