Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/8/14
It’s no secret that the San Diego Chargers are heading into a new era under the helm of first-year general manager Tom Telesco and head coach Mike McCoy.The free agency period in the NFL will begin at 12:01 AM on March 12th, and the question in San Diego is will the Chargers make a big splash in the marketplace?The new GM’s blueprint for success is building through the Draft, but he has a star quarterback that needs immediate reinforcements on both sides of the ball.Here are five free agents the San Diego Chargers should target on Tuesday:Miami Dolphins OT Jake LongThe Chargers desperately need to keep quarterback Philip Rivers upright all season, so they must acquire offensive line help this offseason.Offensive tackle Jake Long is one of the biggest names in free agency, and in the prime of his career. Long should warrant a huge contract, but he didn’t play well last season due to injury. The Chargers are looking for veteran leadership to help guide an inexperienced offensive line ...
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