Like all teams with new coaches, offseason workouts for the Chargers may commence on April 1. According to Michael Gehlken of U-T San Diego, the Chargers expect a “high turnout” for the launch of “Phase One” of the process.
Roughly 50 Chargers veterans are expected to show up for the initial two-week phase that entails strength and conditioning and ongoing rehab. They’ll be greeted by a redesigned weight room and a resodded practice field, where quarterbacks can throw passes to receivers without defenders covering them.
Here’s a summary of the activities allowed during the three phases of the offseason workout schedule. With the exception of a mandatory minicamp, all offseason work is voluntary. Which, in the NFL and most other levels of football, really doesn’t mean voluntary at all.
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