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Chargers signing Cameron Hunt

The Chargers are signing free agent offensive lineman Cameron Hunt, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports.Hunt made first-team All-USFL while playing for the Birmingham Stallions this summer.He is an interior offensive lineman, who can play either guard spot and center.Hunt has spent time with the Broncos, 49ers and Raiders. The Broncos signed him as an [more]

Justin Herbert has never played a preseason snap, Brandon Staley says that will continue

Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert may have a long and successful NFL career without ever playing a single snap in the preseason.When Herbert was a rookie in 2020, there was no preseason because the COVID-19 pandemic canceled it. By 2021, Herbert was coming off a stellar rookie year and Chargers coach Brandon Staley said there was [more]

J.C. Jackson: I can make more turnovers playing with Joey Bosa and Khalil Mack

The Chargers signed cornerback J.C. Jackson early on in free agency, providing a significant boost to a defensive unit that needed one.Los Angeles also made a splash move by acquiring edge rusher Khalil Mack from the Bears.As the saying goes, rush and cover go hand in hand, so Jackson and Mack should benefit one another.Jackson [more]

Deshaun Watson suspended six games

The long wait for word on Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson‘s suspension came on Monday morning.PFT has confirmed that Judge Sue L. Robinson has ruled that Watson be suspended six games for violating the NFL’s Personal Conduct Policy. Watson was accused of sexual misconduct and sued in civil court by more than 20 women who were [more]

Chargers sign Sage Surratt

The Chargers have added some depth at tight end.Los Angeles announced on Sunday that the club has signed Sage Surratt.The tight end most recently played for the Birmingham Stallions of the USFL, winning the league’s championship.Surratt signed with Detroit as an undrafted free agent out of Wake Forest last year. He spent training camp with [more]

San Diego relocation lawsuit is dismissed

The NFL likely will finish 2-1 in relocation lawsuits.A judge in San Diego has dismissed the taxpayer action challenging the move of the Chargers to Los Angeles.Beyond the obvious technical issues — including lack of legal standing and untimely filing of the claim — the judge found that the complaint does not allege specific facts [more]

Brandon Staley: When you have a humble superstar like Justin Herbert, it sure helps

Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert put together an outstanding first season, winning AP offensive rookie of the year after completing 67 percent of his passes for 4,336 yards with 31 touchdowns and 10 interceptions.The Oregon product then had the Chargers on the cusp of a postseason appearance when he threw for 5,014 yards with 38 TDs [more]

Joey Bosa on Khalil Mack: I feel we’re going to have a close bond by the end of this year

The Chargers made some significant moves to add to their defense during the offseason, one of which was trading for edge rusher Khalil Mack.He becomes Joey Bosa‘s new running mate in Los Angeles. And this week, Bosa said he feels like the pair will have a strong partnership in the coming season.“Me and Khalil, I [more]

Joey Bosa: Derwin James deserves whatever he’s going to get

Chargers head coach Brandon Staley confirmed on Wednesday that safety Derwin James is not going to practice while the team and his representation work on a contract extension.But James has been around the team and participating in the club’s walk-throughs.Edge rusher Joey Bosa went through a contract negotiation of his own before the 2020 season, [more]

Khalil Mack: I’ve accomplished my personal goals, Super Bowl is only thing on my mind

Chargers pass rusher Khalil Mack has been the NFL’s defensive player of the year, he’s been a first-team All-Pro three times, he’s been a Pro Bowler six times, and he was on the NFL’s All-Decade Team for the 2010s. He has enough personal accolades.What he hasn’t done is play in a Super Bowl, and when [more]

Brandon Staley: Chargers’ aggressiveness on fourth downs is “more mindset than math”

The Chargers converted an NFL-high 22 fourth downs last season, and head coach Brandon Staley earned a reputation for using analytics in his fourth-down decision making. But Staley says he doesn’t just follow the numbers.“All of those decisions are about feel, all of them are — they’re about mindset, then there’s the math that’s also [more]

Derwin James not practicing while negotiating contract extension

Last week, a report emerged that the Chargers were “optimistic” they’d get a long-term deal done with safety Derwin James.But the two sides haven’t yet come to terms. That means James isn’t participating in practice as Los Angeles gets training camp going this week.“We’re working through his contract situation. So, just making sure that gets [more]

Hall of Fame announces finalists in Seniors, Coach/Contributor categories

The Pro Football Hall of Fame has narrowed down the lists of candidates for election in 2023’s vote in the Seniors and Coach/Contributor categories.There are 12 finalists in each group. Committees will meet in August to send three candidates in the Seniors category and one in the Coach/Contributor category to the full selection committee for [more]

Kenneth Murray will begin training camp on PUP list

The Chargers will begin training camp without one of their significant defensive players.Linebacker Kenneth Murray is going on the physically unable to perform list, per multiple reporters on the Chargers beat.Murray underwent ankle surgery earlier in the offseason and wasn’t unable to participate in the offseason program. He is eligible to come off the PUP [more]

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