1. 5 Creative Moves the San Diego Chargers Can Pull on Draft Day

    When draft day approaches, will the San Diego Chargers be satisfied with their positioning or is a creative move in the works? GM Tom Telesco made such a move in the 2013 draft ...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 6,759 reads 23 comments

  2. Re-Grading San Diego Chargers' Past 5 Drafts

    The San Diego Chargers have come a long way in the draft since the Ryan Leaf debacle of 1998. Some of the better years have produced names like LaDainian Tomlinson, Drew Brees ...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 7,662 reads 17 comments

  3. Assigning Odds to Every Potential San Diego Chargers 1st-Round Pick

    Round 1 of the NFL draft will officially commence in a matter of weeks, begging the question as to who the San Diego Chargers will be selecting with the 25th pick overall...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 5,677 reads 11 comments

  4. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for San Diego Chargers' Top 3 Picks

    The San Diego Chargers drafted D.J. Fluker, Manti Te'o and Keenan Allen with their top three picks last year—all three of whom developed into starters in their rookie seasons...

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  5. Who Are the Experts Predicting to Chargers in the 1st Round of the NFL Draft?

    The experts have been hard at work in pumping out mock drafts to satisfy the people, and the most recent versions explore a wide variety of prospects for the San Diego Chargers ...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 9,292 reads 11 comments

  6. Reassessing Chargers' Offseason Plan and Breaking Down What's Left to Address

    From the moment the 2013 season concluded, the San Diego Chargers have been hard at work fulfilling the plan for the offseason...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 5,293 reads 20 comments

  7. San Diego Chargers' Top Remaining Offseason Priorities

    The Chargers have gotten a lot done in the offseason thus far, and year two under general manager Tom Telesco is off to a relatively good start...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 7,726 reads 16 comments

  8. Chargers Mock Draft: Instant Contributors San Diego Can Find in Every Round

    San Diego will be looking for instant contributors in the draft capable of making a difference in 2014, and there are plenty to be found in a deep draft class. The trick is finding those players in every round who can make an impact immediately...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 9,850 reads 29 comments

  9. Chargers Draft Stock Watch: 5 Players Rising Up, Falling Down San Diego's Board

    San Diego's big board had some risers and fallers with pro days taking place all this month. Team scouts and coaches made their way across the country to attend college pro days and evaluate prospects who could be fits with the Chargers...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 7,515 reads 23 comments

  10. Ranking the 2014 Impact of Chargers' Free-Agent Signings so Far

    Re-signing players seemed to be the more favored approach for Chargers general manager Tom Telesco, but the few outside additions he made in free agency will have an impact on the 2014 season...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 9,043 reads 9 comments

  11. Chargers Mock Draft: Fresh 7 Round Predictions Post Week 1 of Free Agency

    As the dust from Week 1 of free agency begins to settle, preparations for the upcoming draft should be in order for the Chargers . It was a quiet March for San Diego, which focused more on re-signing its own players rather than anything else...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 10,448 reads 19 comments

  12. Ranking San Diego Chargers' Best Remaining Free-Agency Options

    Free agency was all quiet on the Chargers home front. To put it into perspective, while a handful of teams had the luxury of shopping at a high-priced designer store, the Chargers were relegated to a league-wide garage sale of sorts...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 11,435 reads 19 comments

  13. San Diego Chargers: Weighing Value vs. Need in 2014 NFL Draft

    When the Chargers selected Keenan Allen in the third round of last year's draft, the decision to pick value over need paid off handsomely...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 10,640 reads 21 comments

  14. Chargers by the Numbers: 2013 Stats San Diego Must Improve in 2014

    The San Diego Chargers were far from perfect in 2013 and the stats don't lie in this case. Looking back at the numbers during the regular season, there were some obvious flaws on both sides of the ball...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 4,057 reads 4 comments

  15. San Diego Chargers' Blueprint for Winning Free Agency

    If the San Diego Chargers plan on winning free agency, they'll need to take care of a few things. As the March 11 deadline approaches for the start of free agency, the Chargers have already begun clearing cap space and re-working contracts...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 11,051 reads 20 comments

  16. Breaking Down Chargers' Salary-Cap Situation Heading into Free Agency

    Last month's announcement of an increased salary cap for the 2014 season has a number of teams breathing a sigh of relief, including the cap-strapped San Diego Chargers ...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 5,674 reads 7 comments

  17. San Diego Chargers' 8 Biggest Scouting Combine Takeaways

    The San Diego Chargers had plenty to take away from observations made at the NFL Scouting Combine, which will undoubtedly factor into the decisions made during draft week...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 6,043 reads 8 comments

  18. Updating San Diego Chargers' First-Round Big Board Post-Combine

    The first-round big board for the San Diego Chargers is one step closer to completion following the conclusion of the NFL combine earlier this week...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about 1 year ago 11,041 reads 36 comments

  19. 5 Realistic Trade Scenarios for San Diego Chargers to Pursue This Offseason

    Tom Telesco made just two trades in his first season as San Diego Chargers general manager—a conditional seventh-round pick in 2015 for defensive tackle Sean Lissemore ...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about over 1 year ago 14,127 reads 22 comments

  20. San Diego Chargers Combine Preview: Top Targets, Sleepers and Prospects to Watch

    The NFL Scouting Combine will run from Feb. 22 to 25, leaving the San Diego Chargers and the rest of the league just four days to evaluate players for the upcoming draft...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about over 1 year ago 9,162 reads 15 comments

  21. Setting Odds for San Diego Chargers Signing Their Top 6 Free-Agent Targets

    Depending on whom you ask, the San Diego Chargers will be over or just under the projected salary cap in 2014. Either way, there isn't a lot of space to work with, and that could make free agency difficult, to say the least...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about over 1 year ago 14,119 reads 21 comments

  22. 5 San Diego Chargers Bound to Break Out in 2014

    The last three draft classes have produced up-and-coming talent for the San Diego Chargers , including five players bound to break out in 2014...

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  23. San Diego Chargers' Free Agency and Draft Wish List

    Cornerback, guard and outside linebacker are among the top needs for the San Diego Chargers —needs that will undoubtedly be solved via free agency or the upcoming draft...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about over 1 year ago 15,821 reads 52 comments

  24. San Diego Chargers: State of Franchise at the Start of the 2014 Offseason

    The state of the San Diego Chargers heading into the 2014 offseason looks promising. The Bolts finished 9-7 in the regular season and managed to make the playoffs for the first time since 2009 under first-year head coach Mike McCoy...

    Marcelo Villa Written by Marcelo Villa about over 1 year ago 8,160 reads 13 comments

  25. 6 Late-Round Sleepers Who Would Be Perfect for San Diego Chargers

    In the past five years, the San Diego Chargers have drafted seven players in Rounds 5-7 that are still on the roster to this day, and five have garnered major playing time (Stephen ...

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