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San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews has certainly frustrated fantasy football owners throughout the 2012 NFL season as the highly-touted running back from Fresno State has done little has failed to live up to the lofty expectations set upon him this offseason.
Many experts including myself had him ranked among the top-10 at the running back position regardless of scoring format and even after an injury in the preseason delayed the start of his 2012 campaign, he still appeared to have the ability of the RB1, especially after posting 25 fantasy points in standard point per reception leagues on a Sunday Night against New Orleans in Week 5 after totaling 139 yards and a touchdown.
Since that night in the Big Easy though, things have been anything but easy for Mathews, as he has eclipsed 100 total yards just once, while also failing to reach the end zone in eight consecutive games.
During this eight-game stretch, the former first-round draft choice has averaged just over 10 fan...
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With Ronnie Brown expected to miss Sunday's game, the Chargers want to get Ryan Mathews heavily involved in the offense. SOURCE: Michael Gehlken, San Diego Union-TribuneFantasy Spin:Gehlken expects Mathews to approach his career-high in touches (28) Sunday against the Panthers. Mathews has been largely disappointing this season, rushing for zero 100-yard games and just one touchdown...
The San Diego Chargers will be searching for a new head coach, if they haven’t started already.
Norv Turner recently told Jim Nantz of CBS that he’s accepted his fate.
“We all know in the end what the final outcome will be,” Turner told Nantz, who repeated it during the broadcast.
Someone in San Diego is looking out for Norv as this Craigslist ad was placed in San Diego....
According to USA Today Sports, the San Diego Chargers are so desperate to sell tickets that they used Groupon to help them try to sell out this Sunday’s game against the Panthers. Chargers waded into the land of discounted microdermabrasion treatments and half-priced speedboat tours this week by offering tickets for Sunday’s game on Groupon. For the low price of $68, buyers would...
In the Pittsburgh Steelers 34-24 loss to the San Diego Chargers on Sunday the defense did a good job of defending the Chargers rushing attack in the first half as they held running backs Ryan Mathews, Ronnie Brown and Jackie Battle to just 29 yards on 14 carries, with the longest run being the 9 yard run by Mathews on the first play of the Chargers first possession.
Tweet The good news for the San Diego Chargers is they’re in second place in the AFC West. The bad news is a brutal middle-of-the-season stretch, where they went 1-7, has the Chargers at 5-8 and leaves the team with little chance of making the playoffs. It has also contributed to quite a few empty seats [...]
The Chargers, who can’t seem to do anything right lately (I’d call them “loveable” but that’s far, far from the truth) resorted to using Groupon on Monday to try to sell out this Sunday’s home game against the Carolina Panthers.
The Groupon was for an end zone seat priced at $68, which included a $20 voucher for use at the concession stands. Per Ticketmaster, the...
The Chargers signed LB Gary Guyton on Wednesday, according to Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune.
Guyton, a fifth-year pro, spent the 2012 preseason with the Dolphins. He played for the Patriots from 2008-11.
Last season, Guyton played in 13 games with six starts for the Patriots and made 47 tackles and one interception. Guyton adds depth for the Chargers at linebacker...
The San Diego Chargers and Carolina Panthers are coming off impressive wins - one against a potential playoff team and the other against a division champion.
Those victories just came a little too late.
San Diego may enter Sunday still clinging to the slimmest hopes for a playoff berth as it hosts Carolina, which has already been eliminated.
The Chargers (5-8) lost four straight...
ot that it's a big surprise or anything, but the game on Sunday between the San Diego Chargers and the Carolina Panthers will be blacked out in Southern California. They only way you'll be able to follow every play of the game in Southern California will be via radio.
With the Charger's playoffs hopes looking bleak, facing a team that has no chance at the playoffs,...
Steelers Radio Network reporter Craig Wolfley has some interesting tales to tell from the sideline of the Steelers' loss Sunday to the San Diego Chargers. Click for more.
Below is the week 13 offensive line breakdown for the Pittsburgh Steelers loss to the San Diego Chargers this past Sunday.