Philip Rivers RUMORS & NEWS

  • Chargers owner Dean Spanos says re-signing Philip Rivers ‘will happen’

    Orange County Register "Chargers owner Dean Spanos isn’t big on making win-loss record predictions for his team. “Every year is different,” Spanos told reporters Tuesday at the second annual Chargers Invitational Golf Tournament. Spanos also didn’t predict how Philip..." May 22

  • Philip Rivers in no rush for a new contract

    Pro Football Talk "Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers says he doesn’t need a new contract. Rivers, who is heading into the final year of his current deal, said today that he appreciates it if the Chargers re-sign him but he’d be content with playing the 2019 season and then heading..." May 06

  • Chargers GM: No timetable on Philip Rivers' contract

    NFL.com "Los Angeles Chargers general manager Tom Telesco made it clear in January that quarterback Philip Rivers, who enters the final year of his contract, was "not going anywhere." Telesco said previously that talks had not begun, and he didn't let on during a..." April 30

  • Chargers reportedly want to sign QB Philip Rivers to extension

    Bleacher Report "The Los Angeles Chargers want to sign quarterback Philip Rivers to a contract extension, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN on Saturday. Rivers, 37, has one year left on his deal. He threw 32 touchdown passes and led the Bolts to a 12-4 record and an AFC Divisional Round playoff..." April 28

  • Chargers expect Philip Rivers “to be here awhile”

    Pro Football Talk "Philip Rivers is 37, but his level of play, his commitment to playing beyond 2019 and the Chargers’ signing of Tyrod Taylor would seem to take the Chargers out of the quarterback market. Not surprisingly, Chargers General Manager Tom Telesco isn’t ruling anything..." April 22

  • Chargers QB Philip Rivers not worried about long gap between home games in 2019

    Clutch Points "The league released the official schedules for the 2019 NFL season. The Los Angeles Chargers are among the teams with one of the more interesting schedules going into the year. The Chargers are set to go more than a month without a home starting in early November. Despite all the..." April 18

  • Philip Rivers, heading into final year of contract, skips start of Chargers offseason

    Sportsnaut "Philip Rivers, who has one year remaining on his current contract, was not in attendance when the Los Angeles Chargers kicked off their offseason workouts Monday. According to Eric Williams of ESPN, this “is unusual for the veteran signal caller.” Instead of..." April 15

  • Time is now for Chargers to find Philip Rivers’ replacement

    Sportsnaut "The Los Angeles Chargers have been quite fortunate to have featured one of the NFL’s top quarterbacks, Philip Rivers, the past decade and a half. But rather than wait until Rivers declines or, god forbid, suffers an injury, the franchise must begin looking toward the..." February 23

  • Philip Rivers has “year-to-year mentality” regarding his future

    Pro Football Talk "Chargers General Manager Tom Telesco said last week the team plans to begin conversations this offseason with Philip Rivers about a new contract. Rivers, 37, has one year remaining on his current deal, paying him $11 million in base salary in 2019 and counting $23..." January 25

  • Chargers GM on Philip Rivers: He's not going anywhere

    NFL.com "Los Angeles Chargers general manager Tom Telesco addressed the media Thursday to recap the 2018 season and what comes next as the team enters the offseason. Telesco touched on numerous subjects during a news conference that lasted a little more than 40 minutes. And one large takeaway..." January 18

  • Chargers ready to discuss new contract with Philip Rivers

    ESPN "Following one of his best seasons as a pro, which included reaching the AFC divisional round for the first time since the 2013 season, Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers said he wants to play for at least a handful of more years. Entering the final year of his contract,..." January 17

  • Philip Rivers misses another chance for ring to go with Hall numbers

    Pro Football Talk "Another year. Another year without a championship for Philip Rivers. The Chargers quarterback turned 37 last month and is running out of time to get a ring. “I only think I appreciated [how hard it is to win in the postseason] as the more years I’ve been in..." January 15

  • Andrew Luck will replace Philip Rivers in Pro Bowl

    NFL.com "Around the NFL       Andrew Luck will replace Philip Rivers in Pro Bowl Print By Grant Gordon Published: Jan. 15, 2019 at 02:49 p.m. Updated: Jan. 15, 2019 at 04:51 p.m. Andrew Luck's sensational..." January 15

  • Philip Rivers on Chargers' rise: 'I don't think we are that far off'

    Los Angeles Times "On the morning after, the team that built its reputation on winning away from home was left to lament having to play so many games on the road. The Chargers went 9-0 outside of Southern California before Sunday, when they traveled to New England and went splat. They trailed..." January 15

  • Philip Rivers' Approach To Trash Talk Is Hilariously Clean

    The Big Lead "Philip Rivers’ trash talk would be Disney-approved. The Los Angeles Chargers quarterback has mastered a strange form of clean trash talk. Seriously, the quarterback’s chirping, whether directed at an opponent or an official, could make it’s way into children’s..." January 13

  • Philip Rivers has never beaten Tom Brady

    Pro Football Talk "The Chargers are 9-0 outside of L.A. this year. But quarterback Philip Rivers is 0-7 against Tom Brady, whose team is 8-0 at home this season. So, basically, something’s gotta give. Yes, Rivers has never beaten Brady. The veteran San Diego/L.A. signal-caller has beaten the..." January 09

  • Does Philip Rivers need a Super Bowl to finally get his due?

    SB Nation "Philip Rivers covered his head with his parka when he watched the Denver Broncos convert a third down in the final minutes of a Divisional Round game in January 2014. A couple minutes later, he put on his helmet and watched the Broncos kneel the final seconds off the..." January 03

  • Philip Rivers and his wife are now expecting their ninth child

    Yahoo! Sports "As the Los Angeles Chargers prepared for their Sunday Night Football clash with the Pittsburgh Steelers, a piece of happy news came out regarding Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers. Per ESPN’s Eric Williams, Rivers and his wife Tiffany are expecting their..." December 03