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Ryan Mathews ruled out against 49ers

The Chargers will play Saturday’s game against the 49ers without running back Ryan Mathews. Mathews has been ruled out for the Week 16 contest leaving Branden Oliver and Donald Brown to share carries in the backfield of the Chargers. Bothered by an ankle injury Mathews has not played since Dec. 7 and is far from certain to play in Week 17. The bolts are expecting tight end Ladarius...
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Mathews inactive for Chargers vs Broncos

SAN DIEGO (AP) Running back Ryan Mathews is inactive for the San Diego Chargers' game against the Denver Broncos. Mathews suffered an ankle injury when he was tripped in last Sunday's loss to New England. Without Mathews, the Chargers' running game is diminished. Minus a ground attack, the pressure falls on quarterback Philip Rivers against Denver's challenging pass rush. Rookie...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Chargers running back Ryan Matthews is OUT today

Today many of you fantasy footballers are in the playoffs. Well make sure you do not add San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Matthews to your lineup.  According to Dov Kleiman, Matthews will not be playing against the Broncos. Dov Kleiman    @NFL_RealUpdates #Chargers RB Ryan Mathews is OUT for the #Broncos game. If you […] The post Chargers running back Ryan Matthews is OUT...
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Chargers' Mathews questionable for Broncos game

SAN DIEGO (AP) Chargers running back Ryan Mathews missed practice Friday and is questionable for Sunday's game with the Denver Broncos. Mathews, who injured his ankle in Sunday's loss to the New England Patriots, hasn't practiced this week. Mathews' availability is among the keys for San Diego (8-5) as it tries to avoid a season sweep by the visiting Broncos (10-3). With a win,...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Chargers Concerned With Ryan Mathews' Ankle

Chargers running back Ryan Mathews (ankle) did not practice on Thursday.Fantasy Spin:This is the second straight practice Mathews has missed, leaving his availability in extreme question for Week 15. Branden Oliver and Donald Brown would see a bump in value, with Oliver being the slightly more preferred player.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Mathews Questionable For Week 15 With Ankle Injury

Chargers running back Ryan Mathews (ankle) did not practice on Wednesday.Fantasy Spin:He injured his right ankle during the first half of Week 14. He had only two carries during the second half, and his status is now in question for Sunday. Branden Oliver will see an increase in snaps if Mathews sits.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
8 days ago  |  Discuss

San Diego Chargers: The return of Ryan Mathews

When a star player plays well during a game it is pretty apparent to notice the impact he makes. But what is even more obvious is the struggle a team feels without a star player’s impact. After the last game against the Rams, Philip Rivers was quoted saying: “You never really know how much you miss a guy until he gets back and gets rolling like he did today.” The “roll...
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San Diego Chargers: Three keys to a win over the Rams

This Sunday is a must win for the San Diego Chargers. Their game against the St. Louis Rams is their last game against a team with a record under .500. Not to mention that St. Louis is 1-4 on the road. Coming into this contest the Chargers are just one game behind the Broncos in the AFC West, with a win they have a chance to move into a first place tie with Denver. This game is...
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy football: Evaluating the San Diego backfield

After missing the previous seven games with a knee injury, San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews is finally expected to return to the gridiron in week 11, marking his first in-game appearance since week 2. Despite his return to health, Mathews may not simply just return to fantasy football relevance, since in that time, rookie Brandon Oliver has taken over as the starting...
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

The most important newcomers for the Chargers, is Flowers the best corner?, Will Mathews stay in S.D.?

In case you missed it: Columns from the cover32 universe to recap this week. San Diego Chargers - The five most important newcomers to the San Diego Chargers. (READ) - Flowers says he is the best corner, but is he? (READ) - Will Ryan Mathews be a Charger in 2015? (READ) - Philip Rivers has some pretty tempting Vegas odds for MVP. (READ) - Ladarius Green getting attention around...
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July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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