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San Diego Chargers Daily Links: January 10, 2013

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Exclusive Interview with Dean Spanos - Ricky Henne
Spanos: I think he has a clear vision in terms of how to build a winning franchise, that's what struck me the most. I mean he's very engaging, he's a great communicator and a hard worker. But he has this vision, and you know it's this change I can foresee in the future that he is going to bring with his vision that will get us back to the playoffs and hopefully the Super Bowl.

Get to Know New GM Tom Telesco - Ricky Henne
"As far as hobbies go, I don’t have a whole lot of hobbies," he said. "To be honest, my hobby is my family and my kids. I like to work out and to run. I’m a big sports guy beyond football. I like basketball and baseball and hockey. But overall, it’s my family."

Quotes Around the NFL on Tom Telesco -
Former Buccaneers and Colts Head Coach Tony Dungy: "I had the privilege of working with Tom for seven years in Indianapolis. He is a great football man but also a great person. He understands the game. He knows what good players look like. He is just very adept at identifying them and finding them. More than that I think he understands what makes a good organization. I think he is going to be fantastic for the Chargers. I’m excited for Tom and excited for the Chargers organization."

One-Trick Pony - Chris Brown
The play Moore described — known in Moore-Manning terminology as "Dig" — was so simple that Fedora didn't believe it. But that play, along with a handful of others, helped the combination of Manning and Moore lead one of the most unprecedented runs in modern football history.

2012 PFF All-AFC West Team - Khaled Elsayed
Weddle is the type of safety you can just put on the field and watch him make plays. A real underrated gem of a player who has a great feel for the game.

In GM hire, Chargers opt for new ideas - Bill Williamson
They need a new set of eyes. They need a new philosophy. I salute them for making this hire. Prior to the search, it was considered nearly a foregone conclusion that Raye would be promoted.

Meet Tom Telesco - Bill Williamson
Telesco helped with the Colts’ quick turnaround this year and he has worked for Bill Polian, who has been one of the past generation's most respected general managers. He has an eye for talent and he knows what it takes to build a team.