Norv Turner

SAN DIEGO, CA - DECEMBER 30: Head coach Norv Turner of the San Diego Chargers celebrates the touchdown of Antonio Gates #85 for a 17-7 lead over the Oakland Raiders at Qualcomm Stadium on December 30, 2012 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Chargers Fans Can’t Blame Norv Turner For This Season

Given how there are a sizable number of mediocre teams in the NFL in 2013, the San Diego Chargers sitting at 4-6 may not really be in as bad a spot as some might have you think.


SAN DIEGO, CA - SEPTEMBER 9: Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers throws the ball during the game against the Houston Texans on September 9, 2013 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Is This Chargers Team A Repeat Of Last Year’s 7-9 Version?

Are the San Diego Chargers on track to a losing season just like last year?


Head Coach Mike McCoy of the San Diego Chargers reacts after a field goal to take a 3-0 lead over the Seattle Seahawks at Qualcomm Stadium on August 8, 2013 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

McCoy’s Chargers Looking Like Turner’s Old Crew

Two exhibition games into the Mike McCoy era and the San Diego Chargers don’t look that much different than they did in the final few years of the Norv Turner era.


Antonio Gates #85 hugs head coach Norv Turner of the San Diego Chargers after the 24-21 win over the Oakland Raiders on December 30, 2012 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California. (credit: Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Chargers Fire Coach Norv Turner, GM A.J. Smith

The San Diego Chargers have fired general manager A.J. Smith and coach Norv Turner after missing the playoffs for the third straight season.


Head coach Andy Reid of the Philadelphia Eagles looks on during a game against the Washington Redskins at Lincoln Financial Field on December 23, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Report: Andy Reid Gathering Coaching Staff For Chargers Job

Andy Reid knows he will most likely get fired by Philadelphia after two disappointing season, but according a NBC Sports, Reid has started to gather his troops for the head coach job in San Diego, who plan to fire Norv Turner and GM AJ Smith after Sunday’s game.



Turner Downplays Expected Last Week As Chargers Head Coach

Turner is expected to get fired as soon as the season’s over because the Chargers will miss the playoffs for the third straight year.


SAN DIEGO, CA - SEPTEMBER 11: San Diego Chargers head coach Norv Turner looks on from the sideline during the second half of the game against the Minnesota Vikings at Qualcomm Stadium on September 11, 2011 in San Diego, California. The Chargers defeated the Vikings 24-17. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Report: Chargers Owner Dean Spanos To Fire GM A.J. Smith, Head Coach Norv Turner

The 4-8 San Diego Chargers will fire both general manager A.J. Smith and head coach Norv Turner at the end of the season, according to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Tribune.


SAN DIEGO, CA - NOVEMBER 25: San Diego Charger fans display signs during a 16-13 loss to the Baltimore Ravens at Qualcomm Stadium on November 25, 2012 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

The Fourth Down Play That Ended The Chargers 2012 Season

It is often said that every game counts in the NFL, and that is extremely close to the truth. The San Diego Chargers know that it can be taken a step further and that every play may actually count.


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Desperate Chargers Look For Win Over Ravens

If the desperate San Diego Chargers are to save their season, they’ll have to do it against the blue-collar AFC North.



Will The Chargers’ Bandwagon Empty In Droves After Sunday?

Losers of four of their last five games, the San Diego Chargers (4-5) head into the Mile High City this Sunday with one objective and one objective only, win.



Chargers Sunk By Buccaneers, Drop 2 Games Behind Broncos

Thanks to San Diego’s 34-24 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Chargers (4-5) now sit two games behind the Denver Broncos (6-3) in the AFC West race, with a trip to the Mile High City this coming Sunday.



What Do The Chargers Need In The Off-Season?

As many Charger fans knew coming into this season, head coach Norv Turner and general manager AJ Smith were on a tight leash. Essentially, the mantra is not only make the playoffs, but at least win one round or very likely one or both will hit the road after the holidays.



Is It Time To Unleash Ronnie Brown?

Fans in Charger Country are asking why running back Ronnie Brown isn’t getting more carries. Thus far in 2012, he’s been splitting carries with Ryan Mathews, but it may be time to make Brown the go-to guy.



What Do The Next Eight Games Hold For The Chargers?

The San Diego Chargers prepare to head to Florida later this week to take on the 4-4 Tampa Bay Bucs and former Charger wide receiver Vincent Jackson. San Diego essentially controls its own destiny, albeit a little help along the way would be much appreciated.



Did Win Over Chiefs Save Turner’s Job?

So, in walked the sad Kansas City Chiefs, a team that proved just the right answer late in September, a point and time when the Chargers were scuffling after an embarrassing 27-3 home loss to Atlanta.