Live Game-Day Discussion: Chargers v. Chiefs

The Chargers look to snag their sixth consecutive win as they host the Chiefs on Sunday. It is a critical game for both teams, as the Chargers look to keep their momentum going into next week's big showdown in Denver, while the Chiefs have a golden opportunity to claw their way back into the AFC West race. Talk about all the Sunday's action as it happens in SDBR's game-day discussion.

Behind Enemy Lines: Chargers v. Chiefs, p. II

Will Brandon Flowers make the Chiefs regret letting him go? Will Philip Rivers continue to torment KC's secondary? Can the Chargers pry the AFC West title from the Broncos? Our team experts, Michael Lombardo of SDBoltReport.com and Nick Athan of Warpaint Illustrated, discuss these and other questions in this Behind Enemy Lines feature.

Behind Enemy Lines: Chargers v. Chiefs, p. I

Will the Chiefs lean on their ground game against the Bolts? Will Philip Rivers make it six in a row with a passer rating above 120? Is this a must-win game for Kansas City? For these and other answers, check out this Behind Enemy Lines piece from Nick Athan of WarpaintIllustrated.com and Michael Lombardo of SDBoltReport.com.

Are The Chargers A Threat To The Broncos?

At 5-1, the San Diego Chargers are currently in 1st place in the AFC West. In the latest edition of the Mile High Mailbag, Lead Analyst, Chad Jensen, examines whether they are a real threat to the Denver Broncos in the AFC West. (Photo courtesy Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Week 7: Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Pickups

Every week, Fantasy Football Expert Stephen Englert recommends some under the radar types that you should consider adding to your roster. Buffalo Bills QB Kyle Orton (pictured left) has passed for 607 yards in his two games as the starter over QB E.J. Manuel (pictured right).

What Worked, What Didn't, What's Next

It wasn't easy in Oakland -- it never is -- but the Chargers made big plays in the fourth quarter on both sides of the ball to eke out a 31-28 victory. We examine everything that went down at O.co Coliseum in our weekly look at what worked, what didn't and what's next for the streaking Chargers.

Week 7: Fantasy Football Player Upgrades

Every week, Fantasy Football Expert Mark Morales-Smith provides the best Fantasy options to target because they are on the rise in the short or long term. Baltimore Ravens QB Joe Flacco (pictured above) went off in Week 6 and is now an arguably solid QB1 weekly candidate.

Derek Carr speaks post game (VIdeo)

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr speaks following his team's 31-28 loss to San Diego Chargers at O.co Coliseum in Oakland, CA

Raiders lose lead late, remain winless

The Raiders returned home off of the bye, with a lot changed within the organization.

Broncos Beat Jets 31-17

The Broncos improve to 4-1 with a victory over Rex Ryan and the New York Jets. Image: John Leyba/Denver Post

Live Game-Day Discussion: Chargers v. Raiders

The Chargers and Raiders play their first divisional game on Sunday at O.co Coliseum. For San Diego, it's a chance to notch a fifth consecutive victory. For Oakland, it's an opportunity to bag the season's first win under Tony Sparano. Talk about all the day's action as it happens in SDBR's game-day discussion.

Behind Enemy Lines: Chargers v. Raiders, p.II

Can Branden Oliver make it two monster games in a row? Will the Raiders exploit San Diego's in-flux center position? Which pass rusher should rookie Derek Carr be most worried about? SDBoltReport.com's Michael Lombardo answers these and other questions in the second part of our Behind Enemy Lines series with Chris McClain of Silver and Black Report.

CHARGERS SCHEDULE



WEEK 1

Sept. 8

at Arizona

LOSS: 18-17

WEEK 2

Sept. 14

Seattle

WIN: 30-21

WEEK 3

Sept. 21

at Buffalo

WIN: 22-10

WEEK 4

Sept. 28

Jacksonville

WIN: 33-14

WEEK 5

Oct. 5

N.Y. Jets

WIN: 31-0 (PT)

WEEK 6

Oct. 12

at Oakland

1:05 p.m. (PT)

WEEK 7

Oct. 19

Kansas City

1:05 p.m. (PT)

WEEK 8

Oct. 23

at Denver

5:25 p.m. (PT)

WEEK 9

Nov. 2

at Miami

10 a.m. (PT)

WEEK 10

Nov. 9

BYE

WEEK 11

Nov. 16

Oakland

1:05 p.m. (PT)

WEEK 12

Nov. 23

St. Louis

1:05 p.m. (PT)

WEEK 13

Nov. 30

at Baltimore

10 a.m. (PT)

WEEK 14

Dec. 7

New England

5:30 p.m. (PT)

WEEK 15

Dec. 14

Denver

1:05 p.m. (PT)

WEEK 16

Dec. 21

at San Francisco

1:30 p.m. (PT)

WEEK 17

Dec. 28

at Kansas City

10 a.m. (PT)



CHARGERS 2014 DRAFT PICKS



  • 1 (25) Jason Verrett, CB, TCU.


  • 2 (50) Jeremiah Attaochu, OLB, Georgia Tech.


  • 3 (89) Chris Watt, OL, Notre Dame.


  • 5 (165) Ryan Carrethers, NT, Arkansas State.


  • 6 (201) Marion Grice, RB, Arizona State.


  • 7 (240) Tevin Reese, WR, Baylor.


  • Draft Prospects


    2014