Chargers cut veteran DE Luis Castillo

The San Diego Chargers have cut veteran defensive end Luis Castillo after rejoining the team earlier this year on a one-year contract. The 6-foot-3, 290-pound former first-round draft pick sustained a fractured tibia in the first game of last season and spent the year on injured reserve.
July 19, 2012

Seven Battles to Watch

Training camp is about two months away but some positional battles are already starting to take shape. looks at seven such battles -- some for starting jobs, others for key reserve roles -- and breaks down the challengers for each one.
June 2, 2012

Patriots Miss Out On Castillo

Former Chargers defender Luis Castillo opted to return to San Diego rather than join the Patriots organization. With Castillo out of the mix, what will the Patriots do now? Here's an insider's take on the current situation including players the Patriots are interested in.
April 5, 2012

D-Line Stuck in a Holding Pattern

San Diego's roster is about as set as it'll get before the NFL Draft ... with one position a glaring exception. That would be the defensive line, where Luis Castillo and Antonio Garay are mulling over contract offers and Tommie Harris is also a candidate to return. Their fates must be decided in the next month before the Chargers go about drafting their replacements.
March 27, 2012