Gates Returns To Chargers After 4-Game PED SuspensionAs he served a four-game suspension for testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs, Antonio Gates followed San Diego Chargers games through score updates on his cellphone.
LaAdrian Waddle Hopes To Be Back For Lions Against VikingsThe Detroit Lions are hoping week two ends much differently than week one did for them, and that's with a win. LaAdrian Waddle is merely hoping that he will be able to play this week, but Everson Griffin thinks it will be a victory no matter what.
Team Grades: Lions Start Off Hot Then Fade Out In Loss To ChargersThe Detroit Lions were really hoping to open the season in a big way, and they looked to be doing just that halfway through the second quarter. That was when the San Diego Chargers turned things around and absolutely obliterated anything the Lions were trying to do.
Tony Ortiz: How The Lions Lost Far Worse Than Actual LossThe first half belonged to Detroit with the Lions taking a 21-10 lead into the locker room at halftime.
Injury Report: Lions Mostly Healthy For Chargers, But DeAndre Levy's Loss Is HugeThe Detroit Lions managed to escape training camp and most of the preseason without many injuries. As the season opener against the San Diego Chargers approaches, one big injury could end up being a lot worse than expected, and that is worrisome.
Stadium Toxicity Makes Way For Football As Bolts Host LionsHere are some things to look for when the Chargers — who began play in in Los Angeles in 1960 and moved to San Diego a year later — host Matthew Stafford, Calvin Johnson and the rest of the Lions.
Chargers Re-Sign TE Phillips After Green Suffers ConcussionThe San Diego Chargers have re-signed tight end John Phillips as a precaution after Ladarius Green was diagnosed with a concussion.
Detroit Lions Could Lose DeAndre Levy For An Extended Period Of Time Due To InjuryThe Detroit Lions are hoping that they can have a successful 2015 season and get by without a lot of issues or injuries. Unfortunately, linebacker DeAndre Levy is already ruled out for the season opener and could miss a lot more time than that.
Detroit Lions Put Total Focus On Opener With San Diego ChargersThe Detroit Lions may not have done a ton of moves in the offseason, but they looked good in the preseason by winning three of four games. Their roster is now set and all of their focus has been put into the season opener against the rejuvenated San Diego Chargers.
Melvin Gordon's Mom Won't Wear His Jersey Until He Earns ItWe often see wives and mothers of athletes wearing their husband/son’s jersey while watching in the stands.
Gates Not Sure How Banned Substance Got Into His System"I'm an inner city kid. I grew up in Detroit, so dealing with adversity is kind of like part of my forte," Gates said.
Chargers Retiring LaDainian Tomlinson's No. 21No one will wear No. 21 for the San Diego Chargers again.