The San Diego Chargers' first preseason game of the 2011 season is now over. Though the Chargers lost 24-17 to the Seattle Seahawks, it should be noted that the preseason is more of a learning experience than it is a competition between two teams.
In their loss, the Chargers did some things reasonably well, and others, substantially poor. Either way, both positive and negative aspects of their game should be reviewed carefully and built upon if positive, and worked on if negative.
Here are five things that the San Diego Chargers need to take away from their preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks.