San Diego Chargers Draft History

Do the Chargers have a Cornerback problem?

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Should the San Diego Chargers avoid drafting a Cornerback early in the NFL Draft until they can figure out how to turn talented defensive backs into productive members of the defense?

Does Gabbert challenge Leaf for worst draft bust?

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Echoes of a dark episode in the Bolts history are always brought to mind when a team drafts a QB in the 1st round that looks like a bad choice. Does Blaine Gabbert knock Leaf off the dumpster...

2008: A.J. Smith's Worst Draft as Chargers GM

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With Antoine Cason's lackluster tenure as a Bolt, no second round pick, and trading up for Jacob Hester, was the '08 draft the Chargers worst in recent history?

Draft History: The Gamble that Paid Off

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Following a dominant 2006 season, the team was overflowing with talent. When presented with a draft in which the team had no glaring needs, how would A.J. Smith respond?

Draft History: Going from solid to spectacular

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After two great drafts, did San Diego Chargers GM A.J. Smith have another one in him? Apparently so, because this is the one that put the team over the top in terms of talent.

The draft class that built the Chargers foundation

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A.J. Smith follows up one of the best drafts in San Diego Chargers history with one that might be just as good. This one netted the team four eventual Pro Bowlers.

Using hindsight to grade the 2003 Chargers Draft

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Hindsight is always 20/20, right? So why don't we step back 10 years and grade the Chargers' 2003 draft based on what we know today.

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