Pro Football Talk "Chargers center Nick Hardwick has decided against retiring. Hardwick, who said after the Chargers’ playoff loss that he was thinking of calling it a career, instead told the Chargers on Saturday that he intends to play at least one more year. “I told them I expect to play next season,”..." February 22
San Diego Union-Tribune "Nick Hardwick had his hands full this week. He lugged different team awards from his Chargers Park locker, one a cinder block with a lightning emblem painted on, another a framed plate. Into the parking lot, he carried game balls from different weeks this season. A season in the books. An..." January 18
Chargers announce 2013 team captains: Philip Rivers Nick Hardwick Donald Butler Eric Weddle and Darrell Stuckey.