Chargers moving to L.A. after 56 years in San Diego

Jan 13, 2017

Chargers moving to L.A. after 56 years in San Diego

Chargers fans knew for several years that this dreaded day could be coming, that their beloved NFL team might move up the freeway to tap the perceived riches of Los Angeles. That didn’t make it any easier Thursday, when the San Diego Chargers ceased ...

Chargers reportedly set to make move to L.A.

Jan 12, 2017

Chargers reportedly set to make move to L.A.

The deadline for the San Diego Chargers to exercise their option to relocate to Los Angeles has been extended for two days, although a media report surfaced Wednesday night that the team plans to move. The Chargers have called a staff meeting for 8 ...

Emotional Browns win to avoid 0-16 year

Dec 25, 2016

Emotional Browns win to avoid 0-16 year

For the first time, Hue Jackson stood in front of the Browns as a winner. Through the injuries, the losses, the negativity and the late-night jokes, his team had stuck together. And as the Browns huddled around him in the postgame locker room, Cleveland’s ...

Elliott puts Cowboys in festive mood in win against Bucs

Dec 19, 2016

Elliott puts Cowboys in festive mood in win against Bucs

Ezekiel Elliott probably has a fine coming from the NFL for jumping into an oversized Salvation Army red kettle to celebrate a short touchdown run in a bounce-back win for the Dallas Cowboys. Owner and general manager Jerry Jones sure hopes so. “My dream ...

Mar 31, 2016

Chargers want hotel tax increase to fund new stadium

The San Diego Chargers plan to ask voters in November to approve an increase in the city’s hotel tax to build a combined 65,000-seat stadium and convention center annex downtown. The Chargers say they need to gather 66,447 signatures from registered voters by mid-June ...

Goodell backs Chargers, Raiders

Feb 6, 2016

Goodell backs Chargers, Raiders

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell pledged Friday “to do everything possible” to help teams in Oakland and San Diego work to get new stadiums in their current markets. “The league supports both of these teams, but we are working very hard with not only the ...

Chargers not done in San Diego

Jan 30, 2016

Chargers not done in San Diego

Chargers chairman Dean Spanos said Friday that the team will play in San Diego in 2016, and he’ll work with politicians and the business community to try to resolve a long, bitter battle over a new stadium. Spanos’ statement was posted on the team ...

Jan 5, 2016

Chargers, Raiders, Rams file for relocation to Los Angeles

The San Diego Chargers, Oakland Raiders and St. Louis Rams filed for relocation to the Los Angeles area on Monday night, trying not to be left out in the race to return the NFL to the nation’s second-largest market after a 21-year absence. The ...

Broncos clinch No. 1 seed

Jan 4, 2016

Broncos clinch No. 1 seed

The top seed in the AFC playoffs belongs to Denver, along with a quarterback quandary. Peyton Manning’s stint as a backup didn’t last very long as he replaced Brock Osweiler in the third quarter Sunday and led the Broncos to a 27-20 win over ...

Raiders beat Chargers in OT

Dec 25, 2015

Raiders beat Chargers in OT

Philip Rivers’ last pass fell incomplete near Charles Woodson’s feet and the celebration began. Woodson got a Gatorade shower and then led the fans in a chant of “Rai-ders! Rai-ders!” What was Woodson’s final game in Oakland — and might have been the last ...