First Round Report Card - Neil Hornsby
The Chargers are currently rotating Ingram and Larry English with starters Jarret Johnson and Shaun Phillips, but I’m not sure why. In this configuration against the Vikings, the only pressure he got was a hit on a stunt. In addition, he managed a ridiculous penalty for running into the returner on a punt and another for a face mask when Christian Ponder shaped to avoid him in the open field.
Spanos Eyes Big Year for 2012 Chargers - Ricky Henne
Listening to Spanos speak, it’s clear that he has high expectations for the new players who have joined the team. The Bolts added 13 free agents to this year’s squad, and while each of them brings a different element to the Chargers, the one thing they have in common is the ability to lead and hold players accountable.
Chargers Want to Make Home Opener a WHITE HOT SUNDAY - Chargers.com
"I can’t wait to see every fan in all white. It will be so cool to see a full stadium and everyone in white. I love the all-whites," said linebacker Shaun Phillips. "The home opener is always a huge game for us and we’ll need our fans big-time that day."
WR Brown goes on IR, temporarily - Scott Bair
The new rule comes with stipulations that are in near perfect sync with Brown's rehab schedule. A player designated to return won't be able to practice until after Week 6 and can't play until after Week 8. Brown broke his ankle on Aug. 18 against the Dallas Cowboys and is expected to need eight weeks to rehabilitate the surgically repaired joint.
The 2012 NFL Beer Bible - Evan S. Benn
The bright, piney flavors of this black IPA from San Diego are a good match for nachos, but not just any. Top these with black beans that you’ve stewed in Boardwalk Black Rye.
Blogger Blitz: Chiefs, Chargers concerns - ESPN.com Staff
In this week’s AFC West video, we discuss the injury issues that are facing both the San Diego Chargers and Kansas City Chiefs in Week 1.
Vincent Brown to be Designated to Return - Ricky Henne
The San Diego Chargers are set to announce later today that Vincent Brown will be placed on the Reserved/Injured list, but will be the team’s "Designated to Return" player eligible to come back later in the season.