| Dec 24, 2011
| 9:48 AM
Fret not for Christian Taylor. Granted, the hours are exhausting, the pay scant. Sure, his studio apartment is as roomy as a Smart Car, and yes, his girlfriend lives 2,000-plus miles away.
But Taylor loves his job, is spending Christmas on a San Diego...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 12:50 PM
SAN DIEGO - A professional racecar driver went to the press, forked over print dues, and expressed his frustration to Chargers owner Dean Spanos, calling for the firing of his two top men.
Professional racecar driver Nick Esayian spent $1,000 to buy...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 12:27 PM
Word that the Minnesota Vikings have offered their defensive coordinator's job to Alan Williams was a reminder of the fruitful coaching tree of longtime William and Mary big whistle Jimmye Laycock.
A quick check of the Tribe's coaching roster through the...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 7:33 AM
SAN DIEGO - The Chargers head for Oakland on New Year's Day, starting this year similar to the last one: playing a meaningless game.
It is the Raiders, and that always gets the Chargers' juices flowing. But not far from the surface is a deep dread that...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 12:26 AM
The Chargers first have a season-ending game Sunday in Oakland, as they attempt to finish .500 and ruin the Raiders' chances of making the playoffs.
Then an offseason of change begins, with the status of general manager A.J. Smith and coach Norv Turner...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 10:33 PM
SAN DIEGO - Charger Head Coach Norv Turner on the sidelines this week waiting to see if he has a job come next season. But fans are speaking out on what should happen to the future of the team right now.
Norv Turner isn’t revealing a lot about his...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 8:45 AM
SAN DIEGO - Speculation whether Chargers Head Coach Norv Turner and General Manager A.J. Smith will return for the 2012 season ended Tuesday.
Chargers President Dean Spanos officially announced that Smith and Turner would be returning for the 2012...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:22 PM
SAN DIEGO – San Diego Chargers fired defensive coordinator Greg Manusky and announced his replacement Thursday.
After one year on the job, Manusky was replaced by the team’s linebackers coach John Pagano, head coach Norv Turner said during...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 4:50 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Fans may not like Chargers head coach Norv Turner’s initial, albeit honest, assessment of his team.
Turner met the media Thursday to give a state of the team address before team practices begin.
“We are way behind,”...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 5:26 PM
SAN DIEGO - The 2012 San Diego Chargers will open training camp to the public on Saturday, July 28 at Chargers Park with a full-pads practice from 4-6 p.m.
Head Coach Norv Turner and the Chargers, winners of four of the last six AFC West titles, will...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 9:41 PM
The Chargers have done a nifty job, it seems, in adding some key players in this wacky, condensed offseason -- inside linebacker Takeo Spikes and safety Bob Sanders. One Pro Bowler is back, but maybe not quite in the condition many expected.
| Aug 1, 2011
| 5:46 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Chargers’ running back Ryan Mathews showed glimpses of brilliance in 2010, his rookie season.
Unfortunately, those moments were often followed by spells of misfortune, fumbles and injuries.
As Mathews prepares to start his sophomore...