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Wide receiver Seyi Ajirotutu #16 of the San Diego Chargers is congratulated by tight end Ladarius Green #89 and tight end Antonio Gates #85 after catching a pass for a touchdown in the final minute of the game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium on November 24, 2013 in Kansas City, Missouri. The Chargers defeated the Chiefs with a final score of 41-38. (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

WR Ajirotutu Signs 1-Year Deal To Stay With Chargers

Wide receiver and special teams ace Seyi Ajirotutu has signed a one-year contract to remain with the San Diego Chargers.

03/17/2014

In this handout image provided by the NFL, Nick Sirianni of the Kansas City Chiefs poses for his NFL headshot circa 2011 in Kansas City, Missouri. (credit: NFL via Getty Images)

Chargers Promote Sirianni To Quarterbacks Coach

The San Diego Chargers have promoted Nick Sirianni to quarterbacks coach and hired Bobby King as assistant linebackers coach and Shane Steichen as quality control-offense.

02/03/2014

DENVER, CO - JANUARY 19: Tony Carter #32 of the Denver Broncos breaks up a pass intended for Matthew Slater #18 of the New England Patriots in the first quarter during the AFC Championship game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Patriots Team Grades: Super Bowl Hopes End With AFC Championship Loss To Broncos

The 2013 New England Patriots overachieved this season, but they couldn’t overcome a powerful Denver Broncos squad in the AFC Championship Game.

01/21/2014

Quarterback Frank Reich of the Buffalo Bills looks to pass the ball during a playoff game against the Houston Oilers at Rich Stadium in Orchard Park, New York. The Bills won the game, 41-38. Mandatory (credit:: Rick Stewart /Allsport

Chargers Promote QB Coach Reich To Offensive Coordinator

The San Diego Chargers promoted quarterbacks coach Frank Reich to offensive coordinator on Tuesday.

01/14/2014

DENVER, CO - JANUARY 12: Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers reacts in the second half against the Denver Broncos during the AFC Divisional Playoff Game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 12, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Chargers Close Door On Solid Season, Set Sights On AFC West In 2014

While their record may not show it, the San Diego Chargers turned in a rather solid season when you take a look back at the 2013-14 campaign.

01/14/2014

FOXBORO, MA - NOVEMBER 24: Quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos is pressured by defensive end Rob Ninkovich #50 of the New England Patriots during a game at Gillette Stadium on November 24, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Patriots Defense Needs Big Game Against Broncos In AFC Championship Game

Both Patriots Nation and Broncos Country are looking forward to Brady/Manning XV. The rest of the planet will probably enjoy the game, too.

01/14/2014

Eric Weddle #32 of the San Diego Chargers tackles Demaryius Thomas #88 of the Denver Broncos during the AFC Divisional Playoff Game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 12, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Chargers Wrap-Up: Playoff Loss A Microcosm Of Season

The San Diego Chargers can feel good about overachieving and making it to the divisional playoffs when hardly anyone thought they’d make the postseason under rookie coach Mike McCoy.

01/13/2014

Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos throws a pass against the San Diego Chargers during the AFC Divisional Playoff Game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 12, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Manning, Broncos Beat Chargers 24-17, Advance To AFC Championship

Peyton Manning welcomed Wes Welker back into the lineup with a touchdown toss and the Denver Broncos narrowly avoided a repeat of their playoff slip from last year, advancing to the AFC championship game with a 24-17 win over the San Diego Chargers on Sunday.

01/12/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - JANUARY 05: Eddie Royal #11 of the San Diego Chargers flies thru the air during the NFL wild card playoffs game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on January 5, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Bolts Look To Defy Odds Two Weekends In A Row

Being the sixth and final seed in the NFL playoffs usually means you’re a sizable underdog. When it comes to the San Diego Chargers, that holds true a second weekend straight.

01/08/2014

HOUSTON, TX - DECEMBER 22: Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos calls a play during the first half of the game against the Houston Texans at Reliant Stadium on December 22, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Odds Against Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos This Week

The Denver Broncos are arguably the best team in the NFL, but that doesn’t mean they’re going to win this week. In fact, many stats show Peyton Manning and his Broncos are more likely to lose than win, as the No. 1 seed against the No. 6 seeded San Diego Chargers.

01/08/2014

Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos in action against the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum on December 29, 2013 in Oakland, California. (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Chargers Face Familiar Postseason Opponent In Manning

To keep their improbable playoff run going, the San Diego Chargers will have to beat Peyton Manning in January for the third time in seven seasons.

01/06/2014

Thomas Keiser #90 of the San Diego Chargers celebrates after sacking Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants during their game on December 8, 2013 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California. (credit: Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Chargers LB Keiser Arrested For Club Fight After Win

Police say San Diego Chargers linebacker Thomas Keiser was arrested after a fight at a nightclub in the city after the team’s victory over the Kansas City Chiefs to earn a spot in the playoffs.

12/30/2013

Danny Woodhead #39 of the San Diego Chargers celebrates a 27-24 overtime win against the Kansas City Chiefs during their game on December 29, 2013 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California. (credit: Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Win Vs Chiefs A Microcosm Of Chargers’ Season

In a microcosm of their season, the San Diego Chargers came on strong late — and got some huge breaks — to beat Kansas City’s second string and slide into the AFC’s final playoff spot.

12/30/2013

Oakland Raiders head coach Dennis Allen looks on against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on December 22, 2013 in San Diego, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Raiders Coach Dennis Allen Expects To Return

Dennis Allen met with the Oakland Raiders players as a team and individually and talked about his vision for turning the franchise around after a second straight four-win season.

12/30/2013

Eddie Royal #11 of the San Diego Chargers runs with the ball after a reception against the Kansas City Chiefs during their game on December 29, 2013 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California. (credit: Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Chargers Claim Final AFC Playoff Spot With OT Win

Nick Novak kicked a 36-yard field goal with 5:30 left in overtime and the San Diego Chargers, who trailed by 10 points in the fourth quarter, beat the Kansas Chiefs 27-24 to claim the AFC’s final playoff spot.

12/29/2013

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