San Diego Chargers
The San Diego Chargers have fired coach Norv Turner and general manager A.J. Smith after missing the playoffs for the third straight season.
After weeks in California for training camp, two preseason games and two days of practices with the Chargers, the Cowboys worked out for two hours Thursday at Cowboys Stadium.
Owner Jerry Jones has had a splendid preseason with “Glory Hole” and kickin’ the Giants’ “ass” and being “pissed” at Dez Bryant. But he was out of sorts before the Chargers game.
Shareece Wright’s electrifying 73-yard interception return set up Jackie Battle’s go-ahead, 2-yard touchdown run early in the fourth quarter, and backup quarterback Charlie Whitehurst threw two touchdown passes as the San Diego Chargers rallied from a dismal start to beat the Dallas Cowboys 28-20 on Saturday night.
Running back LaDainian Tomlinson retired from the NFL as “a Charger now and forever.” Except, he almost considered playing for the Broncos and with Peyton Manning in 2012.
Joined by his family and several former teammates, LaDainian Tomlinson ended his brilliant 11-year NFL career the same way he started it — with the San Diego Chargers.
Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf pleaded guilty on Tuesday to charges that he broke into a home in Montana and illegally possessed prescription painkillers.
Seau was a standout linebacker with the University of Southern California before going to the San Diego Chargers, whom he led to the Super Bowl following the 1994 season.
Tony Romo was sharp. Philip Rivers was sharper. Rivers led San Diego to a 20-7 preseason victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night.
In his third year with the Dallas Cowboys, Stephen McGee has taken on a new role: baby sitter.
The air was hot, the grass was soft and the guys on the other side of scrimmage wore different uniforms. It was a practice unlike anything the Dallas Cowboys have had this preseason.
The Dallas Cowboys announced Tuesday that the preseason game against the San Diego Chargers will be moved back one day.