Philip Rivers RUMORS & NEWS

  • $11M Of Philip Rivers’ 2017 Base Salary Became Fully Guaranteed Today

    NFL Trade Rumors "Joel Corry of CBS Sports points out that $11 million of Chargers QB Philip Rivers‘ $14 million base salary for the 2017 season became fully guaranteed on Tuesday. There was some talk a few months ago that the Chargers could consider trading him this offseason. In fact, one rumor surfaced that..." February 07

  • Joey Bosa says Philip Rivers is all in for L.A. move

    Pro Football Talk "In the aftermath of the announcement that the Chargers will move from San Diego to Los Angeles, reports/rumors/whatever emerged that quarterback Philip Rivers wasn’t all in. Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa declared otherwise on Thursday. Appearing on behalf of MET-RX at Radio Row in Houston,..." February 03

  • Philip Rivers ends search for AFC’s final Pro Bowl quarterback

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL had a hard time finding a quarterback to join the AFC team at this week’s Pro Bowl, but their search has come to an end. Philip Rivers of the Chargers will take the spot vacated by Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger this week. Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor and Broncos quarterback..." January 24

  • Philip Rivers fine with L.A., not pushing for trade

    NFL.com "Now that the Chargers are fleeing San Diego, inquiring football minds want to know: Is Philip Rivers onboard with the idea of spending the remainder of his career in Los Angeles? The cagey quarterback mulled retirement after the 2015 season, letting it be known at the time that he wasn't wild..." January 17

  • Despite previous protestations, Philip Rivers will go to L.A. with the Chargers

    CBS Sports "As they announced yesterday, the Chargers are moving from San Diego to Los Angeles. It's a move that's been rumored for quite some time now, and it's finally come to fruition. Previously, Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers had expressed discomfort with the idea of moving to Los Angeles,..." January 14

  • Philip Rivers: 'I'm a little numb' about Chargers moving

    NFL.com "Philip Rivers has mixed emotions about the Chargers move to Los Angeles. "I'm a little bit numb about it all. It hasn't really settled in," the quarterback told KLSD-AM in San Diego on Friday, a day after the Chargers announced they would move to L.A. Rivers, a longtime proponent of the..." January 13

  • Will Philip Rivers follow the Chargers to Los Angeles?

    Sportsnaut "Lost in the entire dynamic of the Chargers officially announcing their move to Los Angeles are the players. It’s something we don’t focus on too often. They are human beings. They have families. They have homes they call their own. They have friends and communities they’ve worked to..." January 12

  • Time for Chargers to draft eventual replacement for Philip Rivers

    ESPN "Much of the focus this offseason for the San Diego Chargers remains on the team securing a new head coach and figuring out where they will be in 2017. However, the Chargers still have questions they have to work through regarding their roster in the coming months. Some of the top players headed..." January 09

  • Philip Rivers: I know they count on me to be better

    San Diego Union-Tribune "This is not how it goes around here. Even during a season in which the Chargers have found all manner of wild ways to lose, we didn’t see this one coming. The Chargers don’t get let down by the one who lifts them up. Philip Rivers was intercepted four times in the fourth quarter as the..." November 14

  • Philip Rivers disappointed Chargers stadium funding measure didn’t pass

    San Diego Union-Tribune "Mike McCoy did not avoid the subject Wednesday morning, the head coach addressing the results of the Chargers’ proposed downtown stadium project in his first team meeting since immediately following Sunday’s win over the Titans. The team was victorious this week. Measure C was..." November 11

  • Derek Wolfe: Rivers relationship hurt by threat to eat his kids

    NFL.com "Philip Rivers didn't have one of his best days on Sunday in Denver. The Chargers quarterback was sacked four times and threw three interceptions, one of which was run back for a touchdown by the Broncos. After the game, Broncos defensive end Derek Wolfe spoke casually of his disdain for one of..." October 31

  • Romo & Philip Rivers Could Be Made Available For Trade?

    NFL Trade Rumors "Mike Freeman of Bleacher Report spoken with several team officials who believe Cowboys QB Tony Romo and Chargers QB Philip Rivers could be traded at some point. Freeman lists the Jets, Browns, Bears and 49ers as teams in desperate need of a quarterback among others. A team official mentioned..." October 20

  • Is Philip Rivers a Hall of Famer?

    Pro Football Talk "On Thursday night, current Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers surpassed former Chargers quarterback Dan Fouts as the all-time leading passer in franchise history. Because Fouts has a bust in the Hall of Fame, an idea was hatched for Friday’s question of the day on PFT Live. Is Philip Rivers a..." October 14

  • Don't cry him a Rivers; QB glad to be long-term Bolt

    San Diego Union-Tribune "As easy as it is rip the Chargers organization for failing Philip Rivers in recent years, another fact of the matter is Rivers has signed two lengthy contract extensions with the club and is enthused about where the organization is headed. While it’s also true that bona-fide franchise..." October 12

  • LaDainian Tomlinson explains why the Chargers need to trade away Philip Rivers

    CBS Sports "If LaDainian Tomlinson ran the Chargers, he'd trade away the team's best player. Tomlinson, the former Chargers running back and league MVP, revealed after the Chargers' catastrophic collapse against the Saints why he's rooting for Philip Rivers to leave San Diego via a trade. For Tomlinson, it..." October 04