The Washington Redskins narrowly defeated the San Diego Chargers in overtime 30-24.
After the Chargers were forced to punt on their opening drive, Washington went 92 yards after punter Mike Scifres (with the help of Seyi Ajiritutu) pinned the team on the 1-yard line. Chargers linebacker Lawrence Guy kept them scoreless however when he blocked Washington’s field goal attempt. It...
Last week: 17 (-1)
Net points per drive: -0.03 (16th)
DVOA: -10.9% (24th)
Weighted DVOA: -9.7% (24th)
Tier 5: Teams many predicted to make the playoffs at the beginning of the season, but that are long shots now
C Nick Hardwick: Did not allow a pressure on 45 pass block snaps, run blocked for 23 yards on 6 attempts
CB Antoine Cason: Allowed 2 catches for 15 yards...
San Diego Chargers punter Mike Scifres is hosting a Monday night football party for his foundation. He has a few teammates coming out to support him as well. It’s not often you see Kickers or Punters doing this type of event, but Mike is loved in San Diego. Punters > Kickers? -TO
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The Jets waived punter T.J. Conley and reportedly signed former Chargers punter Bob Malone. Newsday reported the Jets signed Malone, who punted 20 times in the preseason for the Chargers, averaging 39.9 yards net with a 44.8-yard gross. The Chargers kept veteran Mike Scifres who had only four punts in preseason. Conley punted 92 times last season with a net average of 38.8 yards...
Training camp continued at Chargers Park Friday afternoon and SDBoltReport.com's Anthony Gentile was there scouting the work. What new offensive formation had the crowd buzzing? Which defensive back created a splash? How is Mike Scifres' arm? Read on for the answers and a practice recap.
With the Bears on a four-game win streak, and the Chargers on a four-game loss streak, the outcome of Sunday's game seems pre-determined. But as the Bears fight for a playoff spot, they said over the course of the week that they aren't looking past the Chargers. Is Sunday a trap game, or will the Bears step over the Chargers on the way to the playoffs? Read on for everything...
It sounds like the Chargers intend to keep the ball out of Devin Hesters hands Sunday. But San Diego punter Mike Scifres knows thats easier said than done.