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
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.
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
Which teams "won" the offseason when it comes to positioning themselves for compensatory picks in next year's draft? See Lance Zierlein's projections.
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
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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
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.
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
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
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
After signing Russell Okung to protect Philip Rivers ' blind side, the Bolts released veteran tackle King Dunlap , the team announced Monday. Good Morning
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.
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
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
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
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
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
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
NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reports a deal between the Los Angeles Chargers and offensive lineman Russell Okung .