Found January 05, 2012 on
Sources told the U-T San Diego that the Chargers probably won't place the franchise tag on WR Vincent Jackson.

Report: Vincent Jackson unlikely to get franchise tag

Now that we know the Chargers will return the same coach and general manager next season, we can move on to discussing the future makeup of their roster. One of the first decisions they have to make has to do with wide receiver Vincent Jackson, who can be an unrestricted free agent after playing under…

Pagano spurns UCLA, named Chargers DC

New UCLA head coach Jim Mora was hoping to have his staff complete the beginning of this week. Clearly those plans have hit a bump in the road. Thursday revealed more uncertainty. John Pagano was named defensive coordinator for the San Diego Chargers, head coach Norv Turner announced Thursday. Pagano takes over for Greg Manusky, who was fired after one season. Pagano, who'...

Pagano Named Chargers Defensive Coordinator

The San Diego Chargers named veteran defensive coach John Pagano as the team’s new defensive coordinator, replacing Greg Manusky, who was released earlier in the day. Pagano spent the last 10 seasons on San Diego’s staff and has coached linebackers since 2005, helping develop Shaun Phillips and Shawne Merriman among other players. “John has worked extremely hard and been...

Chargers fire Manusky

Defensive coordinator is axed after one season; Pagano likely replacement.

Chargers Stay The Course And Sports Media Reacts

With the announcement by Dean Spanos of his intention to keep Chargers GM AJ Smith and head coach Norv Turner, San Diego’s sports airwaves turned from rampant speculation about the future of the Chargers front office and coaching staff to analysis of and even outrage toward the direction of the... //

Chargers should be looking for a head coach-defense

As previously reported, the San Diego status quo goes only so far.  The Chargers officially have fired defensive coordinator Greg Manusky. “I’d like to thank Greg for the passion and enthusiasm he brought to our team and coaching staff this past season,” coach Norv Turner said in a statement released by the team. Apparently, passion…

Almost Every Losing Coach Got Fired Except the One Who Really Deserved It

Given that opportunities in the NFL come with small windows and little room for error, some how San Diego Chargers coach Norv Turner still has a job, after leading arguably one of the best teams ever constructed backwards.

Chargers fire first-year D-coordinator Manusky

The San Diego Chargers have fired defensive coordinator Greg Manusky after just one year on the job.

Chargers Replace Defensive Coordinator

The San Diego Chargers defense couldn't get off the field last season. So, its playcaller will. Defensive coordinator Greg Manusky was fired Wednesday, just one year into a two-year contract, after the Chargers allowed opponents to convert 49.2 percent of third downs, the NFL's worst mark since 1995. Hours later, Norv Turner announced Manusky's successor, promoting linebackers...

Chargers fire 49ers ex-coach Manusky after 1 year

The Chargers fired defensive coordinator Greg Manusky on Thursday after only one year on the job, replacing him by promoting linebackers coach John Pagano. The shakeout came four days after the Chargers finished 8-8 and missed the playoffs for the second straight year. It came two days after team...
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