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Are The Fast-Start Chargers For Real?

Before anyone starts buying tickets for the Super Bowl in Glendale (Arizona) in February, take note that San Diego’s one quality win this season was at home in the second week against the defending champs (Seattle).

10/01/2014

Head Coach Dennis Allen of the Oakland Raiders on the sideline during the second half of a preseason game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on August 22, 2014 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen After 0-4 Start

The Oakland Raiders fired coach Dennis Allen on Monday night four games into his third season.

09/29/2014

Quarterback Blake Bortles #5 of the Jacksonville Jaguars is tackled by defensive lineman Ricardo Mathews #90 of the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on September 28, 2014 in San Diego, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Chargers Handle Jaguars In San Diego, 33-14

Rivers threw for 377 yards and three touchdowns, two to Eddie Royal, and the San Diego Chargers turned back an early scare from Bortles and the winless Jacksonville Jaguars for a 33-14 victory Sunday.

09/28/2014

Quarterback Ryan Tannehill #17 of the Miami Dolphins is brought down by Usama Young #26 of the Oakland Raiders during the NFL match between the Oakland Raiders and the Miami Dolphins at Wembley Stadium on September 28, 2014 in London, England. (credit: Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

Injury-Ridden Raiders Remain Winless With 38-14 Loss To Dolphins In London

The Oakland defense still needs plenty more improvement, and both sides of the ball could do with fewer injuries.

09/28/2014

Danny Woodhead #39 of the San Diego Chargers is carted off the field after an ankle injury against the Buffalo Bills during the first half at Ralph Wilson Stadium on September 21, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York. (credit: Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Chargers Running Back Woodhead Out For Year

Chargers coach Mike McCoy says running back Danny Woodhead has a broken lower right leg and will miss the rest of the season.

09/22/2014

Danny Woodhead #39 of the San Diego Chargers is carted off the field after an ankle injury against the Buffalo Bills during the first half at Ralph Wilson Stadium on September 21, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York. (credit: Michael Adamucci/Getty Images

Chargers Lose RB Woodhead To Ankle Injury

San Diego Chargers running back Danny Woodhead is out indefinitely after hurting his right ankle in a 22-10 win over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.

09/21/2014

Quarterback Derek Carr #4 of the Oakland Raiders throws to wide receiver James Jones #89 against the Houston Texans in the fourth quarter on September 14, 2014 at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, California. The Texans won 30-14. (credit: Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Raiders Rookie QB Derek Carr Focuses On Job At Hand

As a rookie quarterback seeking his first NFL win against Bill Belichick’s New England Patriots, Derek Carr has too much to worry about himself to focus on questions about his coach’s job security.

09/17/2014

Charles Woodson #24 of the Oakland Raiders leans against a cooler during the third quarter against the Houston Texans at O.co Coliseum on September 14, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Texans won the game 30-14. (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Raiders ‘Embarrassed’ After 0-2 Start

With a trip to New England this week to face the Patriots followed by a “home” game in England against Miami, the Raiders (0-2) need to fix things quickly or the season could spiral out of control.

09/15/2014

Running back Ryan Mathews #24 of the San Diego Chargers is attended to by medical personnel while playing the Seattle Seahawks at Qualcomm Stadium on September 14, 2014 in San Diego, California. (credit: Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Chargers Running Back Mathews Sprains MCL In Right Knee

The San Diego Chargers say running back Ryan Mathews has a sprained medial collateral ligament in his right knee.

09/15/2014

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Chargers Need To Finish Games Or Else

When you look at the roster and watch the San Diego Chargers play, you soon come to realize that there is a fair amount of talent on that squad.

09/11/2014

Nick Hardwick #61 of the San Diego Chargers takes the field before a preseason game against the Dallas Cowboys at Qualcomm Stadium on August 7, 2014 in San Diego, California. (credit: Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Chargers Lose Veteran Center Nick Hardwick For Season

Nick Hardwick’s 11th NFL season ended after only 15 plays.

09/10/2014

Quarterback Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers reacts as he walks off the field during the NFL game against the Arizona Cardinals at the University of Phoenix Stadium on September 8, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Chargers 18-17. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Doomed By Miscues, Chargers Now Prepare For Seahawks

When Ryan Mathews scampered 20 yards for a touchdown late in the third quarter, the San Diego Chargers led the Arizona Cardinals by 11 points.

09/09/2014

Running back Andre Ellington #38 of the Arizona Cardinals makes a reception as Cornerback Shareece Wright #29 of the San Diego Chargers attempts the tackle during the NFL game at the University of Phoenix Stadium on September 8, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Palmer’s Late TD Pass To Brown Gives Arizona 18-17 Win Over Chargers

John Brown caught a 13-yard scoring pass from Carson Palmer with 2:25 to play, and the Arizona Cardinals rallied to beat the San Diego Chargers 18-17 on Monday night.

09/08/2014

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Chargers Make Final Player Moves, Prep For Arizona

As the San Diego Chargers get set to tackle the 2014 season in Glendale, Arizona next Monday evening versus the Cardinals, the squad finalized its preseason cuts and named players to the practice squad within the last few days.

09/03/2014

Quarterback Derek Carr #4 of the Oakland Raiders smiles on the sideline during a preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks at O.co Coliseum on August 28, 2014 in Oakland, California. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Carr Knows Being Named Raiders Starter Just The Beginning

Derek Carr has been groomed to be a starting quarterback in the NFL ever since he was an 11-year-old breaking down film with big brother David.

09/02/2014

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