Chargers WR Keenan Allen On Carli Lloyd Kicking In The NFL: 'Sound Sweet Til Somebody Block The Kick'When it comes to female kickers in the NFL, Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen sounds like he has some doubts.
LA Chargers Season Recap: Chargers Hope To Tackle Playoffs In 2018Tied with four other AFC teams with 9-7 records, the Chargers missed out on their first visit to the playoffs since 2013. Despite a pair of those 9-7 clubs getting playoff berths (Tennessee, Buffalo), Los Angeles was left on the outside looking in.
Chargers Team Grades: Chargers Avert Disaster, Beat Winless Browns 19-10After starting the season 0-4, the Chargers have climbed back into the playoff picture after beating the Browns, 19-10, in Week 13.
LA Chargers Week 12 Team Grades: Chargers Make Statement In 28-6 Win Over DallasWith back-to-back wins in less than a week, the Chargers climbed right back into the AFC Wild Card hunt. In fact, the Chargers are still not out of the AFC West title chase.
Chargers Team Grades: Chargers Rout Bills, Stay Alive In AFC West RaceFirst, the Chargers got themselves back into the AFC West race in the decisive victory. With Kansas City being upset at the New York Giants, the former's lead in the division fell to two games over both Los Angeles (4-6) and Oakland (4-6).
LA Chargers Week 7 Injury Report: Chargers Hope To Have Allen, Gordon For BroncosLooking to make it three straight wins, the Chargers will host the division rival Denver Broncos (3-2) this Sunday in Carson, California. With a win in that game, the Bolts could pull to within only two games back of front-running Kansas City (5-2). As of Friday, the game has been labeled a pick'em.
Chargers Week 5 Team Headlines: Can Chargers Get Giant Win In New Jersey?With four losses in four weeks, the Chargers limp into the Meadowlands in New Jersey this Sunday for a date with the equally hapless New York Giants.
Chargers Week 2 Team Grades: Dolphins Send Chargers To Another Heartbreaking DefeatThe Chargers followed their season opening loss with another heartbreaking defeat against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday.
LA Chargers Team Headlines: Can Bolts Get Fresh Start On And Off Field?The Los Angeles Chargers look to get their season off on the right foot when they travel to Denver to take on the Broncos on Monday.
Can San Diego Salvage Season With Win Over Rival Chiefs?While the Chargers and probably many other teams in the AFC aspire to have the success New England has on a yearly basis, the reality is that only one team can win the conference each year. After nine games this season, it is safe to say San Diego (2-7) won't be that team.
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.
Injury Report: Chargers' Dunlap And Franklin Key To Offensive Line NeedsWith San Diego and Chicago an ugly 4-11 combined so far this season, what may have looked like a decent match-up on paper at the start of the season is now a battle of two teams fighting for their playoff lives. For the Chargers, however, expectations were likely higher coming into this season, so a 2-6 mark at the halfway point
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.
Injury Report: Allen, Gates Questionable As Raiders Come To TownThe Chargers head into Week 7 as hosts to AFC West rivals, Oakland Raiders. In years past, this matchup would be a walk in the park; but with an improved Raiders' offense and an ailing Bolts' roster, this game has become ever important as the chatter about the postseason is starting to heat up.
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.