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 By Bill Seals    Sports    June 21, 2018

Lakers, Clippers Eye NBA Draft

The Los Angeles Clippers and the Los Angeles Lakers are both coming off seasons that neither would call a success. For the first time since 2005, both LA teams missed the playoffs. For the Lakers, this has become a routine. This was the fifth...

 
 By Bill Seals    Opinion    June 7, 2018

OPINION

The NFL needs to take a stand. The NFL just wants to be loved. In a recent Gallup poll, American football was picked by 37% of U.S. adults as their favorite sport to watch. The next-most-popular sports are basketball, favored by 11%, and baseball, fa...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    May 31, 2018

LA Chargers: New Schedule and Hopes

The Los Angeles Chargers will begin their second season in Los Angeles in a much different place than they did one year ago. At that time, coming off a 5-11 season in 2016, Vegas prognosticators picked the Chargers to finish last in the AFC West in...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    May 10, 2018

Chargers Hit Home Run in the NFL Draft

The NFL Draft is an unpredictable process. General Managers must plan for several different scenarios that can happen during the actual draft process. A player that is rated high in the draft can fall for a for a variety of reasons. In the 2018 NFL...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    April 19, 2018

Los Angeles Chargers 2018 Seven Round Mock Draft

The 2018 NFL draft is less than a week away, on April 26th through the April 28th and it is time to put our best effort forward to predict whom the Los Angeles Chargers might add to their roster through the draft. The Chargers have seven draft picks,...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    April 12, 2018

Chargers First Round Options in the NFL Draft

The 2018 NFL Draft is less than two weeks away (April 26th through the 28th). The Los Angeles Chargers have a very good roster and really need to use this draft to build depth and to find replacements for players that they could lose in free agency...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    April 5, 2018

A look at the Chargers For 2018

The Los Angeles Chargers are coming off a successful first season in Los Angeles feeling pretty good about themselves. The Chargers ended up with their first winning season since 2014 with a 9-7 record. The Chargers won 9 of their last 12 games and...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    February 8, 2018

SUPER, SUPER, SUPER As The Eagles Prevail

There was once a Quarterback from Westlake High School in Austin, Texas that led his team to a magical Super Bowl Championship. In 2010, Austin Westlake graduate Dree Brees led his New Orleans Saints...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    January 18, 2018

The Chargers Look Ahead To Next Season

The 2017 Los Angeles Charger season is going to be remembered for a lot of positive developments, including winning nine of their last 12 games. But it will be the missed opportunities that will...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    January 4, 2018

Chargers Did Well But No Playoffs

In 1965 the Chicago Bears opened their season 0-3. They won nine of their next ten games to get back into the conference race, but fell short in their bid to win the conference. The Green Bay Packers and the Baltimore Colts were conference co-champio...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    December 21, 2017

Chargers Still Have Playoff Hopes

The Los Angeles Chargers' 2017 season has been like a roller coaster ride. Up and down, never dull and never ending. The season started with a four-game losing streak, followed by a three-game...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    December 21, 2017

With A Loss Chargers Playoff Chances Suffer

The Los Angeles Chargers have come a long way from their 0-4 start. They won four straight and seven of nine games to get over .500 and back into the playoff race. They had overcome some early season...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    December 14, 2017

Chargers Win Again! Await Showdown With Chiefs

Tom Telesco, the General Manager of the Los Angeles Chargers, must be beaming these days with the play of his 2017 5th round draft pick from Iowa. Rookie defensive back Desmond King has become the...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    December 7, 2017

First Place Chargers Will Host Redskins Sunday

The NFL is considered a young man's league, but don't tell NFL quarterbacks that. The top four passing offenses in the NFL are led by veteran quarterbacks: Tom Brady with the New England Patriots is...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    November 30, 2017

It's Another Win For Red-Hot Chargers

The Dallas Cowboys are known as "America's team." They are one of the most popular professional sports franchises in the country. The Los Angeles Chargers, on the other hand, have been referred to as...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    November 23, 2017

Onrushing Chargers Eye Top Of Division

Sometimes a new head football coach in the NFL is so desperate to spark the offense and win that he will make a decision out of desperation. On Sunday, that is exactly what happened to Buffalo Bills head coach Sean McDermott, who decided to bench an...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    November 16, 2017

Mistakes Lead To Another Chargers Loss

The Los Angeles Chargers are like the boxer that no one wants to fight. It is going to be a close fight, a bloody fight. They can get knocked down, but they get right back up. They never quit. They...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    November 9, 2017

Halfway Through The Season Chargers Retain Hope

The Los Angeles Chargers have reached the halfway point of their schedule for the 2017 season. Their first half record of 3-5 is disappointing but a three-game winning streak did give Charger fans hop...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    November 2, 2017

Many Mistakes Contribute To Chargers' Loss

If the NFL gave out participation awards the Los Angeles Chargers would be weekly winners. In the last 26 games the Chargers have played, 22 of them have been decided by eight points or less, with 15...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    November 2, 2017

Halfway Through The Season Chargers Retain Hope

The Los Angeles Chargers have reached the halfway point of their schedule for the 2017 season. Their first half record of 3-5 is disappointing but a three-game winning streak did give Charger fans hop...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    October 26, 2017

Chargers Get A Shutout In Their Best Game

What a difference three weeks can make! Three weeks ago, after a 26-24 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn was describing another close loss that put the...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    October 12, 2017

Chargers End Long Losing Streak

In a battle of two winless teams, a game that some billed as the crummy game of the week, the Los Angeles Chargers ended their nine-game regular season losing streak in an exciting and typically...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    October 12, 2017

Kicker Nick Novak Helps Chargers Win Again

Back in early January of this year Nick Novak kicked a 50-yard field goal to give the Houston Texans an early 3-0 lead over the Oakland Raiders, a lead that the Texans would never relinquish on the...

 
 By Bill Seals    Sports    October 5, 2017

Chargers' Problems Continue; They're 0-4

By Bill Seals Sports Reporter The late great John McKay, the former USC and Tampa Bay Buccaneer head coach, once said in answering a reporter's question after a game, "Well, we didn't block, but we...

 

Chargers Falter In Home Opener

In a tough hard fought game the Miami Dolphins held on for a 19-17 win over the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday at the StubHub Center in Carson before 25,381 fans. The game was the home opener for the...

 

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