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Dean Spanos

Discussion in 'Chargers Fan Forum' started by LT-Express, May 18, 2015.

  1. LT-Express

    LT-Express Bolttalk.com Janitor since 06' Staff Member Super Moderator

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    I just read on the Espn.com app, that Dean Spanos is relinquishing day to day operations to his sons.
     
  2. AnteaterCharger

    AnteaterCharger Carpe Diem et omni Mundio Staff Member Super Moderator Podcaster

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    His sons will take over officially though John and AG were running things for years. With this being the biggest decision in Chargers history it's right that the kids make decision.

    My $0.02? It's the best news San Diego could've asked for. AG/John grew up in SD, never in Stockton. They have a stronger emotional connection here than Dean did, see it as more personal than Dean did. LA is always there with it being a business call, but now you have two people making a decision who know and love this city in a way only a native can. This could easily swing the tide even if they don't get the pure money that an LA deal can provide.
     
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  3. Blue Bolt

    Blue Bolt Persona Non Grata

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    Except, Dean is stepping down so he can concentrate on the stadium issue.
     
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  4. Blitzy

    Blitzy Spanos Chargers Troll

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    Bingo! TARFU ;)
     
  5. HollywoodLeo

    HollywoodLeo Well-Known Member

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    Then that's not really stepping down.
     
  6. Savage Lizard

    Savage Lizard FORMER Charger fan at 7000'

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    He's still Chairman of the Board, he's relinquishing the day-to-day operations.
     
  7. Blue Bolt

    Blue Bolt Persona Non Grata

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    Exactly. ;)
     
  8. Pointyearedog

    Pointyearedog I only put idiots on ignore...

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  10. HollywoodLeo

    HollywoodLeo Well-Known Member

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  11. JohnnyX

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    Nice. Keeps John away from scouting.
     
  12. Blue Bolt

    Blue Bolt Persona Non Grata

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    You do realize it will mean he now has final say on personnel... Don't you? ;)
     
  13. Blitzy

    Blitzy Spanos Chargers Troll

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    I suppose he does now ;)
     
  14. Concudan

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    What difference does it make? I mean TT is just going to draft wrong regardless... Just ask Keycrusher...
     
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