San Diego Chargers followers can rejoice……for now! The group introduced yesterday that they may stay in San Diego for the 2016 season and they’ll proceed to work with the town on a brand new stadium. They did nevertheless agree on a plan with the proprietor of the newly minted Los Angeles Rams to nonetheless probably transfer to LA for 2017 and share the stadium.
Costs proprietor Dean Spanos delivered the information in a message to Chargers followers posted on the group’s web site.
“As we speak I made a decision our group will keep in San Diego for the 2016 season and I hope for the long run in a brand new stadium,” he stated.
“I’ve met with Mayor [Kevin] Faulconer and Supervisor [Ron] Roberts and I sit up for working intently with them and the enterprise group to resolve our stadium dilemma. We’ve got an choice and an settlement with the Los Angeles Rams to go to Inglewood within the subsequent yr, however my focus is on San Diego.”
The announcement is nice information for the followers. The group was already just about beneath the idea that this previous season was their final in San Diego and the ultimate residence game was very emotional for gamers and followers alike. Now they know they at the least have one other yr and will probably keep ceaselessly if they will get a brand new stadium labored out.
Quarterback Phillip Rivers was fired up concerning the information.
I do know this has been an emotional journey for a lot of with all of the uncertainty, however I hope everybody respects and understands to an extent what an proprietor and staff has to do for the group,” the quarterback advised Chargers.com. “I do know this has been a curler coaster, and as a participant, I concentrate on what I can management. However hopefully the followers as a group gained’t get caught up in all that has occurred and may get fired up for a 56th season in San Diego. Hopefully they will get fired up about being part of this group for an additional yr, and hopefully many extra.”
Followers acquired what they needed and now they higher present up this season so the proprietor can see how robust the help is.
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