Photo: Don Coryell at San Diego State
What delicious irony if Don Coryell were to be named to the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2017. We’ll know soon if he earns his place when the voters gather on Saturday in Houston on the eve of Super Bowl LI.
The Los Angeles Chargers abandoned their San Diego home of 56 years on Jan. 12 for second-class citizenship to the L.A. Rams, but they didn’t take Coryell’s legacy with them. San Diego can still uniquely celebrate Coryell’s selection with double the fan base of San Diego State and Chargers fans that revere Coryell