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Chargers finally get fans at SoFi, but many cheer for Dallas

Sep. 19, 2021 22:31 PM EDT

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Four years and eight months after the Los Angeles Chargers relocated, they finally got what they sought when they moved up from San Diego to the nation's second-largest metropolis. For the first time Sunday, the Chargers took the field in their...

Herbert, Prescott take center stage as Chargers host Cowboys

Sep. 16, 2021 19:06 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chargers QB Justin Herbert found out less than a minute before last season’s Week 2 game against the Kansas City Chiefs that he would take his first NFL snap. Nearly a year later, Herbert has emerged as one of the top young quarterbacks in the...

Herbert throws for 337 yards, Chargers beat Washington 20-16

Sep. 12, 2021 17:43 PM EDT

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Brandon Staley and Justin Herbert shared a smile and shook hands outside the locker room before the new Los Angeles Chargers coach congratulated the second-year quarterback on a job well done. "You were outstanding,” Staley told him. ...

Prescott, Cowboys show promise, but have to change history

Sep. 10, 2021 20:40 PM EDT

If Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys are going to see Tom Brady again this season, as the star quarterback boldly told the seven-time champ, they're going to have to change recent history. Some older stuff, too. Those were Prescott's parting words after Brady led the...

Texas still in Big 12 starting new era with new coach and QB

Sep. 02, 2021 02:39 AM EDT

Some things to watch during the opening weekend of the season in the Big 12 Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 21 Texas vs. No. 23 Louisiana-Lafayette. A new era begins for Texas even before its future move to the SEC, with new coach Steve Sarkisian,...

Chiefs rebuild O-line to protect Mahomes, fend off rivals

Aug. 31, 2021 13:53 PM EDT

Overhauls are usually reserved for bad teams that miss the playoffs, not ones that play in consecutive Super Bowls. Chiefs general manager Brett Veach, however, was impelled to dismantle his offensive line after watching Patrick Mahomes run for his life in Kansas City's...

No. 11 Oregon carries high expectations in Pac-12

Aug. 24, 2021 13:32 PM EDT

Oregon coach Mario Cristobal knows his Ducks enter the new season bearing the burden of outside expectations. However, he focuses on the goals he has set instead of what others are saying. While the 11th-ranked Ducks are predicted to win their third straight Pac-12...

Lance, Herbert make most of 49ers-Chargers joint practices

Aug. 20, 2021 20:55 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — There seems to be a clear plan in place to bring San Francisco 49ers rookie quarterback Trey Lance along slowly. But if Lance glanced across the field towards Justin Herbert of the Los Angeles Chargers during two days of joint practices between...

Texas Tech hoping old and new QBs revive offense for Wells

Aug. 20, 2021 11:42 AM EDT

Texas Tech has brought a former Red Raiders quarterback back to the Lubbock campus to call the plays for a Pac-12 championship quarterback who is expected to run them. Third-year coach Matt Wells knew something had to change after a pair of four-win seasons with offenses...