Posted December 24, 2012 on AP on Fox
One after another, the San Diego Chargers barreled into Greg McElroy and slammed him to the turf. A whopping 11 times. That's a lot of bruises for the New York Jets' new - and sore - starting quarterback. Led by Kendall Reyes' 3 1/2 sacks, the Chargers made things downright miserable for McElroy, tying the team record for sacks in a 27-17 victory Sunday. ''You don't do anything different, but you know it is going to be tougher for him because of his lack of experience,'' Reyes said. ''You just want to get in his face.'' That's exactly what San Diego did as Norv Turner awarded game balls to each one of his players that took McElroy down - and he sure needed a bunch of them. Shaun Phillips had 2 1/2 sacks, Corey Liuget added two more, and four other players helped the Chargers (6-9) finish one short of the NFL record set by a handful of teams, last by the Giants in 2007. ''A lot of those sacks weren't where they bea...
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