Chiefs Pick Apart Chargers On Tomlinson's Jersey Retirement DayJustin Houston intercepted Philip Rivers' pass and returned it 17 yards for a touchdown and 346-pound defensive tackle Dontari Poe leaped over the pile for a 1-yard touchdown and the Kansas City Chiefs embarrassed the free-falling San Diego Chargers 33-3 Sunday.
Chargers Need To Get Healthy And Play With Sense Of UrgencyGiven such high expectations coming into 2015, the Bolts have floundered for the most part through nine games, leaving them in last place in the AFC West with a 2-7 record (0-1 versus division foes). While San Diego is not mathematically eliminated from AFC playoff content, the writing is all but on the wall at this point.
Chargers Searching For Answers During Bye WeekFor the San Diego Chargers sitting at 2-7, things can't get much worse. Coming into a season where they expected to battle Denver and Kansas City for the AFC West title, the Bolts are mired in dead-last place in the division.
Battered, Injured Chargers Preparing For Chicago BearsFrom battered offensive linemen to defenders battling injuries, oh, and the team's top wide receiver gone for the season, the 2-6 Chargers are doing their impersonation of the walking wounded heading into next Monday's evening's home game with the Chicago Bears.
Carr Throws 3 Touchdowns, Raiders Embarrass Chargers, 37-29Derek Carr threw three touchdown passes, including a nifty 52-yarder to Amari Cooper, and Oakland turned two interceptions of Philip Rivers into 10 points on its way to a 37-29 victory over the Chargers on Sunday in what could be the last showdown between the AFC West foes played in San Diego.
Chargers Hope Dislike For Raiders Propels Them To VictoryFollowing a hard-fought season-opening win over Detroit, the Chargers would drop their next two games, beat Cleveland, then find themselves in another two-game losing skid, the most recent of which was a disappointing 27-20 loss at unbeaten Green Bay this past weekend.
Injury Report: Chargers Hoping Te'o, Fluker Can Go Versus PackAfter dropping a heart-wrenching 24-20 loss at home this past Monday evening to the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Bolts can only go up from here. The question is, however, can this team pull the unimaginable and knock off Aaron Rodgers and the surging Pack?
Chargers Hit FG As Time Expires To Edge BrownsGiven a second chance due to a penalty, rookie Josh Lambo kicked a 34-yard field goal as time expired, lifting the San Diego Chargers to a 30-27 victory against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, snapping a two-game losing streak.
Injury Report: Chargers Look For A Healthy Fluker And FlowersAfter dropping back-to-back road games at Cincinnati and Minnesota in the last two weeks, the Bolts find themselves in a near must-win situation this weekend as Johnny Manziel and the Cleveland Browns pay a visit.
Chargers Need Win In Worst Way Against BrownsAfter a pair of road losses in Cincinnati and Minnesota back-to-back, San Diego (1-2) finds itself tied for last place in the AFC West with Kansas City. Both teams are a game behind the surprising Oakland Raiders (27-20 winners last weekend over Cleveland) and the unbeaten 3-0 Denver Broncos, a team that has found a way to win each of its first three contests despite not always being pretty.
Peterson Runs Over Chargers As Vikings Dominate Adrian Peterson looks like he's in mid-career form for Minnesota.
Chargers Turn Focus To Vikings After Cincinnati LossGiving up 28 and 24 points to Detroit and Cincinnati, respectively in their first two contests, the Bolts hope to field a full 60-minute defensive effort against a Minnesota team that is also 1-1.