The Chargers suffered a few key injuries in Week 1, but that does not quell the team's optimism heading into a Week 2 showdown against the Patriots. The defense will not hold a second straight opposing QB under 40 yards passing, but the offense is ready to shine in a shootout.
September 14, 2011
New Chargers defensive coordinator Greg Manusky doesn't pull any punches. His direct approach is noticeable, as he instructs players where he wants them, how they should get there and what to do once reaching the destination.
August 22, 2011
The 49ers will place a premium on edge pass rushers in new defensive coordinator Vic Fangio's 3-4 system, and that's what Travis LaBoy does best. LaBoy was one of the top pass rushers in the NFC West last year in production per snap, and while he's mostly a situational player, he still has defined value. Should the 49ers make an effort to bring him back or let him go? We take a look at both sides.
It's a longshot that the 49ers will make the playoffs, but if they do, coach Mike Singletary will want Joe Staley in the lineup. Staley said he'll try his best to return from a broken left leg.
November 15, 2010
49ers LB Travis LaBoy hasn't played in a regular-season game since December 2008. Now he's back and will see action Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks.
September 10, 2010
You'll forgive Travis LaBoy, who signed a one-year, $1.6 million contract with San Francisco two days before the draft, if he didn't always like the 49ers.