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JC Jackson quickly fitting into new-look Chargers defense

Aug. 05, 2022 19:49 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Less than two weeks into training camp, J.C. Jackson is proving to be a quick study of the Los Angeles Chargers defense. The 26-year-old cornerback, one of the top defensive signings in the league during the offseason, has been making life difficult for...

James remains on Chargers sideline without extension

Aug. 01, 2022 18:26 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — With his contract extension unresolved, Derwin James remained on the sideline Monday as the Los Angeles Chargers held their first padded practice of training camp. James did do some conditioning work on a side field where special teams and injured players...

Titans safety still in bit of shock after mother's death

Jul. 29, 2022 16:36 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Training camp is giving two-time All-Pro Kevin Byard a sense of normalcy as the Tennessee Titans safety works through the grief over his mother's unexpected death earlier this summer. “At times, I feel like I’m still in shock a little bit, it hasn’t...

Bosa, Mack getting to know each other at Chargers camp

Jul. 28, 2022 19:56 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Joey Bosa and Khalil Mack began to get acquainted during the final three weeks of the Los Angeles Chargers' offseason program. The process of trying to live up to expectations for what could be one of the league's best pass-rushing duos begins to ramp up...

Chargers safety James not practicing due to contract talks

Jul. 27, 2022 19:13 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Chargers fans hoping to see Derwin James practicing in his new No. 3 jersey will have to wait a little longer. James spent most of Wednesday’s opening session of training camp on the sideline without a helmet. Coach Brandon Staley said James...

O-line, secondary in spotlight as Patriots enter camp

Jul. 15, 2022 12:13 PM EDT

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (10-8; lost to Buffalo in wild-card round) CAMP SITE: Foxborough, Massachusetts LAST YEAR: Bill Belichick made the bold move of selecting rookie Mac Jones as his starter at quarterback after a strong preseason. The Patriots lost four of their first...

Chargers hoping that new pieces on defense get going quickly

Jul. 15, 2022 10:11 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (9-8) CAMP SITE: Costa Mesa, California LAST YEAR: The Chargers got off to a 4-1 start in Brandon Staley's first season as head coach, but then won back-to-back games only once the rest of the season. That included dropping three of four at the end...

Chargers' Herbert on working vacation until training camp

Jun. 15, 2022 19:36 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Justin Herbert's summer vacation began Wednesday afternoon when the Los Angeles Chargers ended their offseason program. Even though the Chargers have the next six weeks off before reporting for training camp, Herbert will use that time as more of a...

New Charger Mack making progress during busy offseason

Jun. 14, 2022 20:07 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — It has been a busy offseason for Khalil Mack since being traded from the Chicago Bears to the Los Angeles Chargers. In addition to becoming familiar with new teammates and getting up to speed on a new defense, the outside linebacker has been rehabbing...

Familiarity important for Herbert as Chargers OTAs begin

May. 23, 2022 19:49 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif (AP) — Justin Herbert sprinted out to the practice field Monday, energized and confident as the Los Angeles Chargers began organized team practices. Coming off a Pro Bowl season and not having to learn a new offense can do that. For the first time...