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Former Chargers general manager A.J. Smith was with the club for the past 10 years. For the first half the team was successful but struggles over the past several years but understands why he was fired by the team. Smith, along with coach Norv Turner we…Upvote Share Tweet
The Chargers will interview Colts Director of Player Personnel Tom Telesco, a team source told Albert Breer of NFL Network and NFL.com. He will join Tom Gamble, 49ers director of player personnel, David Caldwell, Falcons director of player personnel, St…Upvote Share Tweet
Evening AFC West notesESPN.com Jan 1, 2013U-T San Diego adds Atlanta Falcons front-office man David Caldwell to the group the San Diego Chargers will interview for their general manager job. CBS Sports reports Indianapolis Colts executive Tom Telesco will interview with the Chargers as well. Ho…Upvote Share TweetWell, here's a good one. According to former San Diego Chargers head coach Norv Turner, who was fired on Monday after failing to take the franchise to the postseason in each of the last three seasons, said after his termination that the Chargers aren't …Upvote Share Tweetchargers.com Jan 1, 2013The decision on who will be the next general manager and head coach for the San Diego Chargers is an important undertaking that will set the course for the franchise. To ensure they hire the bes...Upvote Share TweetThe Chargers were interested in interviewing Broncos director of player personnel Matt Russell about their general manager job. But the Broncos said no, and Russell sort of did as well. According to Kevin Acee of U-T San Diego, the Chargers went through…Upvote Share Tweetsignonsandiego.com Jan 1, 2013Imitating the 2009 Chargers, the Broncos have won 11 consecutive games to earn a first-round bye.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jan 1, 2013Bill O’Brien has said he will remain at Penn State after revitalizing the program in one year. However, it appears O’Brien would have opportunities in the NFL -- including in the AFC West. CBS Sports reports the San Diego Chargers are one of four teamUpvote Share Tweet
Most Appealing Coaching VacancyJan 1Tedy Bruschi and Damien Woody discuss their picks for the most appealing coaching vacancy in the NFL.
Peter King: Rams started their rebuilding effort the right way in 2012; ma…Jan 1On Black New Year's Day, as 11 NFL teams try to figure out what to do with either their organization, GM, coach, coaching staffs -- or all of them -- I bring you my Smart Team of the Year: the St. Louis Rams.
Jim Trotter: Seahawks defense short on marquee names, but not superstar pl…Jan 1There were 53 cornerbacks selected in the 2011 NFL draft, and Richard Sherman wasn't among the first 33 chosen. If you think that doesn't grate on him, then you don't know Sherman, who was taken in the fifth round by the Seattle Seahawks.