Report: Turner assured to get new deal

The San Diego Union Tribune reports that coach Norv Turner is "assured” of a contract extension before next season.

The paper reported that team sources said Turner will get an extension after the season. His contact is up after next season. Turner is in his third season as the Chargers’ coach. He is perfect in December games.

The Chargers are 10-3 and have won eight straight games. The Chargers are on pace for the No. 2 seed in the AFC playoffs.