Chargers' defense looks to get back on track vs. Jaguars

Gus Bradley has tried to be more aggressive in his strategy as Los Angeles Chargers defensive coordinator, but it has come at a cost. Injuries and coverage breakdowns have led to the...

Jaguars' Minshew, Chargers' Herbert look to snap team skids

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gardner Minshew and Justin Herbert don't remember much about the previous time they faced each other. The only thing they are focused on is trying to help their teams snap losing st...

Chargers rested but still banged up coming off bye week

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Anthony Lynn and the Los Angeles Chargers are rested and ready to go after their bye week. As for the team's health, that's another matter. The Chargers had...

Herbert has done plenty for Chargers, except get a victory

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Justin Herbert has accomplished plenty during his first four NFL starts. But he still hasn't done the one thing that ultimately defines quarterbacks — lead his team to victor...

Chargers' Bosa off to fast start despite feeling pressure

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Joey Bosa thought when he signed his contract extension in July that it would be a relief. Instead, more money has created a whole new set of problems for ...

Another blown lead has Chargers reeling going into bye week

The Los Angeles Chargers were 5-1 two years ago in games decided by seven points or fewer. They have been anything but clutch in close games since then. Anthony Ly...

Chargers' Herbert getting crash course in close losses

Justin Herbert won the Campbell Trophy, which is nicknamed the Academic Heisman, at the University of Oregon last year for his smarts on and off the field. The quarterback is getting a crash course in...

Herbert sticking with same approach as Chargers' starter

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Justin Herbert found out earlier this week that he will remain the Los Angeles Chargers starting quarterback, but the rookie hasn't had much time to let that sink in. ...

Herbert named Chargers' starting QB for rest of season

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Lynn has taken the temporary starter tag off quarterback Justin Herbert. The Los Angeles Chargers coach on Thursday named Herbert as the starter for the re...

Baker doesn't have many options for Astros Game 4 starter

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dusty Baker wanted his Houston Astros to knock out the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday so his team could get rest and maintain momentum. Houston's 9-7 loss in Game ...

Amazon offering more options for 'Thursday Night Football'

Fans looking for options other than Joe Buck and Troy Aikman calling “Thursday Night Football” will be in luck starting this week as Amazon begins its fourth season of streaming games when Chicago hos...

On the brink: Athletics find themselves in familiar spot

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chad Pinder and the Oakland Athletics knew the Houston Astros were going to be a difficult opponent in the AL Division Series even after winning seven of 10 meetings during the regu...

Houston's young bullpen quickly maturing during postseason

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Without the likes of Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole, the Houston Astros need someone on staff to step up this October. Despite its youth and inexperience, the bu...

Blown leads, QB questions have Chargers' Lynn on defensive

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Lynn already has enough on his plate with the Los Angeles Chargers continuing to pile up injuries. The fourth-year coach now has to deal with finding a way to finish games a...

Chargers' Ekeler out at least 3 games with hamstring injury

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Add Austin Ekeler's name to the long list of Los Angeles Chargers standout players who are sidelined because of an injury. The Chargers running back will be out fo...