San Diego, CA (Sports Network) - Hall of Fame wide receiver and Chargers wide
receivers coach Charlie Joiner announced his retirement from the NFL on
Joiner, who ranks second in Chargers history in receiving yards (9,203) and
fourth in touchdown catches (47), was the team's receivers coach since 2008.
He also was the receivers coach for the Chargers from 1987-91, as well as the
Bills (1992-2000) and Chiefs (2001-07).
Joiner played a total of 18 seasons in the AFL and NFL with the Houston Oilers
(1969-72), Cincinnati Bengals (1972-75) and Chargers (1976-86).
He retired from playing after the 1986 season, as the NFL's all-time leading
receiver with 750 career catches and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall
of Fame in 1996.
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