Found November 29, 2011 on BOLTHYPE:
Ever since the untimely dismissal of Marty Schottenheimer following a 14-2 record in 2006, the heat has been on General Manager A.J. Smith and his hand-picked Head Coach Norv Turner. Despite some less than stellar starts in years past, both Smith and Turner have hung onto their jobs due to... //

Ready, Aim, Fire: Chargers’ Norv Turner Can Run but Can’t Hide

The San Diego Chargers have dropped six games in a row for the first time in a decade and find themselves in an unfamiliar position going into December; last place in the AFC West and all but mathematically eliminated from playoff contention.  The Chargers latest setback came on Sunday in a 16-13 overtime loss to Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos.  For the Chargers, disappointment...

Norv "I'm Not Oblivious" Turner

Norv Turner responds to a number of questions at the Monday post-game briefing with reporters including a few about job security. Find out more at and Let us know what you think. Comment below, send us your thoughts via Twitter @nbcsandiego or add your comment to our Facebook page.   Photo Credit: Feed Loader

Chargers' Turner not distracted by job security

As his San Diego Chargers continue to collapse and fans call for wholesale changes, embattled coach Norv Turner says it's not difficult to continue to prepare for the next game.

Spanos now must dare to be great

Abraham Lincoln would have fired Norv Turner by now. Possibly twice.

Going, Going ...

The bad news? The Chargers dropped their sixth straight game, essentially eliminating them from playoff contention. Good news? Fans begging for a new coaching staff look primed to get their wish, as Norv Turner and Greg Manusky appear to be five games away from the unemployment line.

Norv Turner likely next after Jack Del Rio

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Yes, Nick Novak was urinating on the sideline

The 2011 Chargers season essentially ended on Sunday in appropriate fashion. Philip Rivers was erratic and Norv Turner coached not to lose.  Oh, and the lasting image of Turner’s last chance in San Diego? His kicker was caught taking a piss on the sideline. Ladies and gentlemen: Nick Novak. We suppose it beats eating a hot…

Chargers waiting doesn't mean they're not watching

While Jack Del Rio ran out of time, Norv Turner has five games to pull off a miracle.

Chargers-Jaguars Preview

Another disappointing season in Jacksonville finally cost Jack Del Rio his job as Jaguars coach. With San Diego mired in its longest skid in a decade, coach Norv Turner's time with the Chargers also might be running out. In their first game since firing Del Rio, the Jaguars look to hand the visiting Chargers a seventh consecutive loss Monday night. On the hot seat after three...
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