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Chargers QB Herbert takes in stride another offseason of learning a new offense and playbook

Jun. 13, 2024 18:57 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Justin Herbert having to learn a new playbook and working with a different offensive coordinator in college and the NFL has become a familiar routine. Herbert, along with many Los Angeles Chargers fans, are hoping that the new regime of coach Jim Harbaugh...

Jets wide receiver Mike Williams expects to return from his knee injury for the start of the season

Jun. 12, 2024 16:17 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Mike Williams has been showing up at the New York Jets' facility and pushing through his latest round of rehabilitation with one goal in mind. The veteran wide receiver wants to put the torn ACL that cut short his season last year with the Los Angeles...

Chargers' trip to Camp Pendleton carries extra meaning for Fox, Gilman and Harbaugh

Jun. 11, 2024 21:41 PM EDT

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. (AP) — Marine 2nd Lt. Jawaun Stanley has closely followed Los Angeles Chargers safety Alohi Gilman’s career. Stanley watched his former roommate prepare for the upcoming season on Tuesday. The Chargers’ first day of minicamp included an...

Chiefs backup lineman taken to hospital after cardiac event during team meeting, AP source says

Jun. 06, 2024 12:54 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City Chiefs backup B.J. Thompson was taken to a hospital in stable condition Thursday after the defensive lineman experienced a cardiac event during a team meeting, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. The person, speaking...

Chargers release center Corey Linsley, who is expected to announce his retirement

Jun. 05, 2024 13:58 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Corey Linsley, a three-year team captain for the Los Angeles Chargers, was released on Wednesday. Linsley is expected to retire after playing in three games last season due to a non-football, heart-related condition. He was the second-highest paid center...

With a new coaching staff, Quentin Johnston hopes for a turnaround with Los Angeles Chargers

Jun. 04, 2024 21:54 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Sanjay Lal’s first bit of coaching to Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Quentin Johnston didn’t have to do with route running or hand placement when vying with a cornerback while being covered. It was to focus on a fresh start after struggling as a...

Bears WR Keenan Allen insists he's not sweating his contract situation

Jun. 04, 2024 19:07 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Keenan Allen insisted he's comfortable letting his performance do the talking when it comes to a potential contract extension with the Chicago Bears. The six-time Pro Bowl receiver finds himself in an uncertain position. He's entering the final season of a...

Chicago Bears are ready to embrace 'Hard Knocks' cameras this summer

May. 31, 2024 18:32 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears already figured to have plenty of eyes on them. There'll be a few more cameras now, too. The Bears are ready to welcome the “Hard Knocks” film crew this summer after HBO and the NFL picked the founding franchise to be featured on the...

Chargers add depth to offensive line by signing former 1st-round pick Alex Leatherwood

May. 29, 2024 20:51 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Offensive lineman Alex Leatherwood will look to get his career back on track with the Los Angeles Chargers. The Chargers signed the former first-round pick on Wednesday. Leatherwood was the 17th overall pick by the Las Vegas Raiders in the 2001 NFL draft....

NaVorro Bowman is transitioning from All-Pro linebacker to Chargers assistant coach

May. 24, 2024 17:08 PM EDT

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — NaVorro Bowman was able to see as a player how quickly Jim Harbaugh could turn a team into a Super Bowl contender. Bowman has reunited with Harbaugh, albeit in a different capacity. Harbaugh hired Bowman in February to be the Los Angeles...