The San Diego Chargers held the Denver Broncos to a season-low 28 points, their first game under 30 points this season, but still came away with a 28-20 loss. The Broncos improved to 8-1, and restated their case as the best team in the NFL, while the Chargers fell back to 4-5 and were left struggling to figure out how the lost yet another close game.
John Gennaro at Chargers blog Bolts From The Blue didn’t sugar coat the team’s issues. He pointed his finger directly at a conservative game plan by a coaching staff that made several curious decisions during the loss, including choosing to kick a field goal on 4th-and-1 from the 8-yard line.
At this point, we appear to be stuck with the ultra-conservative game management of Mike McCoy. We can whine all day but it won’t change anything. However, I hope there is someone that he listens to that can show him how many points he’s leaving on the board in an attempt to avoid media criticism. Perhaps a Common Sense Manager?
The Chargers were beaten by a better team with a better coaching NFL Jerseys 2014 staff. That’s not the frustrating part. The frustrating part is that they possibly could’ve won with this team, had they had the better coaching staff on this day.
Take a guy like Jared Allen. Jared Allen is in the last year of his contract. He’s auditioning for pretty much every team in the NFL for the rest of this season, and the likelihood of him being back in Minnesota next year is pretty slim. I can assure you, Jared Allen doesn’t give one-tenth of one crap where the Minnesota Vikings are going to be selecting in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft.
Although they lost Browner, the Seahawks are beginning to get Cheap Blue Jays Jerseys healthy. The team activated Percy Harvin on Monday and Max Unger, Russell Okung and Breno Giacomini are expected to return to the starting lineup this week.