Category: San Diego Chargers

Vincent Jackson had a Great First Year in Tampa and Believes Bucs are a ‘Top Notch’ Organization

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

Last year Vincent Jackson felt underpaid in San Diego and found the right suitor in Tampa Bay. He signed a $55 million contract, $26 million guaranteed, with the Bucs. So far it was money well spent for Tampa Bay. He caught 72 passes for 1,384 yards in 2012. Jackson recounts what ...

Jeff Garcia Says JaMarcus Russell has Lost 30 Pounds in Three Months as the Two Former Raiders Train Together

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

JaMarcus Russell continues to train under the tutelage of former teammate and NFL starter Jeff Garcia as one of the biggest busts in NFL history attempts to revive his reputation and resume his pro football career. But while you'd expect Garcia to stick up for Russell in trying to sell ...

Philip Rivers Isn’t Completely Surprised by Jared Gaither’s Release, Expects Chargers to Add More Offensive Linemen

Monday, April 1st, 2013

Philip Rivers has lost some support this offseason in San Diego. The team lost guard Louis Vasquez on the free-agent market and gave up on controversial offensive tackle Jared Gaither, who was released last week. Rivers isn't quite frustrated, but he clearly hopes the Bolts make some moves to address ...

Danny Woodhead: The Chargers Coaching Staff Sold Me on Going to San Diego

Monday, March 18th, 2013

Another fan favorite is moving on from New England. Danny Woodhead agreed to terms on a two-year contract with the San Diego Chargers last week. The third-down back will back up Ryan Mathews in San Diego and provide a dynamic option for Philip Rivers. Woodhead is excited to be a part of the Mike ...

Lane Johnson: Interview with the Bengals “the Weirdest Meeting I’ve Ever Been a Part of”

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

The 2013 NFL Scouting Combine is over and Lane Johnson has walked away from Indianapolis as a potential top-10 pick. The Oklahoma offensive tackle put on a solid performance, ranking second among offensive linemen in the 40-yard dash (for what it's worth for an o-lineman). Naturally, the San Diego Chargers, ...

Mike McCoy: Philip Rivers is a “Great Guy to Have as the Face of Your Franchise”

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Mike McCoy has done some big things with guys like Peyton Manning and Tim Tebow, so he knows a thing or two about franchise quarterbacks and the importance of having a steady leader under center. As McCoy starts his first head-coaching gig in San Diego, he's not concerned about Philip ...

Tom Telesco Wastes No Time in Hiring Mike McCoy as Chargers’ Head Coach

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

On Saturday, the Denver Broncos' season came to a screeching halt thanks to a long pass and a playoff-ending field goal at home against the Baltimore Ravens. Three days later, the Broncos' offensive coordinator was hired as the San Diego Chargers' new head coach. New general manager Tom Telesco sure ...

Philip Rivers on the San Diego Chargers Hiring Mike McCoy: “This Was the Guy I Was Hoping For”

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

After another disappointing season in the AFC West, the San Diego Chargers have taken a step toward trying to get back on the right track by hiring one of the greatest offensive minds in the division away from the rival Denver Broncos. Quarterback guru Mike McCoy steps in to coach ...

New Chargers GM Tom Telesco on Having a Personal Relationship with Bruce Arians: “I’m Not the Only Person in the Interview Process”

Friday, January 11th, 2013

When Tom Telesco left the Indianapolis Colts' front office to become the Chargers' general manager, many figured it was only a matter of time before Telesco brought Bruce Arians across the country to join him in San Diego. But in the early stages of the search for the team's next ...

Bruce Arians Says He’s Interested in San Diego’s Head-Coaching Job, Wants to Wrap up Process by Next Friday

Thursday, January 10th, 2013

With Tom Telesco leaving the personnel department in Indianapolis to become the general manager of the San Diego Chargers, the popular rumor taking over the coaching carousel is that Telesco will bring Bruce Arians from Indy to become the Chargers' next head coach. Arians had a health scare this weekend ...