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Chargers Collect Six Turnovers, Take Out the Chiefs 37-20 at Ar…

Chargers Collect Six Turnovers, Take Out the Chiefs 37-20 at Arrowhead

Last week the Bolts played one of the worst games of the Norv Turner era in a 27-3 home loss to the Falcons. Sunday in Kansas City, the Chiefs were in a giving mood, turning the ball over six times to the Chargers in a San Diego 37-20 win that pushes th…
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  • Ironman streak ends for Chargers veteran

    Ironman streak ends for Chargers veteran

    signonsandiego.com Sep 30, 2012
    The streak is over. Big whoop, Jeromey Clary says.
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  • Gaither Shows Moxie in Return to Field

    Gaither Shows Moxie in Return to Field

    Head coach Norv Turner said on Thursday that it would be “difficult” for Jared Gaither to step in and play Sunday afternoon. Gaither apparently didn’t get the memo. The 6-foot-9, 335-pound behemot...
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  • Bolts Don't Miss a Beat with Novak

    Bolts Don't Miss a Beat with Novak

    chargers.com Sep 30, 2012
    For most teams, losing your kicker 48 hours before game day is a recipe for disaster. It’s a good thing the Chargers had Nick Novak’s number on speed dial. The Bolt’s kicker last season, Novak fle...
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  • Defense Keys Win with Six Turnovers

    Defense Keys Win with Six Turnovers

    chargers.com Sep 30, 2012
    Eric Weddle started a banner day for the defense with a savvy interception on Kansas City’s third play from scrimmage.  Little did the Chargers know that would be the first of six turnovers they w...
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  • Tom Brady Says "Fuck You, Bitches" And The Bengals Wi…

    Tom Brady Says "Fuck You, Bitches" And The Bengals Win Gangnam Style: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundup

    deadspin.com Sep 30, 2012
    This is where we'll be stashing the best GIFs from Week 4-from Percy Harvin returning a kickoff for the first touchdown of the day to, in all likelihood, Michael Vick breaking a rib. The day is done, except for the Eagles and Giants, so let's take a loo
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  • Ryan Mathews doesn't start but responds

    Ryan Mathews doesn't start but responds

    It wasn't the typical game for the Chargers running back, who was cheering on Jackie Battle for much of the game.
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  • Battle Sparks Chargers with Pair of TDs

    Battle Sparks Chargers with Pair of TDs

    chargers.com Sep 30, 2012
    Jackie Battle spent the first five years of his career with the Kansas City Chiefs.  But head coach Norv Turner’s decision to start him at running back wasn’t for sentimental purposes.  Simply put...
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  • Nick Canepa’s Chargers grades

    Nick Canepa’s Chargers grades

    signonsandiego.com Sep 30, 2012
    Nick Canepa's grades for the Chargers after the thumping of Kansas City.
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  • Chiefs stick with Matt Cassel, why is another question

    Chiefs stick with Matt Cassel, why is another question

    profootballtalk.com Sep 30, 2012
    Matt Cassel was under center when the Chiefs took the field in the second half. If you don’t think that qualifies as news, you didn’t see his first half. The Chiefs turned the ball over five times in the first 30 minutes, earning every bit of their 
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  • Chargers-Chiefs quarter by quarter

    Chargers-Chiefs quarter by quarter

    signonsandiego.com Sep 30, 2012
    Quarter-by-quarter roundups for Chargers at Chiefs, Week 4
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  • Milestones aplenty for Philip Rivers

    Milestones aplenty for Philip Rivers

    ESPN.com Sep 30, 2012
    KANSAS CITY -- This is a day of milestones for San Diego quarterback Philip Rivers. It is his 100th NFL start. Rivers' first completion of the day (on the first offensive play of the game) marked his 2,000th career completion. Also, that completion was …
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  • Dorsey inactive for Chargers game

    Dorsey inactive for Chargers game

    kansascity.com Sep 30, 2012
    Chiefs defensive end Glenn Dorsey was a game-day scratch for today's game against the Chargers because of a calf injury.
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  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Chargers-Chiefs Recap 01:24

    Sunday Blitz: Chargers-Chiefs Recap

    Sep 30
    Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Chargers 37-20 win over the Chiefs
  • Video - Chargers Rebound With Big Win 00:32

    Chargers Rebound With Big Win

    Sep 30
    The Chargers defense picked off Matt Cassel three times as they defeated the Chiefs 37-20.
  • Video - San Diego Chargers vs. Kansas City Chiefs highlights 04:10

    San Diego Chargers vs. Kansas City Chiefs highlights

    Sep 30
    San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers elevates his team with 209 passing yards and two touchdowns in a 37-20 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs.
  • Video - San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers to Jackie Battle for 4-yd TD 00:19

    San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers to Jackie Battle for 4-yd TD

    Sep 30
    San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers finds running back Jackie Battle in the end zone for a 4-yard touchdown.

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  • Don Banks: Even with blanket coverage of NFL, turnaround Vikes a shocker

    Sep 30
    PHILADELPHIA -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we digest Week 4 in the NFL ...