Los Angeles Chargers - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Los Angeles Chargers Stadium for Rams, Chargers delayed; won't open until 2020 LOS ANGELES (AP) — The first kickoff at the palatial new home of the Rams and the Chargers is scheduled to happen a year later than originally planned. The opening of the NFL teams' $2.6 billion football stadium in Inglewood was pushed back to 2020 on Thursday because of construction delays caused by Los Angeles' uncommonly wet winter. ... Fri, 19 May 2017 00:45:00 GMT 2017-05-19T00:45:00Z ESPN's Mowins set to be 1st woman to call NFL game since '87 BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — ESPN has tapped Beth Mowins to call the second part of a season-opening "Monday Night Football" doubleheader in September, making her the first woman do play-by-play duties on an NFL game in 30 years. The network says Mowins will team with former NFL Coach Rex Ryan when the Los Angeles Chargers visit the Denver Broncos on Sept. 11. M... Tue, 16 May 2017 15:40:00 GMT 2017-05-16T15:40:00Z The Latest: 49ers select Iowa QB Beathard late in 3rd round PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times Eastern): 12:05 a.m. The second night of the draft concludes as the San Francisco 49ers take quarterback C.J. Beathard and the Pittsburgh Steelers pick running back James Conner late in the third round. No. 97 Miami: Cordrea Tankersley, CB, 6-1, 199, Clemson N... Sat, 29 Apr 2017 04:08:00 GMT 2017-04-29T04:08:00Z The Latest: Saints trade up to take Alvin Kamara PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times Eastern): 10 p.m. The New Orleans Saints trade up to select Tennessee running back Alvin Kamara and offensive linemen finally start to hear their names called as the third round opens. No. 65 Cleveland: Larry Ogunjobi, DT, 6-3, 305, Charlotte No. 66 San Franci... Sat, 29 Apr 2017 02:05:00 GMT 2017-04-29T02:05:00Z Romo to call Cowboys on Thanksgiving, might get earlier game DALLAS (AP) — Tony Romo should call his first Cowboys game in November in the former Dallas quarterback's first season as lead NFL analyst on CBS. It's just a question of which game. The first CBS game for the Cowboys will be at home against Kansas City on Nov. 5, followed 2 1/2 weeks later by their Thanksgiving game against the Los Angeles Chargers. If Romo doesn't call the... Fri, 21 Apr 2017 14:35:00 GMT 2017-04-21T14:35:00Z Spoils for a champion: Patriots open season hosting Chiefs One of the spoils of being champion: The New England Patriots will kick off the NFL season on Sept. 7 by hosting the Kansas City Chiefs. New England earned that honor with its record comeback to beat Atlanta in the Super Bowl. Its opening opponent in a Thursday night game won the AFC West last season. The Falcons visit Chicago in their ... Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:56:00 GMT 2017-04-21T00:56:00Z Raiders to Las Vegas should happen Monday with little delay PHOENIX (AP) — Barring an unforeseen obstacle, the Oakland Raiders seem certain to get approval Monday to relocate to Las Vegas . Several team owners have said this week they don't envision a scenario where Raiders owner Mark Davis doesn't get the required 24 votes to move the team. Chargers owner Dean Spanos, whose team went from San D... Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:11:00 GMT 2017-03-27T13:11:00Z The Latest: AP source: Cowboys adding Carroll, Moore The Latest on NFL free agency (all times Eastern): 10 p.m. A person with knowledge of the deals says the Dallas Cowboys are adding two more defensive players in free agency in cornerback Nolan Carroll and defensive end Damontre Moore. Carroll, who comes over from NFC East rival Philadelphia, is ge... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 03:01:00 GMT 2017-03-11T03:01:00Z LT, Taylor, Dawkins, Jones, Tagliabue among hall candidates HOUSTON (AP) — It seems that one word is commonly used by candidates for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. LaDainian Tomlinson says it. So does Jason Taylor, and Tony Boselli. Throw in the rest of the 18 finalists, too. Humble. On Saturday night, at the "NFL Honors" TV show when The Associated Press will announce its NFL... Fri, 03 Feb 2017 22:57:00 GMT 2017-02-03T22:57:00Z California once again on center stage with NFL on the move America's most popular sport is in the midst of its greatest migration since the mid-1990s. In a little over a year, three NFL franchises have moved , announced a resettlement or filed paperwork seeking to relocate . California is once again at the heart of this shift. That was the case in 1958 when the Giants and Dodgers brought big league baseball to th... Fri, 27 Jan 2017 08:11:00 GMT 2017-01-27T08:11:00Z NFL returns to playground to spice up skills 'competition' ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The NFL and its players were looking for ways to spice up the Pro Bowl, so they decided to have San Diego Chargers quarterback Phillip Rivers throw balls at opponents. Dodge balls. After moving the game to Orlando this year and returning it to the traditional AFC-NFC matchup, the NFL also is bringing back the skills... Thu, 26 Jan 2017 02:29:00 GMT 2017-01-26T02:29:00Z AP Analysis: A-Rod's biggest call in weekend full of them Aaron Rodgers doesn't just make the big throws, he designs them. The Green Bay Packers quarterback went schoolyard and drew up that amazing pass play in the huddle that set up Mason Crosby's game-winning field goal in Dallas. Rodgers' 36-yard strike to toe-dragging tight end Jared Cook on third-and-20 from his 32 was th... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:37:00 GMT 2017-01-17T00:37:00Z No spark: Chargers logo, player booed at Clippers-Lakers LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Chargers aren't getting the warmest welcome from potential patrons on their move up the California coast. Los Angeles fans at a Clippers-Lakers game Saturday booed the Chargers' new logo when it was shown on the video board, then jeered tight end Jeff Cumberland when he was put on the big screen. Chargers CEO and ... Sun, 15 Jan 2017 07:56:00 GMT 2017-01-15T07:56:00Z LA Chargers hire Anthony Lynn as head coach a day after move LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Chargers hired Anthony Lynn as their head coach Friday night, one day after announcing their relocation to Los Angeles. The 48-year-old Lynn is a respected veteran assistant who spent the last two seasons with the Buffalo Bills. He moved up during this season from running backs coach to offensive coordinator to interim head coach, presiding over the Bi... Sat, 14 Jan 2017 03:22:00 GMT 2017-01-14T03:22:00Z LA Rams make Sean McVay youngest head coach in NFL history LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams have made Sean McVay the youngest head coach in modern NFL history, and he appears to be getting some experienced help. The Rams on Thursday hired McVay, who turns 31 on Jan. 24. Several hours later, reported the Rams have finalized a deal with 69-year-old Wade Phillips to be their defensive coordinator, although the team decl... Fri, 13 Jan 2017 04:53:00 GMT 2017-01-13T04:53:00Z San Diego Chargers are no more after leaving for Los Angeles SAN DIEGO (AP) — Chargers fans knew for several years that this dreaded day could be coming, that their beloved NFL team might move up the freeway to tap the perceived riches of Los Angeles. That didn't make it any easier Thursday, when the San Diego Chargers ceased to exist after 56 seasons. They're now the Los Angeles Chargers, set to... Thu, 12 Jan 2017 22:51:00 GMT 2017-01-12T22:51:00Z Broadway Brock? Can Osweiler lead Texans to historic upset Before this weekend, just five NFL playoff games since 1966 have featured a team favored by at least 15 points. Just one of those underdogs won the game (Google "Joe Namath" if you need more information on that). Oddsmakers don't think Brock Osweiler should guarantee the 16-point underdog Houston Texans can beat Tom Brady and the Patriots in New England. ... Tue, 10 Jan 2017 21:24:00 GMT 2017-01-10T21:24:00Z The Latest: Packers' Quinten Rollins carted off with injury The Latest on Week 17 of the NFL regular season (all times Eastern): 10:50 p.m. Green Bay cornerback Quinten Rollins was carted off with an injury in a scary moment late in the third quarter Sunday night. Rollins hit his head on the ground while tumbling out of bounds on the Detroit sideline when the Lions completed a... Mon, 02 Jan 2017 03:55:00 GMT 2017-01-02T03:55:00Z Chargers fire coach Mike McCoy after 2nd last-place finish SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Chargers fired Mike McCoy following a second straight last-place finish in the AFC West and a third straight season out of the playoffs. The team announced McCoy's firing about an hour after the Chargers lost 37-27 to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. McCoy had said in a postgame news conference he hoped t... Mon, 02 Jan 2017 02:55:00 GMT 2017-01-02T02:55:00Z AFC has its 6 playoff teams; who will fill out NFC bracket? Bad form for the AFC, which has all six of its playoff qualifiers determined heading into the final Sunday of the schedule. While there are still some things to be decided there (seeding, matchups), the drama is center stage in the NFC. The sharpest spotlights will be in the nation's capital in the afternoon, then in the Motor City at night. ... Sat, 31 Dec 2016 15:23:00 GMT 2016-12-31T15:23:00Z Not Hue, Whew Jackson: Browns coach, players relieved by win CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns coach Hue Jackson didn't drive to work on Monday as much as he floated to his office. The weight has been lifted in Cleveland by one, hard-to-get, almost-hard-to-imagine win. The Browns erased that ugly zero on their record. "It is very freeing," Jackson said with a chuckle on Monday, two days ... Mon, 26 Dec 2016 19:38:00 GMT 2016-12-26T19:38:00Z Jackson, Browns emotional after getting season's first win CLEVELAND (AP) — For the first time, Hue Jackson stood in front of the Browns as a winner. Through the injuries, the losses, the negativity and the late-night jokes, his team had stuck together. And as the Browns huddled around him in the postgame locker room, Cleveland's first-year coach desperately wanted to make a point. "I told you ... Sun, 25 Dec 2016 07:14:00 GMT 2016-12-25T07:14:00Z ICYMI in NFL Week 16: Win comes at cost for Oak; Browns win In one city, a win felt a lot like a loss. In another, the losers finally figured out how to win. The Oakland Raiders stayed in the hunt for home-field advantage through the playoffs, but their 33-25 victory over the Colts came at a cost. Their quarterback, Derek Carr, was carted off the field with a broken right leg and is out for the rest of the season. ... Sun, 25 Dec 2016 06:21:00 GMT 2016-12-25T06:21:00Z Christmas gift: Browns get first win, beat Chargers 20-17 CLEVELAND (AP) — Joe Thomas watched the kick tumble through the air and sail right of the upright, giving the Browns their first win in more than a year. He felt a little lost. "I was looking around for people to hug," he said. "There were a few tears in my eyes. I was really happy. There was a genuine feeling of joy. The Christmas spirit was amongst us, for sure." ... Sat, 24 Dec 2016 23:30:00 GMT 2016-12-24T23:30:00Z Panthers knock Redskins out of wild-card position Cam Newton and the Panthers stuck it to Josh Norman and the Redskins, helping the Buccaneers and Packers improve their playoff chances. Carolina's 26-15 victory at Washington on Monday night knocked the Redskins out of the NFC's second wild-card position and kept the Panthers in the race mathematically. Carolina needs to win out and have 10 games go their wa... Tue, 20 Dec 2016 14:51:00 GMT 2016-12-20T14:51:00Z Patriots, Raiders clinch playoff spots Tom Brady and the Patriots clinched another division title and helped the Dolphins jump into a postseason position while Oakland snapped a 13-year playoff drought. New England secured its eighth straight AFC East title and 13th in 14 years and earned a first-round bye with a dominant defensive performance in a 16-3 win at Denver. The Pa... Mon, 19 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT 2016-12-19T05:00:00Z The Latest: Cowboys' Witten tops TO for 7th on catches list The Latest on the NFL's 15th Sunday. (all times Eastern): 10 p.m. Dallas tight end Jason Witten has passed former teammate Terrell Owens for seventh place on the career receptions list. Witten caught a 6-yard pass from rookie Dak Prescott early in the second quarter to pass Owens with his 1,079th catch. He had two more catches on that touchdown drive and finished the first h... Mon, 19 Dec 2016 03:03:00 GMT 2016-12-19T03:03:00Z Janikowski, Raiders beat Bolts 19-16 to earn playoff berth SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Oakland Raiders are going back to the playoffs for the first time in 14 years, earning a postseason nod on the same field where they were so thoroughly humiliated in the Super Bowl in January 2003. Fittingly, the only player remaining from that roster, kicker Sebastian Janikowksi, helped the Raiders punch their ticket. He kicked a 44-... Mon, 19 Dec 2016 02:30:00 GMT 2016-12-19T02:30:00Z Optimism for San Diego, Oakland lacking at NFL meetings IRVING, Texas (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell isn't saying whether he's optimistic that San Diego and Oakland can keep their teams, while Indianapolis owner Jim Irsay considers both franchises all but gone. Dean Spanos of the Chargers and the Raiders' Mark Davis weren't talking at the NFL owners meeting Wednesday in the Dallas area. And no new speci... Thu, 15 Dec 2016 00:46:00 GMT 2016-12-15T00:46:00Z FANTASY PLAYS: Adds for Week 15 include Forsett, Powell At this point in the season, your bench should be put together differently. The circumstances of the fantasy playoffs demand that. Drop all your upside players and anyone you're not using in your lineup. Add handcuffs to your running back, backups to key starters, a spare quarterback and one extra tight end. Don't get caught in a situation in which you're left looking toward... 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