1. Why I Became a Fan Of The San Diego Chargers

    We've heard the expression "There's no place like home." For me, there's no sports teams like the home team. Having lived in San Diego for my entire life, I've been a fan of both the Chargers and Padres for as long as I can remember...

    Ryan Balke Written by Ryan Balke about 5 years ago 175 reads 3 comments

  2. Chargers Training Camp: Position Battles

    With little activity in free agency and the return of Shawne Merriman, the San Diego Chargers' starting lineup has very few vacancies. Nevertheless, there are several key positions to keep our eyes on during training camp and preseason play...

    Ryan Balke Written by Ryan Balke about 5 years ago 276 reads 1 comments

  3. My Favorite NFL Team Ever: The 2006 San Diego Chargers

    Only 15 NFL franchises have been fortunate enough to be called Super Bowl champions. My team, the San Diego Chargers, is not one of those franchises, although their 16 playoff berths and 1963 AFL Championship are worth mentioning...

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  4. Philip Rivers: 10 Questions for the Chargers QB

    Few quarterbacks have taken the route Philip Rivers has in becoming an elite NFL quarterback. Drafted fourth overall by the Giants, Rivers spent about an hour as Giants property before being shipped off to the Chargers for Eli Manning...

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  5. The 2009 San Diego Chargers: X's and O'S

    Take the playoff victory over the Indianapolis Colts out of the picture and it was obvious: The San Diego Chargers were a disappointment in 2008. They may have had injury problems; they may have had awful luck...

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  6. Sizing Up the 2009 AFC West

    The AFC West produced four different division champions from 2002-2005. But since then, it’s been controlled by the San Diego Chargers, who have rattled off three consecutive AFC West titles...

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  7. San Diego Chargers: 2009 Season Expectations

    Long considered an NFL doormat, the San Diego Chargers are now widely regarded as one of the top teams in football. Fresh off their third consecutive AFC West title, the Chargers enter 2009 with similar expectations to the past couple of season...

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