Posts Tagged ‘Mike Tolbert’

RB Mike Tolbert Not Expected to Go Monday vs Chiefs

Mike Tolbert has remained sidelined all week with a hamstring strain and it is appearing more likely every day he will not play on Monday night in Kansas City. “I’m not real hopeful on Michael,” head coach Norv Turner said. There was better news regarding receiver Malcom Floyd, who for the first time this week […]

Jets Gab NFL Week Seven Preview – San Diego at New York Jets

The Jets host the San Diego Chargers Sunday in a big AFC matchup that could show just how good or bad this Jets team truly is in 2011. Monday the Jets stepped up with a big win over Miami, and while the Chargers are way better than the Fins, if the Jets play as well […]

Chargers Knock Out Henne, Top Dolphins 26-16

The offense may not be as high powered as years past, but for the Chargers, it’s all about wins. Sunday at home the team was again somewhat blah on offense, using the run and the pass in a 26-16 win over the now 0-4 Dolphins. Bolts QB Philip Rivers was 21 of 31 for 307 […]

Chargers Gab Week Two NFL Preview – San Diego at New England

Coming off a home win against the Vikings, the Chargers take their show on the road in week two as they take on the premiere team in the AFC – the New England Patriots. The Pats picked apart the Dolphins on Monday night, as Tom Brady helped the Pats pile up a team-record 622 total […]

Chargers triumph Vikings behind Tolbert’s trio of touchdowns; 24-17

-ASSOCIATED PRESS The San Diego Chargers seemed headed for another one of those slow starts that have defined coach Norv Turner’s tenure. The Chargers not only let Percy Harvin return the opening kickoff 103 yards for a touchdown, but kicker Nate Kaeding hurt his left knee on the play, forcing punter Mike Scifres to do […]

2011 Free Agency: Grading The AFC West

Denver Broncos Unsigned players: RB Kyle Eckel (UFA), RB Laurence Maroney (UFA). Key arrivals: Ex-Patriots DE Ty Warren, Aug. 2 (two years, $10 million); Ex-Panthers TE Dante Rosario, July 31; Ex-Rams TE Daniel Fells, July 31; Ex-Texans WR David Anderson, July 30; Ex-Ravens RB Willis McGahee, July 29 (three years, $7.5 million); Ex-Jaguars DE Derrick Harvery, […]

Chargers Plan To Use A Two-Back System with Tolbert and Mathews This Year

According to, head coach Norv Turner plans to use a two-back system this year. “That’s the mindset now. … I think if you have guys that are diverse, you can use two,” said Turner, referring to speedy early-down back Ryan Mathews and versatile power runner Mike Tolbert. “The emergence of Tolbert gives us a […]

Five Free Agents That Could Help The Vikings Offense

A lot can change when free agency begins after the Super Bowl, but us Vikings fans have already began to cast our gaze towards the future, so what is the harm in participating in a little early speculation? Below are five offensive players that could be hitting the free agent market this offseason that I […]