Chargers General Manager Tom Telesco said in a Thursday press conference that he saw the 2021 season as an “exciting start” to head coach Brandon Staley’s time with the team and that he’s a supporter of Staley’s approach to taking risks on fourth downs, but he was less forthcoming when it come to contract matters. [more]
Good morning, Chargers fans! Tom Telesco finally took to the podium on Thursday for the first time since the the 2021 season ended where he fielded questions from the media for a little over an hour’s time. Among the topics discussed were his confidence in Brandon Staley’s aggressive decision-making, where his team needs to get better over the offseason, and whether or not he feels his seat getting warmer after failing to make he playoffs for the third-straight year.
Tom Telesco thinks the Los Angeles Chargers have a good foundation with quarterback Justin Herbert and coach Brandon Staley. The general manager also realizes fans are frustrated about not making the postseason for the third straight year. The Chargers finished 9-8 in Staley's first season, but missed the playoffs after losing three of their final four games.