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Share TweetPro 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…Share TweetMike McCoy said "you can't turn the ball over four times on the road."Source: signonsandiego.com
Five Lessons From the Bears GameUpdated Aug 16 Share TweetHere are five lessons we learned from Thursday night's loss to the Bears.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...
Turnovers, Mistakes Doom Chargers in LossUpdated Aug 16 Share TweetToo 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...Share TweetRyan Mathews earned praise once again for a second straight strong game.
One Year Later, Vincent Brown Returns to ActionUpdated Aug 16 Share TweetOne 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...
D.J. Fluker Shakes Off Early Mistakes to ImpressUpdated Aug 16 Share TweetD.J. Fluker shook off a few rookie mistakes to make some key plays.
Charlie Whitehurst Sparks Bolts OffenseUpdated Aug 16 Share TweetCharlie 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...
Chargers Could Boast Potent Mix of Tight EndsUpdated Aug 16 Share TweetThe trio of Antonio Gates, John Phillips and Ladarius Green could be a potent mix for the Chargers.
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.