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San Diego Chargers Name Their Team Captains

By Ernie Padaon

August 30, 2012; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers (17) looks for an open receiver against the San Francisco 49ers during the first quarter at Candlestick Park. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-US PRESSWIRE

The San Diego Chargers named their team captains today. Philip Rivers and Nick Hardwick are the offensive captains, Takeo Spikes and Eric Weddle are the defensive captains again. They were all team captains last year. Antonio Gates will join the group as an offensive team captain. Darrell Stuckey will be the new special teams captain, taking over for Jacob Hester.