Category: Norv Turner

Josh Cribbs Isn’t Optimistic But is Willing to Take a Hometown Discount to Stay in Cleveland

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

Josh Cribbs is slated to become an unrestricted free agent in less than two weeks, and there's a chance that could spell the end of his time in Cleveland after eight years with the Browns. Cribbs won't rule anything out, and with a new regime in place he'd love to ...

Norv Turner on Brandon Weeden: “I’m impressed with him and think he’s going to be a good player in the National Football League”

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

After yet another disappointing season last year the Browns new ownership group decided to make some significant changes. Just about a week and a half ago the Browns ushered in a new era of football in Cleveland. The Browns tabbed Michael Lombardi as their lead personnel guy after introducing former ...

Philip Rivers on the San Diego Chargers Hiring Mike McCoy: “This Was the Guy I Was Hoping For”

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

After another disappointing season in the AFC West, the San Diego Chargers have taken a step toward trying to get back on the right track by hiring one of the greatest offensive minds in the division away from the rival Denver Broncos. Quarterback guru Mike McCoy steps in to coach ...

Ray Rice Discusses His Fourth-and-29 Conversion, Says Ravens Are “Pissed Off” at Being 9-2

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Ray Rice might have single-handedly ended the Norv Turner era in San Diego Sunday with one of the most unbelievable fourth-down conversions in NFL history. OK, Turner still has a job, but if or when he gets fired for what's happened to the Chargers this season, Rice's fourth-and-29 play on ...

Eric Weddle: Norv Turner “Has No Control On Whether We Miss a Tackle, Whether We Give Up a Touchdown”

Friday, November 16th, 2012

The San Diego Chargers are toiling along through another disappointing season. Lots of talent, but no delivery. Too many mistakes, highlighted by a world-class collapse against the Denver Broncos earlier this season. The good news is the Chargers are still alive in the AFC playoff race. The bad news is they ...

Norv Turner: “We realize that we had a lot of work to do this offseason”

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Missing the playoffs two seasons in a row is unacceptable for a team with as much talent as the San Diego Chargers. Everyone in the organization knows it too, as changes were made this offseason following an 8-8 campaign in 2011. When it comes to San Diego’s success it all centers ...

Norv Turner on Offseason Additions, Peyton Manning in Denver and Improvements he Wants the Chargers to Make

Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Norv Turner's San Diego Chargers haven't won a playoff game since Turner's first year with the team, 2008. That has many believing that 2012 will be a make-or-break season for Turner. The problem is that with the Chiefs getting healthy again and the Broncos adding Peyton Manning, the AFC West ...

A.J. Smith and Norv Turner Get Another Chance in San Diego

Thursday, January 5th, 2012

For the past few years, the San Diego Chargers have been the sexy pick of some to win the Super Bowl. They've won a couple of AFC West championships but haven't won the AFC crown, let alone the Super Bowl. And for the second straight season, they didn't even make ...

Philip Rivers Believes Norv Turner Should Remain in San Diego Regardless of Finish

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

The San Diego Chargers appeared to be on the brink of an epic disaster. Considered by many, once again, to be a Super Bowl contender, the Chargers went through a six-game losing streak and fell to 4-7 through their first 11 games. Quarterback Philip Rivers was finding all kinds of ...

Philip Rivers: “I believe we’re gonna get it turned around”

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

The M.O. of the San Diego Chargers is to get off to a really slow start and then make a late playoff push. This year they have flipped the script. The Chargers got off to a 4-1 start this season mainly because they took advantage of some cupcakes on their ...