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1984 San Diego Chargers season

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Record  7–9
Playoff finish  did not qualify
AP All-Pros  1 RB Earnest Jackson
Owner  Alex Spanos
Home field  Qualcomm Stadium
Division place  5th AFC West
Pro Bowlers  1 RB Earnest Jackson
Start date  1984
Head coach  Don Coryell
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General manager  Johnny Sanders (Since 1976)
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The 1984 San Diego Chargers season began with the team trying to improve on their 6–10 record in 1983. Despite winning seven games, the Chargers failed to win a single game within their division.

Before the second game of the season against the Seattle Seahawks, running back Chuck Muncie missed the team's charter flight from San Diego. He told Chargers coach Don Coryell that he was late because vandals slashed the four tires on his car, but the coach did not believe him. Muncie arrived in Seattle, but he was sent back to San Diego and did not play. Two days later, he was traded to the Miami Dolphins for a second-round draft pick; however, a urinalysis given by Miami detected cocaine, and the trade was voided. Afterwards, Muncie entered an Arizona drug rehabilitation center for a month. On November 15, he was suspended indefinitely by the NFL; he never played another NFL game.

Week 6

As of 2015, this is the only time the Chargers have ever defeated the Packers, in either the regular or postseason.

References

1984 San Diego Chargers season Wikipedia


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