Found January 26, 2012 on
WR Vincent Jackson wants to remain a member of the San Diego Chargers and is waiting to hear from the Chargers front office on a new long-term deal. Last season, the San Diego Chargers placed the franchise tag on Jackson and after refusing to sign his tender, he sat out for the first 10 games of the 2010 NFL regular season. Hard feelings behind him, Jackson now wants to get a long-term deal worked out with the Chargers. Speaking to, Jackson said there has been no progress yet on a new deal. “There hasn’t been any communication as far as contracts go,”  Jackson said at Pro Bowl practice. “If that’s their feeling, that’s great. I would like to stay in San Diego. Obviously, that’s my home, that’s where I was drafted. I’ve got some good guys around me-Philip Rivers, Antonio Gates, Ryan Mathews. It would be a great place for me to stay, so we’ll see if that works out,” Jackson told reporters. Jackson played under the franchise tag in 2011 but his desire over the last...

Vincent Jackson Wants to Stay in San Diego

According to,  sources have indicated that San Diego Chargers general manager A.J. Smith is now “comfortable” with trying to get a long-term deal done with wide receiver Vincent Jackson. Jackson indicated that he hasn’t even spoken with Smith yet about working on a new contract. “There hasn’t been any communication as far as contracts go,” Jackson said. “If...

No talks for Chargers & WR Jackson

It’s still early in the offseason and reports have indicated that the two sides may begin talks after the Super Bowl, but to this point the Chargers have not opened talks with their top receiver Vincent Jackson on a new contract. That according to Jackson himself, who told as much at the Pro Bowl this week. “There hasn’t been any communication as far as contracts go...

Vincent Jackson wants a long-term deal in San Diego

For much of his seven-year career with the Chargers, Vincent Jackson has been an unhappy camper. But with his best opportunity to leave San Diego approaching, Jackson says he wants to stay. “I would like to stay in San Diego,” Jackson told at the Pro Bowl. “Obviously, that’s my home, that’s where I was…

Create-A-Caption: Philip Rivers in Hawaii

Your wittiest, most cleverest captions in the comments. (Perry Knotts/NFL)

Chargers hire Ron Meeks to coach secondary

Hot News for C Norv Turner

Chargers promote Rich Bisaccia

Hot News for C Norv Turner
Chargers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.