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OLB Shaun Phillips (Doug Pensinger/Getty)
OLB Shaun Phillips (Doug Pensinger/Getty)
By Michael Lombardo
Date: Jul 1, 2008

The Chargers utilized one of the NFL’s most effective arrays of blitzes last season, propelling the team to rank in the top five in sacks (42) while leading the League in interceptions (30). Team expert Michael Lombardo takes a closer look at one blitz package in particular, which plays off the versatility of Shaun Phillips and Jacques Cesaire.

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