9:24 AM EDT, Wed June 19, 2019
17 hours ago

Los Angeles Chargers 2019 training camp dates announced

The Los Angeles Chargers have unveiled their training camp schedule for 2019, with a few fun surprises found throughout… The Los Angeles Chargers have announced training camp dates for summer of 2019, which you can find on the team’s official website here. There are 13 practices open to the public in total, with six in […] Los Angeles Chargers 2019 training camp dates announced - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
19 hours ago

Surprise starters for the Los Angeles Chargers this season

The Chargers regularly feature surprise starters as injuries mount throughout the season. Who are the players who could start this year? Last year, the Chargers had a few players who were not projected to make a significant impact have a bigger role due to injuries; Michael Davis, Damion Square, and Justin Jackson were among those […] Surprise starters for the Los Angeles Chargers this season - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
20 hours ago

Russell Okung may be first Chargers FA OL to finish out big contract

The Chargers gave out massive contracts to offensive linemen in free agency, only terminate them early. Can Russell Okung be the first to see his through? Russell Okung has remained a consistent player at left tackle over the past two seasons with the Chargers, and is entering his third year projected once again to be […] Russell Okung may be first Chargers FA OL to finish out big contract - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
23 hours ago

Punters Tyler Newsome and Ty Long set to battle for a roster spot

The Los Angeles Chargers will have a pair of new punters battle for a spot on the 53-man roster. Yes, this post is about punters. Punters are people too. Punter was usually a position the Chargers were not worried about, with Mike Scifres punting for the team from 2003 to 2015. In the 2016 NFL […] Punters Tyler Newsome and Ty Long set to battle for a roster spot - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jun 17, 2019

Does Chargers WR Keenan Allen deserve more respect?

Chargers’ Keenan Allen is one of the top receivers in the NFL, but does he get enough attention as one of the league’s best? Chargers fans know how good wide receiver Keenan Allen is. Since being drafted in the third round of the 2013 NFL Draft, Allen has quickly developed into a great receiver. From […] Does Chargers WR Keenan Allen deserve more respect? - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jun 17, 2019

Okung and Tevi vs Clowney and Watt: Best Chargers Week 3 matchup

The Chargers have a number of exciting matchups in Week 3, but none are more important than their offensive tackles facing some of the NFL’s best edge rushers… The Chargers will have a chance to demonstrate the success or failure of the offseason experiment with their offensive line when the Houston Texans come to Los […] Okung and Tevi vs Clowney and Watt: Best Chargers Week 3 matchup - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jun 17, 2019

What is the standard for success for the Chargers in 2019?

Each team has different seasonal goals based on their performance in the previous year. What should be the Chargers standard of success in 2019? After a 12-4 regular season record and one playoff win in 2018, many Chargers fans are proclaiming the only successful season for this team would be a Super Bowl win. Is […] What is the standard for success for the Chargers in 2019? - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jun 17, 2019

Los Angeles Chargers undrafted rookie spotlight: Bradford Lemmons

Furman University, a small school in Greenville, South Carolina, is not known for putting out NFL players. Los Angeles Chargers undrafted free agent Bradford Lemmons will attempt to beat those odds. Lemmons began his playing career at wide receiver and spent the first part of his college career there before moving to the defensive side […] Los Angeles Chargers undrafted rookie spotlight: Bradford Lemmons - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jun 15, 2019

Los Angeles Chargers: Reliving team’s 5 most disappointing seasons

When speaking of disappointment and the NFL in the same sentence, the Los Angeles Chargers have to be one of the first teams that come to mind. The Chargers have been around since the early 1960s. In that time, they have won one AFL Championship and appeared in one Super Bowl. There hasn’t been a […] Los Angeles Chargers: Reliving team’s 5 most disappointing seasons - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jun 13, 2019

Los Angeles Chargers undrafted rookie spotlight: Roderic Teamer

Between the draft and the process that followed in which teams signed undrafted free agents, the Los Angeles Chargers brought in three new safeties. One of those was Roderic Teamer out of Tulane. The idea of bringing in several new safeties was expected this offseason, especially after the team chose to move on from veteran […] Los Angeles Chargers undrafted rookie spotlight: Roderic Teamer - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jun 13, 2019

Should Chargers trade for a potentially part-time Trent Williams?

The Chargers need to consider all options with Russell Okung dealing with an undisclosed injury. Is a Trent Williams trade worth it? The Chargers should be considering all options with Russell Okung, the team’s starting left tackle, dealing with an undisclosed injury: Lynn provided no update on LT Russell Okung, who missed this weeks minicamp […] Should Chargers trade for a potentially part-time Trent Williams? - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jun 13, 2019

Nasir Adderley: Rookie spotlight on Chargers second-round selection

Tom Telesco and the front office satisfied a vital need for a free safety with the 60th pick in the 2019 NFL draft by taking Delaware’s Nasir Adderley… The Chargers needed a free safety this year to pair with Derwin James, who wasted no time during his rookie campaign solidifying himself as one of the […] Nasir Adderley: Rookie spotlight on Chargers second-round selection - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jun 13, 2019

How Chargers can address biggest remaining weaknesses

In terms of forming a 53-man roster, the Los Angeles Chargers have as complete a team as there is in the NFL.  But like most any team that has ever taken the field, it’s not perfect. Last month, the team’s biggest weaknesses were identified following the NFL draft. There weren’t many and for the most […] How Chargers can address biggest remaining weaknesses - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jun 12, 2019

Is Melvin Ingram the most valuable Chargers player?

Melvin Ingram has steadily improved ever since he was drafted by the Chargers. Does the creator of ASAP deserve mention as the MVP of the Chargers? With minicamp well under way, the Chargers have begun setting the tone that will carry on throughout the 2019 NFL season. The team has received plenty of hype, well-deserved […] Is Melvin Ingram the most valuable Chargers player? - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jun 12, 2019

How Chargers contracts compare to top NFL deals

The Chargers regularly boast some of the best bargain contracts in the NFL. Just how well do their deals look compared to the league’s highest-paid players? Tom Telesco, the general manager of the Chargers, has been phenomenal working with cap space allocated to both signing new free agents and retaining draft picks. Most of the […] How Chargers contracts compare to top NFL deals - Bolt Beat - Bolt Beat - A Los Angeles Chargers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.