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Bolt Book, Week 1: Recover, Revive

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This week will go a long way towards defining San Diego's season. Will the Chargers build on the many things they did well in pushing the reigning AFC South champs to the brink? Or will they struggle to shake the pain of Monday's meltdown? We examine all the key points of a wild season-opener.

Winning Environment Whenever new leadership takes over a team, the first thing they talk about is building a "winning culture." It is obvious Mike McCoy still has a lot to do in that department. The Chargers had several opportunities to close the door on the Texans and always squandered the opportunity. Antonio Gates and Eddie Royal had costly drops along the sidelines; Cam Thomas drew a flag... Recommended Stories

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