NFL Playoff Longshots: A Guide To The Also-Rans

The teams with the best Super Bowl chances in this year's playoffs are obvious. But who cares about them—most aren't even playing this weekend. This is a look at some of the other teams in the Wild Card round who haven't gotten as much play, whether it's because they're heavy underdogs or just haven't had many national … » 1/03/14 4:40pm 1/03/14 4:40pm

Philip Rivers Wins The Game And Makes A Bunch Of Crazy Faces

Phil Rivers and the Chargers got the ball back with less than a minute and a half, down four and needing a touchdown to win. They got it, on a 26-yard throw to Seyi Ajirotutu, and then Rivers did what he does best: make a bunch of crazy ass faces and look like an insane person who has recently swallowed a mouthful of… » 11/24/13 4:56pm 11/24/13 4:56pm

Chargers Lineman Thinks He Hurt Himself Body-Slamming Raiders LB

We all marveled when Chargers rookie right tackle D.J. Fluker body-slammed Raiders linebacker Sio Moore the other morning. Because, like, whoa: That's a mobile, 240-pound man in padded gear Fluker just picked up and tossed into the ground. But the play may have cost Fluker more than just a 15-yard penalty for… » 10/11/13 5:13pm 10/11/13 5:13pm

D.J. Fluker Picked Up A Linebacker And Body-Slammed Him

This happened somewhere around 2 a.m. EDT this morning, so maybe you missed it. This is rookie lineman D.J. Fluker doing all he could—and then some—to make sure Raiders linebacker Sio Moore doesn't get to Philip Rivers on this play. Unsurprisingly, Fluker was flagged for a personal foul, but holy shit. (Moore sat out… » 10/07/13 6:30pm 10/07/13 6:30pm

Family Member Says Paul Oliver May Not Have Meant To Kill Himself

USA Today has more details on the death of former Chargers safety Paul Oliver, who died last month from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. Citing a police report, USA Today paints Oliver as a man who was directionless and possibly depressed at the time of his death. » 10/04/13 3:18pm 10/04/13 3:18pm