Positional Analysis: DL

The defensive line is the most competitive position in San Diego. The team has nine contenders for just seven spots on the active roster. SDBoltReport.com breaks down each of the candidates and forecasts their roles for the upcoming season.
August 18, 2010

Slew of Veterans Set to Compete on the D-Line

It's seen as a foregone conclusion that the Chargers will pick a nose tackle in April's NFL Draft. What's less certain is where the rookie will fit in the rotation. San Diego already has nine veterans in the fold, creating terrific depth and even better competition.
March 19, 2010

Five to Watch: Chargers Who Must Step Up

With the looming possibility of spotting the Denver Broncos a 3.5 game lead in the AFC West, several San Diego Chargers players need to step up their games…and fast. Here is a look at five players who must turn things around in a hurry.
October 16, 2009

Five to Watch: All Eyes on San Diego's Lines

Saturday's move to place NT Jamal Williams on injured-reserve was just the latest in a string of setbacks for San Diego's linemen. The team will now be without at least four linemen, possibly five, when it hosts the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday. With that in mind, this week's "Five to Watch" focuses solely on the big uglies.
September 19, 2009

Market Watch: Five Players With Rising Stocks

For first- and second-year players fighting for roster spots, the preseason can make or break a career. Here's a look at five Chargers players who helped their cause over the last two weeks.
August 25, 2009

Training Camp Update: The Numbers Game

The San Diego Chargers have several talented players in danger of being caught up in the numbers game. This is especially true at running back, linebacker and the D-line, as each position has three players scrapping for one roster spot.
August 17, 2009