1. Chargers vs Broncos: Why the Denver Run Defense Holds the Key to Success

    The best offense can be a good defense. Nobody knows that better than the Denver Broncos . Some teams have resorted to stopping Denver's high-octane, record-setting offense with a ball-control approach...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 6 months ago 2,890 reads 19 comments

  2. Ryan Mathews: Recapping Mathews's Week 17 Fantasy Performance

    Mathews rushed for 144 yards on 24 carries and caught two passes on three targets for 11 yards in Sunday's 27-24 overtime win over Kansas City. The win sends San Diego to the playoffs and a matchup with Cincinnati...

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  3. Ryan Mathews: Week 17 Fantasy Outlook

    Mathews and the Chargers are preparing for the Chiefs in a game that means little for Kansas City and everything to San Diego. Coming off his third straight 100-yard performance, the tailback will attempt to power the Chargers to the postseason...

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  4. Chargers' Cinderella Run Will End in Denver Without Ryan Mathews

    Wild Card weekend was filled with surprises. None were bigger than in Cincinnati, where the San Diego Chargers ran all over a stout Cincinnati defense en route to a 27-10 win...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 7 months ago 9,187 reads 75 comments

  5. NFL Comeback Player of the Year: Chargers' Revival Makes Philip Rivers Favorite

    Following the conclusion of the 2012 season, the future looked bleak for the San Diego Chargers . Quarterback Philip Rivers had one of the worst seasons of his career at the age ...

    Joseph Hoyt Written by Joseph Hoyt about 7 months ago 2,491 reads 17 comments

  6. Chargers vs. Bengals: Keys to Victory for Each Team in Wild Card Round

    The San Diego Chargers needed a lot of pieces to fall into place in order to make the playoffs. Aside from a win of their own against Kansas City in Week 17, they needed losses ...

    Joseph Hoyt Written by Joseph Hoyt about 7 months ago 330 reads 0 comments

  7. Ryan Mathews Is Finally Becoming an Elite NFL Running Back

    Ryan Mathews is no stranger to elite expectations. Elite performances, however, have proven to be somewhat elusive during the first four years of Mathews' career...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 7 months ago 2,125 reads 14 comments

  8. Ryan Mathews: Recapping Mathews's Week 16 Fantasy Performance

    Mathews had 25 carries for 99 yards with a touchdown in Sunday’s win over the Raiders. He also caught three passes on five targets for 20 yards...

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  9. Ryan Mathews Injury: Updates on Chargers RB's Leg and Recovery

    Updates from Sunday, Dec. 29 The Chargers confirm Ryan Mathews is active for Week 17: #Chargers Inactives: B...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 months ago 12,993 reads 30 comments

  10. Ryan Mathews: Week 16 Fantasy Outlook

    Mathews enters an appealing Week 16 matchup with Oakland after arguably his finest performance of the season last week at Denver. The Chargers' running back carried 29 times for 128 yards and a touchdown in Thursday's 27-20 win over the Broncos...

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  11. Ryan Mathews Finally Living Up to Potential for Red Hot Chargers

    San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews , who's spent his entire NFL career as the poster boy for talented but maddeningly injury-prone players, has finally busted out...

    Chris Trapasso Written by Chris Trapasso about 7 months ago 4,404 reads 12 comments

  12. Ryan Mathews: Recapping Mathews's Week 15 Fantasy Performance

    Mathews had 29 carries for 127 yards with a touchdown in Thursday’s 27-20 win over the Broncos. His only catch went for one yard. Mathews stole the show in a game that was supposed to feature two dynamic aerial attacks...

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  13. Ryan Mathews' Instant Fantasy Reaction for 2013 Fantasy Playoffs

    With a strong performance in Week 15 against the Denver Broncos , Ryan Mathews may have run his way into your fantasy football lineup during the playoffs...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 6,852 reads 9 comments

  14. Ryan Mathews: Week 15 Fantasy Outlook

    Mathews enters the Chargers’ game against Denver this week coming off his fourth 100-yard rushing game of the season. He had 29 carries for 103 yards with a touchdown in Sunday’s 37-14 win over the Giants...

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  15. Ryan Mathews: Recapping Mathews's Week 14 Fantasy Performance

    Mathews had 29 carries for 103 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 37-14 win over the Giants. He also caught three passes on four targets for 32 yards. His goal-line carries alone make him a valuable asset as a part of a powerful offense...

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  16. Ryan Mathews: Week 14 Fantasy Outlook

    Mathews will take aim at the New York Giant defense Sunday that ranks among the top 10 against the run. He had 14 carries for 61 yards in last week’s loss to Cincinnati. He also caught five passes on six targets for 31 yards...

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  17. Ryan Mathews: Recapping Mathews's Week 13 Fantasy Performance

    Mathews had 14 carries for 61 yards in Sunday’s loss to Cincinnati. He also caught five passes on six targets for 31 yards in a losing cause. Mathews played well against an intimidating defensive front...

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  18. Ryan Mathews: Week 13 Fantasy Outlook

    Mathews may be unable to play Sunday when the Chargers host the Cincinnati Bengals. San Diego’s running back injured his hamstring in the third quarter of Sunday's game against the Chiefs...

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  19. Ryan Mathews: Recapping Mathews's Week 12 Fantasy Performance

    Mathews had 14 carries for 55 yards and a touchdown prior to leaving Sunday's game against the Chiefs. He injured his hamstring in third quarter and did not return. The injury to Mathews opened the door for Danny Woodhead to step into the featured role..

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  20. Ryan Mathews Injury: Updates on Chargers RB's Hamstring and Recovery

    Updates for Sunday, Dec. 1 Ryan Mathews is active for Week 13, the Chargers announced: Chargers Inactives: Brad Sorensen, Eddie Royal, Brandon Taylor, Willie Smith, King Dunlap, Kwame Geathers and Jarret Johnson...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 8 months ago 7,176 reads 4 comments

  21. Ryan Mathews: Week 12 Fantasy Outlook

    Mathews and the Chargers will travel to Kansas City this week. In Week 11, he rushed for 127 yards on 19 carries in a loss to Miami...

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  22. Ryan Mathews: Recapping Mathews's Week 11 Fantasy Performance

    Mathews, who did not appeared to be hindered by a hamstring injury, had 19 carries for a season-high 127 yards in Sunday's loss at Miami. He also caught two passes on two targets for 16 yards...

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  23. Ryan Mathews' Updated 2013 Fantasy Outlook After Week 11

    Ryan Mathews had a big performance in Week 11 despite the San Diego Chargers ' loss to the Miami Dolphins , which helped to secure his status as a start-worthy fantasy option...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 8 months ago 1,545 reads 3 comments

  24. Ryan Mathews: Week 11 Fantasy Outlook

    Mathews will attempt to get back to the 100-yard mark in Miami this week after a pair of subpar performances. He had 14 carries for 59 yards with a touchdown in the Chargers' Week 10 loss to Denver...

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  25. Ryan Mathews: Recapping Mathews's Week 10 Fantasy Performance

    Mathews had 14 carries for 59 yards with a touchdown in Sunday’s 28-20 loss to Denver. He also caught one pass on two targets for two yards...

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