Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 9/27/12

SAN DIEGO - JANUARY 17: Quarterback Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers walks on to the field prior to the AFC Divisional Playoff Game against the New York Jets at Qualcomm Stadium on January 17, 2010 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Whenever there’s a conversation about the best quarterbacks in the NFL San Diego Chargers QB, Philip Rivers, is always thrown in the mix along with guys like Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Drew Brees and the Manning’s. The one thing Rivers does not possess that the others do is a championship, yet he’s often spoken about as if he’s won one.

Philip Rivers is a great fantasy football play but in the real world he’s just a pretender. Is it all Rivers’ fault that in the past six years since he’s been the Chargers starter that San Diego has never reached the Super Bowl? No, but with such offensively loaded teams that he’s had out there you’d think the “great” Philip Rivers would have been to a Super Bowl by now.… Read more

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