<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - San Diego Sports News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usSun, 23 Oct 2016 22:41:52 -0700Sun, 23 Oct 2016 22:41:52 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[San Diego State Football Rolling]]> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:09:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Todd_Rocky_Long_SDSU_Wrap_1200x675_791999555672.jpg
San Diego State football improved to 6-1 overall, 3-0 in the Mountain West Conference, with a 42-3 win over San Jose State. Next up for the Aztecs, a Friday game at Utah State.]]>
<![CDATA[Chargers Win A Wild One]]> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 16:40:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/173*120/Melvin+Gordon+In+Atlanta.JPG
Bolts overcome 17-point deficit to win on the road]]>
<![CDATA[Weekly San Diego Sports Preview]]> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 15:19:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*123/GettyImages-614387578.jpg
A look ahead at what's going on in San Diego sports this week.

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<![CDATA[Celebrity Chicago Cubs Fans Celebrate Historic Win]]> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 08:58:16 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-492529998.jpg
Bob Newhart, a native Chicagoan and infamous Cubs fan, may have forgotten his "W" flag at home, but that didn't stop him or his grandkids from taking a DIY approach to properly celebrating their team's historic...

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<![CDATA[Who to Watch: Chargers at Falcons]]> Sun, 23 Oct 2016 08:30:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/184*120/Dwight+Lowery+Tunnel.JPG
Three players to watch in Sunday's game at the Georgia Dome]]>
<![CDATA[Dodgers to Cubs on Win: #Respect]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 22:45:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-617305340.jpg
The Los Angeles Dodgers took to Twitter following their loss to the Chicago Cubs Saturday night in Game 6 of the NLCS with a touching show of regard and congratulations."Until the next time, @Cubs.

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<![CDATA[History Made! Cubs Advance to the World Series]]> Sat, 22 Oct 2016 23:05:35 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/fb+GettyImages-617306036.png
For the first time since 1945, the Chicago Cubs are headed to the World Series as they beat the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night.

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<![CDATA[Pumphrey Sets More Records, Aztecs Win Again]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:13:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Donnel+Pumphrey+vs+SJSU.jpeg
SDSU running back passes Marshall Faulk again in 42-3 win]]>
<![CDATA[Tyson Gay Says Daughter's Death Should Not Be 'Senseless']]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:51:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_76335556271-Tyson-Gay-daughter-memorial.jpg
In the wake of the fatal shooting of his 15-year-old daughter Trinity, Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay pledged Friday to help mentor youth in Lexington, Kentucky. Trinity Gay was caught in crossfire last Sunday...

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<![CDATA[Women Will Surf Mavericks Contest]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:32:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/FullSizeRender+%281%296.jpg
It's been called one of the most dangerous surf competitions in the world, and for the first time it will be a co-ed contest. This is a notable moment in the history of the Titans of Mavericks competition, which...

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<![CDATA[Chargers Could Lose Another Weapon in Atlanta]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:25:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/Travis+Benjamin+in+Oakland.JPG
WR Travis Benjamin is hurt and might not play against the Falcons]]>
<![CDATA[NBA to Offer Virtual Reality Broadcast]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 12:50:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/nextvr.jpg
The NBA wants to bring fans closer to the action. The league announced Thursday that one game each week would broadcasted in virtual reality.This makes the NBA the first professional sports league to...

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<![CDATA[Indians Fans Buy Up Pitcher's Wedding Registry Gifts]]> Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:06:40 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ryan-merritt.jpg
Cleveland Indians’ pitcher Ryan Merritt has a lot to celebrate. In addition to a surprisingly solid pitching performance in game five of the ALCS, he is getting married and his wedding registry is almost...

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<![CDATA[Video: Cubs' Rizzo Apologizes to Umpire for Actions in Game 4]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 05:06:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/rizzohat1019.jpg
The relationship between an umpire and a baseball player is usually seen as an adversarial one, but on Wednesday night in Los Angeles, Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo and home plate umpire Angel...

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<![CDATA[Gulls Penalty Kill Unit Needs To Step Up]]> Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:50:19 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/BenGTKYGulls102016_1200x675_789808707626.jpg
Gulls radio broadcaster Craig Elsten joins NBC 7's Ben Rosehart to talk about the Gulls first two games and the keys to victory this Saturday when San Diego hosts the offensive-minded Texas Stars.]]>
<![CDATA[Chargers Punter Bounces Back After Two Rough Outings]]> Wed, 19 Oct 2016 19:18:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/kaserPIC.jpg
After a couple dreadful outings, Chargers rookie punter Drew Kaser bounced back against the Broncos and was recognized for his efforts.

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<![CDATA[Cleveland Indians Advance to World Series]]> Wed, 19 Oct 2016 17:12:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-615681006.jpg
The Cleveland Indians advance to World Series, beating Toronto 3-0 in Game 5 of AL Championship Series.

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<![CDATA[NFL Updates Concussion Protocol]]> Wed, 19 Oct 2016 11:57:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/183*120/Cam+Newton+Broncos.JPG
Review of early season hits prompts changes to dealing with possible head injuries]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: Chargers Players Unveil Rock Wall at DePortola Middle School]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 19:19:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/6PT_PKG_CHARGERS_TUESDA_KNSD18BQ_1200x675_788734019815.jpg
Tuesday morning the San Diego Chargers helped unveil a new rock wall and fitness equipment at DePortola Middle School thanks to a $40,000 grant by the Chargers Champion program.]]>
<![CDATA[Spanos on Stadium Vote]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:23:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Chargers_AG_Spanos_on_Stadium_Vote_1200x675_788492355858.jpg
San Diego Chargers Team President A.G. Spanos spoke with NBC 7's Todd Strain about the Measure C stadium vote on the November ballot. Here's Spanos talking about why he believes this stadium plan benefits...]]>
<![CDATA[Chargers and Mayor Faulconer Urge Voters to Support Stadium Measure]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:38:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Todd_Best_of_Chargers_Stadium_Presser_1200x675_788483139980.jpg
The San Diego Chargers and Mayor Kevin Faulconer teamed up to support for a new downtown stadium. Chargers Quarterback Philip Rivers and Mayor Faulconer urged people to to vote yes on C to keep the Chargers in...]]>
<![CDATA[Ray Rice on Domestic Violence]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 11:54:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/212*120/AP740522156584.jpg
Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice defines “champion” differently two years after video was released of what he calls “the worst decision of my life."“Winning is big,” he said.

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<![CDATA[MJ's Minute-Warriors Practice at UCSD Ahead of Preseason Game]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2016 19:52:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MJsMinuteWarriorsPractice_1200x675_787993155505.jpg
The Golden State Warriors are playing the LA Lakers at the Valley View Casino Center on Wednesday night.]]>
<![CDATA[Chargers Try to Avoid "Information Overload"]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2016 17:31:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/167*120/Jatavis+Brown+and+Melvin+Ingram.JPG
Atlanta provides a fresh challenge for the Bolts]]>
<![CDATA[LA Dodgers Star Refused to Stay at Trump Tower With Team]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2016 09:57:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/gonzalez1.png
It isn’t often that professional baseball players wade into the world of political protest, but Los Angeles Dodgers slugger Adrian Gonzalez did just that when his team played the Chicago Cubs earlier this...]]>
<![CDATA[Tom Brady Says He'll Vote, But for Who?]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2016 06:54:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-613624626.jpg
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady said Monday that he will vote in this year's presidential election, but he is staying tight-lipped about who he'll vote for. Speaking with WEEI-FM radio, Brady...

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<![CDATA[Fan Captures What 'Go Cubs Go' Chant Sounds Like 1 Mile From Wrigley Field]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 07:26:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/216*120/Cubs+Chant.png
The feeling of hearing “go Cubs go” erupt throughout the stadium among fans is irreplaceable, but have you ever wondered what it sounds like for spectators far away?

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<![CDATA[Gulls Come Out Firing]]> Mon, 17 Oct 2016 19:28:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2016-10-17-19h24m10s985.png
The Gulls split their first two games but tallied 79 shots and a couple of powerplay goals to the delight of the home crowd. NBC 7's Ben Rosehart shows us what to look for during the rest of their opening...]]>
<![CDATA[David Garza Talks Representing the USA on and Off the Pitch]]> Sun, 16 Oct 2016 23:28:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/garza11.jpg
David Garza talks about the Rio Paralympics, going to the White House and his future.]]>
<![CDATA[Aztecs Roll Rivals]]> Sun, 16 Oct 2016 20:44:12 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Todd_Rocky_Long_SDSU_Fresno_Wrap_1200x675_787202115923.jpg
San Diego State football beat Fresno State 17-3 to stay unbeaten in the Mountain West Conference. With the win, the Aztecs won the Old Oil Can trophy, awarded to the winner of this rivalry game.]]>
<![CDATA[Weekly San Diego Sports Preview]]> Sun, 16 Oct 2016 16:49:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Gulls+Celebrate+Win.jpg
A preview of what's going on in San Diego sports this week.]]>
<![CDATA[SNF: Colts, Texans Struggling Offense]]> Sat, 15 Oct 2016 13:36:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SNF+Preview+colts+Texans.png
The Houston Texans host the Indianapolis Colts Sunday night at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBC. The "Football Night in America" team, Dan Patrick, Tony Dungy and Rodney Harrison, look ahead at the match-up.]]>
<![CDATA[Colin Kaepernick Gets Starting Nod at Quarterback for 49ers]]> Sat, 15 Oct 2016 12:05:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/KaepStarting.jpg
San Francisco 49ers head coach Chip Kelly announced Tuesday that Colin Kaepernick has been handed the reins to take over as the team's starting quarterback.

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