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The Chargers Announced A Major Coaching Staff Shakeup Monday Night

A general view of the Los Angeles Chargers stadium.

CARSON, CA - SEPTEMBER 17: A general view during the game between the Los Angeles Chargers and the Miami Dolphins at the StubHub Center on September 17, 2017 in Carson, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

The Los Angeles Chargers may have beaten the Chicago Bears yesterday, but they still made a massive change tonight, firing offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt.

Whisenhunt had been the team's offensive coordinator since 2016. He also served as the franchise's OC in 2013 before a two-year stint as head coach of the Tennessee Titans.

Whisenhunt also was the head coach of the Arizona Cardinals from 2007-12, leading the team to Super Bowl XLIII.

Los Angeles is 3-5 through eight games, and the team's offense has struggled. In the last four games, they have not scored more than 20 points.

The Chargers have reached the 30-point plateau only twice, in wins over the Indianapolis Colts and Miami Dolphins. Particularly, the team's run game has struggled reintegrating Melvin Gordon since he returned from his holdout.

In four games with Gordon, the Chargers became the only team in the Super Bowl era to rush for fewer than 40 yards in four consecutive games. Los Angeles is 1-3 in those contests.

They will be back in action this Sunday against the 7-1 Green Bay Packers.