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Is any San Diego Chargers fan really surprised that their team had yet another disappointing season under head coach Norv Turner? — Didn’t think so. The Chargers are out of playoff contention and now, one has to wonder what the San Diego front office is waiting for. It’s a foregone conclusion that Norv will finally be ousted putting Chargers fans out of years of misery and underachievement. Gone are the talents of Drew Brees, Ladainian Tomlinson, Vincent Jackson, and Michael Turner. No, it wasn’t necessarily Norv who let those players go, but it was on his watch that their Super Bowl caliber talent was wasted. Also gone are the primes of current quarterback Philip Rivers and Tight End Antonio Gates.… Read more
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A report on Thursday seems to indicate that the disappointing 2012 season will be the end of the tumultuous Norv Turner era in San Diego.
As Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune reported, Norv Turner is done in San Diego after this season.I said about a month ago: "I don't know why or how Norv Turner is still the coach of the San Diego Chargers."It looks like Chargers president Dean Spanos saw my article and took action! Well, I doubt that, but he see's the same things the rest of us do -- Norv...
Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune released a report that Chargers’ general manager A.J. Smith and head coach Norv Turner will be fired at the end of this season.
The Chargers have released a statement in response to Acee’s report.
“There is only one person in this organization who will make those decisions and that’s me, and I haven’t shared my thoughts with anyone...
Enough is enough, and it’s time for a change in San Deigo.
The San Diego Union Tribune reports that the San Diego Chargers will fire head coach Norv Turner and general manager A.J. Smith at season’s end. According to the report, team president Dean Spanos came to the conclusion about a month ago that it was probably time for Turner to go. More recently, the paper reports, did...
Kevin Acee of the UT San Diego is reporting that San Diego Chargers head coach and general manager A.J. Smith will be fired at the end of the season. This shouldn’t come as a surprise to many people, and Norv has been on the hot seat for quite sometime. The Chargers are a very poor 4-8 this year and have lost four straight games. I have to agree with the decision if...
Chargers fans breathe a sigh of relief.
Unfortunately, Phillip Rivers is still throwing game deciding end zone picks, but the Chargers’s two headed monster of a problem is finally about to be slayed.
Norv Turner and A.J. Smith will soon be unemployed, according to Kevin Acee, beat reporter for the San Diego Union Tribune.
Dec 2, 2012; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers head...
According to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune, team president Dean Spanos has decided to fire head coach Norv Turner and GM A.J. Smith at the end of the season.
The 4-8 Chargers are approaching their first losing season since 2003 and Acee writes that Spanos decided at least a month ago that Turner would be gone, and recently also decided that Smiths time in San Diego...
Reportedly the San Diego Chargers will clean house at the end of the season.
Kevin Acee of U-T San Diego reports that general manager A.J. Smith and coach Norv Turner will be fired at the end of the season. According to Acce's sources, Chargers president Dean Spanos "essentially decided this a month ago that Turner's time was drawing to a rapid close."
Among the big name QBs it's really just Michael Vick who is still sidelined by injury. Big Ben is back this week against the Chargers to help put another dagger into AJ Smith and Norv Turner.
According to a report Thursday from Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune, the San Diego Chargers will fire head coach Norv Turner and general manager A.J. Smith at the end of this season and that the decision was made over a month ago by Chargers president Dean Spanos.
Spanos quickly shot down the rumors and said in a statement, “There is only one person in this organization...