<![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, 25 Sep 2016 15:49:57 -0700Sun, 25 Sep 2016 15:49:57 -0700NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Sunday Night Football: Dallas Cowboys vs Chicago Bears]]> Sun, 25 Sep 2016 14:46:55 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/snf-static1.jpg
The 2016 NFL season continues on Sunday, Sept. 25, as the Chicago Bears travel to meet the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.Sunday Night Football on NBC will kick off at 8:30 p.m. ET.

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<![CDATA[Marlins Pitcher Jose Fernandez's Career in Photos]]> Sun, 25 Sep 2016 12:29:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/021714+jose+fernandez.jpg


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<![CDATA[Chargers at Colts Inactive Players]]> Sun, 25 Sep 2016 12:26:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/172*120/Antonio+Gates+Chiefs+Catch.JPG
Chargers won's have Gates, Dunlap in Indianapolis]]>
<![CDATA[Chargers at Colts: Who to Watch]]> Sun, 25 Sep 2016 09:20:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/186*120/Corey+Liuget+Tackle.JPG
Three players to watch Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium]]>
<![CDATA[Fans, Marlins Mourns Death of Pitcher Jose Fernandez]]> Sun, 25 Sep 2016 12:06:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-488189159.jpg
Baseball fans and players awoke Sunday morning to the tragic news of Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez's untimely death.The ace right-hander was one of three people killed in a boating accident in Miami

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<![CDATA[Padres Fall But Solarte Rises to the Occasion]]> Sun, 25 Sep 2016 15:17:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/168*120/GettyImages-533382432.jpg
Padres drop game three against the Giants, but Solarte offers a moment of reflection.

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<![CDATA[Weekly San Diego Sports Preview]]> Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:10:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*122/GettyImages-601353426.jpg
A look at this weeks San Diego sports schedules.

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<![CDATA[Kaep Joins High School Protest]]> Sun, 25 Sep 2016 05:55:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Castlemont+Football.jpg
Colin Kaepernick stopped by a high school football game in Oakland, California Friday to join players in a National Anthem protest and encourage them to “lift each other up.”When the anthem began before...

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<![CDATA[Anthem Protests Spread to Colleges, WNBA Player Sits]]> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:19:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/colinkaepernick3.JPG
Liberty guard Brittany Boyd sat on the bench with her head bowed during the national anthem before a WNBA playoff game.Hours earlier, college football players for Michigan and Michigan State, along with...

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<![CDATA[Chargers WR Making Most of his Opportunity]]> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 15:37:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/172*120/Tyrell+Williams+vs+Jaguars.JPG
Tyrell Williams has earned a lot of new fans in 2016]]>
<![CDATA[Wil Myers Having a Historic Season at Home]]> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 15:27:32 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MYERS+HIGH+FIVE.jpg
The Padres All-Star keeps adding on to his historic season at Petco Park.

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<![CDATA[Padres Take Game Two Over the Giants 7-2]]> Sat, 24 Sep 2016 14:58:09 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/170*120/Wil+Myers+Bat+Flip.jpg
Padres break out the bats to beat the Giants 7-2 in the second game of the series at Petco Park.

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<![CDATA[High School Athletes Take Time to Help Veterans]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:23:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*120/2+Team+RWB+Ruck.png
Team RWB joins football programs for "Ruck For Veterans"]]>
<![CDATA[Chargers May Not Have Gates Sunday]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:40:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/184*120/Antonio+Gates+After+Jags+TD.JPG
But the Colts are even more beat up than the Bolts]]>
<![CDATA[Smart Football Helmets]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 13:14:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Smart+Helmet.jpg
The Friday night lights will illuminate high school football stadiums across the country this evening -- while new helmet technology is shedding light on one of football's long-time concerns: Concussions.

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<![CDATA[LeBron James Executive Produces New Sitcom for NBC]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:45:24 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/178*120/GettyImages-588692562-LebronJames.jpg
Gentrification is a phenomenon that’s affecting nearly every major U.S. city, and apparently NBA champ LeBron James sees it material ready made for television.

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Utley Makes Ridiculous No Look Play For Dodgers]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 05:20:28 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Utley+ridiculous+play.png
Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley made a ridiculous no-look, behind the back play for an out on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Padres Start Rookies But Still Lose]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:14:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/176*120/gs-padres3.jpg
Renfroe collects first two hits as a Padre, but Giants prevail 2-1.]]>
<![CDATA[MJ's Minute: Padres Rookies Prepare for their First MLB Starts]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:16:30 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MJsMinutePadresRookies_1200x675_771510851870.jpg
In this edition of MJ's Minute: The Padres rookies Carlos Asuaje and Hunter Renfroe talked about their excitement ahead of their Major League Baseball debuts.]]>
<![CDATA[Kaepernick Graces Time Magazine]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:31:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/kap-kneel.jpg
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick graces the cover of Time magazine next month, at the same time a new poll shows he’s the most disliked player in the National Football League.This dichotomy of...

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<![CDATA[Three Rookies Debut In Padres Loss]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:04:45 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MyersRally.jpg
Wil Myers crushed his 27th homer of the year but San Diego fell 3-2 to Arizona.

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<![CDATA[MJ's Minute: Chargers DE Joey Bosa's First Practice in Full Pads]]> Wed, 21 Sep 2016 19:45:42 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MJsMinuteBosaInPads_1200x675_770675267594.jpg
In this edition of MJ's Minute Chargers rookie defensive end Joey Bosa practiced in full pads for the first time this season. The Bolts first round draft pick has been hampered by an on going hamstring...]]>
<![CDATA[Bosa Back in Pads]]> Wed, 21 Sep 2016 18:28:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ap-joey-bosa.jpg
Chargers 1st round pick working his way in to playing shape

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<![CDATA[Another Entity Opposes Chargers Stadium Initiative]]> Wed, 21 Sep 2016 22:04:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/Conceptual+Chargers+Stadium+Renderings+422+2016+9+-+Copy.PNG
Downtown Communinty Planning Council urges a no vote on Measure C

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<![CDATA[Padres Get A Look at the Future]]> Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:21:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/185*120/Manny+Margot.JPG
San Diego calls up several top prospects for remainder of 2016]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: Chargers Players Shop for Shoes with Local Kids]]> Tue, 20 Sep 2016 22:02:14 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/ChargersPaylessForWeb_1200x675_769849923970.jpg
Chargers players spent their off day shopping with local kids at Payless Shoe Source stores across San Diego. We caught up with one group at the Kearny Mesa location.]]>
<![CDATA[US Gymnasts' Doctor, Accused of Abuse, Fired From Univ.]]> Tue, 20 Sep 2016 18:36:10 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/219*120/Gymnastics-Beam.jpg
A doctor who for 20 years treated some of America's Olympic gymnasts has been terminated from his post at Michigan State University amid an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations, NBC News...

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<![CDATA[Kaepernick Reports Death Threats]]> Wed, 21 Sep 2016 03:47:13 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/kap-kneel.jpg
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick says he has received death threats amid his growing protest movement against racial injustices and police brutality.Kaepernick has refused to stand for...

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<![CDATA[Chargers Sign New Running Back]]> Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:04:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-497889260.jpg
The Chargers did not wait long to try and replace injured running back Danny Woodhead.

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<![CDATA[Padres Salute Yuliett Solarte Before Victory]]> Tue, 20 Sep 2016 07:30:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/PadresYulietteGettyImages-608593730.jpg
The Padres showed their support for their grieving teammate and then proceeded to beat the Diamondbacks 3-2.

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<![CDATA[MJ's Minute- Aztecs Football Ranked in AP Top 25]]> Mon, 19 Sep 2016 22:41:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MJsMinuteSDSURanked_1200x675_769112131743.jpg
The Undefeated Aztecs are ranked in the Associated Press Top 25 teams list for the first time in more than 20 years. SDSU comes in at number 22 as they head into their bye week.]]>
<![CDATA[Chargers Lose Woodhead For Season]]> Mon, 19 Sep 2016 13:20:38 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/WoodheadGettyImages-607568310.jpg
Bolts running back has a torn ACL

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<![CDATA[The Day Grossmont High School Takes Over MLB]]> Mon, 19 Sep 2016 12:21:58 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/174*120/Joe+Musgrove.JPG
Three Foothillers to start on the same day across Baseball]]>
<![CDATA[Throwing the book at the Chargers]]> Sun, 18 Sep 2016 22:18:53 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Todd_Jay_Paris_Charger_book_1200x675_767995459997.jpg
Longtime San Diego sportswriter Jay Paris is the author of a new book titled, "Game of My Life, Memorable Stories of the San Diego Chargers." For more on the book, here's Paris with NBC 7's Todd Strain.]]>
<![CDATA[Aztecs Pull Rank]]> Sun, 18 Sep 2016 18:01:22 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Todd_Rocky_Long_Sept_18_1200x675_767986755864.jpg
San Diego State football has broken into the top 25, the Aztecs are ranked 22nd in the Associated Press Top 25 Poll. NBC 7's Todd Strain talked with SDSU Head Coach Rocky Long about the ranking and the teams 3-0...]]>
<![CDATA[Chargers Bounce Back In Big Way]]> Sun, 18 Sep 2016 16:45:41 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-607562492+%281%29.jpg
Much like they did a week prior in Kansas City, the Chargers got out to a big lead in their home opener against the Jaguars.

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<![CDATA[Chargers Inactives vs. Jaguars]]> Sun, 18 Sep 2016 12:03:04 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/171*120/Orlando+Franklin+Blocking.JPG
The Bolts are mostly intact for the home opener]]>
<![CDATA[Collinsworth Talks Packers, Vikings Rivalry]]> Sun, 18 Sep 2016 18:44:20 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Collinsworth+SNF+Preview.jpg
Coming up on NBC's Sunday Night Football, the Minnesota Vikings play host to the green bay packers in an NFC central match-up. SNF analyst Cris Collinsworth offers his thoughts on the rivalry between the Packers...

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<![CDATA[Weekly San Diego Sports Preview]]> Sat, 17 Sep 2016 23:09:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/HectorSanchezHR.jpg
A look ahead at what's going on this week in San Diego sports.

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<![CDATA[Chargers vs. Jaguars: Who to Watch]]> Sat, 17 Sep 2016 22:52:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/170*120/Kyle+Emanuel+Rushing.JPG
Three players to keep an eye on Sunday at Qualcomm Stadium]]>