Bradley, Barone among four fired

Updated: January 14, 2009, 8:51 AM ET
Associated Press

SAN DIEGO -- Chargers coach Norv Turner got rid of four assistants on Tuesday, two days after San Diego was eliminated from the playoffs by the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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Secondary coach Bill Bradley and tight ends coach Clancy Barone were fired. The team said offensive line coach Jack Henry and assistant secondary and quality control coach Kevin Ross will not have their contracts renewed when they expire in February.

Turner didn't immediately return a phone call seeking comment.

The Chargers lost 35-24 at Pittsburgh on Sunday.


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