San Diego Chargers Articles

At what point do we stop starting Tennessee Titans' running back Chris Johnson on the “potential” that he could do something each week? Unless you are in a PPR league, there is NO way you can comfortably insert Johnson into your starting...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
What can the San Diego Chargers do for you this fantasy season? Check out Athlon Sports' team report as we break down the rookies, veteran players to watch and avoid, fantasy playoff schedule and more to help you get ready for the 2012 season....
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
The 2012 NFL season kicks off in less than two weeks, which means teams will start finalizing their 53-man rosters very soon. Once Week 1 rolls around, however, the focus on job security switches from the players to the head coaches. As is...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
Athlon Sports is counting down its 2012 NFL preseason Power Rankings with in-depth team previews, schedule analysis and more as the start of the NFL season draws near. The San Diego Chargers check in at No. 16. In a move unpopular with many...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
Keeping up with your favorite team can be an all-consuming task. We’re here to help indulge that need to follow all aspects of the NFL on Twitter. For all 32 teams, we’re picking the best Twitter accounts for each franchise. They run the gamut...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
NFL Training Camps open up in a little more than a week, which means players will soon start fighting for coveted roster spots. Players aren’t the only ones, however, who could be fighting for their jobs. A number of coaches enter the upcoming...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
Championships. Leadership. Awards. Longevity. Statistical records. Likeability. Talent development. An NFL head coach can be evaluated with many criteria. Generally, winning championships over a long period of time is the easiest (or...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
Scheduling plays a huge role in the outcome of every NFL season. So the Athlon NFL editors will spend the next month dissecting each and every week of the 2012 slate for all 32 teams in the league. San Diego Chargers 2012 Schedule: Week 1:...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
I have a friend who's a huge Chargers fan. Every year he's let down. He knows how the season is going to end before it begins. His favorite team, always over hyped in the preseason and a darling Super Bowl pick of the pundits, will falter....
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
Numbers can certainly be skewed when it comes to who has done what against whom in recent weeks in the NFL. Safe to say this is what we are dealing with when it comes to looking at San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers as QB1 against...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
What do we do with Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco in Week 15 at San Diego? A week after scoring 4.2 fantasy points against Cleveland, thanks to RB Ray Rice running wild, Flacco bounced back with 16.08 points against Indianapolis. We...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews is coming off three straight games of at least 112 yards rushing after four straight games under 112 total yards. So which Mathews are we going to get Sunday night against the Baltimore Ravens in...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
A quick preview of every game on the NFL schedule for Week 15, along with the consensus picks of Athlon Sports editors Mitchell Light, Rob Doster, Nathan Rush, Patrick Snow and Steven Lassan: Jaguars (4-9) at Falcons (8-5) The Dirty Birds have...
Nathan Rush
3 years ago
In the five games the Broncos have won since Tim Tebow took over as the starting quarterback, the passing-impaired Tebow has staged his own personal version of NFL Mythbusters. Myth No. 1: A purely running quarterback will never succeed in the...
Rob Doster
3 years ago
You can move the ball down the field, through the air against the Chicago Bears. And that is exactly what San Diego Chargers Antonio Gates and Vincent Brown should be able to do today in the Windy City. The Chargers face a Bears defense that is...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
A quick preview of every game on the NFL schedule for Week 11, along with the consensus picks of Athlon Sports editors Mitchell Light, Rob Doster, Nathan Rush, Patrick Snow and Steven Lassan: Chargers (4-5) at Bears (6-3) Philip Rivers and Jay...
Nathan Rush
3 years ago
The first Thursday night game of the NFL season is just a day away, and there are plenty of early choices you need to make about your fantasy rosters this week — namely Michael Bush or Mike Tolbert in the battle of No. 2 running backs. Bush,...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
Ryan Mathews (groin) is listed as a game-time decision for today’s Week 9 game against visiting Green Bay. He didn’t practice Friday, which is usually a death nil for playing two days later. It completed a week in which he saw no practice time...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
Remember when Philip Rivers did a lot with a little a season ago? Where’s that Rivers been? Hopefully, fantasy football players (at least the one with Rivers on their rosters) will see his re-emergence Monday night in Kansas City. The San...
Corby Yarbrough
3 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) That is right, after five weeks of NFL action, Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson is fantasy football's No. 1 running back. One of my favorite aspects of fantasy is charting the season of...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
Vincent Jackson is a must play every week he's in the lineup. But you probably knew that. This week, Jackson, who's been struggling with a hamstring and strained abdomen issues for the last few weeks, should be good to go, but his match-up...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
Attention NFL teams! Need help at wide receiver? If so, Terrell Owens wants you to know he is available. Owens, who had surgery to repair a torn ACL in April, said in an interview this week that he plans to be ready to play in less than a month...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
Antonio Gates is having a bad season. He started 2011 off with a fantasy bang. He recorded 8 receptions for 73 yards against the Vikings in the first game of the season. He didn't find the end zone, but Gates owners in PPR leagues weren't...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
Antonio Gates, who was slated to play after struggling with a foot injury all week is now inactive for the Chargers game against the Chiefs. The Pro-Bowl tight end will sit with his foot injury despite his questionable status, according to a...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
Injury Update. Antonio Gates is now Inactive Against the Chiefs Nothing could keep Antonio Gates from playing against the Chiefs this week. In a radio interview with a local San Diego radio station, The San Diego Tribune's Kevin Acee said he...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago

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