Found October 10, 2013 on The Football Fan Spot:
Last week: 19 (-4) Record: 2-3 Philip Rivers threw 3 interceptions against the Raiders in a loss, but it was inevitable that he’d starting throwing interceptions at a higher rate, after throwing just 2 in his first 4 games. However, he’s still been very impressive, completing 73.7% of his passes for an average of 8.5 YPA, 13 touchdowns, and 5 interceptions, as the offense moves the chains on a very impressive 81% of opportunities. He’s doing that without much of a supporting cast. However, the defense is pathetic, allowing opponents to move the chains on 82% of opportunities. They were even worse against the Raiders with Dwight Freeney now out for the season. They made Terrelle Pryor look like John Elway. Week 5 Studs WR Vincent Brown RT DJ Fluker Week 5 Duds LE Kendall Reyes DT Cam Thomas

The San Diego Chargers and their many faces

The San Diego Chargers have begun the season at 2-3.  They beat the Dallas Cowboys and the Philadelphia Eagles, but lost to the Houston Texans, the Tennessee Titans, and the Oakland Raiders.  Looking at who they have beat and lost to, it looks as if the Chargers have had a pretty bad season.  However, the losses to the Texans and Titans could have gone either way and for most...

Chargers claim former Packer draft pick Lawrence Guy off waivers from Colts

Today the San Diego Chargers claimed a guy off the waivers that will immediately help their pass rush.  That player was Lawrence Guy. The 6-4, 318-pound Guy played the last season for the Colts, appearing in 11 games and recording 22 tackles and one sack.  He played a significant role in Indianapolis’ win last week against […]

Even before Ryan Mathews' injury Danny Woodhead started and was seeing more work (Week 5 RB Touches)

Week 5 Running Back Touches:  For the second straight week Arian Foster saw significantly more work than Ben Tate, and he delivered his second consecutive 100 total yard performance after failing to eclipse the mark in the season’s first three games. His workload (48 snaps to 18) seems to be back where fantasy owners would like it for the foreseeable future.  Ryan Mathews carried...

Chargers take another huge blow, OT Mike Harris out for season

The San Diego Chargers made a number of transactions today, signing guard-tackle Mike Remmers off the Tampa Bay Buccaneers practice squad while placing tackle Mike Harris on the Reserve-Injured list with an ankle injury. This is another huge blow to the San Diego Chargers, so far the team has lost Danario Alexander, Dwight Freeney, and now Mike […]

Chargers claim Lawrence Guy, release Jarius Wynn

The San Diego Chargers have claimed defensive tackle Lawrence Guy. Guy was released by the Colts a day after he blocked a field goal that helped the team get a win over the Seattle Seahawks. The Chargers badly need help along the defensive line. They are not getting the play from second year player Kendell Reyes that the team was expecting. Corey Liuget played well on Sunday night’s...

Ryan Mathews Not Yet Cleared To Practice

Chargers running back Ryan Mathews (concussion) hasn't been cleared to practice, according to Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune.Fantasy Spin:Mathews suffered a concussion Sunday night at Oakland. The Chargers play Monday night against the Colts so he has an extra to get ready for the game, but we don't expect him to play. Danny Woodhead has been stealing snaps...

Chargers place tackle Harris on injured reserve

The San Diego Chargers have placed tackle Mike Harris on injured reserve with a season-ending ankle injury. To take his roster spot, the Chargers signed tackle Mike Remmers from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' practice squad. The transactions were announced Wednesday. Harris started the last three games, one at right tackle and two at left tackle. He started nine games at left tackle...

NFL Real Talk: Week Six

A Rivers Runs Through **** Photo Credit: Keith Allison   NFL Real Talk functions as a cumulative fantasy football resource for gamers looking to sniff out every advantage they can week-to-week. Here, you will find recommendations for players to buy/hold/sell/drop, as well as matchups for you to exploit.    With five weeks in the books, it’s time to switch things...

Seau in first Polynesian Hall class

The late Junior Seau was inducted into the San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame in 2011, and the linebacker now is being honored in his home state of Hawaii. On Wednesday the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame announced its inaugural induction class, and Seau made the cut along with six other past and present players and coaches of Polynesian descent. Former University of Hawaii football...

DJ Fluker may have injured himself on penalized bodyslam

When San Diego Chargers offensive lineman DJ Fluker tossed Oakland Raiders linebacker Sio Moore like a rag doll in Sunday night, it cost him more than just 15 yards. Fluker has been dealing with a calf injury this week, and he told reporters on Thursday that he believes he sustained it during the infamous bodyslam. […]

Junior Seau Among Players, Coaches Named to Inaugural Class in Polynesian Football Hall of Fame

The late Junior Seau was inducted into the San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame in 2011, and the linebacker is now being honored in his home state of Hawai’i. On Wednesday the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame announced its 2013 inaugural induction class, and Seau made the cut along with six other past and present players and coaches of Polynesian descent. Former University of Hawaii...

Texans Sign Jake Byrne off Chargers Practice Squad

The Houston Texans have signed tight end Jake Byrne off of the San Diego Chargers practice squad. Byrne replaced the injured Owen Daniels on the active roster after being placed on the injured reserve (designated to return) earlier in the day. Byrne was released by the Texans on the last round of cuts entering the start of 2013 season and was promptly signed the Chargers practice...

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A Good Test for the Pass Defense

The Indianapolis Colts will face the San Diego Chargers this week and their quarterback Philip Rivers. Rivers is a above average quarterback who provides a very good test for the Colts' pass defense. He also offers something the Colts have not faced this year, a real top 10 passing quarterback.The last few years, many were complaining about Philip Rivers' declining play....

QB Rankings – Week Six

QB Rankings – Week Six Philip Rivers continues his strong play and has made everyone eat crow for questioning whether or not his skill set had diminished and for questioning his young and talented trio of receivers following the Floyd injury. Rivers will keep the good times rolling against the Colts this week. Rivers is fourth is passing yards and tied for 2nd in the NFL with 13...
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