Christie comes through in the clutch

IRVING, Tex. – It wouldn't have been all that surprising if no-nonsense coach Tom Coughlin had released Steve Christie following his three-miss afternoon in Green Bay. However, since the Giants beat the Packers and Christie was an accomplished kicker that's been around the block, Coughlin decided to keep the 15-year vet around.
October 10, 2004

Chargers Release Wiley, Others

Six players were released and four others were not tendered offers, allowing all of the players to become Unrestricted free agents on Wednesday. TE Stephen Alexander, RB Antoineo Harris, DE Raylee Johnson, T Vaughn Parker, C Cory Raymer and DE Marcellus Wiley were released while G Michael Keathley, WR Tim Baker, WR Dondre Gilliam and G David Brandt were not tendered offers. Johnson and Parker requested to be released and the team obliged.
March 2, 2004

Chargers Have Sights on a Kicker?

It is a position that isn't talked about in the glamour of the combines, yet every team needs one. This isn't a discussion about the water boy, but placekickers – the forgotten man. Coming into combine week one player was at the forefront for good reason, Nate Kaeding, but the San Diego Chargers are not necessarily interested in investing what it will take to get him, a first day pick. Instead they turned elsewhere…
March 2, 2004