5:07 AM EST, Sun January 22, 2017
FOX Sports

Can Chargers find Philip Rivers' future replacement in 2017 draft?

The Los Angeles Chargers need to think about life after Philip Rivers.Rivers will be entering his 14thseason at the age of 35. He has been the starting quarterback for the Chargers in 11 of his 13 seasons and impressively has never missed a game. The former first-round pick has been the face of th...

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Ezekiel Elliott, Joey Bosa Named PFWA Rookies of the Year

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott and Los Angeles Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa saw the fruits of their labor on Tuesday.Ezekiel Elliott being selected fourth-overall in the 2016 NFL Draft by the Dallas Cowboys was a divisive pick from Day 1. Though Elliott proved to be a dynamic runn...

San Diego Union-Tribune

Let's talk draft, coach search, stadium game

Good morning. Let’s talk NFL Draft. 1) The Chargers stand to benefit from DeShaun Watson’s big showing Monday night in the national championship game. 2) The quarterback aided his NFL Draft stock by how he led Clemson past an Alabama defense that’s loaded with NFL prospects. Watson earned an A-plus...

FOX Sports

Chargers closer to trading Rivers after reported Mariota workout?

San Diego Chargers reportedly fly to Oregon to meet with, work out Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota, fueling speculation the team will trade starting QB Philip Rivers to Tennessee Titans in deal that will involve No. 2 overall pick in NFL Draft.

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San Diego Chargers: Bolts should draft a wideout in first round

Even after a year in which he led the league in interceptions, there's still one thing we know about Philip Rivers: he's good. Like, really good. Like, good enough to turn undrafted free agent Tyrell Williams into a 1,000 yard receiver good.Unfortunately, as we learned this year, William...

New York Post

Birthday wishes for the forever-young Eli Manning

Happy Birthday, Eli. Hard to believe you turn 36 Tuesday. Where have the years gone? I remember the day you awkwardly donned that Chargers cap on draft day when you had no intention of playing in San Diego and hoped and prayed Ernie Accorsi would engineer the trade that brought you to New York. You...

San Diego Union-Tribune

Chargers assigned No. 7 overall draft pick

The Chargers capitalized on their high draft pick last year. On April 27, they’ll have another. The team owns the seventh overall selection in the 2017 NFL Draft. It chose defensive end Joey Bosa third overall last year, a pick that seems poised to paid dividends for several years to come. Bosa...

Akron Beacon Journal

Browns insist they’re focused on ending dismal season with winning streak regardless of draft position

After all of the pain and suffering they endured in 2016, the Browns have made a New Year’s resolution to end this disappointing season on a winning streak, even if it costs them the No. 1 overall pick in April’s draft.“I would hope that you don’t sacrifice a win over a pick,” wide receiver Terrelle Pryor said. “Jesus, this thing’s about winning.”The Browns were in agony with a record of 0-14 but earned a soothing victory on Christmas Eve when they edged the visiting San Diego Chargers 20-17 to avoid a winless season.Now the Browns (1-14) are aiming to prevail in consecutive...

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San Diego Chargers hand Browns first win of the season

The San Diego Chargers traveled to Ohio on Christmas Eve to take on the winless Browns. Even though the season is over, and the only implications in the remaining games is draft standings, the Chargers were playing to not hand the Cleveland Browns their first win of the season.The game started out...

San Francisco Chronicle

Kaepernick rallies 49ers to second win of season

The previously winless Browns beat the Chargers, putting the 49ers in position to have the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 draft. In a result that might have upset a segment of their fan base, but thrilled their win-starved players, the 49ers rallied from a 14-point, fourth-quarter deficit and beat the Rams 22-21 on a two-point conversion run by quarterback Colin Kaepernick with 38 seconds left. Kaepernick rolled right on the two-point conversion, failed to spot an open receiver, and dove into the corner of the end zone. On the Rams’ second drive, cornerback Tramaine Brock intercepted...

Akron Beacon Journal

Browns notebook: QB Robert Griffin III knocked out of first win with concussion, Cody Kessler in line to start season finale

CLEVELAND: Robert Griffin III is the only Browns quarterback to earn a win this year as a starter, but he probably won’t be able to finish the season.Griffin suffered a concussion with 10:30 left in the fourth quarter of the Browns’ 20-17 win over the San Diego Chargers on Saturday at FirstEnergy Stadium.The head injury suffered on Christmas Eve will likely force him to miss the season finale Jan. 1 at the Pittsburgh Steelers. Rookie third-round draft pick Cody Kessler would start in his place.It would be an unfortunate ending for Griffin, who missed 11 games this season with a fractured...

Akron Beacon Journal

Chargers punter, Walsh Jesuit grad Drew Kaser eager to face neighbor, Browns special teams coordinator Chris Tabor

Spoiling a neighbor’s Christmas is usually frowned upon, but that will be in Drew Kaser’s job description this weekend when he faces his hometown Browns.The parents of the Walsh Jesuit High School graduate who punts for the San Diego Chargers live in Strongsville behind the house of Browns special teams coordinator Chris Tabor.“I’ve never faced a coordinator that’s lived in my parents’ backyard,” Kaser quipped during a recent phone interview with the Beacon Journal.About 55 friends and relatives attended a draft party in April at the Kaser household when the Chargers drafted the...

Akron Beacon Journal

Browns bracing for encounter with another rookie they passed on -- dominant Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa

BEREA: When the Browns traded the No. 2 overall pick in April’s draft, the sports world became fixated on the franchise’s decision to let the Philadelphia Eagles have quarterback Carson Wentz.But the Browns also passed on a transformative defensive player, and he’s coming to town on a mission to wreak havoc on Christmas Eve.Ohio State fans need no introduction to San Diego Chargers rookie defensive end Joey Bosa. The former Buckeyes star is quickly becoming a household name throughout the NFL, too.“As far as rookies go, he’s the most polished pass rusher that I’ve ever seen,”...

San Diego Chargers offseason outlook

Who should the San Diego Chargers target in free agency and the draft this offseason? Kirk Morrison, Jamey Eisenberg and Jason La Canfora join Nick Kostos to break it down.