Oct 20, 2013; Jacksonville, FL, USA; San Diego Chargers helmet lays on the field after the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field. Mandatory Credit: Melina Vastola-USA TODAY Sports

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Chargers hire Metzelaars as tight ends coach
Washington Post
Metzelaars played tight end in the NFL for 16 seasons, with Seattle, Buffalo, Carolina and Detroit. He was teammates with Frank Reich, who was promoted to replace Whisenhunt as Chargers offensive coordinator after spending one season as quarterbacks 

Chargers hire Pete Metzelaars as tight ends coach; is reunited with Reich
Fox News
Metzelaars played tight end in the NFL for 16 seasons, with Seattle, Buffalo, Carolina and Detroit. He was teammates with Frank Reich, who was promoted to replace Whisenhunt as Chargers offensive coordinator after spending one season as quarterbacks 

Chargers Find New Coach
NBC 7 San Diego
Former Chargers offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt just about has his coaching staff filled out in Tennessee. It looks like Jason Michael is the only guy from San Diego’s coaching staff coach Whis will take with him. Michael left to be the Titans 

Chargers hire Pete Metzelaars
U-T San Diego
Pete Metzelaars was hired as the team’s tight ends coach, a source said Friday. A former 16-year NFL tight end, Metzelaars spent 12 of the final 13 seasons as Reich’s teammate. Together from 1985 to 1994 in Buffalo, they also played in 1995 for the 

 

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  • Derek

    I think our d line coach needs to be re-evaluated. The inconsistency tells me they don’t know or haven’t been preparing well. Granted we aren’t a 4-3 defense so our d lines productivity won’t show up on the stat sheet I blame cam’ slack of development to a servicable starter and Reyes lack of growth as an edge setter and being able to collapse the pocket on the coach. All 3 are able to dominate inferior linemen but I’ve seen back ups and average linemen handle them. I’m glad we learned something going into that seccond bengals game but Miami was embarrassing. They only had a 1/3rd of their line and tamnahill had all day.