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Three takeaways from the Ryan Mathews injury in San Diego

Yesterday, it was announced Ryan Mathews would miss four to five weeks with a sprained MCL he suffered in the Chargers win over Seattle. Here’s how the schedule looks over the next month. Week 3 @ Buffalo’ Week 4 vs. Jacksonville Week 5 vs. New York (A) Week 6 @ Oakland Week 7 vs, Kansas City This is probably the easiest stretch of games in the San Diego schedule. However, week...
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Five takeaways from the San Diego Chargers’ win over Seahawks

I’m not sure I recall seeing the Philip Rivers-led San Diego Chargers play a game quite as impressive as the one they played against the Seahawks on Sunday.  The coaches put together a perfect game plan, the players executed it to a “T”, and the Chargers did something they rarely do against talented, physical football teams – they closed.  In all honesty, I’m still...
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Knile Davis vs. Donald Brown Waiver Wire Pick

The plum of a weekly fantasy football waiver wire list is a starting running back. Starting RBs are hard to come by, yet unfortunate circumstances this season have already resulted in some nice opportunities. The big question now is with one pick or a limited budget, which RB do you grab?
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Ryan Mathews to miss 4-5 weeks with MCL sprain

A day after upsetting the defending Super Bowl champs, a little air was let out of the San Diego Chargers balloon, as the team found out that starting running back Ryan Mathews will miss some time due to an injury suffered against the Seahawks. The NFL tweeted the news on Monday: Post-MRI, #Chargers RB Ryan Mathews could be out 4-5 weeks with MCL sprain (Per @RapSheet). — NFL ...
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Report: Ryan Mathews’ knee could keep him out 4-5 weeks

According to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, Ryan Mathews’ sprained MCL could keep him out for 4-5 weeks. Bad news for #Chargers RB Ryan Mathews. Post-MRI, source tells me his MCL sprain could keep him out 4-5 weeks. He hopes for sooner. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 15, 2014 I’m sure Danny Woodhead and Donald Brown will do fine in place of Mathews. var ACE_AR...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Report: Ryan Mathews has a sprained MCL

According to Michael Gehlekin of the San Diego Union-Tribune, Chargers running back Ryan Mathews suffered a sprained MCL during Sunday’s win over the Seahawks. The Chargers running back was carted off the field Sunday with a right knee injury. The early prognosis is he suffered a sprained medial collateral ligament, a source said following a 30-21 win over Seattle. It is unclear...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Donald Brown, Danny Woodhead fantasy options while Ryan Mathews is out

Donald Brown and Danny Woodhead will be two names to consider when you put in your waiver requests for your fantasy league this week. San Diego Chargers starting running back Ryan Mathews was carted off the field with a knee injury during Sunday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks. UT San Diego says the initial prognosis […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Chargers Injury Update: Ryan Matthews carted off field

San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Matthews was carted off the field in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks:#450283941 / gettyimages.comMatthews suffered an injury to his lower body after fumbling a snap. There are no updates about Matthews’ status at the moment, although the injury appeared significant. The 26-year-old Matthews has been injured...
Via NFL Injury Report
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WATCH: Keenan Allen Shows That Richard Sherman Is Human

San Diego Chargers receiver Keenan Allen showed that it's possible to get catches while going against the Seattle Seahawks Richard Sherman.
Via Gamedayr
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Chargers Injury Update: King Dunlap leaves game

San Diego Chargers left tackle King Dunlap exited Sunday’s game against the Seattle Seahawks in the third quarter with an injury: #181923633 / gettyimages.comIt appears Dunlap is suffering from cramps, as on-field temperatures in San Diego are around 120 degrees. Dunlap headed to the locker room for further evaluation and there are no current updates about his possible return...
Via Sports Injury Alert
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Philip Rivers Is Bloody And Beyond Pumped Right Now

It’s only halftime, but Philip Rivers is on a tear right now. Not only are the Chargers leading the Seahawks by six, but Rivers is having a day against the vaunted Seahawks defense. His stats at the half: 18/22 188 yards 2 touchdowns 132.6 quarterback rating 1 vintage Philip Rivers celebration And 1 bloody arm Follow Sean Wagner-McGough on Twitter @seanjwagner Article...
Via Next Impulse Sports
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Phil Rivers pays respect to teammate by wearing his number

Phil Rivers dons Nick Hardwick’s number 61 during Sunday’s game. (Twitter/AlexFlanagan) In the NFL, quarterbacks and their offensive lineman have a special bond. The big guys are paid to protect the signal caller and it brings them all together as the season goes on. There’s a lot of changeover in the league, but for Philip Rivers and his center Nick Hardwick, they’ve been...
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WATCH: Percy Harvin Leaves Chargers In Dust On Touchdown Run

Percy Harvin blew past defenders for a big touchdown run against the San Diego Chargers.
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Philip Rivers Honors Injured Center Nick Hardwick With Helmet Decals

Throughout most of Philip Rivers’ NFL career, the guy who has been snapping him the football at center has been veteran Nick Hardwick, who came into the league with Rivers in 2004. That won’t be the case this season, though, as Hardwick was placed on injured reserve earlier this week with a neck injury, one that may possibly end his career. Rivers decided to honor Hardwick...
Via Next Impulse Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

As reported yesterday, Chargers will sign Doug Legursky

Yesterday, the San Diego Chargers lost center Nick Hardwick for the year with a neck injury. We reported yesterday that the team would likely sign Doug Legursky who was recently released by the Buffalo Bills during their final roster cuts. Well that is what happened today.  Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter · 1h With Nick Hardwick out for the […] The post As reported yesterday, Chargers...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss
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