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Chargers Prepared to Face Roethlisberger

Chargers Prepared to Face Roethlisberger

The question of who the Chargers would face at quarterback between the injured Ben Roethlisberger and third-string back up Charlie Batch had been up in the air all week until today when the Steele...
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  • Calkins: If properly handled, Chargers could be in playoffs nex…

    Calkins: If properly handled, Chargers could be in playoffs next year

    signonsandiego.com Dec 6, 2012
    The Chargers may be firing their general manager and coach, but gutting the team and starting over is a bad idea.
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  • Child labor violations at Chargers games?

    Child labor violations at Chargers games?

    signonsandiego.com Dec 6, 2012
    Federal regulators are investigating possible child-labor violations within the San Diego Unified School District, where coaches and teachers permitted students to work at Chargers games in exchange for donations to campus groups.
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  • Chargers Prepared to Face Roethlisberger

    Chargers Prepared to Face Roethlisberger

    chargers.com Dec 6, 2012
    The question of who the Chargers would face at quarterback between the injured Ben Roethlisberger and third-string back up Charlie Batch had been up in the air all week until today when the Steele...
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  • Paris: Smith's strange approach won't be missed

    Paris: Smith's strange approach won't be missed

    signonsandiego.com Dec 6, 2012
    Rumors have Chargers Smith, along with Turner, being booted at season's end.
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  • Spanos denies report that Smith and Turner will be fired

    Spanos denies report that Smith and Turner will be fired

    In response to the report from Kevin Acee of U-T San Diego that Chargers coach Norv Turner and G.M. A.J. Smith will get the boot, the man who would do the booting says the boot has not yet been broken out. The Chargers have issued a statement from owner…
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  • A.J. Smith's career resume

    A.J. Smith's career resume

    signonsandiego.com Dec 6, 2012
    Soon-to-be job seeker A.J. Smith has a long history in the NFL.
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  • Ranking the all-time Chargers head coaches

    Ranking the all-time Chargers head coaches

    Where does Norv Turner rank on the list of all-time San Diego Chargers head coaches?
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  • Kyle Nelson Answers a Fan Tweet

    Kyle Nelson Answers a Fan Tweet

    chargers.com Dec 6, 2012
    Long snapper Kyle Nelson #42 answers a fan tweet from Garrett @chargers How did you get into long snapping? #AskACharger - Garrett Hays (@garretthays) December 6, 2012    Other Player Twitter Resp...
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  • Game Time: Corey Liuget

    Game Time: Corey Liuget

    chargers.com Dec 6, 2012
    Corey Liuget has grown by leaps and bounds from his rookie year to his sophomore campaign. The 6-foot-2, 300-pound 22-year old has 37 tackles, four sacks and seven passes defensed as he’s become on...
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  • Padres lose Freiman, keep other assets in Rule 5

    Padres lose Freiman, keep other assets in Rule 5

    MLB.com Dec 6, 2012
    The Padres lost first baseman Nate Freiman in the Rule 5 Draft but were able to keep prospects such as infielder Jonathan Galvez and righty Jerry Sullivan.
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  • Chargers have missed Vincent Brown

    Chargers have missed Vincent Brown

    U-T San Diego reports Vincent Brown likely won’t play until next year. He broke his ankle in the preseason. Brown finished last season strong and he was great in training camp. The San Diego offense has missed him. There is hope for the future though wi
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  • Pittsburgh native looks to help Chargers

    Pittsburgh native looks to help Chargers

    signonsandiego.com Dec 6, 2012
    Reggie Wells was staying in his parents' basement before the Chargers called on him to possibly face his hometown team.
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  • Video - What kind of coach do the San Diego Chargers want? 03:24

    What kind of coach do the San Diego Chargers want?

    Dec 6
    U-T San Diego reports that San Diego Chargers coach Norv Turner will be fired at season's end. So who would be a good replacement?
  • Video - Ben Roethlisberger To Start Sunday 01:38

    Ben Roethlisberger To Start Sunday

    Dec 6
    Tedy Bruschi and Herm Edwards react to the news that Ben Roethlisberger will start Sunday against the Chargers.
  • Video - Preview: San Diego Chargers vs. Pittsburgh Steelers 02:24

    Preview: San Diego Chargers vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

    Dec 6
    NFL Films previews the Week 14 matchup between the San Diego Chargers and the Pittsburgh Steelers.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Chargers-Steelers 01:10

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Chargers-Steelers

    Dec 6
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for San Diego at Pittsburgh

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