Morning Dump: San Diego Chargers News Around the Web

By Ernie Padaon

Jan 12, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers (17) is sacked in the fourth quarter by Denver Broncos defensive end Shaun Phillips (90) during the 2013 AFC divisional playoff football game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The Broncos beat the Chargers 24-17. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

Chargers planned to wear bolo ties at Super Bowl
The Chargers‘ most polarizing story of the year was set to take an abrupt turn — at least that was the plan — if the team made it to the Super Bowl. Philip Rivers donned a bolo tie and snakeskin boots after each game this season, starting a local 

Titans hire Chargers assistant to be offensive coordinator
The Tennessean
Previous coaching stops: Chargers tight ends coach (2011-13); 49ers quarterbacks coach (2010); 49ers offensive assistant (2009); University of Tennessee tight ends coach (2008); Jets tight ends coach (2007); Jets offensive quality control coach (2006); ..

San Diego Chargers‘ Philip Rivers wins Comeback Player of the Year honors
The San Diego Chargers were finally able to reach the playoffs this year after failing to do so since the 2009 season. They fired head coach Norv Turner and brought in Mike McCoy, a former offensive coordinator for the Denver Broncos. If this team was 

Twins cheat Chargers fans, get prison
U-T San Diego
In one case, more than a dozen local fans arranged through the company to watch theChargers play the Chicago Bears in 2011. But once they arrived, they found the brothers had not reserved hotel rooms or game tickets, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said.