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Chargers Place Franchise Tag on WR Jackson

The Chargers have placed their franchise tag on wide receiver Vincent Jackson, who held out last season to end up playing in just half the season. He was designated a “non-exclusive” franchise player, meaning he can negotiate with other teams once a new collective bargaining agreement is agreed upon between the owners and players. If […]

Chargers Expected to Franchise Vincent Jackson

Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports the Chargers, officially, have not made up their mind regarding whether to place the tag on wide receiver Vincent Jackson. The team’s personnel people have been meeting this week to decide the makeup of the team in 2011. However, it has been known for two months that […]

Chargers May Use a Tag on WR Jackson After the Season

The Chargers want to keep WR Vincent Jackson around, and according to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune, the team is thinking about using the franchise tag on Jackson. That is if a labor deal is reached before the next season and allows for such a designation. An exclusive tag would mean Jackson would […]

Chargers Slam the Door on Niners; Win 34-7

The Chargers played early to start week 15, but made quick work of the San Francisco 49ers Thursday night, taking it to them early and putting them away by half, winning 34-7. Philip Rivers was perfect, going 19-for-25 for 273 yards with three touchdowns and a QB rating of 150.5. He directed an offense that […]

Vincent Jackson to get the Start at WR Sunday

Wide receiver Vincent Jackson will start on Sunday, head coach Norv Turner announced on Wednesday. Jackson was added to the 53-man roster earlier this week after signing his one-year restricted free agent tender on October 26. Prior to signing the tender, the Chargers had placed Jackson on the “exempt” list, requiring him to sit out […]

Chargers add WR Jackson to the active roster

Vincent Jackson is officially back. Today the Chargers added the wide out to the active roster as he nears his return to the field. Jackson signed his one-year tender October 29 after a prolonged holdout, but had to serve a three-game suspension for violating the league’s substance abuse policy, and was placed on the roster-exempt […]

Vincent Jackson set to return to the Chargers today

The Chargers are finally getting their leading wide out back, as if everything goes as planned, WR Vincent Jackson will be back with the club today, but won’t be able to play till November 28th vs the Colts. Vincent Jackson is expected to report to Chargers Park today, though he is not expected to speak […]

WR Vincent Jackson to Return to Chargers Next Friday

According to Vincent Jackson’s agent, the San Diego Chargers have been notified that the wide receiver will return to practice next Friday and sign his restricted free agent tender after holding out due to a contract dispute. After reporting on Oct. 29, Jackson will serve his three-game, team-imposed suspension. After the suspension, he will be able […]