The Early Lead: San Diego Chargers


Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 01/10/2014

Chargers-Broncos: Preview of NFL divisional round

San Diego, Denver have played twice this season, with each team winning on the road.

By Kelyn Soong  |  12:30 PM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, NFL playoffs, San Diego Chargers

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 12/13/2013

Multiple stabbings in parking lot after Broncos-Chargers game (video)

One victim is in critical condition and a suspect are in custody in Denver.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:54 AM ET, 12/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, San Diego Chargers

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 09/26/2013

Ex-Charger Paul Oliver commits suicide at 29

Death of another former NFL player shocks former teammates.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:32 AM ET, 09/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Paul Oliver, San Diego Chargers

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 05/14/2013

Chuck Muncie, former Saints and Chargers running back, dies at 60

After an NFL career shortened by a prison sentence for selling cocaine, he turned his life around.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:31 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chuck Muncie, New Orleans Saints, NFL, San Diego Chargers

Posted at 09:10 PM ET, 04/26/2013

Manti Te'o finds a home with San Diego Chargers

Notre Dame linebacker moves from tabloid darling to NFL.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:10 PM ET, 04/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Manti Te'o, NFL draft, San Diego Chargers

Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 01/15/2013

Mike McCoy expected to be named Chargers coach

Mike McCoy expected to be named Chargers coach

By Cindy Boren  |  10:14 AM ET, 01/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike McCoy, San Diego Chargers

Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 01/10/2013

Junior Seau's brain showed signs of CTE

The family of the former linebacker struggles to reconcile his love of the game with the price he paid for playing it.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:12 AM ET, 01/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Junior Seau, NFL, San Diego Chargers

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 12/31/2012

Norv Turner, A.J. Smith expected to be fired in San Diego

The coach and GM will pay the price for a roster and results that have been in steady decline.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:52 AM ET, 12/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.J. Smith, Norv Turner, San Diego Chargers

Posted at 03:54 PM ET, 11/01/2012

Is Norv Turner coaching to keep his job against Chiefs?

Tonight's matchup of the San Diego Chargers and Kansas City Chiefs is mostly important because of what it means for the future of the teams' coaches.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:54 PM ET, 11/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kansas City Chiefs, San Diego Chargers

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 10/23/2012

Norv Turner denies that the Chargers used any sticky stuff

Chargers Coach Norv Turner denies that players were using any sticky substance. Still, the NFL is investigating.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:33 PM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, San Diego Chargers

Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 10/21/2012

San Diego Chargers under investigation for using sticky substance, Fox reports

The NFL is investigating whether the San Diego Chargers were using a banned sticky substance on their hands in their loss to the Denver Broncos.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:09 PM ET, 10/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, San Diego Chargers

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 10/16/2012

Peyton Manning leads history-making comeback for Broncos

Peyton Manning performs the 47th fourth-quarter, game-winning drive of his career as Broncos beat Chargers

By Cindy Boren  |  09:05 AM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, NFL, San Diego Chargers