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You might remember that Doug Flutie spent four seasons as the QB of the San Diego Chargers. Those weren’t exactly memorable years for Doug as he went 8-14 and had his final NFL start in 2004. Flash-forward eight years and another Flutie is hoping to erase the bad memories in southern California. Alexa Flutie (attended La Jolla High) is returning to her one-time home where she participated over the weekend to become a Chargers Girl.
Yep, left the Patriots cheerleading unity for a shot at stardom with the Chargers Girls. In the NFL cheerleading food chain it’s (1.) Dallas (2.) San Diego (3.) Miami (4.) Jets Flight Crew (5.) Saintsations. You’d have to drop into the teens before anyone notices the Patriots cheerleaders. They’re like the Tennessee Titans as far as recognition goes. Middle of the road. Not going to build a dancing career off the Patriots on the resume.
Hence the scenery change.
However, Alexa isn’t really making a big deal about the news. She told one Twitter user over ...
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The NFL released the regular season schedules for all 32 teams on Tuesday. At first glance a few things stand out about the Chargers schedule. First, the Bolts have 5 primetime games this season, including 2 Monday night games, 2 Sunday night games, and a Thursday game. Second, the Chargers lucked out practically having 2 bye weeks in a row with...
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According to Aaron Wilson of Scout.com, South Carolina defensive end/linebacker Melvin Ingram visited the Buffalo Bills and San Diego Chargers this week.
Ingram has also met with the New York Jets, and the Tennessee Titans. He worked out privately for the Atlanta Falcons and Miami Dolphins.
Ingram is a versatile pass rusher that could end up being a top ten pick in next week’s draft.
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Two of the NFL’s most-storied franchises—the Green Bay Packers and the Dallas Cowboys—will travel to San Diego to take on the Chargers to open the 2012 preseason with back-to-back contests at Qualcomm Stadium.
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