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The San Diego Chargers added a veteran running back on Friday, agreeing to terms of a one-year deal with RB Ronnie Brown. Brown was a member of the Philadelphia Eagles last season, rushing for just 136 yards and one score while backing up RB LeSean McCoy. Philadelphia tried to move Brown at the NFL Trade deadline to the Detroit Lions. An injury to the player the Eagles would have received in return voided the trade.
Ronnie Brown has only rushed for over 1,000 yards once in his career, but split much of his rushing duties for several seasons with RB Ricky Williams as a member of the Miami Dolphins.
This move makes very little impact for fantasy owners this season. Third-Year runner Ryan Mathews is poised to carry the load for the Chargers this season and according to offseason reports, Mathews has reported to offseason workouts in incredible condition. San Diego also added veteran runner Le’Ron McClain this offseason.
McClain could have more of an impact on Mathews this season, if he...
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The San Diego Chargers say they have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with running back Ronnie Brown.
The 6-foot, 230-pound Brown ran for 136 yards and a touchdown last season while backing up LeSean McCoy with the Philadelphia Eagles.
The No. 2 overall pick in the 2005 NFL draft, Brown spent his first six seasons with the Miami Dolphins.
He ran for 4,815 yards and 36 touchdowns...
There’s been talk of them doing so since the draft, but the Chargers signed a veteran running back today, signing Ronnie Brown, 31 in December, formerly of the Philadelphia Eagles. This signing is hardly an indictment against Ryan Mathews, who the coaching staff has been talking up as a feature back all offseason. Brown carried the ball just 42 times last season behind another...
Defensive tackle Derek Landri is featured over at Pro Football Focus as the Philadelphia Eagles’ “secret superstar.”
Read the article in it’s entirety right here, but here is a quick blurb worth highlighting…
Landri quietly set about establishing himself as a force in Philadelphia’s hyper aggressive defensive front. He earned a positive grade last season...
Make no mistake about it, pound for pound the San Diego Chargers are the best team in the AFC West and if they are to return to their rightful position atop the AFC West in 2012, running back Ryan Mathews will have to have a big year. According to Chargers.com head coach Norv Turner plans
Voluntary OTA's ended this past Thursday. Mandatory minicamp begins next Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. This will be the Eagles' last on-field action before training camp opens at Lehigh University on July 22 with the arrival of rookies, quarterbacks, injured players and other selected veterans.Clay Harbor gave a nice interview to Nick Fierro of the Allentown Morning...
The San Diego Chargers signed running back Ronnie Brown to a one year contract.
Brown was nothing more than a partial handcuff to LeSean McCoy last season, so there shouldnt be any concerns about him stealing carries from Ryan Mathews.
Philip Rivers looks at the numbers and like any other interested Chargers observers he finds them hard to believe, too.
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - The Philadelphia Eagles have promoted Don Smolenski to president after Joe Banner decided to step aside.
Banner had handled the Eagles' day-to-day operations since joining the franchise in 1995 and was named the team president in 2001. He will take on a role as strategic advisor to owner Jeffrey Lurie while pursuing other options in sports...
The joys of being Super Bowl champions are seemingly neverending. The knowledge that you are the best in the game and your hard work and talent have gotten you the highly coveted Lombardi trophy. For a year your team’s named is referred to as the “World Champion Team XYZ.” You get to bask in the privilege of having your accomplishment honored by the President of the United...
NFL Daily Digest: 6-9-2012
Real Talk: The Saints have been so defiant in this Bounty Gate situation that you really can’t look at one individual that has been involved and say ‘he’s remorseful’ except for the ringleader Gregg Williams.
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