Win does Chargers’ hearts good

SAN DIEGO-Maybe the San Diego Chargers should play the Denver Broncos more often. Judging by their 21-13 win at home last week against their AFC West wolfpack rivals, the Chargers looked like more of the role of the pitbull going for the death grip on the throats of the Super Bowl 50 champions. You can […]


Chargers light up Thursday night

SAN DIEGO-Watching the fourth quarter of the NFL’s Thursday Night matchup between the San Diego Chargers and the Denver Broncos, LTD’s 1978 hit single “Holding On” kept popping up through my mind. Because that is exactly what the Chargers did to preserve their second win of the season. “It means the world,” said Chargers linebacker […]

Sunday October 2, 2016;  The New Orleans Saints defeated the San Diego Chargers by the final score 35-34 at the Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, CA.

The Saints great escape

SAN DIEGO-A tough loss. An unthinkable defeat. A hard to explain meltdown. Let me see, how to do you spell out give away? The San Diego Chargers did a pretty good job of doing that Sunday afternoon against the New Orleans Saints. It was not a good look. For three and a half quarters, the […]


The re-emergence of Melvin Gordon

SAN DIEGO-You can call it swag. You can describe it as confidence. Maybe, it is just a natural maturation process of evolving and growth. Whatever it is, San Diego Chargers second-year running back Melvin Gordon has it this season. Last year, Gordon, the Chargers’ first round draft pick (No. 15 overall) in 2015, came on […]

Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen is all smiles after catching 15 passes for 166 yards against the Detroit Lions. Photo by Dennis J. Freeman/

Chargers lost a lot more than KC game

Down goes Johnson. Down goes Allen. Six words the San Diego Chargers are unwittingly living with today. It was hard enough for the the Chargers to deal with wide receiver Stevie Johnson being lost for the season after sustaining a knee injury during training camp. They’ve got double-trouble now after seeing wideout Keenan Allen being […]

Philip Rivers and Antonio Gates in ameeting of the minds against the Chicago Bears. The Bears defeated the Chargers, 22-19, at Qualcomm Stadium on Monday, Nov.9, 2015. Photo by Tiffany Zablosky/

Chargers have eyes on the prize

SAN DIEGO-This could be the year for the San Diego Chargers. Now that Peyton Manning is out of the way with his retirement rally being concluded after Super Bowl 50, the Chargers can finally get down to business of trying to win the AFC West. It still will not be a picnic or a walk […]

Former Rams running back Wendell Tyler. Photo by Astrud Reed/News4usonline

Rams All-Access event an LA affair

OK. The Los Angeles Rams are feeling a lot of love these days. After departing St. Louis this offseason, the Rams have gone full steam ahead to make the Los Angeles marketplace the place to be when it comes to NFL football. The team has a state-of-the-art football/wonderland football stadium being erected in Inglewood. The […]


Rams show their Play 60 side

INGLEWOOD, CA-NFL Play60 will never be the same for a lot of students getting an education in the Inglewood Unified School District. The Los Angeles Rams made sure of that. Making the trek from Oxnard into Inglewood, the Rams community outreach team was in full effect on Friday, May 13, 2016. Dozens of Rams players […]


The introduction of Joey Bosa

SAN DIEGO-By picking Ohio State linebacker Joey Bosa with the No. 3  pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, the San Diego Chargers are confident that they have a franchise player for the next decade. When a player is selected that high, they’re deemed to be a difference-maker. After the first two picks of the draft […]

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Goff is That Guy for the Rams

LOS ANGELES-Picking the No. 1 overall draft pick in the NFL Draft is a lot like hitting the lottery, if you’re that lucky. It can also be a waste of time and money, if you are unlucky. The Los Angeles Rams have been down this road before. In 2010, the Rams decided to go after […]


2016-17 Charger Girls squad finalized

The 28 members of the 2016 Charger Girls team were announced Friday following three days of auditions. The dance squad was selected from among hundreds of talented hopefuls. “I was really impressed with the deep pool of talent that auditioned for this year’s team,” Charger Girls Director Lisa Simmons said. “We had to make some […]

More than 400 women gave it their all at the LA Rams cheer and dance audition.

Cheer auditions get a Rams shoutout

LOS ANGELES-Having an NFL football team back in the Los Angeles market is a big deal. Getting the Rams to come back to their home base in Southern California is an even bigger deal.  After a 21-year absence, the Los Angeles Rams have officially arrived, thanks to the franchise’s first legit activity since it was […]


Pro Day an open audition for USC players

LOS ANGELES-The hard knocks of the National Football League came calling at USC on March 23, as scouts from teams lined up in droves to get a chance to see what the Trojans had to offer, in terms of talent for the upcoming draft in April. This is not a spectacular event, but the workout […]


The ‘Super’ dynamics of Cam Newton

SAN FRANCISCO, CA–Stereotypes have never been a friend of Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton. That’s because just about everywhere he turns, Newton simply breaks them. You’re not going to conveniently define him as a black quarterback. That’s too simple of a label to attach to him. As far as Newton is concerned, labels are for […]

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning. Photo:

Manning rides into Super Bowl 50

The old man still have a little bit left in the tank. So while all the bettors were lining up and putting down their money on the New England Patriots to defeat the Denver Broncos in the AFC Championship Game, Peyton Manning was too busy trying to wreck the house by leading his team to […]


Inglewood’s two-step tango with Rams acclimated

It’s time to party. Well, it’s time to play some football. Then it’s time to party. The Rams have already put on their dancing shoes. Now they’re just waiting to see if they’ll get a partner to join them on the dance floor. It doesn’t matter if the speakers blare out Al Green’s “Love and […]