2 mistakes that could loom large for Chargers’ future

The Los Angeles Chargers had an incredible offseason, but there are still a few things here and there that could cause trouble for Los Angeles this season, and even beyond.

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Rusell Okung

First and foremost, the Chargers should not have signed Chargers tackle Russell Okung. Yes, they needed help at the position, but they gave him a massive four-year $53 million contract that is back loaded.

While his cap hit is only $6 million this season, it goes up to $15 million in 2018 and $16 million in the two following years, per OvertheCap. It is an absurd amount to be paying a below average offensive lineman as it is close to second-tier quarterback money.

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