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NFL: Los Angeles Chargers at Kansas City Chiefs Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports

2019 Free Agency Profile: Tre Boston - PFF Analysis Team
Boston has shown an ability to come into a new situation and provide stable play. In 2018, his forced incompletion percentage (26.7%) was fourth among safeties with at least 10 targets. In addition, his 61.0 passer rating allowed was sixth-best among safeties.

Top receivers by route in 2018 - Michael Renner
Here at Pro Football Focus, we keep track of everything that happens on a football field. Thanks to that, we’ve got a tremendous database just loaded with unique data points. We’re going to dive into that database and take a look at which receivers were the most productive last season on individual routes. The metric we’re using to rank these players is WR rating, the passer rating that a quarterback earns when throwing to that receiver.

Los Angeles Chargers: Top 5 former players who have won the Super Bowl - Travis Wakeman
Sadly, the Los Angeles Chargers have never won the Super Bowl. However, a handful of former members of the team have had the chance to win a ring.

Rams Super Bowl appearance hurts the Chargers - Tyler Gallagher
While the Chargers have a small core fan base that is unshakeable (you perhaps?), the move to Los Angeles was done to increase that fan base via LA natives. The Rams making the Super Bowl is likely only going to convert uncommitted Angelenos into Rams fans that could otherwise be swayed to become fans of this rising Chargers team.

The Hall of Fame Case for Don Coryell - Ricky Henne
“He was one of the great coaches who had a major influence in developing and opening up the passing attack in the NFL,” Hall of Fame head coach Don Shula once said. “Back then most teams emphasized the running game, with only occasional passes, but he was way ahead of his time and took the sport to the next level by making the passing game his team’s strength. He had a perfect quarterback in Dan Fouts to run his offense, and they changed the way the game was played.”

Kansas City Chiefs early favorites to win Super Bowl LIV next season - Ben Fawkes
The teams with the next-best odds are the Pittsburgh Steelers, Los Angeles Chargers and Chicago Bears at 14-1 at the SuperBook. The Cleveland Browns are among six teams with 20-1 odds.

Anthony Coach Lynn Shares Story of Survival, Grateful for First Responders - Ricky Henne
“I ended up getting hit by a drunk driver, and by all means, I probably should have died that night,” Lynn said. “I got hit by a car going 60 miles an hour (by a driver) at least three times the legal limit drunk. But I survived, and Todd was with me the whole time.”

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