Philip Rivers RUMORS & NEWS

  • Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers cleared to play Sunday against the Bills

    Los Angeles Times "Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers will play on Sunday against the Buffalo Bills after clearing the NFL’s concussion protocol program Friday afternoon. Rivers, who has started 194 consecutive regular-season and playoff games dating back to 2006, the fourth-longest streak for quarterbacks in NFL..." November 17

  • Chargers' Rivers questionable for Week 11 due to concussion "Philip Rivers is officially questionable to play against the Buffalo Bills. The Los Angeles Chargers quarterback remains in concussion protocol ahead of Sunday's AFC matchup. Rivers has fully participated in practice the past two days after being limited on Wednesday. The veteran quarterback..." November 17

  • Chargers place Philip Rivers in concussion protocol "Philip Rivers' consecutive starts streak is in jeopardy. The Los Angeles Chargers quarterback was placed into concussion protocol Monday, coach Anthony Lynn told reporters, one day after the Bolts fell to the Jacksonville Jaguars in overtime. It's unclear when Rivers suffered the head..." November 13

  • Matchup between oldies Philip Rivers and Eli Manning could be a goodie

    Los Angeles Times "In the car rides between the Chargers facility in Costa Mesa and his home in San Diego County, quarterback Philip Rivers can watch play after play in the mobile film room he had built for the season. He has seen the throws — the interceptions against Denver and Kansas City, and the deep strikes..." October 05

  • Philip Rivers on reported tension with Chargers' Anthony Lynn: 'Fake news'

    ESPN "It began as a reported disagreement between Los Angeles Chargers coach Anthony Lynn and veteran players Antonio Gates and Philip Rivers over traveling to Canton, Ohio, to witness former teammate LaDainian Tomlinson's Hall of Fame induction speech. After talking with Lynn, Gates chose to attend..." August 13

  • Philip Rivers, Antonio Gates being blocked from LaDainian Tomlinson's Hall of Fame induction

    Sporting News "Two of LaDainian Tomlinson’s former teammates with the now-Los Angeles Chargers are being blocked from attending the running back’s Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Canton, Ohio, on Saturday. Two sources told Sporting News that new Chargers coach Anthony Lynn is insisting that..." July 31

  • Philip Rivers is about to have the worst work commute you could ever imagine

    CBS Sports "When the Chargers made the decision to move from San Diego to Los Angeles earlier this year, the team was probably expecting every player to make the move with them. However, that's not going to happen because at least one player has decided not to move: Philip Rivers. The Chargers..." July 27

  • Gordon: Bolts want to win Super Bowl for Gates, Rivers "The newly minted Los Angeles Chargers are now less than a month away from their first game in their new digs -- a preseason clash with the Seahawks at StubHub Center -- and running back Melvin Gordon is ready to make a important first impression. When asked by NFL Network's Cole Wright on..." July 15

  • Hall of Famer Deion Sanders on Philip Rivers: ‘Send him to the Denver Broncos’

    Sportsnaut "The Denver Broncos have one of the NFL’s most-talented rosters, but have a big question at quarterback. Philip Rivers has never won or even competed in a Super Bowl. NFL legend Deion Sanders has a solution. Get Rivers to the Broncos. “Give me Philip Rivers, send him to the Denver Broncos,..." July 07

  • Chargers, Philip Rivers bid bittersweet farewell to San Diego

    ESPN "Wiping sweat off his forehead with a towel, Philip Rivers fittingly was one of the last players to wander off the practice field at Chargers Park. After practice, Rivers competed in a throwing competition with the rest of quarterbacks. And of course, the 13-year veteran who spent his entire..." June 16

  • Philip Rivers says he still has years left in NFL, wants to one day be HS coach

    ESPN "Philip Rivers says he believes he has several years left as an NFL quarterback but that when he does retire, he'd like to become a high school football coach for his sons when they are older. The 35-year-old Rivers, who is under contract with the Chargers for three more seasons, told ESPN's..." June 14

  • Philip Rivers thankful and sad for final days at Chargers Park

    ESPN "In an interview on Xtra 1360 Fox Sports Radio, Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers talked about practicing for the final time in San Diego at Chargers Park next week. The Chargers will hold the team’s mandatory minicamp from Tuesday through Thursday to close out offseason work...." June 11