Fringe Players Fight for Survival

With the San Diego Chargers electing to rest their starters Thursday against the San Francisco 49ers, the spotlight was on the rookies fighting for roster spots. Several of them stepped up under pressure, leaving Coach Norv Turner with some difficult decisions to make.
September 3, 2010

Training Camp Blog: Lift the Curtain

The Chargers lifted the curtain on their 2010 training camp Sunday. The full-pads practice coincided with the arrival of first-round pick Ryan Mathews, much to the delight of the thousands of fans in attendance. For those who couldn't make it to Chargers Park, our Stacy Thereza serves as your eyes and ears.
August 1, 2010

Positional Analysis: QB

If Bolts Backers need a little pick-me-up after all the negativity surrounding the saga of Marcus McNeill and Vincent Jackson, here it is: The NFL is driven by quarterbacks. And few teams have as much talent under center as the San Diego Chargers.
June 25, 2010

Exclusive: David Reaves on Jonathan Crompton

The Chargers selected Jonathan Crompton ahead of more hyped prospects like Dan LeFevour and Tony Pike. What did GM A.J. Smith see in the Tennessee product? To find out, we chat in with Volunteers quarterbacks coach David Reaves.
June 18, 2010

The Crompton question

It's a pretty safe bet that no player in this week's National Football League Draft has a wider range of grades than former Tennessee quarterback Jonathan Crompton.
April 21, 2010

Diamonds in the Rough: 2010 Draft Sleepers

The ability to nail first-round picks is what most fans grade personnel departments on. But the truly great scouting staffs generate deep drafts and sift through the undrafted free agent pool, unearthing a few "Diamonds in the Rough."
April 2, 2010