Turner a good choice for Chargers

Norv Turner gets along with everyone, which is just one reason why he was a good choice as the Chargers' new coach.

Originally Published: February 16, 2007
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

Sometimes nice guys can finish first. Certainly, that's the case in San Diego, where Norv Turner was hired to take over the Chargers.

After two horrible years as head coach in Oakland -- a job a lot of his friends tried to talk him out of taking -- Turner was a finalist for two dream jobs this offseason in Dallas and San Diego. The Cowboys job was appealing because he had a great run there as the offensive coordinator from 1991-93. Troy Aikman liked Turner so much he had Turner ...

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