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What in the world’s going on with the San Diego Chargers, Philip Rivers & Eric Weddle?

The San Diego Chargers seem like a mess. Between constant Philip Rivers trade rumors and a move to Los Angeles potentially on the horizon, a lot seems up in the air. Add the curious case of Eric Weddle to the growing list of problems. So, Eric Weddle is "highly, highly, disrespected" even though the Chargers say contract talks are coming up in May-June? Something's fishy. — Ben...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Futures of Eric Weddle and Phillip Rivers Are In Question This Offseason

Chargers captain Eric Weddle is skipping the start of the teams offseason workouts in seek of a landing a new contract. The 30-year-old veteran signed a five-year, $40 million dollar contract in 2011, with $19 million guaranteed. Weddle, a three-time Pro Bowler who’s been voted first team All-Pro twice, has been nothing but stellar for the Chargers since they drafted him in the...
Via Pro Football Spot
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Eric Weddle skips Chargers workouts: I feel highly disrespected

Stan Liu-USA TODAY SportsSan Diego Chargers free safety Eric Weddle, unhappy that the team is unwilling to engage in contract extension talks, skipped the first voluntary workout of the offseason. “I feel highly, highly disrespected,” Weddle said in an interview with San Diego Union-Tribune‘s Kevin Acee. “… It is what it is, but there is no reason for me to put out any...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

San Diego Chargers Safety Eric Weddle Skipping Workouts Over Lack of Contract Talks

When you make the money that guys in the NFL do you would think that the players would be good with just playing and doing their jobs, but no. Just like every other profession in the world they like to feel a little bit of security in their job. In the NFL going in to a season in the last year of your contract is as unsecure as you can get without playing like garbage.Since San Diego...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Chargers S Eric Weddle Looking For A New Contract

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Chargers S Eric Weddle did not report to voluntary offseason workouts on Monday and is looking for a new contract. According to Rapoport, Weddle would like an extension that would allow him to retire as a member of the Chargers. Weddle, 30, is entering the final year of his five-year, $40 ... The post Chargers S Eric Weddle Looking For A...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Eric Weddle crushes Warren Sapp over Twitter

Those who have beef with Warren Sapp finally had a good reason to unload on the Hall of Famer this week. Perhaps nobody hammered Sapp as hard as Eric Weddle did, though. Weddle signed a five-year, $40 million contract extension with the Chargers in 2011 that included $19 million guaranteed. Though Weddle is a three-time...Read More
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February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Safety Power Rankings: Is Eric Weddle of the San Diego Chargers still on top?

Anybody and their grandmother can make a power rankings list for the NFL’s best quarterbacks. It takes a real man or a sportswriter with nothing better to do to rank the less glamorous positions. In that spirit let’s find out who the top ten safeties are playing in the league right now. To determine the list I went by Pro Football Focus’ pass coverage ratings. Tashuan Gipson...
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December 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Weddle preaches consistency for Chargers’ secondary, believes experience will enhance unit

The most consistent player on the Chargers defense over the past five years is preaching just that — consistency. Eric Weddle, the four time All-Pro and Chargers’ safety, is one of the best safeties in the NFL, and was the best member of a (quite frankly) lousy secondary in 2013. The Bolt’s defensive back end ranked 29th against the pass, and limited the team from reaching...
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August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

If you didn’t love Eric Weddle already (MUST WATCH)

Does any human being on earth have more fun playing football than Eric Weddle? If you are a big fan of his, or if for some reason you aren’t, you have to watch him mic’d up in Hawaii. Listening to him here, you can see why his teammates love him. Weddle represents everything that is right about sports. Very glad to have him in powder blue and gold. A look back at Tom Telesco’s...
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January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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