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Broncos, Manning haven't been at warp speed in the playoffs but they're still winning

...season have all come in the last two weeks, helping to render opposing passers into spectators.In dispatching the San Diego Chargers and the New England Patriots, Manning dinked and dunked his way downfield."To keep Tom Brady on the sideline...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-22/broncos-manning-havent-been-w
Panthers receiver Steve Smith expects to play against 49ers

...Caldwell was a standout wide receiver at Florida and was chosen in the second round of the 2002 NFL draft by the San Diego Chargers. He also played for the New England Patriots and Washington Redskins.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-06/panthers-receiver-steve-smith
Peyton Manning's record will stand

...the Washington Times.Whisenhunt, a former Redskins tight end, is currently the offensive coordinator for the San Diego Chargers, which open the playoffs at Cincinnati on Sunday.After the 2008 season, Whisenhunt led the Arizona Cardinals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-12-31/peyton-mannings-record-will-s
Notable people with ties to the Augusta area died in 2013

...ball at Tennessee-Chattanooga, played for the Minnesota Vikings from 1982-86 and spent his final year with the San Diego Chargers in 1987.OLA HITTMAY 10Hitt, 103, was one of Aiken's most beloved and patriotic residents, known for her service...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-27/notable-people-ties-augusta-a
Injury concerns have NFL defenses trying to redo tackling basics

...Deprogramming that is probably impossible."It's bang-bang, within milliseconds, trying to make a decision," San Diego Chargers safety Eric Weddle said. "You're just going to go off instincts."In this fast-paced, physically punishing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-12-24/injury-concerns-have-nfl-defe
Oakland Raiders QB Terrelle Pryor is ruled out

...Barring a last-minute setback, wide receiver Mike Wallace is expected to play in today's game against the San Diego Chargers.Wallace has been bothered this week by a hamstring injury and is listed as questionable on Miami's injury report...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-11-16/oakland-raiders-qb-terrelle-p
Peyton Manning's calls draw attention to Omaha

...city.The Broncos quarterback used the word "Omaha" loudly and often during Sunday's playoff victory over the San Diego Chargers.According to an NFL.com video montage, Manning barked "Omaha" before the ball was snapped 44 times during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-13/peyton-mannings-calls-draw-at
Former Indianapolis Colts coach Jim Caldwell gets second chance as new Detroit Lions coach

...Jim Caldwell.The team confirmed the move Tuesday and has scheduled a news conference at Ford Field for today.San Diego Chargers assistant and former Arizona Cardinals coach and Augusta native Ken Whisenhunt was seemingly Detroit's top choice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-14/former-indianapolis-colts-coa
Peyton Manning downplays his playoff record

...don't believe so," Manning said as he prepared for today's showdown between his Denver Broncos (13-3) and the San Diego Chargers (10-7)."I know people ? it's easy to summarize, to take a whole bunch of football seasons and lump them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-11/peyton-manning-downplays-his-
Manning, Broncos top Chargers, reach AFC title game

...repeat of their playoff slip from last year, advancing to the AFC championship game with a 24-17 win over the San Diego Chargers on Sunday.The Broncos (14-3) took a 17-0 lead into the fourth quarter. Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-12/manning-broncos-top-chargers-