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Bolts, USAA Pay Memorable Visit to Marines
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The San Diego Chargers spend countless hours each week grinding it out on the gridiron.
On their day off, the Bolts and USAA, Official Military Appreciation Sponsor, paid a one-of-a-kind visit to MCAS Miramar to spend time with true heroes.
But above all else, the Bolts appreciated the chance to give back to those who dedicate themselves in service of the country.
“It’s awesome,” said Watts. “Every time you get a chance to give back to the community, especially the military, I try to jump at the chance. We should support them as much as they support us, and they do so much in a selfless job that it was our pleasure to come out here. To see some of the stuff they do and experience all of the cool things is a blessing.
The Chargers were impressed by how smoothly the marine base ran in far from normal weather conditions. They ended the day signing autographs for all the in attendance and taking pictures with their families as they expressed their gratitude to the troops.
“It was really cool hanging out with the Marines and seeing the smile on their face,” added Butler. “We’re obviously so grateful for everything they do for us and our country. They opened their doors to us, and we love it.” Read