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Newest Chargers may be needed earlyLinebacker additions expected to see a role on special teams.Share Tweet
Panda's three HRs lead Giants' long-ball partyAs the Giants were reminded in their 13-5 victory over the Padres on Wednesday, the long ball will always be the best "situational hit" there is. Pablo Sandoval went deep three times, and Brandon Crawford, Hunter Pence and Hector Sanchez also …Share TweetManti Te'o is closer to being ready for his NFL debut. However, the odds are still not great the San Diego Chargers’ inside linebacker will make it on time for Monday night's regular-season opener against visiting Houston. U-T San Diego reported that Te…Share Tweet
Maybin to have surgery Friday on wristAfter dealing with a troublesome right wrist for the past two seasons, Padres center fielder Cameron Maybin will have surgery on it Friday.Share Tweet
Skip line, go online for trolley ticketsNew app allows trolley riders to pay for fares to football games with smartphones.Share TweetA day after he was hit in the throwing hand trying to block a pitch in the dirt, Giants catcher Buster Posey was out of the starting lineup Wednesday with a bruised ring finger and torn fingernail.Share Tweet
Ranking the Chargers roster, 1-53Offensive questions make those the most valuable players this year.Share Tweet
BLOG: "Everything Matters"Head Coach Mike McCoy and the Chargers are using the motto that "Everything Matters" as they head into the season.Share Tweet
9/4: Direct from the Locker RoomHear from Manti Te'o, Bront Bird, Philip Rivers, Kendall Reyes and Mike McCoyShare Tweet
Tom Telesco Q&A: The Roster, Season Opener & MoreOn the eve of the 2013 season, General Manager Tom Telesco opened up in an extensive interview.Share Tweet
Padres edge Giants after Erlin's up-and-down nightAfter Robbie Erlin allowed the Giants to tie the game Tuesday, Tim Stauffer and the rest of the bullpen were able to finish off San Francisco, as the Padres pushed ahead late on Chris Denorfia's RBI single for a 3-2 victory at Petco Park.Share Tweet
Sandoval's Three-Homer GameSep 4Pablo Sandoval hit three homers for the second time in his career (the first coming in the 2012 World Series), leading the Giants to a 13-5 win over the Padres.
Inside Edge: Texans-ChargersSep 4ESPN Insider Mike Sando delivers some key stats to help you decide a winner between Houston and San Diego
Primetime Payoff: Week 1Sep 4Cary Chow gets you ready for week 1 of Primetime Payoff
NBA -- There will never be another Gary PaytonSep 4The NBA may never see another player like Gary Payton, J.A. Adande writes
NBA -- Adam Silver and NBA's off-court conductSep 4Adam Silver's first order of business must be addressing the criminal activity afflicting the NBA, writes J.A. Adande.
Sources: Chris Mullin to join Sacramento Kings front officeSep 4Chris Mullin is joining the Sacramento Kings' front office, according to sources familiar with the team's plans.
J.J. Watt, SuperchargedSep 4HOUSTON—It would be easy to tell J.J. Watt he’s crazy if he weren’t so darn imposing. At 6-5 and a chiseled 288, he meets The MMQB’s editor-in-chief, Peter King, in a private spot outside the Texans’ locker room at Reliant Stadium … and proceeds to dish…