Telesco Set for Second Run at FA

Tom Telesco has been aggressive in handling in-house business, re-signing Donald Butler, Chad Rinehart and Darrell Stuckey to multi-year deals before the onset of free agency. With the market now open for business, he will look to stay aggressive while targeting middle-tier free agents willing to take "show me" deals.
March 11, 2014

Free Agency: Chad Rinehart

Tom Telesco has several tough decisions to make regarding the retention of his pending free agents. While re-signing Donald Butler is the top priority, Butler is not the only starter slated to test the open market. Another is OG Chad Rinehart and the decision on whether to retain him is a bit more complicated.
February 9, 2014

Bolts Bullets: SD vs. WAS Primer

The Chargers seek to win three straight for the first time since 2011 as they head back to the East Coast to take on the Washington Redskins on Sunday. We run down everything you need to know about this contest between playoff hopefuls in this new feature.
November 1, 2013

Bolts Notebook: Raider Week

Can an injury-ravaged offensive line grind out another masterful performance? Will the defense contain Terrelle Pryor? Do the Bolts have what it takes to avoid a Black Hole in the standings? These answers and more inside this week's Bolts Notebook.
October 4, 2013

Game Primer: Chargers-Cowboys

All three Chargers games have come down to the wire. The team is a handful of plays away from being 3-0, and a play or two away from being 0-3. Can San Diego restore its balance and even its record at 2-2? We break down three things to watch in Week 4's home clash with the Cowboys.
September 28, 2013

McCoy, Bolts Turtle in Crunch Time

The Chargers were minutes away from their second straight road win, one that would firmly establish them as a contenders in the wide-open AFC. Instead, Mike McCoy cowered down the stretch and his team followed suit, resulting in San Diego's second blown fourth-quarter lead of the season.
September 22, 2013

Bolts Notebook: A Promising Prelude

The first wave of free agency is over and the words most pundits are using to describe the Chargers are "quiet" and "slow moving." The fact is San Diego has added seven players from other teams and those players share several unique traits that reveal GM Tom Telesco's plan for rebuilding the Chargers.
March 25, 2013