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40 min ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune
San Diego, CA. When U-T San Diego sports columnist Kevin Acee crafted his April 28 column " Helping Kids, Families with Some Passes ," he hoped that the story about two-year-old Stephen Russell - who loves Cheetos, is insatiably curious, and will almost certainly undergo a third gruelling heart surgery before the age of five -- would inspire readers to dig deep and donate to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego, which has been a haven for Stephen's family.
4 hrs ago | NBC San Diego
A small tribute stuck on the back of the helmet of San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers garnered a lot of attention and some questions about whether Rivers will face a fine. Rivers stuck the number 61 on the back of his helmet for Sunday's game against the Seahawks as a tribute to his longtime center Nick Hardwick.
Watching the film Monday of the defeat against San Diego wasn't any more enjoyable for Seahawks coach Pete Carroll than viewing it in person the day before. What Carroll did like seeing Monday, however, was the demeanor of his players as they gathered to pore over what happened in the 30-21 defeat.
San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews has a sprained medial collateral ligament in his right knee and will be out for an undetermined amount of time. Mathews was taken off the field on a cart Sunday after hurting his knee trying to recover his own fumble in the fourth quarter of a 30-21 victory against the Seattle Seahawks.
Sunday's 30-21 victory of the defending Super Bowl Champions may go down as the biggest non-playoff-determining-win in recent memory. After all, the odds were stacked against the Chargers versus a team previously deemed unbeatable.
Sep 14, 2014; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers scrambles away from Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker Malcolm Smith during first half action at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports Though the Champs didn't bring the dominant defense that the 12th man have become accustomed to seeing, the real credit has to be given to Antonio Gates and, especially, Philip Rivers in San Diego's win over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday.
Tony Massarotti of 98.5 The Sports Hub's Felger and Mazz Show, offers analysis on all the major sports teams across the city of Boston. Two weeks into the 2014 NFL season, the words are once again plastered across the NFL masthead, just above the Miranda rights: ANY GIVEN SUNDAY.
Sep 8, 2014; Glendale, AZ, USA; San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews makes a 20 yard touchdown during the second half against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews is central to the team's ball control philosophy that works to perfection against even the mightiest of foes, though they were still able to execute their plan with aplomb in yesterday's exceptional victory over the Seattle Seahawks, who are the best team in the NFL.
It was a great day of NFL action for NC State alums and their teams yesterday that included wins to advance records to 2-0 in Buffalo and Denver . Last night also saw former Wolfpack defensive end, Willie Young, show some skills on national television.
Sep 14, 2014; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen runs after making a catch as Seattle Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner defends during the first quarter at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports Every NFL game in week 2 had some interesting facts to mull over.
After a Week 2 in which the most dominant defense in recent history got exposed by the likes of Philip Rivers and both the Buffalo Bills and Houston Texans count themselves among the six undefeated teams to come out of the afternoon slate of games, the Red Zone Channel provided plenty of surprises on Sunday. We still have a lot of questions about the future of this NFL season, but here are five things we're paying attention to coming out of Sunday's first 13 games.
Not in the box score : The Chargers scratched Jarret Johnson after his wife went into labor. Another inactive defensive starter for the Chargers was CB Brandon Flowers.
14, 2014, in San Diego. . Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, left, fumbles as he is sacked by San Diego Chargers outside linebacker Melvin Ingram during the first half of an NFL football game on Sunday, Sept.
Antonio Gates may be 34 years old, but he looked like a 25-year-old in his prime Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks. Much to the delight of fantasy football owners, the San Diego Chargers tight end hauled in two touchdown catches in the first half from quarterback Philip Rivers .
Greetings from Qualcomm Stadium, where the Seahawks will open the road portion of their 2014 schedule against the Chargers on a gorgeous Sunday afternoon in Mission Valley - and a venue that will always be "The Murph" to us. This outdated stadium opened in 1967, when it was called San Diego Stadium.
Their Super Bowl win wasn't enough, it seems. The Seattle Seahawks cruised through the preseason and right on through last Sunday's kickoff against Green Bay.
The Chargers frittered around with Ryan Mathews for a good portion of last season. They can't afford to do so this year.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 10:20 am
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