Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 8/10/13

The San Diego Chargers were in regular season form to start off their first preseason game, and if it's any indication, a successfull season should be ahead for the newly revamped team. "I think the great thing was the way we started the football game," said head coach Mike McCoy, via the team's official website. "Going down the first series and getting points, converting a 4th-and-1, and guys doing what they’re supposed to do. It was a great way to start." McCoy was pleased with the way quarterback Phillip Rivers and the rest of the first stringers performed well against the Seahawks' starters. Per Chargers.com: 'The Chargers starting offense was in perfect harmony during its longest play. When Ryan Mathews ran a streak down the left sideline, he opened up space for Antonio Gates to get open. Not only that, the entire offensive line gave Philip Rivers a clean pocket to go through his reads and find his tight end for a 20-yard gain. Rivers said it'd be difficult to draw it up any better. "The pocket was so good," Rivers said. "Everyone being on the same page, it was good to get started. It's certainly a good start." '

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