Category Archives: Pro Football

Chargers Fall in Home Finale

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – The Chargers allowed touchdowns on Oakland’s final possession of the second quarter and the opening series of the third quarter and never recovered in a 24-17 loss to the Raiders Sunday at Dignity Health Sports Park. It was the last game for the Chargers at the Stadium in Carson.

Chargers Turn it Over to Vikings

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – The Chargers turned the ball over seven times and were shut out in the second half in a 39-10 loss to Minnesota Sunday at Dignity Health Sports Park.

Chargers Get Their Kicks in Win over Packers

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – The Chargers used four Michael Badgley field goals and a couple of second half touchdowns to beat Green Bay 26-11 Sunday at Dignity Health Sports Park before a large contingent of Packer supporters.

Texans Take it To Chargers in Second Half

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – The Chargers let a 17-7 halftime lead get away in the third quarter and fell to Houston 27-20 Sunday at Dignity Health Sports Park.

Chargers Need a Little Extra to Beat Colts

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – Austin Ekeler crashed into the end zone from seven yards out to give the Chargers a 30-24 overtime win over Indianapolis Sunday at Dignity Health Sports Park to kick off the 2019 NFL season.

Seahawks Hold off Chargers

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – The Chargers fell behind 16-3 in the first half and could never recover in a 23-15 loss to Seattle Saturday night at Dignity Health Sports Park.

Chargers Get Booted in Fourth, 19-17

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – Will Lutz kicked a 28-yard field goal with 1:05 left in the fourth quarter to lift the New Orleans Saints to a 19-17 win over the LA Chargers Sunday at Dignity Health Sports Park.  

Former Burbank Star Williams Signs with Kansas City

By Tim Peterson (Burbank) – Former Burbank star running back James “Boobie” Williams was signed by the Kansas City Chiefs as an undrafted free agent. Williams played at Washington State after graduating from Burbank and then declared for the NFL draft after his junior year last season.

Chargers Hold off Bengals

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – The Chargers scored on their first possession and led the rest of the way in a 26-21 win over Cincinnati Sunday at StubHub Center.

Chargers Get the Boot, 23-22

By Tim Peterson (Carson) – Brandon McManus kicked a 34-yard field goal as time expired to give Denver a 23-22 win over the Chargers Sunday at the StubHub Center.