Three Items to Cross Off the To-Do List

Thanks to league-wide labor uncertainty, the Chargers don't even know what all their needs are heading into next season. There are, however, three positions GM A.J. Smith should not feel compelled to address -- and, no, we are not talking specialists.
March 14, 2011

Positional Analysis: Tight End

There are very few unwinnable spots for rookies on San Diego's roster, but tight end is one of them. The Chargers will carry three veteran tight ends this season, each of whom will play a significant role in the offense.
August 15, 2010

Chargers Quickly Turn Focus to Cincinnati

When the schedule was released, the Chargers' opponent this Sunday didn't create much of a buzz.
December 14, 2009

Offseason Battle Primer: Wilson vs. Sperry

Kris Wilson and Kory Sperry will engage in one of training camp's most intriguing battles as they fight to be the No. 3 tight end. Wilson has a leg-up because of his experience and versatility, but the San Diego Chargers will be tempted to hang onto Sperry's athleticism and pass-catching skills.
June 16, 2009

Last Year's Late Pick-Ups Aim High in 2009

Last September, the San Diego Chargers picked up three veterans to help patch holes on the roster. The idea was for these players to provide experienced depth in 2008 and challenge for more time in 2009. Almost one year later, Kynan Forney, Kris Wilson and Ian Scott are ready to bring that plan to fruition.
May 7, 2009

Positional Analysis: Tight End

The Chargers are blessed with extraordinary depth at tight end. Behind five-time Pro Bowler Antonio Gates are versatile H-backs Brandon Manumaleuna and Kris Wilson and promising youngster Scott Chandler. Nonetheless, the Chargers may not be content with the depth chart as-is.
March 17, 2009

Inside the Locker Room: Q&A with Kris Wilson

After joining as a late addition prior to the season, TE Kris Wilson has spent the last few months earning the respect of the Chargers coaches. He was active for the first time this season in Week 15 against his former team, the Kansas City Chiefs. After, he talked with our Samantha Fillerup about his plans for the offseason and for 2009.
December 24, 2008