D.J. Fluker

No sleight of hand used as Chargers shuffle players in for win

No sleight of hand used as Chargers shuffle players in for win

SAN DIEGO — A heavy weight seemed all but to be lifted off the collective backs of the Chargers after their 30-21 win over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.

Chargers learning by watching

Chargers learning by watching

SAN DIEGO — Play, pause and rewind buttons on every remote control in each of the NFL’s 32 teams’ film rooms must be near worn out following the first week of preseason action.Last week marked the first time this season that teams faced opposing teams; that players tackled other players to the ground and offenses […]

For Chargers O-line it’s all in the hands — and feet

For Chargers O-line it’s all in the hands — and feet

SAN DIEGO — In between shouts of play calls and clashes on the line of scrimmage, offensive line coach Joe D’Alessandris shouted constantly to his lineman to get their hands up against the onrushing defenders.

Freeney signs with Chargers, not yet in camp

Freeney signs with Chargers, not yet in camp

SAN DIEGO — With the Chargers entering their second week of organized team activities the goal for head coach Mike McCoy continues to be searching for the best 53 players to fill the roster.

Te’o, Fluker run with the ones in OTAs

Te’o, Fluker run with the ones in OTAs

SAN DIEGO — The Chargers began their search for the best 53 players Monday with the opening of OTAs.

Chargers make sizeable moves in the draft

Chargers make sizeable moves in the draft

SAN DIEGO — D.J. Fluker has hands the size of small frying pans, a shoe size of 22. On Thursday, the Chargers made a sizeable choice, literally, using their 11th overall pick in the first round of the NFL draft to select the 22-year-old, 6 foot 5 inch, 339 pound offensive tackle.