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SAN DIEGO, March 15—The Chargers free agency strategy this year must be “see who is interested, let the rest of the set a price and then we’ll come in and scoop em up.”
First they pried deep threat receiver Robert Meachem from the hands of the Buffalo Bills yesterday. From there, even after just about the entire reporting community had WR/KR Eddie Royal joining the Washington Redskins ball hogs bonanza, here came the Chargers again and they landed his services.
GM AJ Smith must be working the funk because the Chargers have pieced together the best free agency class next to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The sky was falling after WR Vincent Jackson left town but in Royal and Meachem, QB Phillip Rivers gets two able playmakers for the price of one.
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Former Denver Broncos wide reviver Eddie Royal has signed with the San Diego Chargers, according to multiple reports. No more Royal treatment for Broncos fans evidently, as the fourth-year veteran has signed with the Broncos’ most despised division rival.
Royal signed a three-year deal with San Diego, after catching 19 passes for 155 yards and a touchdowns last season. Known...
Kevin Acee is reporting that Mike Tolbert is unlikely to resign in San Diego. He is asking for more then what the Chargers are willing to pay. Acee gives two landing spots for Tolbert. The Pittsburgh Steelers and the Carolina Panthers. He lists the Steelers as the favorite to sign Tolbert.
If Tolbert is not willing to play for what the Chargers are willing to pay him I am...
Denver Broncos WR Eddie Royal made Monday Night Football history against the Chargers in 2009. (REUTERS/Fred Greaves)
Wide receiver Eddie Royal did NOT sign with the Washington Redskins as we reported on Tuesday and is still making the free agent rounds. In fact, he’ll be talking to a trip to the Broncos’ AFC West rival San Diego Chargers.
Naturally we decided to dig up pictorial...
The Steelers have interest in free agent running back Mike Tolbert but it's unclear how much for certain at this point. Nothing is set in stone for sure but it's a possibility nonetheless to explore amidst all the constant rehashing of old news that everyone seems enamored with these days. Talks broke down between Tolbert and the Chargers on Thursday night and he is...
According to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune, the Chargers are at a critical stage in their contract talks with running back Mike Tolbert.
The Chargers want to know if Tolbert is going to stay or not, they could end up deciding to just move on to free agent Jackie Battle.
I know that Tolbert has least another visit scheduled and there are reportedly numerous teams that...
Wide receiver-punt returner Eddie Royal has joined the San Diego Chargers after burning them a few times while with the division rival Denver Broncos.
Royal agreed to a three-year deal with the Bolts on Thursday, two days after San Diego agreed with Robert Meachem.
In September 2008, after referee Ed Hochuli's infamous blown call in Denver, the rookie Royal caught a fourth...
Kevin Acee, San Diego Chargers beat writer for the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports tonight on Twitter that unrestricted free agent running back Mike Tolbert is expected to land with either the Pittsburgh Steelers or Carolina Panthers. Acee added that he was told that the Tolbert situation isn't like the Malcom Floyd one in 2011, who returned last year after his deal was dead...
According to Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune, the San Diego Chargers have signed free agent wide receiver Eddie Royal to a three-year deal, $13.5 million, with $6 million guaranteed.
Not only is Royal an explosive weapon as a kick/punt returner, but he’s also a threat as a slot receiver.
Royal’s best season was in 2008, when he 91 receptions for 980 yards and 5 touchdowns.
The San Diego Chargers agreed to a three-year contract with wide receiver Eddie Royal.
The deal is worth a reported $13.5 million for Royal, who played his first four seasons with the Denver Broncos.
Royal had a spectacular rookie season with 91 receptions and five touchdown catches but hasn't approached those numbers since.
He has 206 career receptions in 57 games and has...
According to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune, there’s a really good chance that the Chargers will lose running back Mike Tolbert in free agency. The two teams he could end up with are the Carolina Panthers and Pittsburgh Steelers.
Acee indicated that there’s likely no way that Tolbert will come back to Chargers now that he’s leaving without a new contract.
Internet rumors are just that, rumors and nothing else. Typically deserve little more than just a quick shrug before they're long forgotten as stuff of wishful thinkers. But recent inquiries from multiple channels have us looking into the possibility that The Patriots may be interested in Chargers RB Mike Tolbert.
Via Rotoworld: Free agent Mike Tolbert is expected to sign with Pittsburgh or Carolina, according to the Union-Tribune San Diego.
Tolbert will meet with an undisclosed team Saturday after negotiations with the Chargers reportedly hit a standstill. Tolbert’s camp wants more money than San Diego Continue