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Don't read too much in Bolts schedule

Don't read too much in Bolts schedule

signonsandiego.com chargers.com Updated Apr 18, 2013
Strength of schedule is impossible to gauge this far out from season.
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  • Alonso a linebacker Bolts may entertain

    Alonso a linebacker Bolts may entertain

    signonsandiego.com Apr 18, 2013
    The Chargers need more numbers at the position after releasing Takeo Spikes last month.
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  • 2013 Chargers schedule picked apart

    2013 Chargers schedule picked apart

    Matt Calkins and Tom Krasovic break down the Chargers' 2013 schedule.
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  • San Diego Chargers schedule analysis

    San Diego Chargers schedule analysis

    Breakdown: The schedule-makers must think Mike McCoy can fix Philip Rivers and the Chargers, because even though San Diego has been shut out of the playoffs the past three seasons, the team is on prime time three times this season. It all starts in Week…
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  • NFL Draft: Top 5 inside linebackers

    NFL Draft: Top 5 inside linebackers

    signonsandiego.com Apr 18, 2013
    Linebacker Alec Ogeltree runs like a safety, but off-field issues are a concern.
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  • Padres CEO apologizes for 'Rain Man' comment

    Padres CEO apologizes for 'Rain Man' comment

    CNNSI.com Apr 18, 2013
    SAN DIEGO -- San Diego Padres President and CEO Tom Garfinkel has apologized to the Los Angeles Dodgers for comments he made about Zack Greinke the day after the pitcher's left collarbone was broken in a brawl, including referencing the right-hander's s…
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  • Prospect Profile: Kawann Short

    Prospect Profile: Kawann Short

    chargers.com Apr 18, 2013
    Learn more about defensive tackle Kawann Short out of Purdue.
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  • A.J. Smith's final draft class

    A.J. Smith's final draft class

    signonsandiego.com Apr 18, 2013
    The Chargers have never selected a player 11th in the draft.
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  • Padres CEO Blames Zack Greinke For Brawl, Likens Him To Rain Ma…

    Padres CEO Blames Zack Greinke For Brawl, Likens Him To Rain Man

    deadspin.com Apr 18, 2013
    Yahoo has obtained an audio clip of San Deigo Padres CEO Tom Garfinkel saying dumb things about Dodgers pitcher Zack Greinke to a group of Padres season ticket holders. Greinke had his collarbone broken when Padres outfielder Carlos Quentin needlessly c…
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  • Padres homer thrice to sweep Dodgers

    Padres homer thrice to sweep Dodgers

    MLB.com Apr 18, 2013
    Everth Cabrera, Kyle Blanks and Chris Denorfia each homered off Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw on Wednesday night to lead the Padres to a 7-2 victory and a series sweep in Los Angeles.
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  • Move to defense pays off for Oregon’s LB

    Move to defense pays off for Oregon’s LB

    signonsandiego.com Apr 18, 2013
    A switch to defense has been a blessing for Oregon's Dion Jordan.
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Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Must-See TV: 17 games that highlight 2013 schedule

    Apr 18
    There will always be differing opinions on what makes for must-see TV, but now that the 2013 NFL schedule is ours for the anticipating, here are the 17 games in the league's 17-week regular season that I can't wait to see.
  • NFL - These matchups highlight 2013 schedule

    Apr 18
    Both new and old rivalries dot an exciting 2013 NFL schedule, writes John Clayton.
  • Lawrence Frank fired by Detroit Pistons, sources

    Apr 18
    The Detroit Pistons, as widely expected, have fired coach Lawrence Frank, according to sources close to the situation.
  • Pistons oust coach Frank after two seasons

    Apr 18
    The Detroit Pistons, as widely expected, have fired coach Lawrence Frank, according to sources close to the situation.