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Chargers' Robinson playing everywhere as training camp begins

Eric Weddle has a front row seat to the Patrick Robinson show.From his safety position, Weddle can see every break his new teammate makes on the ball. He's absolutely impressed with the Chargers' offseason pick-up.He's been the bright spot these first three days, for sure," Weddle told U-T San Diego on Saturday. "He's talented. Great coverage. He's fast."And Robinson is versatile...
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Chargers' Eric Weddle sounds pretty gloomy about his future with the team

Eric Weddle sounds like a kid on the last day of summer camp, not a player starting his ninth year of training camp.The All-Pro safety knows this season could very well be his last in Chargers blue. And he's not afraid to address the what could be an oncoming divorce."When you look around, I do look at things a little different, this being my last year," Weddle told NFL Media's Erin...
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Philip Rivers and San Diego Chargers reportedly set contract deadline

It appears Philip Rivers is taking a page out of the Russell Wilson playbook. Rivers and the Chargers will reportedly shut down contract negotiations if the two sides haven’t come to a favorable agreement by the time San Diego plays its first preseason game on August 13, according to Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune: “The Chargers will host the Cowboys on Aug. 13...
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WATCH: San Diego Chargers WR Keenan Allen High Fives the Fans After Making Awesome Play During Practice

Keenan Allen is going to be on the radar of every fantasy owner in the country this season. he is poised for a breakout season, and after a few days of practice it is not hard to see him doing just that. The trouble will be figuring out when to go after him. Wait too long and you lose him to someone who is grasping at straws.Take him too early and everyone laughs at you for drafting...
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Highlights from Chargers' First Practice in Full Pads

The third day of Chargers training camp saw the first day for players in full pads. Here were some key observations after watching Saturday's practice.Verrett: Just As Advertised:For the third straight day, former first-round pick Jason Verrett proved that the hype is real. Verrett has arguably been the best player on the roster during training camp, constantly making plays and defending...
Via Pro Football Spot
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San Diego Chargers: five players on the bubble

The San Diego Chargers are about to open training camp.  That means competition for spots on the depth chart, and in some cases even spots on the team are heating up. The Chargers made a late push last season to make the playoffs, but came up just short.  The Chargers will now be looking to get off to a better start and to do that they need to have the best roster possible in...
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Junior Seau’s daughter will speak at Hall of Fame induction

The daughter of the late Junior Seau will get a chance to speak at the Hall of Fame induction ceremony for her father next week.
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Highlights and notes from the San Diego Chargers training camp

In San Diego, Chargers training camp is now well underway. Finishing their 3rd day of practice, the Bolts are getting a sense of what this team will look like in the coming month. With already a few note worthy stories to share, here is a look at what has been happening at Chargers Park this week. Jason Verrett running drills during training camp From reports at camp, the Chargers...
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Five pictures of the sexy San Diego Chargers cheerleaders that will make you sweat

The San Diego Chargers have some of the best cheerleaders in the league. These women are smoking hot. Here are five photos of the sexy San Diego Chargers cheerleaders that will make you drool No. 5 PicDay : Alexis Lauren of Chargers cheerleaders — Americas Cheerleader (@americascheerl) January 15, 2014 You may also be interested in: Five pictures...
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Will Philip Rivers, Eric Weddle Get Deals Done?

As reported by Jason Cole from Bleacher Report, Philip Rivers’ potential extension could exceed $20 million a year. After reportedly being on the trade block earlier this offseason, and the entire buzz surrounding the veteran quarterback, Charger fans can take a sigh of relief with this breaking news. Even though Rivers hasn’t signed on the dotted line, it at least shows there...
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Chargers & Philip Rivers Discussing New Deal Worth Over $20M Per Year

Jason Cole of B/R recently spoke to Chargers QB Philip Rivers, who mentioned that he hopes to have a new contract in place with the team in the next few weeks. Sources tell Cole that Rivers will likely receive over $20 million per year as part of a new deal. However, Rivers said that if ... The post Chargers & Philip Rivers Discussing New Deal Worth Over $20M Per Year...
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Antonio Gates has no idea how prohibited substance got into his body

San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates has been randomly tested for prohibited substances countless times over the course of his 12-year career. Unfortunately for Gates, he tested positive in April for performance enhancing drugs—a violation of NFL policy. This resulted in the league handing Gates a four-game suspension in early July. Speaking on the issue for the first time...
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Chargers, Eric Weddle pass contract 'deadline' without a peep

No news is usually good news -- but not when it comes to the San Diego Chargers and their best defender.Eric Weddle's self-imposed contract deadline came and went without any discussions. The star safety will now instruct his agent not to speak with the Bolts again, according to U-T San Diego.Furthermore, the nine-year All-Pro has said he won't discuss his contract publicly until...
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Melvin Gordon the Final Piece of the San Diego Chargers Super Bowl Puzzle?

The Chargers have been a good team the last few years. The defense has been okay. Phillip Rivers, while one of the more emotional guys in the game, is also one of the best quarterbacks in the league. he has some solid receivers in Keenan Allen, Antonio Gates, Malcolm Floyd, and Eddie Royal. There has been just one piece missing from the team--a running game.It appears that they may...
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WATCH: San Diego Chargers WR Keenan Allen Showing Off Some Sweet Moves on Day One of Training Camp

San Diego Chargers Wide receiver Keenan Allen had a pretty good rookie year with 71 receptions for over 1000 yards and eight touchdowns, but he experienced a bit of a dip last season even though he caught six more balls (77 receptions, 783 yards, four touchdowns). So the question going forward is going to be this: Was his rookie season a fluke or did he just have a sophomore slump...
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Eight photos from San Diego Chargers camp so far that’ll make you wish you were there

The San Diego Chargers are officially back! Football is here. Thank goodness. With training camp being open to the public plenty of people are playing hooky or soaking up the last few days of summer to get a look at the action. But you? You’re stuck in the office or class — dreaming of being at Chargers camp. No worries, we’ve got you covered; here are the eight best photos...
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8 best reactions to the HOF not letting family of late San Diego Chargers LB Junior Seau speak

The family of late San Diego Chargers linebacker Junior Seau is denying reports they’re okay with the Hall of Fame’s absurd policy that doesn’t allow family members of deceased players to speak at the induction ceremony. This story has been gaining steam for several days now and is just infuriating. Seau committed suicide in 2012 and reports from 2013 confirmed he had brain...
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Junior Seau family says Hall of Fame went back on its word

A legal adviser for the family of Junior Seau sent a statement Monday indicating that the family is still unhappy with the way the Pro Football Hall of Fame has handled the impending induction of the late linebacker. Last week The New York Times wrote an article saying that Seau’s family would not have an...Read More
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HOF President: Junior Seau’s Family Won’t Speak Because Of ‘Existing Policy’

Junior Seau’s family won’t be speaking at his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction. but the Hall insists that they’re not a special case. After The New York Times published a story Friday about Seau’s family being banned from speaking at the ceremony, Pro Football Hall of Fame president David Baker responded Saturday with a letter saying they were following an existing policy...
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Junior Seau’s daughter should be allowed to speak at Hall of Fame ceremony

Junior Seau suffered from C.T.E. causing wild swings in mood, depression, and anger. Seriously … how does the NFL keep bungling so many sensitive issues? From Ray Rice and their ignorance of domestic violence, to the Washington Redskin scandal, to the Adrian Peterson fiasco, the league appears out of date with the rest of society. In the upcoming pro football Hall of Fame enshrinement...
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Dwight Freeney seeking 'right situation' to continue career

Dwight Freeney was once one of the most feared defenders in the NFL during his tenure with the Indianapolis Colts. Now, at the age of 35, he’s still looking for work as training camps are set to open next week. His desire to play is still strong, however, as he expressed in an interview with Bill Polian and Alex Marvez on Sirius XM NFL Radio. “A lot of it is up in the air...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Why the Chargers will be just fine without Antonio Gates

  View image | It’s been just over a week since San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates was suspended for four games due to his violation of the NFL’s performance-enhancing substance policy, meaning he’s set to miss a quarter of the 2015 season. Which means it’s also been just over a week since Ladarius Green was finally freed. Yes, he’s...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Rivers believes Gates' PED use was unintentional

The San Diego Chargers announced last weed that the NFL had suspended tight end Antonio Gates for the first four games of the 2015 NFL season for violating the NFL Policy and Program for performance-enhancing substances. While the organization as a whole must be left profoundly disappointed by the developments, at least one Charger remains...Read More The post Philip Rivers believes...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Antonio Gates suspended four games for violating drug policy

The NFL went on a suspension spree Thursday, and Antonio Gates might have been the biggest name involved. The San Diego Chargers tight end was suspended for four games for violating the league’s substance abuse policy, the NFL announced Thursday afternoon. It’s unclear at this point what Gates tested positive for. Gates did, however, seem to blame the positive test on rehab...
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Chargers job listing: Applicants must be open to move to LA

The NFL has yet to make any official announcements about its future plans to move one or more teams to Los Angeles, but it seems highly likely that the San Diego Chargers are a top candidate. In fact, the Chargers aren’t really keeping it a secret. One of the requirements for a recent job listing...Read More
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July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

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