Posts Tagged ‘norv-turner’

Chargers and Norv Turner Look for “Redemption”

Good news for Chargers fans. Coach Norv Turner and his team seem to have a bit of a chip on their shoulders. After losing to the New York Jets in last year’s playoffs after ending the regular season with a 13-3 record, the Chargers are bent on returning to the playoffs and redeeming themselves for […]

Chargers Ink Head Coach Norv Turner to an Extension Through 2013

Despite losing to the Jets on Sunday at home to put an end to their season, the Chargers today announced that head coach Norv Turner isn’t going anywhere. The coach Monday night inked an extension that will keep him in San Diego as coach through 2013. Norv Turner has gotten his contract extension. The team […]

2009 Gridiron Gab Team Previews: San Diego Chargers

So often an NFL player will claim that his team’s season isn’t successful unless it ends with a Lombardi Trophy. The rigidity of this notion—a season’s value being measured only in the variable of victories, and true value not being recognized unless one of those victories happens to be of the rarest, most difficult form—would […]

Injury Free Chargers RB Tomlinson Ready to Come Back Strong in 2009

It seemed like about two months ago that Chargers RB LaDainian Tomlinson was on his way out of San Diego and on the streets after eight great seasons with the Bolts. After a rough early part of the offseason though, Tomlinson and the team were finally able to play nice, and L.T. re-did his deal […]

Sproles Just the Bolt the Chargers Needed in Win Over Colts

When it came out on Saturday that it appeared that LaDainian Tomlinson was not going to be able to go for the Chargers vs the Colts, the thought was the season would be fast over for San Diego. Not so. Little did the Colts, or probably even the Chargers for that matter, realize the player […]

Head Coaches On The Hot Seat

Chargers’ Merriman Has Ligament Damage, Weighs Options

Yesterday, I reported about San Diego Chargers linebacker Shawne Merriman getting his knee examined by Dr. James Andrews after experiencing lingering pain; according to Merriman, he said on Thursday night that he has ligament damage and is weighing his options. In an email to the North County Times, Merriman stated that he had a loose […]

San Diego Chargers 2008 Preview Report

By Andy Benoit, www.NFLTouchdown.com Predicted: 1st 2007 Record: 11-5 (1st AFC West) Head Coach: Norv Turner (2nd year) Roster Quick View *rookie **new veteran Offense QB: Philip Rivers Only 6 months removed from reconstructive knee surgery, though appears to be good to go. Amazing. RB: LaDainian Tomlinson Finally has some naysayers after a disappointing end […]