Found November 14, 2013 on Kissing Suzy Kolber:
One doesn’t become a hyper intense maniac like Philip Rivers overnight, so it should come as little surprise that Marmalard exuded the same behavior when he was a wee little tyke, so over-the-top competitive that he scared away the neighborhood children.Philip Rivers, son of a football coach, would bring home the chalk and the end zone pylons from the high school equipment room.He’d line the backyard grass and mark off the end zones and play against whatever kids were willing to do so. All day, every day.There was even Gatorade in the cooler on the sideline.I’ve been there, seen the Alabama sod where the future Chargers quarterback would sometimes take it a little too far. I remember that his parents told me — and Philip Rivers later confirmed – that more than once a visiting friend/opponent would go away miffed at the intensity with which young Phil would want to win.“Sometimes I’d have to say ‘Come on! We have to play harder! This isn’t a joke-around game,’ “ Rivers recalled on We...

Chargers place pass rushing LB Larry English on season ending injured reserve, sign LB Adrian Robinson

According to the Associated Press, the San Diego Chargers have placed LB Larry English on injured reserve with a season-ending pectoral injury.

San Diego Chargers: The tale of two halves

The two words that drive sport fans nuts, moral victory. What is a moral victory? Well, I have no idea, because it doesn’t exist, not in sports at least. Moral victories are for math problems and kindergarten teachers. The San Diego Chargers (4-5) lost for the second straight week, losing to the Denver Broncos (8-1) 28-20. So was holding the potent Denver offense to their lowest...

Chargers tackle Dunlap has neck strain

San Diego Chargers left tackle King Dunlap is relieved his latest injury is a strained neck and not his third concussion this season. Dunlap didn't practice Wednesday and he doesn't know if he'll be able to play in Sunday's game at Miami. But, he says, ''If I had to be happy about being injured, I guess I'd be happy it's just a neck strain.'...

In Depth Look Into the Chargers Special Teams Unit

Since the moment he was hired, Head Coach Mike McCoy has been adamant about special teams and continuously stating that special teams is every bit as important as the team’s offense and defense.  It takes all three sides of the ball to win games in the National Football League, and McCoy was especially pleased with the unit’s performance this past Sunday. “One bright spot...

Chargers DT Dunlap has neck strain

San Diego Chargers left tackle King Dunlap is relieved his latest injury is a strained neck and not a third concussion this season. Dunlap didn't practice Wednesday and he doesn't know if he'll be able to play in Sunday's game at Miami. ''I'm very relieved not to have my head messed up again. Just a neck thing,'' Dunlap said Wednesday. '...

Chargers’ Larry English goes on IR

The San Diego Chargers have had their fair share of injuries this year and you can add Larry English to the list of players getting hurt. The Chargers have announced that they are placing English on injured reserve, which ends his season. English suffered a bicep injury last weekend against the Denver Broncos. Other notable injuries to the Chargers defense include Melvin Ingram,...

San Diego Chargers: 2013 Week 11 NFL Power Rankings (#13)

Last week: 15 (+2) Record: 4-5 There’s no shame in losing at home by 8 to the Broncos, especially when you match them score for score, but lose because you had to settle for two field goals. It’s no surprise the Chargers were able to move the ball with the Broncos, because their rate of moving the chains is 2nd only to Denver (82%). Their defense, which allows opponents to move...

Hardwick returns; Fluker ill

Chargers center Nick Hardwick seems on track to make his 60th consecutive start. Hardwick, sidelined for parts of last Sunday's game by a neck-shoulder stinger, returned to practice Friday after merely observing team workouts Wednesday and Thursday. Also practicing Friday were Le'Ron McClain and Jahleel Addae, who'd not practiced this week with ankle injuries. D.J...

Anne Hathaway a Danny Woodhead fan

Danny Woodhead became a fan favorite in his three seasons in New England, but could also work in an area sporting goods store and go hours without being noticed . This offseason, he signed with the San Diego Chargers ... and of course, nine games into his SoCal career and he's got celebs sporting his jersey. Glad to know that Anne Hathaway is a @Chargers + @danny__woodhead...

From the Other Side: Bolts-Dolphins I

The Chargers and Dolphins meet Sunday in a battle of 4-5 clubs looking to remain in the playoff race. Get ready with this Q&A between SD Bolt Report's Michael Lombardo and Dolphins Digest's Alain Poupart. In the first part of this series, we talk about Philip Rivers, Ryan Mathews, D.J. Fluker and San Diego's underwhelming defense.

Chargers Scouting Report Against the Dolphins

The San Diego Chargers aim to get back to their winning ways and even their record at 5-5 when they head back to the Sunshine State. Memories from Last Week Trailing 28-6 early in the second half, the Chargers battled back to make it a one score game, but couldn’t get over the hump as they fell to the division rival Denver Broncos at home.  A seven-yard touchdown pass to Danny...

WR Rankings – Week Eleven

WR Rankings – Week Eleven Keenan Allen has emerged as a top-25 talent at the wide receiver position in the NFL but is still due for some inconsistency as we saw last week in a dream match-up versus the Broncos as the Chargers attempted to run the ball 38 times while throwing it only 29 times. Allen looks like he will be a better fantasy bet when the Chargers are not worrying about...

Boyd tops Rivers to become ACC's all-time TD king

CLEMSON, S.C. Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd became the ACC's all-time leader in touchdown passes on Thursday night, eclipsing Philip Rivers' nine-year-old record of 95 TDs. Boyd, who passed for three first-half scores against Georgia Tech, officially broke Rivers' record midway through the second quarter, connecting with junior Martavis Bryant on a 76-yard touchdown...

Week 11: San Diego (-1.5) at Miami

The Chargers visit the Dolphins in Week 11 2013.

The Best Value Lineup on Week 11

If you haven’t been introduced to FanDuel yet, then I have some good news for you. There is a place where you can get the rush of playing fantasy sports without the long term commitment of drafting a whole team. Sounds like every guys dream, right? Well this place exists at, so go check it out. I will be playing there all season long while giving advice on who I think...
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