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July 8, 2019

The Road To The NBA Finals Runs Through Los Angeles

Board Man Gets Paid; Clippers Make Trade. Anthony Davis joins LeBron on the Lakers, and the road to the NBA Finals goes through Los Angeles.
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LA Rams And LA Chargers

LA Rams Receivers And Tight Ends Run Drills During Training Camp. Photo Credit: Ryan Dyrud | Sports Al Dente

Rams Position Groups: The Good, The Bad, And The Meh

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Each of the Rams position groups can be classified as "good," "bad," or "meh." Here's a look at each of the position groups keeping those grades in mind.
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Anthony Lynn Doesn’t Fit The Head Coaching Mold, But He’s Perfect For The Chargers

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Anthony Lynn isn't among the young, flavor of the month wunderkind coaches. So why is he perfect for the Los Angeles Chargers?
Pro Football Hall Of Fame Tight End Kellen Winslow. Photo Credit: The USO | Under Creative Commons License

Kellen Winslow And The Greatest Tight Ends Of All Time

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In recent years, the tight end position has been greatly highlighted in the NFL.
Philip Rivers Legacy. Los Angeles Chargers QB Philip Rivers During Training Camp In 2018. Photo Credit: Monica Dyrud

Chargers And Cardinals Preseason Preview

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The Chargers and Cardinals begin their preseasons against each other. Find out the biggest things to watch for when Los Angeles travels to Arizona.
Los Angeles Chargers Safety Derwin James. Photo Credit: Ryan Dyrud | Sports Al Dente

Chargers Position Groups Vs AFC West: Volume 8 – Secondary

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Each team has an elite, or potentially elite, player they can boast about in the secondary.
Cornerback Aqib Talib During Rams And Chargers Joint Practice. Photo Credit: Ryan Dyrud | Sports Al Dente

A Narrative Take On Rams And Chargers Joint Practice

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The Rams and Chargers spent two days together for joint practices. I talk about my experience and analyze some of the top performers for the Rams.
LA Rams Offense And Robert Woods Line Up Against The Chargers Defense During Joint Practice Of 2019 Training Camp. Photo Credit: Ryan Dyrud | Sports Al Dente

Robert Woods Is Owed An Apology

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When the Rams signed Robert Woods it seemed perplexing given his lack of production in Buffalo. It turns out he's one of the biggest bargains in the league.
Rams Head Coach Sean McVay After Joint Practice With The Chargers. Photo Credit: Ryan Dyrud | Sports Al Dente

McVay and Snead Brain Trust Continues Til 2023

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After two seasons and a super bowl appearance, the brain trust of McVay and Snead will continue until 2023. This extends one of the league's best coach/front office relationships in…

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Week 8 NFL Betting Lines

2019 NFL Draft Betting Guide

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Sports Al Dente is bringing you the 2019 NFL Draft Betting Guide: your best bets for this weekend for which players go where, which teams do what and more.
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Harbaugh is Right: Move Up the Draft

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John Harbaugh came out in favor of moving up the NFL Draft and he is absolutely right as it would benefit the league in a variety of ways.
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The NFL Combine – Let The Fun Begin!

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The NFL combine gets underway this week. Testing, evaluating, and measuring of tomorrow's pros. Let's discuss what it's all about.
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Zac Taylor And The Fantasy Woes

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In Zac Taylor and the Fantasy Woes we disect the new Cincinnati Bengals head coach to see if he's got the beans to keep things rolling for us coaches.

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August 16, 2019

EP 46: End Of Boogie and Wrestling Entrances

Wes, Bryan, and Chauncey talk about the end of Boogie Cousins, Dak's contract, Disney+, and rank wrestling entrances.