This is the August 16, 2013 news archive. View today's Chargers rumors and news.
Pro Football Talk reported Kansas City running back Jamaal Charles is not expected to play until the regular season. He suffered a minor foot strain in practice Monday. Keeping him out just a precaution makes sense. Why risk an injury in August? U-T San…Upvote Share Tweetsignonsandiego.com Updated Aug 16, 2013Mike McCoy said "you can't turn the ball over four times on the road."Upvote Share Tweet
Five Lessons From the Bears GameHere are five lessons we learned from Thursday night's loss to the Bears.Upvote Share TweetSome people are fans of the San Diego Chargers. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the San Diego Chargers. This 2013 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the 2013 NFL previews so far right here.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
Turnovers, Mistakes Doom Chargers in LossToo many turnovers. Too many mistakes. Yes, despite the loss there was a still good amount of things to come away happy with in Thursday night’s game. Most notably there was the way the team battl...Upvote Share TweetRyan Mathews earned praise once again for a second straight strong game.Upvote Share Tweet
One Year Later, Vincent Brown Returns to ActionOne Year Later, Vincent Brown Returns to Action It was his only catch and it went for nine yards, but for Vincent Brown, it was a reception 12 months and one intense year of rehab in the making. T...Upvote Share Tweet
D.J. Fluker Shakes Off Early Mistakes to ImpressD.J. Fluker shook off a few rookie mistakes to make some key plays.Upvote Share Tweet
Charlie Whitehurst Sparks Bolts OffenseCharlie Whitehurst Sparks Bolts Offense Game two of the preseason did not start out well for Charlie Whitehurst. The veteran quarterback fumbled his first exchange with center Nick Hardwick, putt...Upvote Share Tweet
Chargers Could Boast Potent Mix of Tight EndsThe trio of Antonio Gates, John Phillips and Ladarius Green could be a potent mix for the Chargers.Upvote Share Tweet
Don Banks: Miami Dolphins try to translate on-paper expectations to real-l…Aug 16DAVIE, Fla. -- The hype and hope of the offseason spending spree was fun while it lasted, but the Miami Dolphins are slogging through a much tougher stage of 2013 at the moment. They're at that point where they're trying to take what looked so good on p…
Running in TandemAug 16The MMQB crew has hit the road for training camps. Check out all our coverage.
Other Than the Ring, Nothing's ChangedAug 16PETER KING: What was the most fun thing you did in your Super Bowl offseason? JOE FLACCO: “The offseason was pretty normal, after the first the week-and-a-half or so. Me and my wife planned on going somewhere. Me, Dennis Pitta and Todd Heap—we went out …
Chadiha: Can Steelers avoid mediocrity?Aug 16It appears the Steelers may fall into the mediocrity trap that has snared other great franchises, writes Jeffri Chadiha.