Coach's Corner: McCarthy on Demetrius Byrd Premium Story

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WR Demetrius Byrd (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
By Michael Kranzler
Date: Jun 23, 2009

One of the most surprising and emotional picks of the draft was San Diego's selection of Demetrius Byrd. No one knows that better than LSU receivers coach D.J. McCarthy, who was in a hotel room with Byrd when the Chargers called his name. McCarthy talks about that experience and about Byrd's ever-evolving game in this exclusive interview.

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