Posted December 29, 2012 on sdg.scout.com
The San Diego Chargers wrap up the 2012 season by hosting their most hated rivals -- the Oakland Raiders. Check out this game-day forum to see what Bolts Backers are saying about the game and to dive into the conversation.
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