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Philip Rivers can rest easy knowing that his offensive line will do anything and everything to keep him out of harm’s way.
In a play that was probably missed by most, as the Raiders-Chargers game didn’t kick off until 11:35 EST, San Diego’s D.J. Fluker pulled a wrestling move out of his bag of tricks. During the third quarter, Oakland linebacker Sio Moore attempted to blitz Moore, but Fluker ensured that didn’t happen.
Fluker got under the linebacker, lifted him off his feet and dropped him to the ground. The offensive lineman was flagged for a personal foul on the play, with the referee viewing the move as a body slam.
Check out the play that you missed while you were sleeping in the GIF below, courtesy of @cjzero.
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San Diego Chargers rookie tackle DJ Fluker was given a 10-yard personal foul penalty for bodyslamming Oakland Raiders defensive lineman Sio Moore in the third quarter of Sunday night's NFL game at the O.co Coliseum.
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So that’s Chargers o-lineman DJ Fluker chokeslamming Raiders linebacker Sio Moore. That’s it.
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Now we know that DJ Fluker is a fan of WWF style moves. Last night he literally chokeslammed Raiders LB Sio Moore.
Someone get Jim Ross over this ASAP!
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