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SAN DIEGO -- For NFL coaches, exhibitions are about player evaluation, player development and ultimately execution -- getting your team prepared for the regular season. So San Diego Chargers offensive coordinator Frank Reich understands he has a prime o…Upvote Share Tweet
The Chargers made cornerback Jason Verrett their first-round pick in May knowing that he’d need time to recover from March shoulder surgery before he’d be ready to hit the field. Verrett missed spring work, but started practicing in training camp and ad…Upvote Share TweetClayton Kershaw scattered three hits over eight innings while outdueling Tyson Ross, Justin Turner hit a two-run homer and the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers rallied to beat the San Diego Padres 2-1 Thursday night.Upvote Share TweetAfter being forced to move practice out of Levi’s Stadium due to poor turf conditions on Wednesday, the San Francisco 49ers have decided to replace the playing surface altogether ahead of Sunday’s preseason game with the San Diego Chargers. The 49ers cu…Upvote Share Tweet
Benoit to avoid DL, targets weekend returnMLB.com 14 hours agoThe Padres think that they have caught a break with closer Joaquin Benoit and his sore right shoulder.Upvote Share Tweet
Pressure and Tackling Primary Focus for Defensechargers.com 16 hours agoDefensive Coordinator John Pagano is preaching these two fundamentals.Upvote Share Tweet
Chargers offense expects to be bettersignonsandiego.com 17 hours agoMike McCoy on the 2014 offense: "I expect to be better than last year."Upvote Share Tweet
Bolts still searching for identity on defenseESPN.com 17 hours agoSAN DIEGO – Through three weeks of preseason games, the San Diego Chargers have the worst run defense in the league, giving up 5.58 rushing yards per play. Yes, preseason games are not always a good measure of what will happen during the regular season,…Upvote Share Tweet
Attaochu Blog: "I Wake Up Happy to be a Charger Every Day"chargers.com 17 hours agoRookie second-round pick Jerry Attaochu checks in with this week's player blog.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 21 hours agoThe Seahawks started training camp without running back Marshawn Lynch because of Lynch’s holdout and they started working him back into the lineup during last week’s game against the Chargers. Lynch played a handful of snaps, but never touched the ball…Upvote Share Tweet
Jeromey Clary, Vincent Brown still outsignonsandiego.com 21 hours agoChargers receiver Vincent Brown has been sidelined by a calf strain since July 25.Upvote Share Tweet
Branden Oliver: I'm not Darren Sprolessignonsandiego.com 22 hours agoThe Chargers running back wants to be known for his journey to the NFL.Upvote Share Tweet
Grice Elevates Game by "Stealing" Tipschargers.com 24 hours agoMarion Grice is wisely incorporating aspects of his teammates' game.Upvote Share Tweet
Chargers preseason tickets going for next to nothingprofootballtalk.com Aug 21 (yesterday)Each week during the regular season, we monitor the Chargers for blackouts. But in the preseason, it’s hard for some people to give away the tickets they’ve already paid for. According to Jonathan Horn of U-T San Diego, the secondary market for Chargers…Upvote Share Tweet
Calkins talks Bolts, takes question from Ryan Leafsignonsandiego.com Aug 21 (yesterday)Our columnist talked this weekend's game, the new GM and more.Upvote Share Tweet
Dodgers fall in another hole, can't get outMLB.com Aug 21 (yesterday)Roberto Hernandez pitched in front of the home folks for the first time, and he didn't have his best stuff, though he didn't get much help from either his offense or his defense in a 4-1 loss to the Padres at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Aug 21 (yesterday)Alexi Amarista had two hits and drove in a run, Eric Stults combined with three relievers on a six-hitter and the San Diego Padres defeated the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 4-1 on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Chargers To Watch SundayAug 19ESPN Chargers reporter Eric D. Williams says he will keep an eye on cornerback Jason Verrett and linebacker Dwight Freeney against the 49ers.
Dodgers Snap SlideAug 19The Dodgers snapped a three-game slide with an 8-6 win over the Padres.
San Diego Chargers vs. Seattle Seahawks preseason highlightsAug 16For the first time since the Seattle Seahawks won the Super Bowl they defended their home turf against the San Diego Chargers in a game where they dominated on the ground.
Gyorko's Big Bat Powers PadresAug 16Jedd Gyorko drove in five runs to lead the Padres past the Cardinals 9-5.
Thaddeus Young of Philadelphia 76ers expected to land with Minnesota Timbe…Aug 21The Minnesota Timberwolves expect to land Philadelphia's Thaddeus Young in addition to No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins when they complete their long anticipated trade to send Kevin Love to the Cleveland Cavaliers this weekend, according sources.
Sources: Wolves, Cavs, Sixers agree to tradeAug 21The Minnesota Timberwolves have an agreement in principle to acquire Philadelphia's Thaddeus Young and No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins as part of a three-team trade that will send Kevin Love to the Cavaliers, sources close to the talks confirmed…
Five Things I Think I Think: Seattle SeahawksAug 21. More Seahawks: The MMQB’s Seattle training camp page.
Broncos Report: No Looking BackAug 21DeMarcus Ware showed what he’s capable of by manhandling Russell Wilson in the first preseason game. ( Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) A different training camp report from the others our staff has done in the last month. Peter King spent two days this wee…