Found August 02, 2012 on Football Nation:
After years of witnessing the San Diego Chargers dominate the AFC West, the tables have turned or we can say the rest of their division foes have caught up and even surpassed the Chargers. Whatever the case may be, if the 2011 season for the Chargers, plagued with injuries and turnovers was difficult. And the 2012 season may be even more difficult for them with key departures from their team and key additions to the other AFC West opponents. Speaking of departures, during the offseason, we witnessed the loss of the most beloved Charger of them all, Junior Seau. We also saw leading receiver Vincent Jackson bolt from San Diego to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and key contributor, running back Mike Tolbert, as well. The one departure that may hurt them the most is now retired offensive guard Kris Deilman who retired after suffering a grand mal seizure from a concussion suffered against the New York Jets. On offense, Philip Rivers is trying to turn the corner on an average season whe...
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