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San Diego Chargers @ Kansas City ChiefsThe Chargers have struggled on offense but with Ryan Mathews back for his second game and a very soft defense all that could change this week. It is historically tough to play in Arrowhead but the Bills really took it to the Chiefs in week 2 at Arrowhead and if the Chargers can put it all together it could happen here again in week 4.The Chiefs are coming off an overtime win against the New Orleans Saints. The offense has been okay so far this season but the defense is not helping them at all. Currently sitting at 1-2 the Chiefs need to sure up that defense if they want to get a bigger number in the win column.San Diego Chargers (2-1): Philip Rivers is off to a mediocre start to the season and has not topped the 300-yard mark yet this season. His interception woes from last season seemed to have followed him into this one as he already has three interceptions. The match-up is great for Rivers and if he can't do it against this defense it ma...
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Chargers GM Says Mathews Fumbling Issues Won’t Be Tolerated For Long -
The Chargers think RB Ryan Mathews is talented, but not so talented they’re willing to overlook his biggest flaw. And general manager A.J. Smith has expressed that in the strongest terms, putting Mathews on notice that his fumbling problems won’t be tolerated for long. “It has to stop. I believe you can...
Whenever there’s a conversation about the best quarterbacks in the NFL San Diego Chargers QB, Philip Rivers, is always thrown in the mix along with guys like Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Drew Brees and the Manning’s. The one thing Rivers does not possess that the others do is a championship, yet he’s often spoken about as if he’s won one.
Philip Rivers is a great fantasy football...
The San Diego Chargers have signed kicker Nick Novak to replace Nate Kaeding for Sunday's game at Kansas City.
To make room for Novak on the roster, the Chargers released offensive lineman Reggie Wells.
Kaeding hurt his groin in practice Friday.
After Kaeding tore up his knee on the opening kickoff in in the 2011 season opener, Novak spent the final 15 games with the Chargers...
Kicker Nate Kaeding suffered a groin injury this week in practice. Though it was a mere strain, the kicker was unable to continue in today's practice and is on a 'day-to-day' basis.
Though he is listed as questionable now, the Bolts will likely not take the chance of having the kicker either miss an important field goal or injure himself further.
What this means...
San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews may be benched due to his penchent of fumbling. In 23 career starts Mathews has 11 fumbles. GM AJ Smith told Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union Tribune that he was “very concerned” and that the fumbles “had to stop” if Mathews was going to continue to be a key part of the Chargers offense.
Smith went on to discuss what happens...
The San Diego Chargers will have a new kicker Sunday in Kansas City, with the team saying regular kicker Nate Kaeding didn't make the trip for the game.
On the injury report Friday, Kaeding was listed as questionable because of a right groin injury.
The team said Nick Novak traveled to Kansas City, but that an official transaction hadn't been made. The Chargers have until...
The San Diego Union-Tribune reports that Chargers K Nate Kaeding is questionable for Week 4 with groin soreness.Fantasy Spin:Kaeding left Friday's practice. "Tomorrow is the key day to see if he's just sore or he strained something," Chargers coach Norv Turner said. "We've got to have a good plan for if Nate can kick and a plan if he can't kick."...
Chiefs wideout Dwayne Bowe (groin) has been listed as questionable for Week 4 against San Diego. He's been limited in practice on Thursday and Friday.Fantasy Spin:Bowe is the team's only top-tier receiver so if he can't go Sunday versus the Chargers, it would be a huge blow to quarterback Matt Cassel's fantasy value. We should know Bowe's status early Sunday since...
According to Adam Teicher of the Kansas City Star, Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe was limited in Thursday practice because of a thigh injury. Fellow wide receiver Steve Breaston has a sore knee and will try to practice.
I’m sure Bowe and Breaston will be fine for Sunday’s game. We’ll monitor them as we get closer to game day.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe is expected to play on Sunday even though he was listed as questionable with a groin injury.
Bowe has been off to a nice start this season with 18 receptions for 234 yards and 2 touchdowns.