Los Angeles Teams

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Lamah gets a brace vs. LA Galaxy (1:02)

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Tough call but the right call on Melvin Ingram's sack of Trevor Siemian. Ingram's target has got to be lower.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers get another shot at first and goal from a yard out and make a nice call hitting Austin Ekeler on a swing route for a TD. Chargers now lead the Broncos 14-0.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers have held Broncos' offense to 1-of-6 on third down and 74 total yards on five possessions.

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Roland Lamah makes it 1-1 against LA Galaxy (0:57)
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Rams top Cardinals in London (1:08)

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

The last time the Chargers had a return for a touchdown was a 65-yard punt return for a score by Micheal Spurlock in a December 2012 game against the New York Jets.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

You can't help but feel really good about where the Rams are right now. They're as healthy as a team can expect to be through 7 weeks, but everything is clicking. Defense has allowed only 39 points in the last 14 quarters, while settling in under Wade Phillips. Special teams continues to be a strength, as has been the case for a while now. And the offense, a decade-long hindrance, looks good. Todd Gurley looks like one of the NFL's best RBs again, and QB Jared Goff, with a much better offensive line and weapons all around him, is light years ahead of where he was as a rookie. Sean McVay may be running away with Coach of the Year honors.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Big play by Travis Benjamin on 65-yard punt return for a TD and Chargers have their first lead of the season in the opening quarter, a 7-0 advantage over the Broncos. Chargers have been outscored 50-14 in the first quarter so far this season.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers give the ball four straight times to Melvin Gordon and can't get in from a yard out, turning the ball over on downs and wasting a turnover created by the defense. Bolts have to be more creative on offense in that situation.

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Michael Ciani puts FC Dallas playoff hopes in jeopardy (0:56)

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

It's been a long time since Rams fans could feel this hopeful. They're coming off a dominant performance against the division-rival Cardinals and are 5-2 for the first time since 2003, with all three phases clicking. Todd Gurley is back to his dominant ways, on the ground and through the air, and Jared Goff looks significantly improved as a second-year quarterback. Their defense, meanwhile, has allowed only 39 points over the last 14 quarters, including zero on Sunday. They went 4-12 in 2016, their first year in L.A., but now they suddenly look like a legitimate playoff contender under Sean McVay.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

The Rams proved something, to the US and to Western Europe, on Sunday: They're a legitimate playoff contender. They dominated the Cardinals in every way possible, converting 28 first downs, holding the ball for more than 39 minutes, intercepting two passes and outgaining their opponent by 232 yards. First shutout since Dec. 7, 2014; first 5-2 start since 2003. Amazing what Sean McVay has already done in his first year.

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Peterson struggles against Rams' D (0:26)

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

Todd Gurley, 100-plus yards on the ground for the 4th time in 5 games -- after a 20-game stretch without doing it a single time. Amazing.

Tom Hamilton ESPN UK Reporter 

Atmosphere quietening a little here at Twickenham as the temperature drops and score remains this one sided. Third quarter now over and Rams lead 26-0. Game littered with injuries so far.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

Jared Goff threw his fourth interception of the year, with the Rams marching up the field once again. He has five turnovers this year, but three of them came in one game.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

A little more of an emphasis to get Sammy Watkins involved today. He had five targets, with three catches for 42 yards, at the midway mark of the third quarter. Only 10 targets in the previous three weeks.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers inactives: WR Dontrelle Inman, TE Sean Culkin, QB Cardale Jones, RT Joe Barksdale, DT Corey Liuget, RB Branden Oliver, T Tyler Marz.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

Another really nice drive put together by Jared Goff to start the second half, though the Rams once again had to settle for a field goal. Long completions to Robert Woods, Sammy Watkins and Todd Gurley. Five receivers with at least two completions, with more than 25 minutes left.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

Rams center John Sullivan is being helped off the field, with the Rams driving once again to start the second half. Looks like it's his left knee. Austin Blythe would fill in for Sullivan if he's out. Blythe performed well in Sullivan's absence late in Week 3.

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Goff runs it in for TD (0:20)

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers K Nick Novak in the powder blue jersey.