The Chargers won nine games the past two seasons, tied for fourth-fewest in the NFL. They have won four playoff games the past 22 years. They’ve never won a Super Bowl, the only championship in their 57 seasons coming in 1963 while playing in the now-defunct AFL.
Los Angeles has a reputation for supporting a winner.
Despite its recent history, the city’s newest franchise hopes to be a winner its new city can support.
Former Buffalo Bills offensive coordinator and interim coach Anthony Lynn on Friday agreed to a four-year contract to become the Chargers’ head coach. He is expected to be introduced at a Los Angeles-area news conference next week. Lynn...