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Fat Guy Play of the Day Courtesy of San Diego Chargers DL Sean Lissmore

From time to time we see big guys make plays that we don't expect to see them make. Saturday night San Diego Chargers defensive lineman Sean Lissmore just such a play late in the game against the 49ers. It wasn't just any play though. You could say it was a game changer. So--was he the one that popped the ball out of Quinton Patton's hands? No!He was the big body that fell on top...
Via FatManWriting
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chargers keep playoff hopes alive with thrilling OT win

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Nick Novak kicked a 40-yard field goal nearly 5 minutes into overtime after Philip Rivers rallied San Diego back from a 21-point deficit in the second half, keeping the Chargers' slim playoff hopes alive with a 38-35 victory over the San Francisco 49ers on Saturday night. Rivers threw a tying 11-yard touchdown pass to Malcom Floyd with 29 seconds left...
Via AP on Fox
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chargers keep playoff hopes alive with comeback win

The San Francisco 49ers threw away a 28-7 halftime lead on Saturday night at Levi’s Stadium, losing 38-35 to the San Diego Chargers. Even though Frank Gore rushed for 158 yards and the team totaled 355 yards, the 49ers dropped their fourth consecutive contest, falling to 7-8 on the season. The game began on a promising note, as Gore broke off a 52-yard touchdown run on the fourth...
Via BaySportsNet
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: San Francisco 49ers WR Bruce Ellington Records First Rushing TD of His Career (and catches one too)

San Francisco 49ers rookie wide receiver Bruce Ellington had not played much prior to Saturday's game against the San Diego Chargers. On the year he had a whopping five catches for 54 yards and a touchdown on the season. With the season winding down you could say he was starved for playing time and needed to do something with it if he got it.So--he did.via Bleacher ReportRead more »
Via FatManWriting
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Antonio Gates has 99 touchdowns since entering the NFL

Antonio Gates is just one touchdown away from 100 touchdown receptions. Tonight he causght number 98, and 99. The Chargers are just one touchdown away from tying the game, but Gates is having another huge year. @Chargers: .@AntonioGates85 now has 99 TD catches since entering the league, which is the most in the NFL over […] The post Antonio Gates has 99 touchdowns since entering...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: San Diego Chargers LB Dwight Freeney Records Career Sack No. 111; Chargers Recover Fumble for TD

Throughout the first half of the Chargers-49ers game it looked like San Francisco came to play. They wanted to prove that they were not the crappy team that had been taking the field for much of the season, but one that could play solid football--and they did. However, the third quarter belonged to the Chargers who managed to pull within a touchdown after being down three TDs thanks...
Via FatManWriting
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Antoine Bethea With 49 Yard Pick-6 Off Philip Rivers (Video)

Rivers is not himself tonight, and this errant throw was return 49 yards for a 49ers touchdown.  The pick-six was the first of Antoine Bethea’s career.   https://zippy.gfycat.com/DevotedFavorableAnt.webm h/t Fansided
Via BlackSportsOnline
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Watch: 49ers’ Frank Gore Bust out 52-Yard Touchdown

Watch: 49ers’ Frank Gore Bust out 52-Yard Touchdown San Francisco 49ers’ veteran running back, Frank Gore finally made us remember why he is still a running back to fear, busting through the San Diego Chargers secondary with this beautiful 52-yard touchdown. Frank Gore's 52-yard touchdown http://t.co/di3aMJFVSS — jose rivera. (@Jose8BS) … The post Watch: 49ers’ Frank Gore...
Via Fantasy Football Chick
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Mathews Officially Out vs. 49ers

Chargers running back Ryan Mathews (ankle) is officially out for Saturday's game against the 49ers.Fantasy Spin:Branden Oliver and Donald Brown will see the majority of work.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Gore set to play for 49ers against San Diego

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Running back Frank Gore is active for the San Francisco 49ers against the San Diego Chargers on Saturday night after sustaining a concussion last Sunday at Seattle. Gore could be playing his final two games in a San Francisco uniform as he approaches free agency. Rookie backup running back Carlos Hyde is out with an ankle injury also injured against the...
Via AP on Fox
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Roger Goodell: Raiders, Chargers, Rams Not Moving To L.A. In ’15

That early optimism about one of the NFL’s original franchises moving back to L.A. has fizzled amid the league cleaning up the mess in the league office. Roger Goodell told NFL.com that the Raiders, Chargers and Rams will stay put for now. The Chargers made the announcement earlier in the week that they are staying in San Diego next season, a clear sign that no one would be there...
Via Thacover2
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Roger Goodell: Raiders, Chargers, Rams Not Moving To L.A. In ’15

That early optimism about one of the NFL’s original franchises moving back to L.A. has fizzled amid the league cleaning up the mess in the league office. Roger Goodell told NFL.com that the Raiders, Chargers and Rams will stay put for now. The Chargers made the announcement earlier in the week that they are staying in San Diego next season, a clear sign that no one would be there...
Via BlackSportsOnline
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

San Diego Chargers at San Francisco 49ers: 2014 Week 16 NFL Pick

San Diego Chargers (8-6) at San Francisco 49ers (7-7) The public is all over the Chargers here. It’s understandable. The 49ers have lost 3 straight games, haven’t covered since week 11 in New York against the Giants and haven’t covered at home since week 13 of last season. They’ve been eliminated from the playoffs and Jim Harbaugh is basically a goner. However, these players...
Via The Football Fan Spot
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: No NFL team is moving to Los Angeles in 2015

Despite a ton of rumors suggesting otherwise, it appears that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has informed the three potentially interested teams that there will be no NFL team moving to Los Angeles next season. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, Goodell told the San Diego Chargers, Oakland Raiders and St. Louis Rams that there will not be an NFL team in LA in 2015.   The...
Via Sportsnaut
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Roger Goodell says no LA team in 2015

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports There will not be an NFL team that relocates to Los Angeles in 2015. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has informed the San Diego Chargers, Oakland Raiders and St. Louis Rams that no move will be made by next season. Goodell also told the Chargers, Raiders and Rams — each of whom can file a relocation application...
Via Sports-Glory
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Goodell reportedly says there won't be team in Los Angeles for 2015 season

The San Diego Chargers, Oakland Raiders and St. Louis Rams will have to wait until the 2016 season if they want to move to Los Angeles. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell told those teams that there will not be a team that moves to Los Angeles for the 2015 season, ESPN reports. The Chargers, Raiders and Rams can file a relocation application for the 2015 season starting Jan. 1. Goodell...
Via Fox Sports
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Week 16 Fantasy Football Injury Updates: Frank Gore, Philip Rivers, Carlos Hyde, Ryan Mathews, Keenan Allen

Week 16 offers a holiday treat with two games on Saturday. The only game that’s really worth paying attention to injury-wise is San Diego vs....
Via Athlon Sports
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Mathews Ruled Out For Week 16

Chargers running back Ryan Mathews (ankle) will not play Saturday versus San Francisco.Fantasy Spin:Branden Oliver and Donald Brown will continue to share the workload, with Oliver being the better flex option.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Philip Rivers returns to practice, has perfect day

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Philip Rivers was back at practice Thursday, and by all accounts it was a perfect one. The San Diego Chargers quarterback returned a day after sitting out practice in order to rest chest and back injuries. He expects to play at San Francisco on Saturday night, when the Chargers (8-6) hope to keep their playoff chances alive. Rivers has injuries that neither the...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
1 day ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via Tireball.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

San Diego Chargers vs. San Francisco 49ers Preview and Prediction

A pair of California teams with different playoff aspirations will present NFL fans with some holiday entertainment Saturday evening when the San...
Via Athlon Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

San Diego Chargers at San Francisco 49ers: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Getty Images Last week the San Francisco 49ers were eliminated from playoff contention. With changes on the horizon – and maybe a new head coach – they are ripe for the picking of the San Diego Chagers who need a win to stay in contention for a playoff spot themselves. The Chargers (8-6) are a .500 team on the road which is appropriate considering the 49ers (7-7) are just a...
Via Tireball.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chargers QB Rivers returns to practice, has perfect day

  Philip Rivers was back at practice Thursday, and by all accounts it was a perfect one. The San Diego Chargers quarterback returned a day after sitting out practice in order to rest chest and back injuries. He expects to play at San Francisco on Saturday night, when the Chargers (8-6) hope to keep their playoff chances alive. Rivers has injuries that neither the team nor the quarterback...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

San Diego Chargers: Playoff hunt

Sitting at 8-6 after losing two games in a row, the San Diego Chargers are in a three-way tie for the top Wild Card spot. Tied with the Chargers are Kansas City and Buffalo. Additionally, there is only a one game difference between the three teams that are one game back at 7-7; Houston, Miami, and Cleveland. The Chargers will have to finish strong and win outright against the 49ers...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Philip Rivers returns to practice, has perfect day

SAN DIEGO (AP) Philip Rivers was back at practice Thursday, and by all accounts it was a perfect one. The San Diego Chargers quarterback returned a day after sitting out practice in order to rest chest and back injuries. He expects to play at San Francisco on Saturday night, when the Chargers (8-6) hope to keep their playoff chances alive. Says coach Mike McCoy: ''Philip had an...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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