2016 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
5-11-0 0-0 6877 5007 1870 44 406 6911 4688 2223 35 404
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The San Diego Chargers' fifty-seventh season was in 2016, and it was the fourth season Mike McCoy served as the head coach of the team. The Chargers played their home games at Qualcomm Stadium. He was fired from the Chargers on Sunday, January 1, 2017. They finished the season 5-11-0, 3-5-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road. At the end of the season, Joey Bosa was awarded with the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 @ Tennessee Titans 10-27
Preaseason Week 2 Arizona Cardinals 19-3
Preaseason Week 3 @ Minnesota Vikings 10-23
Preaseason Week 4 San Francisco 49ers 21-31
Week 1 @ Kansas City Chiefs 27-33
Week 2 Jacksonville Jaguars 38-14
Week 3 @ Indianapolis Colts 22-26
Week 4 New Orleans Saints 34-35
Week 5 @ Oakland Raiders 31-34
Week 6 Denver Broncos 21-13
Week 7 @ Atlanta Falcons 33-30
Week 8 @ Denver Broncos 19-27
Week 9 Tennessee Titans 43-35
Week 10 Miami Dolphins 24-31
Week 11 Bye Week
Week 12 @ Houston Texans 21-13
Week 13 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 21-28
Week 14 @ Carolina Panthers 16-28
Week 15 Oakland Raiders 16-19
Week 16 @ Cleveland Browns 17-20
Week 17 Kansas City Chiefs 27-37

2016 San Diego Chargers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Mike McCoy Offensive Coordinator: Ken Whisenhunt Defensive Coordinator: John Pagano Quarterbacks Coach: Shane Steichen Wide Receivers Coach: Nick Sirianni Offensive Line Coach: Jeff Davidson Running Backs Coach: Ollie Wilson Tight Ends Coach: John McNulty Special Assistant to the Offense: Mark Ridgley Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Dave DeGuglielmo Offensive Assistant Coach: Tommy Rees Defensive Line Coach: Giff Smith Linebackers Coach: Bob Babich Defensive Backs Coach: Ron Milus Assistant Linebackers Coach: Bobby King Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Chris Harris Defensive Quality Control Coach: Chris Shula Special Teams Coach: Craig Aukerman Assistant Special Teams Coach: Marquice Williams Special Assistant to the Head Coach: Mark Ridgley Strength and Conditioning Coach: Kent Johnston Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Rick Lyle General Manager: Tom Telesco