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  1. Making the Leap: Chargers hit L.A. with sexy offense

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    Fri, 14 Jul 2017

    been forced to create so much on his own. The Chargers put a premium on improving up front by signing left tackle Russell Okung and selecting two likely interior-line starters early in the draft . According to Pro Football Focus, Rivers hasn

  2. NFL teams that could disappoint, overachieve in 2017

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    Thu, 15 Jun 2017

    Are Dak Prescott's Cowboys in for a post-breakout swoon? Will Kyle Shanahan spark the 49ers? Marc Sessler eyes three teams in danger of flopping -- and three poised to outshine expectations.

  3. Ex-Chargers tackle King Dunlap retiring after 9 years

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    Mon, 12 Jun 2017

    retire after nine years in professional football, his agents announced Monday . Made expendable by the signing of Russell Okung , Dunlap was released by the Chargers in March and had opportunities to sign elsewhere, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport

  4. Projecting compensatory picks for 2018 NFL Draft

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    Tue, 6 Jun 2017

    Which teams "won" the offseason when it comes to positioning themselves for compensatory picks in next year's draft? See Lance Zierlein's projections.

  5. Biggest remaining weak spot of each AFC team

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    Thu, 1 Jun 2017

    team drafted two promising guards early in the draft and replaced previous free-agency mistakes at left tackle with Russell Okung . That means there will be at least three new starters, however, and it's hard to trust GM Tom Telesco can fix

  6. AFC West projected starters: Chargers build around veteran QB

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    Tue, 16 May 2017

    The Chargers added Mike Williams and talent around their QB, while the Broncos loaded the O-line with Garett Bolles and others in the offseason. Gregg Rosenthal explores lineups in the AFC West.

  7. Chargers release veteran guard Orlando Franklin

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    Mon, 15 May 2017

    offseason. In their place sits the youngsters and Donavon Clark at guard and big-money free-agent left tackle Russell Okung . If the new group stays healthy, the Chargers could boast the best offense of the Rivers era.

  8. NFL's top 10 offenses in 2017: Pats, Steelers look scary

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    Thu, 11 May 2017

    Le'Veon Bell, Tom Brady and Julio Jones are key cogs in three of the most explosive offenses in the NFL today. Which attack reigns supreme? Chris Wesseling ranks the league's top 10 units.

  9. Making the case for the Chargers as the best team in the AFC West

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    Thu, 11 May 2017

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    they drafted two guards early in the draft and things can make them and they were killed injuries lassie assist on Russell Okung this could be one most improved O lines in the league that we feel about it now I know I do for San Diego because if

  10. Force moves NFL teams to celebrate Star Wars Day

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    Thu, 4 May 2017

    Today is May 4, as in May the Fourth. For many, many, many people, today is best known as Star Wars Day. NFL teams also aren't immune from this popular culture phenomenon.

  11. NFL community reacts to release of 2017 schedule

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    Fri, 21 Apr 2017

    The 2017 NFL schedule has been released. Let the party and win-picking begin. It's everyone's year. We collected some of the best reaction tweets from around the league on Thursday evening.

  12. AFC West Offseason Overhaul: Raiders ready to roll

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    Fri, 14 Apr 2017

    caliber -- provided it can stay healthy. The addition of Russell Okung is a big gamble after the left tackle bombed out in one ..... improve a defense that is built up front. The addition of Okung shouldn't stop L.A. from seeking more depth for an

  13. Team signings bolster some O-lines, raise concerns for others

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    Fri, 17 Mar 2017

    While many free agents fail to live up to the hype, we tend to see more positive outcomes when it comes to offensive linemen. Nick Shook examines some good and not-so-good O-line signings.

  14. Winner: Melvin Gordon, RB, Los Angeles Chargers

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    Fri, 17 Mar 2017

    One of the best bargains in fantasy football last season, Gordon has established himself as a true featured back for the Chargers. That role won't be in question with the departure of Woodhead, whose presence in the offense capped Gordon's fantasy ceiling during his rookie campaign. The Bolts also

  15. NFL Power Rankings: Free agency pushing Giants toward No. 1

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    Tue, 14 Mar 2017

    they will be is anyone's guess. A few folks think the Bolts are on the rise. Others scratched their head at the Russell Okung signing, given the offensive lineman's injury history -- and, while we're at it, the importance of keeping

  16. 2017 NFL free agency: Worst contracts so far

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    Tue, 14 Mar 2017

    surgery and back-to-back disappointing seasons before that. The deal had repercussions throughout free agency, with Russell Okung and Riley Reiff earning similar contracts after Kalil. (My imagined agent pitch for them: "Well, he's better

  17. Los Angeles Chargers release veteran OT King Dunlap

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    Mon, 13 Mar 2017

    After signing Russell Okung to protect Philip Rivers ' blind side, the Bolts released veteran tackle King Dunlap , the team announced Monday. Good Morning

  18. Roundup: Terrelle Pryor visiting with Redskins

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    Mon, 13 Mar 2017

    Terrelle Pryor is out to find a new mate. As talks continue to stall with Cleveland, the former Browns wideout is visiting with the Washington Redskins, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.

  19. New York Giants add D.J. Fluker on one-year deal

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    Sun, 12 Mar 2017

    let go by the Chargers on Tuesday. Los Angeles replaced the fifth-year pro with former Seahawks and Broncos tackle Russell Okung . Fluker will likely play the right side of the offensive line in East Rutherford, either at guard or tackle, while

  20. Free Agency Debrief, Day 1: Departures that will hurt the most

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    Fri, 10 Mar 2017

    and $55 million, including $25 million guaranteed, despite Kalil coming off some brutal seasons and hip surgery. Russell Okung received a similar deal from the Los Angeles Chargers coming off a so-so year with Denver, and the Vikings quickly

  21. Chargers beat out Vikings to land Russell Okung

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    Fri, 10 Mar 2017

    edged out the Vikings , who were also courting Okung to join freshlysigned Riley Reiff . Okung took advantage of a weak tackle market to revive ..... The NFL 's list of the Top 100 free agents , Okung figures to take over at left tackle in Los Angeles

  22. Winners from free agency

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    Fri, 10 Mar 2017

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    quarterback in my opinion hall of fame career doesn't have the jury to back it up and but go on out they're gonna Russell Okung signing him trying to find ways to protect deliberate thought that we all question the Chargers able what do you don

  23. Finding NFL fits for the big men of the combine

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    Thu, 9 Mar 2017

    demonstrated a serious need at tackle following the departure of Russell Okung , who is again a free agent and could return. The Seahawks ..... their issues at tackle in one fell swoop by bringing back Okung on a team-friendly deal and drafting Bolles. Multiple

  24. Rams set to swipe Andrew Whitworth from Bengals

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    Thu, 9 Mar 2017

    overall on Around The NFL 's Top 101 Free Agents list. The next true left tackle on the list doesn't pop up until Russell Okung at No. 46. Rapoport adds that the plan is to move disappointing first-round pick Greg Robinson to guard -- a plan

  25. Rapoport: Russell Okung to the Chargers

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    Thu, 9 Mar 2017

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    NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reports a deal between the Los Angeles Chargers and offensive lineman Russell Okung .

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