Los Angeles Chargers: 5 Breakout Candidates

As a Chargers fan I've bought my ticket for the hype train for the coming season! It's a train that's gathering pace, too. Lots of analysts are backing the Bolts to win the AFC West and they're also a popular choice for a deep...

Who Will Be A Fantasy Sleeper For The Chargers In 2018?

Described as one of the most dangerous teams heading into the 2018 season, the Los Angeles Chargers are a fantasy goldmine. Whether it be Philip Rivers, who has averaged just over 17 points per game since 2006, or Keenan Allen who had a career-high, 182.2 fantasy...

Players the Chargers Will Greatly Miss In 2018

Heading into the 2018 offseason, Los Angeles Chargers were hyped as one of the most dangerous teams. Following a 0-4 start in 2017, the Chargers won nine of their last 12 games to close out the season, barely missing out on a playoff spot. However,...

Could Derwin James win Defensive Rookie of the Year?

Two years ago, a Chargers rookie took home the award for Defensive Rookie of the Year. In year 1, Joey Bosa recorded 10.5 sacks in 11 starts (12 games) and a forced fumble, announcing himself to the NFL world. That was also after a...

Los Angeles Chargers: Mini Camp Recap

Mini Camp is over for another year and now the Chargers' coaches and players have all headed for a few weeks off before getting back to work when training camp begins. I took a look back at the main story-lines that came out of...

Could Jason Verrett win Comeback Player of the Year?

The Comeback Player of the Year award was scooped up by Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen last year after he posted a career year following an ACL injury, suffered in week 1 of 2016. For 2018, I'm backing another Charger coming back from knee troubles...

Los Angeles Chargers: Who is on the Roster Bubble?

So Mini Camp is over and now the players get to relax for a few weeks until they gather again for training camp, and then the pre-season. For some, the work cannot stop as they're fighting for a job, fighting for their livelihoods and...

PODCAST: Touchdowns and Tangents – Chargers Talk, Mini-Camps, Lamar Jackson and more

Touchdowns and Tangents break down the latest minicamp holdouts. Guest Daiki Sato calls-in to share some Chargers talk about their offensive line, TEs, and DBs. Sato also calls out OU running backs.

Early Look at Chargers Training Camp Battles

Minicamp has just begun and it is the perfect time to breakdown potential training camp battles as the Los Angeles Chargers get to work over the summer. Los Angeles boasts a talented roster including a deep receiving corps and a talented secondary. The Chargers will...

Should the Chargers Trade for Rob Gronkowski?

On Friday night, a rumor went around the Twitterverse that there was going to be some big news coming out of New England. Shortly after that, everyone was talking about Rob Gronkowski and to be more specific; Rob Gronkowski being traded. Throughout the weekend the...

Los Angeles Chargers: Key Games in 2018

Every time the schedule is released we all look through it, pick out our favorite games, then immediately circle them on the calendar and look forward to them until they roll around. Every season has key games and milestones, I've looked through the Bolts schedule...

Chargers, Derwin James agree to Rookie Contract

And breath. The Los Angeles Chargers have signed first-round pick Derwin James to a four-year rookie contract. NFL Network's Ian Rapoport shared the details of the deal: https://twitter.com/RapSheet/status/1002591706351587328 Of course, rookie contracts shouldn't be an issue anymore because there is very little leeway within the numbers. But...

Los Angeles Chargers – Which Undrafted Free Agent Could Make The Roster?

The 2018 draft is well and truly behind us now but not everyone gets the call that they're waiting for. Some players unfortunately go undrafted, but all is not lost... Some of the best players in league history have gone up from going undrafted to...

Los Angeles Chargers: Three Defensive Breakout Candidates

The Los Angeles Chargers are poised to have one of the strongest defensive units in the league. Led by their devastating pass rush, the Chargers will make it hard for teams to beat them through the air. Along with Joey Bosa and Melvin Ingram racking...

Los Angeles Chargers: 3 Offensive Breakout Candidates

The Los Angeles Chargers are poised for a strong 2018. On offense, Philip Rivers will be surrounded by a plethora of weapons and a revamped offensive line. Melvin Gordon leads a rushing attack which should see vast improvement thanks to the addition of center Mike...

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