Found January 02, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
According to Clark Judge of,  there’s some belief within the San Diego Chargers organization that both general manager A.J. Smith and head coach Norv Turner will be retained instead of being let go. It would be quite a turn of events if both Smith and Turner end up staying in San Diego.  We just [...]

Report: Chargers plan on firing head coach Turner

The San Diego Chargers are reportedly set to fire head coach Norv Turner next week, after the team finishes its most disappointing season in years.San Diego Union Tribune reported that Turner, who has a 48-31 record with the Chargers, will be let go some time in the coming week after failing to lead the team to the postseason. The move has been anticipated ever since San Diego went...

Chargers top Raiders 38-26, Turner's status looms

Norv Turner walked around the San Diego Chargers' locker room, all smiles, thanking players for the effort and congratulating them for finishing strong.

Will Norv Turner remain with the San Diego Chargers in 2012?

For the second consecutive season, the San Diego Chargers have failed to qualify for post season play, igniting a firestorm of rumors surrounding head coach Norv Turner and General Manager A.J. Smith. Will the pair survive the failings of the 2011 season and return in 2012? We will find out later this week according to the Chargers ownership. It appeared that the San...

Awaiting word on fate, Chargers coach Turner wants to stay

With fans calling for his head, Chargers coach Norv Turner subtly defended himself during his news conference on Monday.

Report: Norv Turner “all but certain” to be fired this week

Chargers coach Norv Turner, as MDS pointed out earlier this morning, still enjoys the support of his players.  But Norv’s players don’t make the hiring and firing decisions, even though their collective performance is likely getting the current guy fired and a new one hired. Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports that Turner…

Are The San Diego Chargers The New Houston Texans?

The past 48 hours, since it was announced that the San Diego Chargers would retain head coach Norv Turner, I’ve heard a lot of unrest among the “Bolts” faithful.  Everything from fans saying to just move the team to Los Angeles to them saying they would no longer be renewing their season tickets as long as Turner is the coach and even (this one made me chuckle...

Chargers to stick with Turner for 2012

The San Diego Chargers announced on Tuesday that head coach Norv Turner and general manager A.J. Smith will return for the 2012 season.

Chargers linebackers coach expected to bolt for the Bruins

With the Chargers apparently intent on firing head coach Norv Turner, his assistant have started to scatter. Per the Los Angeles Times, Chargers linebackers coach John Pagano is expected to become the defensive coordinator at UCLA.  Pagano will join Jim Mora, the new Bruins head coach. Pagano’s brother, Chuck, is the defensive coordinator of the…

Do no front office moves mean one for Chargers?

It didn't take long for social media to speculate on whether the retention of Chargers general manager A.J. Smith and head coach Norv Turner heralded a future relocation to Los Angeles.

Chargers sticking with Norv Turner, A.J. Smith

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Dean Spanos: "I Want A.J. and Norv"

There will be no change atop the San Diego Chargers. Dean Spanos announced Tuesday that general manager A.J. Smith and head coach Norv Turner will both be retained for the 2012 season despite a two-year playoff absence. “Bottom line, I believe these two men give us the best chance to get back to the playoffs,” Spanos said in a team release. “A.J. Smith is the best man to ...

For Some Reason, The Chargers Did Not Fire Norv Turner And A.J. Smith

You probably have a friend who doesn't follow football that closely and thinks the Chargers are really great. He likes that they have Antonio Gates, who is a killer in fantasy, and Vincent Jackson. He thinks Philip Rivers deserves to be mentioned with Tom Brady and Peyton Manning as the best quarterbacks in the NFL. He believes that San Diego...
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