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Chargers draft analysis: Michael Badgley brings stability to kicking game

Chargers draft analysis: Michael Badgley brings stability to kicking game
  • Chargers draft analysis: Michael Badgley brings stability to kicking game FWC: Chargers draft analysis: Michael Badgley brings stability to kicking game

    As the Chargers prepare for the NFL draft, The Times will examine their roster. Part 4 of 8: Special teams. Instead of an Achilles’ heel, the Chargers had an Achilles’ entire foot for far too long. Then a former-mullet-wearing rookie named Michael Badgley showed up last season and solved the team’s…

  • Even Ajax’s scuffed shots are amazing, and 3 other moments from their win over Juventus FWC: Even Ajax’s scuffed shots are amazing, and 3 other moments from their win over Juventus

    Soccer’s best underdog story keeps on rolling. Ajax have sealed a place in the UEFA Champions League semifinals with a 3-2 aggregate victory over Italian champions Juventus, knocking Cristiano Ronaldo and company out of the competition. Tuesday night’s second leg — a 2-1 away win for Ajax in Turin — was one of the best matches of the season anywhere…

  • USC basketball adds transfer guards Daniel Utomi and Noah Baumann FWC: USC basketball adds transfer guards Daniel Utomi and Noah Baumann

    The USC men’s basketball roster for 2019-20 appears to be set after the program added two more transfer guards Tuesday that reinforced a clear theme for what coach Andy Enfield felt the Trojans needed this offseason: experience and scoring from the outside. Daniel Utomi, a 6-foot-6 wing who played…

  • Skateboarder Touches The Sky, Destroys Unsuspecting Passerby FWC: Skateboarder Touches The Sky, Destroys Unsuspecting Passerby

    The red-haired skater drops in from the highest launch ramp. He accelerates through the bottom of the halfpipe, hurtling towards the lip only to launch himself into the air before cresting the wave. For a brief moment, our hero kisses the sky. It is at this point that something terrible happens.Read more…

  • Watch: Alex Ovechkin knocks out Andrei Svechnikov in fight FWC: Watch: Alex Ovechkin knocks out Andrei Svechnikov in fight

    Alex Ovechkin wasn’t looking to get into a fight during Game 3 of the Carolina Hurricanes-Washington Capitals first round playoff series on Monday night, but once he engaged, he looked to end it quickly. Carolina’s Andrei Svechnikov kept dogging Ovechkin, trying to bait him into a fight during the first period. Ovechkin seemed to be declining at first but then…

  • Gracia: Deeney elbow not a red FWC: Gracia: Deeney elbow not a red

    Javi Gracia insists Troy Deeney’s elbow did not merit a red card against Arsenal in Watford’s 1-0 defeat at Vicarage Road.

  • NBA playoffs: Raptors rout Magic to even series FWC: NBA playoffs: Raptors rout Magic to even series

    Kawhi Leonard scored 37 points, Kyle Lowry bounced back from a scoreless playoff opener with 22 and the Toronto Raptors routed the Orlando Magic 111-82 on Tuesday night, evening their Eastern Conference first-round series at one win apiece. Pascal Siakam had 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Raptors,…

  • Craig Kimbrel 'moving closer' to signing with new team, report says FWC: Craig Kimbrel ‘moving closer’ to signing with new team, report says

    Craig Kimbrel may be close to joining a new team.