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Ben Higgins and John Gennaro discuss, with newfound optimism, the possibility of the San Diego Chargers turning their season completely around.

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I don’t want too crazy, but I do enjoy actually being positive about the San Diego Chargers when the opportunity presents itself and I believe that opportunity is now.

That’s why, today on Bolts On Tap, Ben Higgins and I discussed the very real possibility of the 2016 Chargers finishing with 9 (or 10! or 11!) wins and sneaking into the NFL Playoffs.

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I do, honestly, believe that this is possible. What stands in the team’s way is poor coaching and poor luck, but if the 2007 Chargers can win 7 of their last 8....why can’t they do it in 2016? It’s not as though the team’s coaching or luck has gotten significantly worse since that time.

Also, if you missed my podcast this morning, I talked about the Chargers’ playoff hopes, Melvin Gordon’s future, and how the Las Vegas Raiders are saving the City of San Diego...

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