| 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...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 9:55 PM
When the Seahawks swapped 2010 second-round picks with the Chargers, and threw in a 2011 third-rounder to acquire third-string quarterback Charlie Whitehurst in May 2010, San Diego general manager A.J. Smith was reportedly "thrilled."
So it wasn't...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 2:23 PM
SAN DIEGO - Several advantages come with winning three of your first four games, something Norv Turner had never done in his previous five seasons with the Chargers.
“When you win a game, it is big because it helps you get better,” Turner...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 6:43 PM
SAN DIEGO - After a tough loss Monday night, Charger fans have been calling into sports talk shows in droves, said one longtime San Diego sportscaster.
Lee "Hacksaw" Hamilton has been hosting his radio show for the past 25 years.
"The tenor of the...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 6:13 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The NFL released its 2012 regular season schedule Tuesday, and for the Chargers, the slate opens and closes with the Raiders.
The first game for the Bolts is Monday, Sept. 10, in Oakland. The last of the 16 games is at home, in a Raider re-...
| May 2, 2012
| 4:27 PM
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- Former Chargers linebacker Junior Seau was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot in his home Wednesday, authorities said.
Oceanside Police Chief Frank McCoy said police received an emergency call at about 9:35 a.m. from a woman...
| May 3, 2012
| 11:39 AM
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- Junior Seau's father made an emotional visit to the memorial in front of the NFL legend's beachfront home Thursday.
Tiana Seau Sr. was too overcome by emotion to speak at length with reporters, but he said that his own home was full...