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San Diego Chargers: Go Get Calvin Johnson

Posted: 19th December 2009 by Ethan Ryan in NFL
One of the most prolific, most dangerous, quick-strike offenses in the NFL in recent years belongs to the San Diego Chargers. A running back or lineman may be the only move which will improve this unit. But just imagine this scenario: Shawne Merriman, the 32nd overall pick (fingers crossed) and maybe a fourth or fifth rounder for Calvin Johnson. That would make the Chargers New Orleans version 2.0. Jackson, Johnson, and ...

What Are Shawne Merriman’s Chances Of Getting a New Contract?

Posted: 7th October 2009 by Ethan Ryan in NFL
At the end of the 2007 season, Shawne Merriman was one of the most valuable players in the NFL. He had recorded 12.5 sacks and was an instrumental part of the Chargers run to the AFC Championship game. He had made 39.5 sacks since his career started in 2005, which led the NFL in that time period. Oh, how things have changed. One year and one torn posterior cruciate ligament later, Merriman ...

NFL Week Three Awards

Posted: 1st October 2009 by Ethan Ryan in NFL
19 games and 21 months later, the Lions win. Beat that Cleveland Browns. Yes, they are so bad 0-16 is a real possibility. After Week 3, everyone is loving Brett Favre, the Steelers are in a bit of trouble and the Dolphins could be totally screwed. Chad Henne just isn't ready. By the way, the Saints have a defense too. That's just not fair.Begin Slideshow

NFL Week Two Awards

Posted: 22nd September 2009 by Ethan Ryan in NFL
An amazing day of football was capped off last night with as interesting a game as you could wish to see. A lot of teams seemed to totally transform in the space of a week. The Cardinals and Texans to name just two. There are a lot of questions that need answering in the coming weeks. What is going on with the Ravens defense? Patriots offense? Matt Forte? Are the Jets and ...

NFL Predictions: MVP Philip Rivers Propels San Diego Chargers

Posted: 12th September 2009 by Ethan Ryan in NFL
Super Bowl: Chargers vs Saints. San Diego's defense returns to form and supports the most balanced offense in the NFL. Another great season for Brees and a healthy Reggie Bush mean the Saints finally deliver on their potential. It's not enough to beat the Chargers though. MVP: Philip Rivers wins the award as he leads San Diego to another AFC West title. Rivers leads all quarterbacks in terms of yards and ...