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Aug 2, 2012; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers (red) calls the cadence as tight end Randy McMichael (81) goes in motion behind the line during training camp at Charger Park. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

Chargers offseason report: Surging back into contention?
The San Diego Chargers are a team in transition, as coach Mike McCoy and general manager Tom Telesco have replaced Norv Turner and A.J. Smith, respectively, and are charged with returning the Chargers to the top of the AFC West after back-to-back 

Chargers and KFMB renew broadcast partnership
KFMB will have exclusive rights to three Chargers preseason broadcasts in 2013: Thursday, Aug. 8 vs. Seattle (7 p.m. PT), Saturday, Aug. 24 at Arizona (7 p.m. PT) and Thursday, Aug. 29 against San Francisco (7 p.m. PT). The Chargers‘ Aug. 15 game at 

Examining Chargers‘ Offseason and Key Preseason Positional Battles
Bleacher Report
Following years of stability and relative success, the San Diego Chargers bottomed out in 2012, finishing the season 7-9 and well short of the playoff hunt in the AFC. General Manager A.J. Smith and head coach Norv Turner had already been on the hot 

Philip Rivers’ play is ‘deteriorating’ for the Chargers
SB Nation
Philip Rivers’ streak of 4,000-yard seasons ended in 2012 when the Chargers‘ offense faltered as the quarterback finished with his lowest passing yard total and fewest touchdowns since 2007. ESPN analyst Ron Jaworski recenty evaluated Rivers and didn’t 

Know Your Enemy: Week 1, Houston Texans
Bolts from the Blue
The Chargers are 4-0 all time against the Texans, having last faced them in 2010. TheChargers won that game by a score of 29-23, despite a Special Teams unit that looked more like a Pop Warner team than a group of professional football players.

Chargers nearly drove Fouts out of the NFL in ‘ 77
Bolts from the Blue
The loss of Bacon meant that another DE was needed, so the team traded with the Rams to acquire 2nd–year pro Leroy Jones. Prothro’s rebuild was nearly complete. TheChargers started the 1976 season with only 5 players on the roster from the 1973 team.

Jerideau ready to chase NFL dream
Collection Today
Former Colleton County High and University of South Carolina standout Byron Jerideau goes through a drill during the San Diego Chargers‘ rookie mini camp in May. Jerideau, an undrafted rookie free agent, will be fighting for one of San Diego’s