Report: Manti Te’o out for season with torn Achilles

San Diego Chargers inside linebacker Manti Te’o has been lost for the season after suffering an Achilles tear in Week 3. Chargers' LB Manti Te'o tore his Achilles and will require surgery, per source. Out for season. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 26, 2016 An MRI confirmed what was assumed on Sunday. After the game, Te’o was emotional...
Via Sportsnaut
September 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Manti Te’o real girlfriend is Jovi Nicole

San Diego Chargers linebacker Manti Te’o appears to be in a relationship, and all indications are that his new girlfriend is a living, breathing person. As our friends at Black Sports Online noticed, Instagram model Jovi Nicole has taken an interest in the Chargers over the last two months and recently posted a video that featured her and Te’o goofing off together: ...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Manti Te’o on possible Chargers relocation: ‘It’s going to suck’

The San Diego Chargers have officially filed for relocation, and linebacker Manti Te’o is far from thrilled about the possible move. “Man, it’s going to suck,” he said, according to Bryce Miller of the San Diego Union-Tribune. “I’m not going to lie.” From where we sit, dismissing that comment is easy. After all, Te’o and his teammates earn millions of dollars...
Via Sportsnaut
January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Chargers LB Manti Te'o listed as questionable for Green Bay

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Linebacker Manti Te'o didn't practice on Friday and is listed as questionable for Sunday's game at the Green Bay Packers.Te'o hurt his left ankle in Monday's loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers and didn't work this week."I love to practice and if I could I would be out there," said Te'o, the Chargers' leading tackler.Coach Mike McCoy said if Te'o is fit on Sunday, he...
Via Associated Press
October 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Manti Te'o could sit the Chargers-Seahawks game out

Manti Te'o has flashed all the promise in the world on the inside of San Diego's defense.It'll mean nothing if the linebacker can't get on the field, which is why the Chargers are being extra cautious this week. team has been down this road before with Te'o. The second-round pick suffered a debilitating...
Via FOX Sports
August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Chargers LB Te'o looking to build on breakout 2014

Manti Te'o finally played like the star he was billed to be by season's end.After struggling to adjust for the bestter part of two seasons, he found his groove. And the third-year inside linebacker out of Notre Dame says he's looking to build on that momentum in 2015.“It feels so comfortable out there, to finally be out there and just play ball," Te'o told ESPN. "To be able to...
Via FOX Sports
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Manti Te’o Is Tired Of Hearing Fake Girlfriend Jabs: ‘Get A New Joke’

Manti Te’o hasn’t even finished his second year in the league, but he’s already grown tired of one aspect of NFL life. The San Diego Chargers linebacker was thrust into the limelight before the 2013 NFL draft thanks to a bizarre story involving Te’o getting “catfished” by a fake girlfriend. Plenty of jokes followed, and apparently they still...
December 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Te’o to people making fun of fake girlfriend: ‘Find a new joke’

San Diego Chargers LB Manti Te’o has spent his first two years in the NFL letting his play on the field do the talking — attempting to put the Lennay Kekua “catfish” scam behind him. But his opponents haven’t forgotten about it. San Francisco 49ers tackle Anthony Davis reportedly heckled Te’o about it during Saturday night’s game between the two teams. Davis said...
Via The Sports Daily
December 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Niners OT asked Manti Te'o about his fake girlfriend

For those of you who were wondering if Manti Te’o still catches flak for the whole fake girlfriend fiasco from nearly two years ago, San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Anthony Davis has your answer. A day after the San Diego Chargers defeated the Niners, Davis revealed that he asked Te’o about his fake girlfriend during the game. He claims the former Notre Dame star “snapped...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Manti Te'o Sees Visions of Lennay Kekua After Taking Hard Hit to the Head

Manti Te'o has had a good first season for the San Diego Chargers, but it is starting to look like it is going to end with him on the bench. He didn't do anything wrong. Poor guy just got his bell rung pretty hard when the offensive lineman on the play you see below shoves him back and Manti's head slams into one of his teammates.Gifdsports.comTe'o was ruled out with a concussion...
Via FatManWriting
January 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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