Football The Most Successful Ex-Chargers  

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List Rules NFL Players that played for the Chargers

Vote on the biggest mistakes player management wise Spanos/AJ have made. Players that Spanos and AJ let walk out the door.. to go on to be elite talent.
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Drew Brees


Drew Brees is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Successful Ex-Chargers
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Drew Christopher Brees is an American football quarterback for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League. After a prolific college football career at Purdue University, he was chosen by the San Diego Chargers with the first pick in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He left college as one of the most-decorated players in Purdue and Big Ten Conference history, establishing two NCAA records, 13 Big Ten Conference records and 19 Purdue University records. He remains the Big Ten record-holder in virtually every passing category, including completions, yards and touchdowns. Brees started his career with the San Diego Chargers, earning the starting job in 2002 and making the Pro ...more on Wikipedia

Position: Quarterback

Birthplace: Austin, Texas, United States of America

Age: 36

Teams: New Orleans Saints, Purdue Boilermakers football, San Diego Chargers

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#40 on The Best Football Players Ever

#11 on The Best Quarterbacks of All Time

#7 on If You Didn't Like The Ad, What NFL Player Would You Rather See In The New Nike Campaign?

#3 on The Best Quarterbacks in the NFL Right Now

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Wes Welker


Wes Welker is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Successful Ex-Chargers
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Wesley Carter "Wes" Welker is an American football wide receiver and return specialist who is currently a free agent. He played college football for Texas Tech University and was signed by the San Diego Chargers as an undrafted free agent. He later played for the Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots and Denver Broncos. Despite being undrafted, Welker has had a successful career. Only one player in NFL history, Gale Sayers, had more all-purpose yards in his first three NFL seasons than Welker did with the Dolphins; Welker holds the Dolphins' all-time records for total kickoff returns, kickoff return yardage, and total punt returns. Welker also holds the record for most receptions by any ...more on Wikipedia

Position: Wide receiver

Birthplace: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States of America

Age: 36

Teams: Denver Broncos, New England Patriots, Miami Dolphins, San Diego Chargers, Texas Tech Red Raiders football

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#27 on The Best Short Male Athletes

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Darren Sproles


Darren Sproles is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Successful Ex-Chargers
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Darren Lee Sproles is an American football running back for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League. He was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the fourth round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He played college football at Kansas State, where he is the all-time leading rusher. Sproles was named as a kick returner on the Chargers 50th Anniversary Team. He joined the New Orleans Saints in free agency before the 2011 season, and broke the NFL record for most single-season all-purpose yardage the same year, with 2,696 yards. During that season he set career highs with 603 yards rushing and 710 yards receiving and a combined total of 9 touchdowns. Sproles is the first player in NFL ...more on Wikipedia

Position: Running back, Return specialist

Birthplace: Waterloo, Iowa, United States of America

Age: 34

Teams: New Orleans Saints, Kansas State Wildcats football, San Diego Chargers

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#14 on If You Didn't Like The Ad, What NFL Player Would You Rather See In The New Nike Campaign?

#18 on The Best Short Male Athletes

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Rodney Harrison


Rodney Harrison is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Successful Ex-Chargers
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Rodney Scott Harrison is a retired professional football player of the National Football League. Harrison played safety for the San Diego Chargers and New England Patriots. He was a two-time Pro Bowl selection and winner of two Super Bowl rings. ...more on Wikipedia

Position: Safety, Defensive back

Birthplace: Markham, Illinois, United States of America

Age: 45

Teams: New England Patriots, San Diego Chargers, Western Illinois Leathernecks football

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#23 on The Best NFL Buys for the Money

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