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Editor’s note: As part of NFL’s Greatest Quarterback, fans will decide the best quarterback in team, division, conference and league history. John Hadl: Hadl started on and off for the Chargers from 1962 to 1964 until he took over full time in 1965. He was a four-time AFL All Star, two time Pro Bowler and one-time All-Pro. He benefited from playing with one of the league’s best receivers, Lance Alworth, during his time in San Diego. Hadl is third on the Chargers’ all-time passing list and second in touchdowns. Hadl was not known for his accuracy, completing just 50.4 percent of his career passes with more interceptions than touchdowns. Dan Fouts: Fouts is a Pro Football Hall of Famer who leads the Chargers in career passing yards, touchdowns, completions, attempts, wins and countless other stats. He was a six-time Pro Bowler who led the league in passing for four straight years from 1979 to 1982. The Chargers never made the Super Bowl under Fouts, but he led them to the playoffs fou...

Takeo Spikes Hoping To Be Back With The Chargers Next Season

Chargers ILB Takeo Spikes mentioned that he expects to be back in San Diego next season, per Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union Tribune.  “I still think it’s possible,” Spikes said on Friday. “I really do. Not like I’m hoping, I believe that. You’ve got new blood in the building, and any time you’ve got new blood in the building, you never do know.” Spikes, 36...

Walt Sweeney dies at 71

Walt Sweeney, a standout offensive lineman for the San Diego Chargers in the 1960s and 1970s, has died at 71. The Chargers website says Sweeney died of pancreatic cancer on Saturday. Sweeney was a second-round pick out of Syracuse in the 1963 AFL draft, and stayed with the Chargers through the 1970 NFL merger. He was eventually named to the team's Hall of Fame. Sweeney played...

From Fourth-and-29 to Super Bowl Champs

How should a San Diego Chargers fan react to a gloating Ravens fan after Baltimore's 34-31 win over the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII? Two words: you're welcome.

Free Agent Spotlight: Rashad Jennings

Among the items on Tom Telesco's offseason to-do list is landing a quality running back. Ryan Mathews is unreliable, at best, and the run game must improve to balance the offense and take pressure off of Philip Rivers. A player to watch is Rashad Jennings, whose power and versatility make him intriguing.
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