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Shawne Merriman will never set foot on the gridiron again.
That does not mean that he will stop competing.
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It may be "Lights Out" for Shawne Merriman's NFL career, but the former three-time All-Pro is looking for ways to keep himself engrossed in a competitive atmosphere.
He seems to have found his calling.
Co-hosted by former NFL defensive end Akbar Gbajabiamila, "American Ninja Warrior" is a show...
Now that former NFL linebacker Shawne Merriman is retired, he’s found something to keep himself busy. At least for a little while. Merriman tweeted that he’ll be on the new season of America Ninja Warrior. I can’t wait to compete on Season 5 of #AmericanNinjaWarrior this summer going to be crazy — Shawne Merriman (@shawnemerriman) May 9, 2013 I certainly wish Merriman...
The interwebs, myself included, have had a lot of fun at the expense of the Manti Te’o Fake Girlfriend hoax saga. But Maxim may have topped everyone’s best efforts at mockery and ridicule with the magazine including Lennay Kekua, Te’o's fake girlfriend, in its annual “Hot 100″ list, something I am sure makes the former Notre Dame Fighting Irish linebacker who was drafted...
San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates is feeling pretty disrespected.
The reason for his discontent is his number 73 ranking on the NFL’s annual Top 100 players list.
The list is compiled from votes by the players, so every year there are always feelings that get hurt after someone feels dissed by their peers.
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Free agent tackle Max Starks visited with the San Diego Chargers on Wednesday, but according to Michael Gehlken of The San Diego Union-Tribune, he left town without a contract and remains unsigned as of Friday.
Gehlken goes on to state in his reports that just because Starks left without a contract, doesn't necessarily mean that the Chargers won't have interest in signing...
Shawne Merriman is a 28-year-old retired NFL player with time on his hands and an itch to compete. So what is Merriman going to do?
Well according to Around The League via his Twitter page, Merriman is going to be a contestant on American Ninja Warrior.
I can’t wait to compete on Season 5 of #AmericanNinjaWarrior this summer going to be crazy
— Shawne Merriman (@shawnemerriman...
Every year, there's at least one NFLer who feels slighted over his placement on NFL Network's annual "Top 100" list. (Last year, if you recall, the Giants' Justin Tuck took issue with Eli Manning's ranking.)
Antonio Gates has filled the quota for 2013.
The Chargers' veteran tight end, who came in at No. 73 on the countdown, expressed his displeasure...
The San Diego Chargers got a few signings out the way early this offseason, reaching deals with linebacker Manti Te'o, QB Brad Sorensen, WR Keenan Allen and LB Tourek Williams.
Things looked uncertain for Te'o in the NFL Draft, as some teams shied away from him due to the so-called scandal and the many scouts that weren't completely sold on him as a pro player. San...
Chargers rookie wide receiver Keenan Allen should begin camp as the team's No. 3 receiver and could win a job opposite Danario Alexander if he's completely recovered from his 2012 knee injury.Fantasy Spin:With a solid quarterback in Philip Rivers, winning a starting role would immediately make Allen a viable fantasy starter.
Manti Te'o is one of four draft picks who've signed contracts with the San Diego Chargers.
Te'o, the linebacker from Notre Dame, was picked by the Chargers in the second round.
Also signing four-year deals Thursday were third-round pick Keenan Allen, a wide receiver from California; sixth-rounder Tourek Williams, an outside linebacker from Florida International; and...
Manti Te'o has gone through his first practice with San Diego Chargers veterans, and by all accounts he didn't embarrass himself.
He was matched up against tight end Antonio Gates a few times, which quarterback Philip Rivers calls ''a quick welcome, Day 1.''
Te'o and other Chargers went through the first day of organized team activities, which are practices...
Last year, NFL fans were stunned by the play of the Washington Redskins and the Indianapolis Colts. The two teams who literally went from the worst, to (almost) first, in only a year's time.The Colts and Redskins had the No. 1 & 2 pick in the 2012 Draft, and essentially bought themselves a ticket to the playoffs.Some of the teams on this list may come as a shock, but if you...
Pittsburgh Steelers free agent tackle Max Starks visited with
the San Diego Chargers yesterday, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com.
Veteran OT Max Starks is visiting the #Chargers today, I'm told. Still looking for a tackle after Bryant McKinnie went back to Baltimore
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 8, 2013
The Chargers are in need of a tackle, and they’ve already