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The San Diego Chargers are interested in speaking with former Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith about their own coaching vacancy following the firing of Norv Turner, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Beyond Smith, the Chargers are also reportedly interested in Indianapolis Colts offensive coordinator Bruce Arians. The Chargers are interested in speaking with former Bears head coach Lovie Smith. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 3, 2013 It wasn’t that long ago that Lovie Smith took the Bears to the Super Bowl, and Chicago was once again poised to make the postseason this year. However, late-season struggles led to another missed opportunity, and the Bears ultimately decided to part ways with their veteran coach. Arians, on the other hand, is coming off a promising campaign with the Colts. He entered the year as the team’s offensive coordinator, but he took over the reigns as Indianapolis’ interim head coach. The Colts are playoff-bound, and Arians figures to be a hot commodity this offseason. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.thenflinjuryreport.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();
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