Past Articles: January 2013

New Bolt Era – The Coaching Staff 2013 – Part 1 (Offense)

Since my last article, head coach Mike McCoy again has been busy assembling his coaching staff for the next Chargers season. This means there are some new names on board I haven´t mentioned yet, like Joe D’Alessandris (Offensive Line) and Continue reading

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Mission “New Bolt Era” – Step 1 Completed, The Coaching Staff

The Chargers have done a great job so far on rebuilding their coaching staff and front-office personnel. After the hiring of Tom Telesco (General Manager), Mike McCoy (Head Coach) and Ken Whisenhunt (Offensive Coordinator), we fans got another reason to Continue reading

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Rebuilding the Bolts: Offensive Line

As Bolt fans across the nation can attest, the Chargers have some serious issues with the offensive line.  Over the past two seasons, former general manager A.J. Smith tried to convince everybody that the key to developing a solid offensive Continue reading


Score No. 3! – Ken Whisenhunt New Bolts´ Offensive Coordinator

So, the Chargers have made their selection: Mike McCoy is the new head coach of the San Diego Chargers. As I mentioned in my previous article, McCoy really impressed in his first days at Chargers Park; not only us fans Continue reading

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Rebuilding the Bolts: Tight Ends

The Chargers have been hard at work rebuilding the administrative side of the organization since my last article.  General Manager Tom Telesco has been hired to replace A.J. Smith.  Telesco had previously been working side by side with Bill Polian Continue reading


Tom Telesco & Mike McCoy – Architects of a New Bolts Era

So here we are! The rebuilding process of the Lightning Bolts has begun! Last week on Wednesday, Tom Telesco was introduced as new General Manager of the San Diego Chargers. Arriving from Indianapolis where he served as the Colts´ Vice Continue reading


It´s on! – The Chargers Head Coach Hunt 2013

As expected, many coaches and front-office personnel were “sacked” right after the last regular season games. But this “Black Monday” also had a (little) surprise in store: The Bears parted ways with Lovie Smith after working together for nine years. Continue reading

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Rebuilding the Bolts: Wide Receivers

As the calendar changes from 2012 to 2013, the San Diego Chargers are making some big changes of their own.  Head coach Norv Turner and general manager A.J. Smith were both relieved of their duties on December 31st, thus beginning Continue reading