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Chargers, Falcons to compare NFL's top scoring offenses

ATLANTA (AP) The Atlanta Falcons are the NFL's top-scoring team, because of quarterback Matt Ryan's recharged passing attack. Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers are right behind. Ryan and the Falcons will face the Rivers-led Chargers on Sunday in a showdown of the league's top scoring offenses. The Falcons (4-2) have had good balance and a surprising downfield passing...
Via Associated Press
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chargers' Rivers, Falcons' Ryan rank among ironman leaders

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) The opening question to Matt Ryan's weekly news conference made the quarterback nervous. When he was asked about his long streak of consecutive starts, Ryan almost gasped. ''I have to find some wood to knock on first,'' Ryan said before adding, ''That's the kiss of death.'' Ryan hasn't missed a start for the Atlanta Falcons in 105 consecutive regular...
Via Associated Press
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Philip Rivers could set Chargers record Thursday vs. Broncos

Philip Rivers is closing in another San Diego Chargers passing record. The 34-year-old quarterback needs 125 yards to pass Hall of Famer Dan Fouts for most all-time by a Charger. Rivers could set the record on Thursday night against the Denver Broncos. A first-round pick in 2004, Rivers has been the face of the Chargers for the last decade. He holds the team record for wins by a...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Rivers, Chargers hope they're done finding new ways to lose

SAN DIEGO (AP) Ever the optimist, Philip Rivers has chosen to laugh to keep from crying as the pratfalls pile up for the San Diego Chargers, although he did seem misty-eyed as he tried to explain a particularly brutal collapse against New Orleans two weeks ago. Is there more pain in store for the Chargers, who have led at halftime in all five games and at the two-minute warning...
Via Associated Press
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Rivers does not want sympathy for sticking with struggling Chargers

Philip Rivers turns 35 in December and is still locked into a contract with the San Diego Chargers, who look anything but a contender. Still, the veteran quarterback does not want sympathy. Rivers committed to the Chargers with a new four-year contract in August 2015, and he doesn’t regret it, even though the team is 5-16 since he put pen to paper. “I guess I should take that...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Philip Rivers: I am not playing well enough

The San Diego Chargers sit at 1-4. Naturally, members of the team, including quarterback Philip Rivers, are assessing their own performances. While Rivers thinks he’s played well, the quarterback also gave a rather blunt assessment of his own play. “There doesn’t need to be any sympathy for me,” Rivers said, via Ricky Henne, “I look at it as, while I can...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

San Diego Chargers squandering Philip Rivers with continued struggles

Now in his 11th season as the starting quarterback of the San Diego Chargers, Philip Rivers is still as productive as ever for the only franchise for which he has ever played. The veteran is currently on pace for his eighth season with over 4000 passing yards and currently has seven touchdowns despite an injury-depleted offense. However, the Chargers as a team have struggled despite...
Via The Comeback
10 days ago  |  Discuss

LaDainian Tomlinson: Chargers should trade Philip Rivers

LaDainian Tomlinson doesn’t want to see former teammate Philip Rivers languish on a non-contending team late in his career. Tomlinson said on the NFL Network that the Chargers should trade Rivers to a contender. "Chargers are rebuilding right now…The best thing to do is trade [Rivers]."@LT_21 gets real on GameDay Prime! — NFL Network (@nflnetwork...
Via The Sports Daily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Drew Brees sounds pretty pumped to return to San Diego

Drew Brees is finally making his return to San Diego, and isn’t exactly hiding his feelings about Sunday’s matchup with the Chargers. Brees told’s Mike Triplett that he’s been waiting for the moment to return to the team which drafted him in the second round of the 2001 NFL Draft. “I’m trying to make this just like any other game,” Brees said with a laugh...
Via The Comeback
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Joey Bosa draws rave reviews after first practice with Chargers

Joey Bosa made his long-awaited debut with the San Diego Chargers Wednesday and gained plenty of praise in the process. This year’s No. 3 pick finally ended his lengthy contractual battle with the Chargers the day prior. From the sounds of it, he didn’t slack off from a physical standpoint while the battle raged. The team’s website caught up with head coach Mike McCoy on...
Via The Sports Daily
August 31, 2016  |  Discuss

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