Marcha 21, 2018

Eagles latest to try to take Chargers' home-field advantage

01 Octubre 2017, 06:39 | Martinez Canez

The Rams are suffering a historic attendance decline

Rams' attendance decline is NFL's worst in 25 years, and by a wide margin

In the world of sports, a desperate team is the most risky thing you will find. His missed a potential game-winning attempt from 44 yards in a 19-17 loss to Miami in the Chargers' home opener two weeks ago. Check out our latest staff picks. Last week, North Star earned a victory in this column by going against the Chargers.

- Joel Embiid showed up at Sixers media day and says his X-rays are clear, which means he's only about six months away from returning to action. Fans can see the Eagles-Chargers game on FOX with kickoff set for 4:05 p.m.

Alexander Insdorf (1-2): "It's a touch matchup to call for me, as it usually is".

- Jake Elliott's 61-yard field goal against the Giants was the longest in franchise history. The Eagles should win this one handily but do not be surprised if it is one of those unusual afternoons where the Eagles just never get going.

"There's been times where there has been a game like that and it would have been 35 to nothing when I have a span like I had for 15 minutes there", Rivers said.

Quarterback Philip Rivers has struggled this season, and the team has followed his lead.

Backup defensive tackle Destiny Vaeao (sprained wrist), and safeties Corey Graham (strained hamstring) and Jaylen Watkins (strained hamstring) also will stay home. The loss of Sproles will change how the Eagles use their running backs. Opposing running backs have been targeted 16 times and have 12 catches for 117 yards (9.7 per catch) and one TD.

The Eagles are catching Rivers after he threw three interceptions and no touchdowns with a 37.2 quarterback rating against Kansas City last week.

Tyler Schoon (1-2): "The Eagles have quite a few injuries, and appear to be lacking in areas the Chargers can exploit".

Royal continued his strong play midway through the third quarter and the Chargers took a 10-point lead on a 24-yard score. After a successful first year back in L.A., the Rams are on pace for the biggest year-to-year drop in attendance of any National Football League team in the last 25 years, according to FiveThirtyEight's Daniel Levitt. The Eagles racked up 511 total yards while the Chargers put up 539.

With a now 0-3 record, a partly-filled stadium that only seats 27,000 people, and a money-grubber of an owner, failure seems imminent for this Los Angeles team. The Chargers will keep it close but will find a way to lose another close one late. "Eagles win 21-14".

Philadelphia, which began last season at 3-0, will present a challenge for the Bolts on several fronts.

NEW DIGS, OLD PROBLEM: The Chargers have lost 26 of their last 35 games dating to the start of the 2015 season.

I think the Eagles have the defense to nearly never get blown out this season, but I have a bad feeling about this one. "Chargers win 24-20".

All-Pro defensive tackle Fletcher Cox won't make the trip to the West Coast for the Eagles' game with the Los Angeles Chargers this weekend. Is the season already over for the Bolts? According to Reich, the Eagles are preparing to face off against one of the NFL's most-proven veteran signal-callers.

Otras noticias

Tendencias Ahora

Major offseason need for every 2017 MLB non-playoff team
With the race for first place coming down to the wire the one story that needs some spotlight is the Houston's playoff rotation. I'm not a genius, but if I am the Red Sox I might be hoping for the Indians to have some sort of collapse this weekend.

Will deal with Democrats on health care, Trump says
Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) that he'll retire at the end of 2018 was proof that the political establishment is running scared. In the aftermath of that election, the conservative grassroots of the party were heard, and the amnesty deal died.

Conte places faith in Christensen for Manchester City clash
I suggest backing the draw at 5/2 with , and settling down to watch what should be a real cracker. Now sitting in third position with 13 points, a win at Stamford Bridge will take them level on points with City.

Will the debate over protesting during the National Anthem fade — Scoot
NASCAR's fans are 94 percent white and the Monster Energy Series - the top series in the sport - currently lists no black drivers. Just go to a naturalization ceremony, where eyes well with tears as oaths of allegiance are sworn by newly minted U.S. citizens.

Clemson vs. Virginia Tech 2017
Josh Jackson is off to a good start at quarterback for the Hokies, but will face his toughest test yet against Clemson's defense. Holding Clemson to a field goal might have shifted some energy back to Virginia Tech , but the offense again was three-and-out.

Sebastian Vettel set to start last after qualifying engine issue
The Finn added: "We didn't get all the test items tested today, but I think that is going to be the case with all the teams. Daniel Ricciardo , who led Verstappen in a one-two for Red Bull in Malaysia last year, will start fourth.

Trump speaks to National Association of Manufacturers
The president's tax proposal eliminates two taxes that mostly benefit the wealthy , and cuts a third tax roughly in half. Short of votes, Senate Republicans announced Tuesday that they would not vote on the latest health care proposal .

Vettel fastest on hard Friday for Mercedes in Malaysia
At the time , Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak told CNN the country could no longer justify the cost of hosting an F1 race. Earlier this month, Hamilton said he was expecting to extend his contract with Mercedes beyond 2018, when it runs out.

Hamilton laments his struggles as rival Vettel fires out an early warning
But then Hamilton, on the super softs, went ahead with a 1:32.650, beating Raikkonen by 0.015 of a second. The Englishman revealed his crew had worked until 2am on Saturday morning in a bid to rectify the issue.

United States wants no war, seeks open talks with North Korea
When one looks past the perennial bombast of North Korea's official statements, a very rational nuclear strategy comes into focus. And if USA policymakers truly view Kim as such, offensive military action is the only effective option for stopping his behavior.