1. Chargers vs. Raiders: 5 Things We Learned from San Diego's Win over Oakland

    Although eliminated from playoff contention for the second year in a row, the San Diego Chargers did take advantage of their opportunity to play the spoiler role against their division rival, the Oakland Raiders ...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about almost 3 years ago 1,867 reads 10 comments

  2. Chargers vs. Lions: 5 Things We Learned from San Diego's Loss to Detroit

    The Chargers conceded the AFC West division on Saturday in a game against the Detroit Lions that was never close. Detroit came out fired up to face what looked like a tired San Diego team, unable to match the Lions' intensity...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about almost 3 years ago 5,227 reads 61 comments

  3. Chargers vs. Ravens: 5 Things We Learned from San Diego's 34-14 Win

    Baltimore took its high-powered, Ray Lewis -led defense into San Diego and got thoroughly embarrassed in a nationally televised contest on NBC's Sunday Night Football ...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about almost 3 years ago 3,153 reads 24 comments

  4. 5 Things Tim Tebow Must Do to Win over John Elway

    Lost in all the excitement surrounding Tim Tebow 's success in Denver is the fact that the rookie quarterback still has a long way to go in making the transition to the NFL game...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 735 reads 7 comments

  5. How San Diego Snapped the Skid

    Finally feeling the heat, Chargers ' head coach Norv Turner opened up the passing game and San Diego's offense opened up a can of wup-ass on woeful Jacksonville as a result...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 2,495 reads 36 comments

  6. 5 Things We Learned from San Diego's 16-13 Loss to Denver

    San Diego lost their sixth game in a row this week against the red-hot Broncos , who've now won four straight...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 3,369 reads 60 comments

  7. 5 Things We Learned from San Diego's 31-20 Loss to the Bears

    Despite some uncharacteristically brilliant game planning by head coach Norv Turner , and even though Rivers did a much better job of protecting the football in Chicago, the Chargers ...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 2,561 reads 28 comments

  8. Why Philip Rivers' Interceptions Are Killing the San Diego Chargers in 2011

    Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers knows that he's as much to blame as anyone for San Diego's struggles so far this year...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 596 reads 3 comments

  9. Why Philip Rivers' Luck Won't Get Any Better vs. Tough Chicago Bears Defense

    San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers has struggled to find the time he needs in the pocket all season long and is having the worst year of his career as a result...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 1,595 reads 20 comments

  10. San Diego Chargers: 6 Players That Need To Step Up To Return Team to Winning Way

    With Philip Rivers and Marcus McNeill having the worst seasons of their NFL careers, and Antonio Gates still a little slow in coming back to full speed after returning from injury, it's no wonder the Chargers have lost four straight games...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 784 reads 2 comments

  11. Norv Turner's Hot Seat Now Scorching After Loss to Raiders

    Norv Turner has come to the end of his rope, and nothing short of a miraculous run at the NFL playoffs to finish the 2011 regular season will save his job as the San Diego Chargers head coach...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 1,106 reads 53 comments

  12. 7 Reasons the Chargers Will Wake Up in November

    The San Diego Chargers have made slow starts and fast finishes their unofficial trademark under Norv Turner 's leadership. The first nine games of the 2011 NFL season have been no different...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 2,588 reads 68 comments

  13. Raiders vs. Chargers : 4 Things We Learned from San Diego's 24-17 Loss

    The San Diego Chargers lost their fourth game in a row, turning out yet another unimpressive performance in front of a national audience on NFL Network's Thursday Night Football...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 2,764 reads 39 comments

  14. Ranking the 5 Most Potent Offenses in the NFL

    There's very little ambiguity involved when it comes to ranking the league's most potent offenses at the midway point of any given NFL season. What you see is pretty much what you get...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 144 reads 0 comments

  15. San Diego Chargers Safety Eric Weddle Silences Critics

    First, they accused AJ Smith of reaching to high and giving up too much. Then, when free safety Eric Weddle signed a five-year, $50 million contract to stay in San Diego, they complained that the Chargers overpaid...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 731 reads 47 comments

  16. San Diego Chargers Report Card: Grading Each Unit vs. the Green Bay Packers

    San Diego turned in their best performance of the season in what was a losing effort against the defending Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers ...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 1,242 reads 36 comments

  17. Tim Tebow vs. Carson Palmer: Which QB Gets Benched First?

    While Tim Tebow may have the edge in terms of popularity, there's no question that Carson Palmer should be the odds-on favorite to win this Sunday's head-to-head battle between the two struggling quarterbacks...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 1,515 reads 53 comments

  18. Chargers vs. Chiefs: 8 Things We Learned from San Diego's 23-20 Loss

    What can you say about Chargers ' quarterback Philip Rivers , who's had about as rough a start as a player of his caliber could have to begin the 2011 NFL season...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 2,059 reads 53 comments

  19. 4 Teams Sure to Fail in Second Half of NFL Season

    Stick a fork in the Bears , Bengals , Browns and Chiefs this season, because like it or not, they're done. In the NFL , a hot start is no guarantee of a hot finish, and not all teams expected to vie for a playoff spot will...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 471 reads 0 comments

  20. Why a Boring Style of Play Is Good for the Baltimore Ravens

    Sure, the Ravens ' style of offense might seem a bit boring at times, but ultimately, it's a small price to pay for a legitimate run at a championship...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 287 reads 0 comments

  21. NFL Picks Week 8: Which Games Are over Before They Even Begin?

    In a topsy -turvy, upside down season where teams can go from contenders to pretenders and back again from week to week, sure-fire locks can be a tricky bird...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 254 reads 0 comments

  22. New York Jets Report Card: Grading Each Unit vs. the San Diego Chargers

    In a game dominated through much of the first half by visiting San Diego, the Jets left no question about whether they had the collective sand to overcome adversity in what was a critical home win for New York...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 880 reads 3 comments

  23. Jets' Coach Rex Ryan Reveals His Take on Turner

    Rex Ryan , the excitable, impulsive head coach of the New York Jets has, once again, provided excellent bulletin board material for an upcoming opponent to use as added incentive, just prior to a critical AFC matchup...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 539 reads 18 comments

  24. 4 Moves the Denver Broncos Should Make Before the NFL Trade Deadline

    If ever there was a time to make a move ahead of the NFL trade deadline, that time has come for the Denver Broncos ...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 725 reads 6 comments

  25. Philip Rivers: 3 Reasons Chargers QB Is Not Living Up to Expectations in 2011

    The Chargers propensity to stumble and stagger out of the gate under head coach Norv Turner has been well documented...

    Michael Callaham Written by Michael Callaham about 3 years ago 2,745 reads 21 comments