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St. Louis Rams: Georgia Linebacker Jarvis Jones and Rams LB coach Frank Bush have Something in Common - Douglas M
Yes, Luke Joeckle seems to have the top pick in the draft in his sights, but Jarvis Jones once had the same thoughts. His draft stock has edged downward based on medical issues, that may very well be cleared up when NFL Combine doctors swarm him at the end of February.
Ryan Leaf could serve Texas time in Montana prison - Betsy Blaney
The Texas prosecutor who brokered a 10-year probationary sentence for former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf said Tuesday he is working on a plea deal that would allow the Montana native to serve his sentence in his home state.
What Would the Super Bowl’s Return Mean to America’s Finest City? - Jordan Beane
For those watching the Super Bowl at homes across the country, the party starts with kickoff and ends with the final whistle (or the last good commercial if the game’s a blowout). For those who live in the host city, and for the city itself, the party starts much earlier – and the economic repercussions last much longer.
Doug Flutie Eyes Comeback… Sort Of - Jordan Beane
Former Charger quarterback Doug Flutie is trying to get back into professional sports. However he’s picking up a baseball instead of a football.
Stage one of Mike McCoy Era is complete - Tom Krasovic (paywall)
The final outsider hired, announced by the Chargers on Wednesday, is assistant strength coach Rick Lyle, who follows strength coach Kent Johnston from the Browns to Chargers Park.