Five to Watch: Chargers versus 49ers

The end of the preseason is near and those players whose futures are in limbo have some work to do. Samantha Fillerup profiles five players to watch during Friday's game versus the San Francisco 49ers, all of whom are fighting for places on the active roster or in the game-day rotation.
August 28, 2008

Which Draft Pick Will Land on Practice Squad?

The Chargers had a short draft this year, executing only five selections as a result of prior trades. It's a good thing, too, because only the top two picks are locks to make the active roster. Chargers expert Michael Lombardo takes a look at the team's final three draft picks and examines their odds of surviving the final cut.
August 13, 2008

TC: What to Watch for on Offense

Training camp is here and has got you covered. Samantha Fillerup kicks things off by identifying the story lines worth watching on the offensive side of the ball. From the development of three sophomore pass-catchers to the health two Pro Bowlers, we have every angle covered.
July 18, 2008

Will the running game be even better in 2008?

The Chargers backfield took some blows this off-season, losing Pro Bowler Lorenzo Neal and top backup Michael Turner. Rookies Jacob Hester and Marcus Thomas will join with Darren Sproles to pick up the slack. Will this year's running back corps be stronger than last season? Or is a drop-off inevitable?
July 15, 2008

Chargers Power Rankings: Nos. 43-49's Samantha Fillerup continues to rank San Diego's top-56 players. Part II of this eight-part series takes a look at spots 43-49, a grouping that includes special-teams standouts and some up-and-coming defenders. Find out where everybody stacks up in this latest installment.
June 17, 2008

Insider Exclusive: Q&A with RB Marcus Thomas's Michael Kranzler continues his interview with RB Marcus Thomas, this time for Insiders only. Thomas talks about spelling LaDainian Tomlinson, competing with Jacob Hester and doing whatever it takes to "win with the Chargers." Find out what else Thomas has to say in this exclusive Q&A.
June 12, 2008

Exclusive Interview: RB Marcus Thomas's Michael Kranzler goes one-on-one with Chargers fifth-round pick Marcus Thomas. The powerful running back from UTEP talks about learning the playbook, being star-struck in San Diego and rushing for seven touchdowns in a single game. Find out what else he says in this exclusive Q&A.
June 12, 2008