Chargers fire defensive coordinator Greg Manusky

Friday January 6th, 2012

The San Diego Chargers have fired defensive coordinator Greg Manusky after just one year on the job,  ESPN is reporting. Linebackers coach John Pagano will assume the role next season.

The Chargers hired Manusky from the San Francisco 49ers after last season's defensive coordinator, Ron Rivera, left to take the head coaching position with the Carolina Panthers.

Pagano has been with the team for 10 years, and linebackers' coach since 2005.

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