Denzel Perryman Looking to Gain More

What the Chargers are Thankful for This Thanksgiving – Chargers

A gathering of quotes from some of your favorite Chargers’ players on what they’re most thankful for come Thanksgiving 2016.

Thanksgiving lbs please Chargers LB – The San Diego Tribune

“I want to gain back my weight,” Perryman said this week.

Perryman, who will return to the lineup Sunday at Houston, said he lost a few pounds the past three weeks as he recovered from hamstring and shoulder injuries.

Chargers fullback Derek Watt carves his own niche in NFL – The Houston Chronicle

On Sunday, the special-teams contributor and primary lead blocker for star running back Melvin Gordon will represent the Watt family at NRG Stadium as the Chargers square off against the Texans.

 

Chargers place Brandon Mebane on IR, promote Travon Reed

Thin at running back, Chargers sign veteran Ronnie Hillman – ESPN

The Chargers claimed Hillman on Tuesday, one day after the Minnesota Vikingswaived him. San Diego waived receiver Griff Whalen to create space on the team’s active roster.

Melvin Gordon Reacts to Ronnie Hillman Addition – Chargers

“I’m looking forward to having him here,” he said.  “He’s been in this league for a few years, and he knows how to play this game.  If he has any questions, I’m more than willing to help. We are a brotherhood here, and he is part of that brotherhood now. He adds some excitement to this team, and he’s going to fit in well.”

Chargers DE Joey Bosa focused on winning, not personal goals – ESPN

The Ohio State product still is tied for second among this year’s rookies with four sacks. But with six games left in the season, Bosa said he’s more focused on helping his team secure victories than putting up monster sack numbers.

Chargers place Brandon Mebane on injured reserve, promote Trovon Reed – NBC Sports

Defensive tackle Brandon Mebane became the 15th member of the San Diego Chargers injured reserve list on Tuesday.

 

Long Bye Week Working Wonders for Chargers

Long bye week served Chargers well – San Diego Tribune

From a mental standpoint, the off-time did more than allow members of the organization to unplug, many returning home to spend time with family members. It doubled as a chance to re-center their focus.

Philip Rivers’ Post Bye Message Resonates with Bolts

In the link there is a video with Joey Bosa talking about a few words that Philip Rivers’ shared with the team and how it hit home.

Six Chargers to Watch Down the Stretch

The Bolts return from a much needed bye week on Monday for the final six weeks of the regular season. Here are six players and storylines to keep an eye on down the stretch.

Schedule is favorable for Chargers

Odds are steep against the Chargers (4-6) winning the top-heavy AFC West, but the schedule serves up several games that appear winnable.

Vegas oddsmakers rank the Bolts ahead of three of their final six opponents: the Texans, Bucs and Browns.

Chargers and the San Diego Blood Bank Host 38th Annual Blood Drive

The event will feature continuous entertainment, refreshments and an opportunity for autographs from Chargers players and the Charger Girls. The best time for autographs is from 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the Grand Exhibit Hall.

Chargers hopes of staying in San Diego slim?

Chargers keep working on L.A. – San Diego Tribune

The Chargers having this Sunday off provided no break in what has become the norm – Sunday reports tying the Chargers to L.A. This week’s reports confirm the Chargers are at least holding discussions about a potential move to join the Rams in Los Angeles.

Damion Square Eager to Fill Brandon Mebane’s Shoes – Chargers

Mebane’s impact reverberated throughout the entire defense.  While the captain set a high bar for Square to match, number 71 doesn’t lack for confidence that he’ll be able to do just that.

Full List of Chargers 2016 Transactions – Chargers

A compiled list of roster moves the Charger’s have done over the last 11 months.

Roger Goodell says ‘ideal scenario’ would be to keep Raiders and Chargers in place – ESPN

The Chargers’ hopes of remaining in San Diego suffered a major setback last week, when the organization received only 43 percent approval for a proposed $1.8 billion stadium and convention center that would have raised hotel taxes in order to secure most of the funding. Two-thirds approval was required.

Jason Verrett’s Advice Paying Off For Trevor Williams – Chargers

“Verrett told me ‘Be ready bro because we are going to need you.  You never know when it is going to be, but your time is going to come.’ Each and every day I would come out to practice and give it my all so that when the time came, I wouldn’t let my teammates down.”

 

Kyle Emanuel – Inside Linebacker?

Chargers’ Denzel Perryman (hamstring) expected to miss Week 9

According to the Union-Tribune San Diego, Perryman will probably remain sidelined until after the Chargers’ Week 11 bye. It’s a big blow for a defense that has quietly come on since defensive end Joey Bosa got cooking. The Chargers were already woefully thin at inside linebacker, so Korey Toomer should draw the start.

GM Tom Telesco’s Midseason Assessment

At the midpoint of the 2016 campaign, we sat down with General Manager Tom Telesco to get his thoughts on the season to date and the remaining eight games…

Chargers Add Another Wide Receiver

In need of bodies the Chargers signed Jeremy Butler on Halloween. Butler has spent time with the Jets and Buccaneers but not appeared in a game this season. In 2015 with the Ravens Butler caught 31 passes for 363 yards. The good news with him is, if he is forced in to action on Sunday, the learning curve might not be too terribly steep.

Scouting Report: Chargers vs. Titans

The San Diego Chargers return home to kick off the second half the season when they host the Tennessee Titans Sunday afternoon at 1:25pm Qualcomm Stadium. The Bolts will don their powder blue jerseys in honor of Alumni Weekend, with notable former Chargers Lance Alworth, LaDainian Tomlinson, Kellen Winslow, Charlie Joiner, Wes Chandler, Stan Humphries, Dan Fouts and more scheduled to be honored.

Should The Chargers Bring Back Norv Turner?

Short answer? No. Could he coach in the NFL again? Yes.