COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers re-signed defensive lineman Damion Square to a one-year deal Monday.
Square was a key part of the Chargers defensive line last season. He...
Chargers select DT Jerry Tillery in first round
COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers were able to address one of their biggest needs during the first round of Thursday's draft by selecting Notre Dame defensive tackle Jerry Tillery...
Chargers Draft Preview Capsule
28. LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (13-5)
LAST SEASON: Chargers made playoffs for first time since 2013 and tied for best record in AFC. They had seven players selected to Pro Bowl, including safety...
Free Agency-Chargers Capsule
LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (13-5)
UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: WR Geremy Davis, LB Kyle Emanuel, TE Antonio Gates, P Donnie Jones, DT Corey Liuget, DT Brandon Mebane, S Adrian Phillips, DT Darius...
Chargers RB Gordon among 3 out for key game vs. Steelers
COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon, linebacker Brandon Mebane and offensive tackle Joe Barksdale have been ruled out for Sunday night's AFC showdown in Pittsburgh.
Gordon and Mebane did not practice this week. Barksdale was full participation before missing Friday's session.
Gordon, who is sixth in the NFL in rushing, sprained the MCL in his right knee during Sunday's 45-10 win over Arizona. Austin Ekeler is expected to get the start in place of Gordon.
Chargers DE Joey Bosa to make season debut vs Broncos
Los Angeles Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa will make his season debut on Sunday against the Denver Broncos.
Bosa missed the first nine games due to a bone bruise to his left foot. He is expected to see limited snaps, with Damion Square likely getting the start.
Bosa and the Chargers will face a Broncos offensive line that is missing two starters to season-ending injuries.
NFL suspends Chargers NT Palepoi for violating PED policy
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The NFL says nose tackle Tenny Palepoi of the San Diego Chargers has been suspended without pay for the team's next four games for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances.
The Chargers (5-8) are all but mathematically eliminated from the playoff race. If the Chargers do miss the playoffs for the sixth time in seven seasons, Palepoi will also miss the 2017 season opener.
Chargers NT Mebane out for season with torn biceps
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Chargers nose tackle Brandon Mebane will miss the rest of the season with a torn biceps.
Mebane was hurt in Sunday's 31-24 home loss to the Miami Dolphins, which dropped San Diego to 4-6.
He joins a growing list of Chargers lost for the season, including wide receivers Keenan Allen and Stevie Johnson, running back Danny Woodhead, linebacker Manti Te'o and cornerback Jason Verrett.
Mebane signed as a free agent in the offseason after spending the previous nine years with Seattle.