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Alonso a linebacker Bolts may entertainUpdated Apr 18 Share TweetThe Chargers need more numbers at the position after releasing Takeo Spikes last month.Share TweetMatt Calkins and Tom Krasovic break down the Chargers' 2013 schedule.Share TweetBreakdown: 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…
NFL Draft: Top 5 inside linebackersUpdated Apr 18 Share TweetLinebacker Alec Ogeltree runs like a safety, but off-field issues are a concern.
Padres CEO apologizes for 'Rain Man' commentUpdated Apr 18 Share TweetSAN 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…Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetLearn more about defensive tackle Kawann Short out of Purdue.Source: chargers.com
A.J. Smith's final draft classUpdated Apr 18 Share TweetThe Chargers have never selected a player 11th in the draft.Share TweetYahoo 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…Source: deadspin.com
Padres homer thrice to sweep DodgersUpdated Apr 18 Share TweetEverth 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.Source: MLB.com
Move to defense pays off for Oregon’s LBUpdated Apr 18 Share TweetA switch to defense has been a blessing for Oregon's Dion Jordan.
Don Banks: Must-See TV: 17 games that highlight 2013 scheduleApr 18There 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 scheduleApr 18Both new and old rivalries dot an exciting 2013 NFL schedule, writes John Clayton.
Lawrence Frank fired by Detroit Pistons, sourcesApr 18The Detroit Pistons, as widely expected, have fired coach Lawrence Frank, according to sources close to the situation.
Pistons oust coach Frank after two seasonsApr 18The Detroit Pistons, as widely expected, have fired coach Lawrence Frank, according to sources close to the situation.