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Chargers rookie Zion Johnson builds his game with calmness

Aug. 06, 2022 17:04 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Chargers rookie Zion Johnson carries himself with an aura of calmness, a trait not necessarily associated with offensive linemen. That mentality has been evident during training camp. Johnson's continual progress has bolstered the first-round...

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...

Step by step: Herbert focusing on footwork going into Year 3

Aug. 02, 2022 17:09 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Despite being the Offensive Rookie of the Year in 2020 and then reaching the Pro Bowl last season, Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert still has room to improve going into his third season. Herbert is focused his footwork. He made it a major...

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...

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...

Hartung, Whitworth, Talib join 'Thursday Night Football'

Jul. 21, 2022 12:10 PM EDT

Prime Video's crew for “Thursday Night Football” is nearly set, less than two months before its first regular-season game. Kaylee Hartung has been hired by Amazon as the sideline reporter while Andrew Whitworth and Aqib Talib have signed on as contributors for pregame, halftime...

Chiefs aim for return to Super Bowl after playoff heartbreak

Jul. 15, 2022 10:31 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS (14-6) CAMP SITE: St. Joseph, Missouri LAST YEAR: Once again led by Patrick Mahomes and Co., the Chiefs became the first team in NFL history to host four consecutive AFC championship games. But after building a 21-10 halftime lead on the Bengals,...

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...

Charissa Thompson to host Amazon Prime Video TNF coverage

Jun. 28, 2022 14:54 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prime Video is turning to an experienced host for its coverage of “Thursday Night Football”. Amazon announced Tuesday that Charissa Thompson will host the pregame, halftime and postgame coverage for its first season as the exclusive home of the primetime...