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An unbelievable, inconceivable way to lose, even for the Chargers

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

The Los Angeles Chargers seemed to score a touchdown in the final minute, taking a late lead over the Tennessee Titans. The Chargers have an unbelievable way of being involved in the strangest outcomes of games, week after week, season after season. Melvin Gordon came up short twice in a goal-line situation for the Chargers.

Former MVP Matt Ryan becomes latest QB to get hurt

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

Matt Ryan became the latest star quarterback to go down in a rugged season for passers, injuring his right ankle when he was sacked by the Los Angeles Rams' Aaron Donald in the Atlanta Falcons' blowout loss on Sunday. The 2016 MVP had been his usual consistent self for the struggling Falcons, throwing for at least 300 yards in each of Atlanta's first six games. That streak came to an end Sunday against the Rams' pass rush, which sacked him five times as Atlanta fell to 1-6.

The Latest: Cowboys’ Maher kicks another from at least 62

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

Brett Maher of the Dallas Cowboys has added to his record as the only kicker in NFL history with multiple field goals of at least 62 yards. Maher nailed a 63-yarder on the final play of the first half to give the Cowboys a 27-7 lead over the Philadelphia Eagles in a battle for the NFC East lead. The third from at least 62 yards for Maher came a week after Maher made one from 62 against the New York Jets.

The Latest: Titans rookie Simmons collects 1st career sack

Sunday, October 20th, 2019

The Los Angeles Chargers are very banged up on the offensive line but still have Philip Rivers. The Tennessee Titans have Ryan Tannehill at quarterback and are tied 10-10 at halftime with the Chargers in his first start. Rivers has thrown for 158 yards and a touchdown helping the Chargers with left guard Forrest Lamp going to the locker room with an ankle injury that has him questionable to return.

Chargers LT Okung won’t play Sunday

Saturday, October 19th, 2019

The Los Angeles Chargers did not activate left tackle Russell Okung before 4 p.m. ET on Saturday, meaning Okung will have to wait until at least Week 8 to make his season debut. Okung announced Thursday he was returning -- and could play as soon as Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans -- after spending the first six weeks on the reserve/non-football injury list while recovering from a pulmonary embolism that sidelined him since June. Okung practiced Thursday and Friday, though his level of participation is unclear.

Titans activate first-round pick Simmons

Saturday, October 19th, 2019

The Tennessee Titans activated first-round pick Jeffery Simmons to the 53-man roster in time for Sunday's game against the Los Angeles Chargers. The Titans on Saturday also promoted linebacker Derick Roberson from the practice squad and released defensive linemen Brent Urban and Matt Dickerson. Simmons, who tore his left ACL during pre-draft workouts in February, was selected by Tennessee with the 19th pick in the 2019 NFL Draft out of Mississippi State.

Titans activate top pick Simmons after torn ACL in February

Saturday, October 19th, 2019

The Tennessee Titans have activated first-round draft pick Jeffery Simmons , giving him a chance to make his NFL debut Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers. The team moved him from the non-football injury list to the 53-man roster Saturday. The Titans also promoted outside linebacker Derick Roberson to the active roster from the practice squad.

Re-live epic Patriots-Titans snow game with these highlights on 10th anniversary

Friday, October 18th, 2019

This might be hard to believe, but it's been an entire decade since the New England Patriots defeated the Tennessee Titans 59-0 in a snowstorm at Gillette Stadium during the 2009 NFL season. Friday marks the 10th anniversary of the Oct. 18, 2009 matchup. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady gave a fantastic performance in the harsh weather conditions.

NFL news and notes: Rams noncommittal on Ramsey’s status, Okung could return this week

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Jalen Ramsey is on the Los Angeles Rams' roster, but we have no idea if he will play this week or not. Los Angeles acquired star cornerback Ramsey from the Jacksonville Jaguars for their 2020 and 2021 first-round picks in addition to a 2021 fourth-round pick on Wednesday, but Rams head coach Sean McVay might not want to put the team's newest addition to work right away. Ramsey has missed the last three games with a back injury, though some reports suggest it was a ploy to get the Jaguars to give into his trade request.

Chargers LT Okung returns from pulmonary embolism

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Los Angeles Chargers left tackle Russell Okung said Thursday he is ready to return from the pulmonary embolism that has sidelined him since June. "I've been looking forward to this day for several weeks and I'm excited to officially announce that I will be back to football as early as Week 7," the 32-year-old posted on Twitter. A two-time Pro Bowl selection, Okung has been on the reserve/non-football injury list throughout the Chargers' disappointing 2-4 start.