Originally posted on NBC San Diego  |  Last updated 10/26/11
Philip Rivers hasn't been playing his best football. The San Diego Chargers quarterback said Wednesday it is not because he is injured, despite outside speculation of the contrary. "I'm as healthy as I've been through six weeks," said Rivers, whose nine interceptions are tied for second-most in the league. "I'm doing the best I can to lead a 4-2 team." Rivers' interception total has never dwarfed his touchdown total — seven — this late into a season. Through six games, Rivers has an 82.3 quarterback rating, his lowest in six seasons as a full-time starter. He has completed 64.7 percent of his passes and averaged 7.9 yards per attempt, the lowest since 2007. If Rivers' comment is some grand cover-up, head coach Norv Turner is on it, too. "Philip's completely healthy," Turner said. "No, he's fine. Obviously, we don't want to turn the ball over, and that's one of the things we're working hard on. It is an entire team thing. It's a combination of getting the best plays in, and it's a combination
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