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Chargers Have Sights on a Kicker?

Chargers search for kicker

It is a position that isn't talked about in the glamour of the combines, yet every team needs one. This isn't a discussion about the water boy, but placekickers – the forgotten man. Coming into combine week one player was at the forefront for good reason, Nate Kaeding, but the San Diego Chargers are not necessarily interested in investing what it will take to get him, a first day pick. Instead they turned elsewhere…

It isn't that the Chargers don't need a kicker. They do – with the pending departure of Steve Christie and the uncertainty of Mackenzie Hoambrecker. The problem with selecting Kaeding is they have too many other holes to fill. Yet the kicking game in a parity driven league could mean the difference between a few extra wins or a few extra losses. Even the Super Bowl would not have been such a... Recommended Stories

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