<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - San Diego Sports News, Photos, and Scores for the Padres, Chargers and More]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.com en-us Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:19:01 -0700 Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:19:01 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Walruses, Tiger, Dolphin Root on San Francisco Giants]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:13:27 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/174*120/Siku_Uquq_sign3.jpg
The animals at Six Flags are rooting on the Giants as the team heads into Game 3 of the World Series vs. the Kansas City Royals.]]>
<![CDATA[A's, SJ Renew Agreement to Continue Working for Ballpark]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:51:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/169*120/72542977.jpg
San Jose will keep trying to land the Oakland Athletics and build a Major League Baseball park in Silicon Valley -- even if it takes another seven years.

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<![CDATA[Orange Crushed]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:28:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/457744516.jpg
Chargers Lose Big In Denver

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<![CDATA[Chargers at Broncos: Who To Watch For]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:44:29 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/173*120/457519442.jpg
Three Players To Keep An Eye On Thursday Night

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<![CDATA[Broncos Trample Chargers in Denver]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:38:21 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/457744034.jpg
The Denver Broncos out gained, out scored and out played the Chargers in a 35-21 win on Thursday Night Football.

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<![CDATA[Niners' Second-Half Schedule Appears Softer]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:13:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/harrrbyeee.jpg
At 4-3, 49ers have won three of last four games but were pounded by Broncos Sunday night

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<![CDATA[War of the Words: Battle Heats Up Between SF, KC Librarians]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:07:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Juan+Marichal+and+Dan+by+Jim+Hart.jpg
The war of words is heating up between two public libraries 1,500 miles apart, as dueling librarians do their part to boost their hometown baseball team's quest to win the World Series

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<![CDATA[Survey Asks LA Residents About NFL Stadium]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:30:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/FARMERS+FIELD+-+INTERIOR+-+VIEW+OF+SEATING+BOWL.jpg
A survey sent to thousands of Los Angeles residents asks several questions designed to gauge interest in an NFL team and what kind of features recipients would like to see in a stadium if a team moves to...

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<![CDATA[Padres Fire Hitting Coach Phil Plantier]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:41:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/phil+plantier.jpg
An anemic Padres offense has cost hitting coach Phil Plantier his job.

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<![CDATA[Chargers Goal: Keep Manning Off Field]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:32:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Chargers-Fan-Bolt-Up-155120.jpg
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning broke the all-time touchdown passing record. Now he gets a chance to carve up the Chargers defense on Thursday night.]]>
<![CDATA["Polite" Librarians Talk World Series Smack]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:59:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/lib-th.jpg
You know things are getting intense when public librarians begin talking smack about the World Series. In a series of back-and-forth tweets, the city librarians in San Francisco and Kansas City began...
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<![CDATA[Cowboys Waive Michael Sam]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:37:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GERRY_MCCARTHY__1409761483_39578161-620x503.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys have waived defensive end Michael Sam from the team's practice squad.

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<![CDATA[Clinic Helps Retired NFL Player Qualify for Settlement]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:06:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/boo+williams.JPG
Retired NFL tight end Boo Williams is getting help from a San Diego clinic to qualify for the league's settlement with former players for conditions related to concussions. NBC 7's Bridget Naso explains on Oct.]]>
<![CDATA[Now Comes the Hard Part for Winless Raiders]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:13:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/178*120/oakochsprno.jpg
Cleveland and St. Louis appear to be only vulnerable teams over final 10 games of schedule

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<![CDATA[2015 Amgen Tour of California Host Cities Announced]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:12:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AMGEN_RACE_HEAT_web_1200x675_258122819579.jpg
The Amgen Tour of California begins May 10, 2015, in Sacramento. Stage 2 will take racers to Nevada City in the Sierra Foothills, then Lodi, before heading to San Jose.]]>
<![CDATA[Chargers: Nobody Likes Playing on Thursday]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:31:46 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chargers+chiefs+nfl+6.jpg
Players, coaches have to bounce back quickly for Thursday night game against Broncos this week.

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<![CDATA[Scenes From Chargers Loss to Chiefs]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:40:11 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chargers+chiefs+nfl+1.jpg
The Chargers lost to Chiefs, 23-20, on Sunday to snap a five-game winning streak. Here are photos from the game at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego.

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<![CDATA[Nick Canepa: Chargers Get a 4F]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:26:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Nick-Canepa-1020.jpg
It's Monday morning, time for Nick Canepa's report card for the San Diego Chargers. He gives Jim Laslavic a preview on Sportswrap.

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<![CDATA[Best of NFL: Week 7]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:38:23 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/457509990.jpg
Don't miss the most dramatic images from the seventh week of the 2014 NFL season.

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<![CDATA[Chargers Fall in Final Seconds to Rival Chiefs]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:46:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chargers+1019.jpg
On Sunday, the Kansas City Chiefs were able to beat the San Diego Chargers at their own game, holding the ball for more than 38 minutes in a 23-20 win over the Bolts at Qualcomm Stadium.

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<![CDATA[Who To Watch For: Chiefs vs. Chargers]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:25:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/164*120/456757970.jpg
Three Players To Keep An Eye On Sunday At The Q

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<![CDATA[Olympian, Coach Steve Scott Battling Prostate Cancer]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 17:49:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/steve+scott+getty.jpg
The Carlsbad man who held the U.S. record for fastest mile for more than two decades is suffering from prostate cancer, according to Scripps Health.

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<![CDATA["War Machine" Attempts Suicide: PD]]> Sat, 18 Oct 2014 10:54:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/War-Machine-vegas-MMA.jpg
Professional mixed martial arts fighter Jonathan "War Machine" Koppenhaver, who is accused of brutally beating his porn star ex-girlfriend and one of her male friends, tried to commit suicide in a Las...

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<![CDATA[Chiefs Provide Interesting Challenge]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:43:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/187*120/456758080.jpg
Tight End Travis Kelce Is Coming In To His Own

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<![CDATA[Aztecs Ranked No. 17 in Preseason Hoops Poll]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:26:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDSU-Aztecs-Mascot-2014.jpg
San Diego State was ranked No. 17 in the USA Today coaches poll, released today. That’s their highest preseason ranking ever and just the second time the program has been ranked in the preseason.

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<![CDATA[Chargers D Line Gets Back to Basics]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:05:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chargers+defense+chiefs.jpg
A week after getting torched by the Oakland Raiders, the Chargers defense is hunkering down and getting back to basics.

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<![CDATA[Giants Win Game 4, Lead NLCS 3-1]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 06:20:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/457282342_8.jpg
The San Francisco Giants took Game 4 of the National League Championship Series against the St. Louis Cardinals with a 6-4 win.

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<![CDATA[Kamara James, U.S. Fencing Olympian, Dies in Modesto]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 08:52:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/KamaraJames.jpg
Princeton graduate and native of New York Kamara James, who was sole American to qualify for epee in 2004 Olympic Games, died suddenly in Modesto. She battled mental illness.

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<![CDATA[Tough Road Ahead]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 22:37:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chargers+raiders+nfl+5.jpg
The Bolts got no love from NFL schedule makers in October.

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<![CDATA[McCoy: Fill Empty Seats With Chargers Fans]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 22:22:07 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/chargers+fans+chiefs+game.jpg
There are still a couple thousand tickets available for Sunday's game with the Kansas City Chiefs. Chargers coach Mike McCoy hopes they are filled with Chargers fans.

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<![CDATA[Rookie Oliver Emerges in Bolts Backfield]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:46:15 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/branden+oliver+chargers+raiders+profile.jpg
The Chargers may have found a superstar in the making in rookie running back Branden Oliver.

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<![CDATA[Randle Faces Shoplifting Charge]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:31:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/joseph-randle-mugshot-inset.jpg
Frisco police say they arrested Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle for allegedly shoplifting $123 in underwear and cologne Monday night at Stonebriar Centre Mall. According to police, Randle, 22,...

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<![CDATA[Report Links GoPro to Brain Injury]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:12:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP886669197394.jpg
GoPro shares tumbled after reports linked the sports-camera maker to the ski accident of retired Formula 1 race car driver Michael Schumacher, sparking safety questions about the use of the

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<![CDATA[Air Force Captain Proposes to Cheerleader During Game]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:05:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/212*120/457130192.jpg
The Arizona Cardinals may have defeated the Washington Redskins on Sunday, but Cardinals cheerleader Claire Thorton, 23, was the big winner when her Air Force Captain boyfriend got down on one knee during...

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