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Chargers’ News And Notes: Edwin Baker Signed, Brandon Taylor Ready For Big Time, Vincent Brown Returns
The San Diego Chargers had a number of names return to practice on Wednesday, but it’s already too little, too late.
The time has come in the 2012 NFL season for the San Diego Chargers to let the surefire starters have a seat, and give the sideline players a chance to make names for themselves.
San Diego had the slightest chance to make the playoffs as they came off of a big victory over Pittsburgh and into a big game with Carolina. Little did they know that the Panthers would dominate them in ways unimaginable.
Things are actually looking up for the San Diego Chargers as far as injuries go. Odd though how they players paid the big bucks couldn’t stay healthy, but the guys just happy to be on a roster are staying fit.
The San Diego Chargers impressively took down the Pittsburgh Steelers last week, but the lowly Carolina Panthers defeated the NFC-leading Atlanta Falcons. Which team will carry that momentum over into this week, and will Cam Newton show two weeks in a row?
How on earth can any team – especially the San Diego Chargers – expect to know how to play together when they don’t even know who will be on the field each week?
Lots of things are going on in the world of the San Diego Chargers, including the team losing a valuable primetime spot near Christmas, but as long as they pull out a victory, the fans shouldn’t mind.
San Diego safety Eric Weddle knows that this isn’t the type of year that he or the Chargers wanted, but he’s not letting that stop him from trying to have a career season.
When all is in doubt and your season is pretty much over, that’s when it is time to go out and try to play spoiler for all your opponents that are hoping to make the playoffs. The Chargers threw a big monkey wrench into the Steelers’ playoff plans on Sunday.
San Diego will probably give it one last fighting effort this weekend as they take on the Pittsburgh Steelers. If a loss comes this week though, they’ve really got to consider shutting down some players and not letting their injuries get worse.
The San Diego Chargers could officially change their colors to medical red and white. Injuries have destroyed this team, and now it’s merely time to see what new players can possibly offer them for next season.
Ryan Mathews has all the talent and ability to be an elite running back in the NFL and for the San Diego Chargers. What can a player do though, if his coach isn’t willing to give him the chance?
Blame can be placed on any member of the offense, defense, or coaching staff for the way the San Diego Chargers have played this season. Sadly, the blame can also be pinpointed to offensive line injuries that couldn’t be helped.
There is a lot of red on the Chargers’ report card for this week. A lot of red!
San Diego doesn’t have much of a chance of making the playoffs this season, and with the injuries mounting up, even one more victory is seeming out of reach.