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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.
According to multiple sources , former San Diego State wide receiver Vincent Brown has been signed by the Oakland Raiders after working out for the club Monday afternoon. Brown, who was cut by the San Diego Chargers towards the end of training camp, had been recovering from a strained calf muscle.
Temperatures on the field at Qualcomm Stadium were well above 100 degrees before Sunday's NFL kickoff, while most San Diego Unified School District students will get out of school early Monday due to the heat wave. The Chargers' official twitter account posted a picture at 12:38 p.m. showing a thermometer reading of 120 degrees on the field.
San Diego wide receiver Keenan Allen catches a pass Sept. 14 while defended by Seattle cornerback Richard Sherman.
The Seahawks took their show on the road for the first time in the 2014 regular season Sunday, but they couldn't stop the Chargers on third downs and dropped a 30-21 decision at Qualcomm Stadium. The Chargers' quarterback completed 28 of 37 passes for 284 yards and three touchdowns - all three to tight end Antonio Gates, who finished with seven catches for 96 yards.
Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera had a change of heart Sunday, benching defensive end Greg Hardy before the team's 24-7 win against the Detroit Lions. Rivera defended his late decision to make Hardy inactive by saying the "climate has changed" in the NFL and the team "has to get this right."
Sep 14, 2014; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews is carted off the field during the fourth quarter after a leg injury against the Seattle Seahawks at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports San Diego Chargers RB Ryan Mathews mishandled the snap and attempted to pick up a fumble when his cleat got stuck to the turf and twisted awkwardly.
Robert Griffin III dislocated his left ankle and DeSean Jackson sprained his left shoulder in the first quarter, then Kirk Cousins stepped in. He completed 22 of 33 passes for 250 yards and a pair of touchdowns Sunday in Washington's 41-10 romp past Jacksonville.
Fans around the league criticized San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers after the Chargers allowed the Arizona Cardinals to come back and win on Monday Night Football in Week 1, but Rivers played outstanding in the Chargers' Week 2 win over the Seattle Seahawks . Rivers completed 28 passes for 284 yards and three touchdowns on 37 attempts.
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.
Members of the Seattle Seahawks sit on the bench under an improvised shade during the first half of an NFL football game against the San Diego Chargers on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in San Diego.
Chargers outside linebacker Jarret Johnson is inactive for Sunday's game against Seattle to be with his wife, who was in labor. Rookie cornerback Jason Verrett, the team's first-round draft pick, is expected to start for Flowers while Tourek Williams is expected to start for Johnson.
Sep 8, 2014; Glendale, AZ, USA; Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer throws under pressure from San Diego Chargers outside linebacker Dwight Freeney during the first half at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports Arizona Cardinals starting quarterback Carson Palmer didn't practice at all this past week due to a "nerve thing", as termed by head coach Bruce Arians, in his shoulder.
The Seahawks played predominantly with their nickel defense in the season opener against the Packers, and they could be in for a repeat performance in Sunday's game against the Chargers in San Diego. That's the line the Seahawks will feature initially in the nickel defense used in passing situations, for now, and it's pertinent because for the second game in a row - and second time in their first three games - the Seahawks will face a pass-oriented offense against the Chargers and prolific quarterback Philip Rivers.
Chargers Philip Rivers and Rich Ohrnberger walk off after a bad snap setting up the game winning touchdown. - K.C. Alfred The 11th-year center stood in the third row, between No.
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