San Diego Chargers Writer
Kirby Lee, USA TODAY Sports
As this series continues it is beginning to seem that the Chargers essentially need a complete rebuild on the defensive side of the ball. I’ve said it before, that they have key pieces and potential. They can put up points in a hurry and turn any game into a potential shootout. But wouldn’t they rather...
Chargers outside linebacker Jarret Johnson hopes to play against Kansas City on Sunday, six days after having surgery on his left hand.
Johnson is listed as doubtful. He was hurt during a loss at Miami on Sunday.
The Chargers (4-6) have lost three straight games and are essentially playing for their season.
That's why Johnson hopes to play despite having his hand in a cast...
Via AP on Fox
November 22, 2013
The San Diego Chargers (4-5) travel to the east coast this Sunday to take on the Miami Dolphins (4-5), kick off is at 4:05 ET. Both teams are looking to get back on track and make a run for the sixth and final AFC wildcard spot. Miami is coming off a disappointing loss, getting upset by the winless Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Thursday Night Football last week.
The Dolphins are also...
San Diego Chargers stopping slowing against the Denver Broncos.
The Denver Broncos (7-1) come into San Diego, after their bye week, looking to continue their strong season. With head coach John Fox recovering from heart surgery; former Jaguar head coach Jack Del Rio will take charge of the Broncos.
Hopefully the familiarity between Chargers (4-4) head coach Mike McCoy with this Denver...
The San Diego Chargers have had major defensive problems this year. They currently are ranked 23rd in rushing yards allowed and 28th in passing yards allowed. The pass defense has been especially worrisome because the team has been ranked so terribly even with games against the Tennessee Titans (24th in passing), the Oakland Raiders (30th), and the Jacksonville Jaguars (19th...
Outside linebacker Jarret Johnson, who missed two games with an injured hamstring, is expected to play Sunday when the Chargers put their two-game winning streak on the line against the Washington Redskins.
He has been missed. Despite sitting out two games, Johnson is tied for the team lead with three sacks.
''That's huge,'' Chargers defensive coordinator John...
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October 31, 2013
After doing nothing the previous year, the San Diego Chargers upgraded the linebacker core by adding Jarret Johnson but are still missing a pass rushing specialist. Alabama linebacker, Courtney Upshaw, may be the player they are searching for. Upshaw was highly scouted as a high school prep star and now once again by the 2012 NFL Draft.
The Baltimore Ravens have lost another defensive starter to free agency, as linebacker Jarret Johnson agreed to a four-year deal with the San Diego Chargers on Wednesday. The financial terms of the deal have not been announced. Johnson, who will turn 31 before the start of the 2012 season, has played his entire nine-year career [...]
After playing his first nine career seasons with the Baltimore Ravens, Jarret Johnson is set to hit the open market and become a free agent when the new league year begins next month. Johnson, 30, has played in a franchise record 129 games, and the day after the AFC Championship Game loss in New England, [...]
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Outside linebacker Jarret Johnson is the Baltimore Ravens’ iron man, having played in a franchise-record 130 consecutive games. But Johnson’s not sure if he’ll be returning to be the work horse and perennially underrated talent many Ravens fans have come to know and love. “I don’t know, we’ll see,” Johnson said, via BaltimoreRavens.com. “We’ve got [...]