Friday January 8th, 2016

San Diego Chargers general manager Tom Telesco announced Friday that head coach Mike McCoy’s contract has been extended through 2017.

The one-year extension comes after the Chargers finished a disappointing season with a record of 4–12. The Chargers dismissed six of their assistant coaches following the end of the season.

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McCoy was named San Diego’s head coach in January 2013. In three seasons with the Chargers, McCoy has a record of 22–26.

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