This is the August 9, 2013 news archive. View today's Chargers rumors and news.
Mark Davis calls playing on dirt infield a “travesty”
profootballtalk.com Updated Aug 9, 2013
Once upon a time, dirt infields were a way of life through September (and possibly beyond) for teams like the Dolphins, Raiders, 49ers, and Chargers. Many others that played on green cement in dual-purposes venues had to deal with the seams and irregula…Upvote Share Tweet
Antonio Gates Sets Bar High for Bolts' Tight EndsAntonio Gates sets the standard high not only for himself, but the entire tight end unit.Upvote Share Tweet
Looking for the Best 53 PlayersHead coach Mike McCoy is focused on finding the best 53 players for his team.Upvote Share Tweet
Whitehurst or Sorensen? McCoy talks backup QBsMike McCoy said Charlie Whitehurst's first interception was due to a receiver's error.Upvote Share TweetChargers rookie Manti Te'o played nine snaps with the first team, none on third down.Upvote Share TweetHere are five lessons we learned from the San Diego Chargers preseason opener.Upvote Share Tweet
Solid night in San DiegoESPN.com Updated Aug 9, 2013A few thoughts on the Chargers’ 31-10 home loss to Seattle on Thursday night: All in all, it was a positive night for the Chargers. Only in the preseason can that be said about a three-touchdown loss at home. The Chargers’ backups were throttled Thursda…Upvote Share TweetThursday night's preseason opener provided a first game day glimpse of Mike McCoy the Head Coach.Upvote Share Tweet
Starting Offense, Defense ImpressThe San Diego Chargers first team offense and defense turned in impressive performances Thursday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Preview of a Bolts Ground Game?The first preseason game may have provided a glimpse into the Chargers rushing plan of attack.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Aug 9, 2013The battle for the Seattle Seahawks backup quarterback job will likely extend through the entire preseason, but Tarvaris Jackson made a case for winning the job against the San Diego Chargers Thursday night. Jackson entered the game in the third quarter…Upvote Share Tweet
Encouraging signs inside Bolts' defeatHealth is paramount as Chargers fall to Seahawks in first game under Mike McCoy.Upvote Share Tweet
Grading Bolts generously in preseasonRivers, offensive line, Mathews, Freeney among the reasons to assign passing marks.Upvote Share Tweet
Pre Week 1: Seattle Seahawks vs. San Diego Chargers highlightsAug 9Seattle Seahawks quarterback Tarvaris Jackson looked impressive as he helps lead the team to a commanding 31-10 victory over the San Diego Chargers in Week 1 of preseason action.
San Diego Chargers quarterback Brad Sorenson's impressive TD throwAug 9San Diego Chargers quarterback Brad Sorenson eludes defenders to make a difficult throw resulting in a 21-yard TD to tight end Ladarius Green.
Don Banks: Kenny Vaccaro, Kennan Lewis at heart of rebuilt Saints secondar…Aug 9METAIRIE, La. -- The rehabilitation and remaking of a New Orleans defense that was historically generous last season includes more than just the injection of confidence and aggressiveness supplied by new Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan. Creative c…
2013 NFL training camp - New targets not slowing Tom BradyAug 9Here are five things John Clayton took away from his visit to the New England Patriots' training camp.
Chadiha: Will Pats get Welker's point?Aug 9Expect Wes Welker to back up his sharp words for his old team, the Patriots, with big plays for his new team, the Broncos.