When the San Diego Chargers went into Denver last month and beat the Broncos, no doubt some eyebrows were raised. Now, imagine if they do it again this Sunday.
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.
If you ask many people around the NFL to give you a prediction for this weekend’s San Diego-Cincinnati AFC Wild Card game, most folks would lean towards the Bengals.
An offseason of high expectations and optimism was quickly put in check Monday night in San Diego.
The San Diego Chargers are coming off of one of their worst-played seasons in a long time, and they have hopes that 2013 is going to be different. Sadly, it probably won’t start out any better than last year because they just don’t have the talent to keep up with the Houston Texans.
There are a large number of high-profile players who, due to injuries or poor performance, disappointed last season. Here are 10 who are poised to return to form this year.