Found September 21, 2012 on thepigskinreport.com:
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One of the marquee matchups this weekend will feature the 2-0 Atlanta Falcons visiting the 2-0 San Diego Chargers. However, fans that don’t attend the game in person in Southern California won’t be able to see the contest. The Chargers front office announced Thursday that the contest will be blacked out. The Chargers find themselves in a precarious position. The team is wanting the public to finance construction of a new stadium yet they seem to be losing the public relations battle with the fans. Over the course of the last few seasons, the team has let key free agents slip away. There is an anger at general manager A.J. Smith as well as head coach Norv Turner. The team has missed the playoffs each of the last two seasons and has really underachieved on the field under Turner’s guidance. It some point, you’d have to wonder if the ownership of the Chargers is really committed to staying in San Diego, or they are just putting their time in while waiting for a new stadium in Los Angel...
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