• by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Chargers RB Ryan Mathews gets the red-light for Week 17

    Chargers running back Ryan Mathews was officially ruled out for Sunday's regular season finale at Kansas City, per the team's official website. Mathews' 2014 regular season campaign comes to an end after appearing in only six games, registering 330 yards and three touchdowns on 74 attempts on the ground. Branden Oliver, Donald Brown and Ronnie Brown will all shoulder the load in the running game. According to Vegas Insiders, the Chargers are a 1-point underdog at Kansas City. San Diego can clinch a playoff spot with a win on Sunday.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Chargers RB Ryan Mathews (ankle) still sidelined

    Chargers running back Ryan Mathews (ankle) was unable to practice again Wednesday as the team prepared for Sunday's game at Kansas City. Mathews has missed two straight games and nine overall this year. If Mathews can't play, Branden Oliver, Donald Brown and Ronnie Brown would share backfield duties. The Chargers are 3-point underdogs.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Branden Oliver heads Chargers rushing attack in Week 16 win

    Chargers running back Branden Oliver lead the running-back committee Saturday, racking up 53 yards on 13 carries and adding three receptions for 28 yards. Oliver showed plenty of burst while continually churning out positive plays, leading the running-back carousel with 16 of the Chargers backs' 29 touches. Ronnie Brown managed to pick up 33 yards on seven carries while adding a nine-yard reception, and Donald Brown delivered 12 yards on four carries as well as a four-yard reception. If starter Ryan Mathews cannot play in Week 17, Oliver figures to once again lead a multifaceted rushing attack. The Chargers will square off with the Chiefs next Sunday.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Chargers list Week 14 inactives vs. Patriots

    The Chargers have rulled the following players as inactive for Sunday night's Week 14 matchup with the Patriots: nose tackles Ryan Carrethers (elbow) and Damion Square, running back Ronnie Brown, wide receiver Dontrelle Inman, guard Jeff Baca, tight end David Johnson and linebacker Cordarro Law. Carrethers had already been ruled out for Sunday's game so his absence won't be unexpected. The team does have all three of its questionable players available for action, as linebacker Donald Butler (quad) and offensive linemen D.J. Fluker (concussion) and Chris Watt (calf) are active. Also active are all the team's probable players, including quarterback Philip Rivers (chest), defensive tackle Corey Liuget (knee) and linebacker Andrew Gachkar (knee).

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Chargers unveil Week 13 inactives

    The following players have been ruled inactive for the Chargers in Week 13 against the Ravens: Dontrelle Inman, Ronnie Brown, Andrew Gachkar, Damion Square, Ryan Miller, Ryan Carrethers and Cordarro Law.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Chargers announce Week 12 inactives

    The Chargers declared safety Jahleel Addae (concussion), running back Ronnie Brown, nose tackle Ryan Carrethers (elbow), receiver Dontrelle Inman, center Rich Ohrnberger (back, ankle), nose tackle Damion Square and linebacker Reggie Walker inactive for Sunday's game against the Rams.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Chargers list Week 11 inactives vs. Raiders

    The Chargers have listed the following players as inactive for Sunday's Week 11 matchup with the Raiders: safety Jahleel Addae (concussion), nose tackles Sean Lissemore (quad) and Damion Square, wide receiver Dontrelle Inman, running back Ronnie Brown, cornerback Richard Crawford and linebacker Reggie Walker. Addae is inactive after being listed as questionable on the team's final injury report Friday. Lissemore was doubtful to play in Week 11. The team will have all six players listed as probable available against the Raiders, including running back Ryan Mathews (knee), wide receiver Seyi Ajirotutu (not injury related), center Rich Ohrnberger (back) and linebackers Manti Te'o (foot), Dwight Freeney (not injury related) and Jeremiah Attaochu (hamstring).

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Chargers RB Ronnie Brown makes an appearance Thursday

    Chargers running back Ronnie Brown made an appearance Thursday night against the Broncos. Brown received just one carry, gaining 8 yards. He also caught his only target, picking up 2 yards on the play. Brown will look for more Week 9 against the Dolphins.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Chargers sign Ronnie Brown

    The Chargers have signed running back Ronnie Brown, U-T San Diego reports. Brown, who played for San Diego in 2012 and 2013, gained four yards on six carries with the Texans before being waived, adding five yards on one reception.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Texans cut Ronnie Brown, sign Jumal Rolle

    The Texans released running back Ronnie Brown and signed cornerback Jumal Rolle off the Packers' practice squad, reports the Houston Chronicle.