Posted October 10, 2012 on
The Chargers look to get the bad taste of Sunday’s loss out of their mouths with a win against their primary threat for the AFC West title, the Broncos. A win would be the Bolts' third victory inside the division and would put them in great position heading into the bye. To set the stage for this pivotal contest, we break down a handful of the game’s most pivotal matchups.
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According to Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune, it looks like the Chargers are ready to put Ryan Mathews back in the starting lineup for Monday night’s game against the Broncos.Chargers head coach Norv Turner is happy with what he’s seen from Mathews.“He’s made the progress we’d like,” coach Norv Turner said.After putting together a nice performance this...
Chargers receiver Vincent Brown is expected to return from his ankle injury Week 9 against the Chiefs according to Kevin Acee of U-T San Diego.Fantasy Spin:Brown absorbed 19 catches for 329 yards as a rookie last season. Robert Meachem hasn't developed into the go-to guy San Diego was hoping for in the absence of Vincent Jackson, so Brown should see a good amount of targets when...
Chargers head coach Norv Turner indicated that RB Ryan Mathews’ weekly workloads will increase back to the full-time variety following Sunday’s loss to New Orleans, saying “I expect him to be one of the league’s leading rushers.” “Ryan was outstanding,” Turner said following Mathews’ 139-total yard, one-score effort in which he was ultimately underutilized. “Everything...
Dolphins tight end Randy McMichael dives into the endzone during a 2002 preseason game agains the Saints. (Bob Rosato/SI)
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The Chargers missed a golden opportunity to pull out a victory in New Orleans. But unlike the team's earlier loss versus an NFC South squad, this game left much to feel good about. We cover the good, the bad and everything between in this Insider's Perspective.