2008 San Diego Chargers schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
8-8-0 1-1 6231 4323 1908 24 329 6307 4437 1870 25 378
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The San Diego Chargers' forty-ninth season was in 2008, and it was the second season Norv Turner served as the head coach of the team. The Chargers played their home games at Qualcomm Stadium. They finished the year 8-8-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the AFC West, and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the Pittsburgh Steelers 35-24.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Carolina Panthers 24-26
Week 2 @ Denver Broncos 38-39
Week 3 New York Jets 48-29
Week 4 @ Oakland Raiders 28-18
Week 5 @ Miami Dolphins 10-17
Week 6 New England Patriots 30-10
Week 7 @ Buffalo Bills 14-23
Week 8 @ New Orleans Saints 32-37
Week 10 Kansas City Chiefs 20-19
Week 11 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 10-11
Week 12 Indianapolis Colts 20-23
Week 13 Atlanta Falcons 16-22
Week 14 Oakland Raiders 34-7
Week 15 @ Kansas City Chiefs 22-21
Week 16 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 41-24
Week 17 Denver Broncos 52-21


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round Indianapolis Colts 23-17
Divisional Round @ Pittsburgh Steelers 24-35

2008 San Diego Chargers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Norv Turner Offensive Coordinator: Clarence Shelmon Defensive Coordinator: Ted Cottrell Interim Defensive Coordinator: Ron Rivera Quarterbacks Coach: John Ramsdell Wide Receivers Coach: Charlie Joiner Offensive Line Coach: Hal Hunter, Jack Henry Running Backs Coach: Ollie Wilson Tight Ends Coach: Clancy Barone Offensive Assistant Coach: Steve Gera Defensive Line Coach: Wayne Nunnely Outside Linebackers Coach: John Pagano Inside Linebackers Coach: Ron Rivera Secondary Coach: Bill Bradley Assistant Secondary Coach: Kevin Ross Special Teams Coach: Steve Crosby Quality Control Coach: Kevin Ross Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jeff Hurd Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Vernon Stephens General Manager: A.J. Smith Director of Player Personnel: Jimmy Raye III Assistant Director of College Scouting: Mike Biehl