The cars are packed. The hometown girlfriends have all been kissed goodbye and Team 123 is making its way back to Hillsdale.
It’s 24 days from the season opener versus Findlay at Muddy Waters Stadium and the Chargers have a lot of work to do. Once all of the welcome back orientations and physicals are out of the way the Chargers will be allowed 4 full-contact practices per week per NCAA rules. Only one two-a-day practice is allowed to be padded. These aren’t your old man’s two-a-days but the Charger staff uses the current format to do more teaching of their system and technique work.