Archive for the ‘San Diego Chargers’ Category

Pop Quiz, Hotshots

Tuesday, October 19th, 2010

Hey Chargers fans, it's time for a pop quiz. What was your favorite moment of the past two days? A. Seeing the Bolts lose to the St. Louis Rams -- the Rams! -- and Norval Turner still running the team the next day. B. Seeing LaDanian Tomlinson run for a pair of touchdowns, ...

Where Do The Chargers Go From Here: A Broken-Hearted Fan’s Perspective

Monday, January 18th, 2010

It hasn't even been 24 hours since my (and Phillips') beloved San Diego Chargers sh*t the bed yet again in the playoffs. I haven't fully recovered from the nightmare that was the Ryan Leaf/Kevin Gilbride/Mike Riley era in the late 1990's and early 2000's yet, so I'm not close to ...

LaDainian Tomlinson Gets All Historical On The Browns

Monday, December 7th, 2009

During the San Diego Chargers' 30-23 win over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, LaDainian Tomlinson achieved a few big time milestones. First, LT scored his 150th career touchdown on a 4-yard run in with 5:58 left in the third quarter. That score made him the fastest player to reach 150 scores, ...

Shawne Merriman Not Happy With A.J. Smith’s Comments

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

A note to Shawne Merriman, Dude, either get thicker skin or start playing better. Fast. And while you're at it, get the rest of the San Diego Chargers' defense to play better too. Merriman voiced his displeasure Wednesday afternoon, after Chargers general manager A.J. Smith said the team's play has been "soft ...

Good Start To The Season

Monday, September 7th, 2009

It's probably always seemed that way to the rest of the league, but now it's clear to me too: my Chargers are that good team full of law-breakers and criminals. That's not actually the case, of course, but it sure as hell is how the team seems to everyone else. The ...

A Rumors and Rants History Lesson: John Hadl

Tuesday, May 5th, 2009

He was banished from the NCAA. Coached by the guy who put Rudy in a game. Did something in the NFL only two players have done more of in the game’s history. Coached John Elway and Steve Young. And he was the last of his kind - numerically speaking, that ...

That’s An Interesting Pick, Eh?

Monday, April 27th, 2009

Among the many strange happenings that occurred this weekend during the 2009 NFL Draft, was a curious selection by the San Diego Chargers. With the 13th pick in the fourth round the Bolts picked defensive tackle Vaughn Martin out of the University of Western Ontario, Canada. Yes, Canada. While at UWO, ...