Philip Rivers RUMORS & NEWS

  • Rumor: Chargers Could Be Targeting Cam Newton To Replace Philip Rivers

    Total Pro Sports "The Los Angeles Chargers could be in the market for a new QB after the 2019 season, and that might include one who has been to a Super Bowl. According to Pro Football Network Insider Ben Allbright, the Chargers are keeping an eye on the Cam Newton sweepstakes should Philip Rivers..." December 10

  • Chargers shocked at Philip Rivers’ inaccuracy, could bench him for Tyrod Taylor

    Sportsnaut "The Los Angeles Chargers could finally be ready to bench Philip Rivers for Tyrod Taylor, as the team is reportedly stunned at how inaccurate he’s been in 2019. Jay Glazer of Fox Sports did a video mailbag session and addressed the situation. " December 02

  • Report: Philip Rivers could be benched if he struggles against Broncos

    Larry Brown Sports "Philip Rivers has struggled this year in what has been a disappointing season for the Los Angeles Chargers, and the veteran quarterback may be getting some unwanted time off if his poor play continues. The Chargers will consider benching Rivers if he struggles on Sunday against the..." December 01

  • Philip Rivers and the Los Angeles Chargers Appear Headed for a Breakup

    The Big Lead "Philip Rivers and the Los Angeles Chargers appear headed for a breakup, as the soon-to-be free agent and the only team he's ever known haven't even discussed a new contract. With Rivers in the midst of a tough season and the franchise in the midst of a transition he hasn't embraced,..." November 30

  • Philip Rivers and the Los Angeles Chargers Appear Headed for a Breakup

    The Big Lead "Philip Rivers and the Los Angeles Chargers appear headed for a breakup, as the soon-to-be free agent and the only team he's ever known haven't even discussed a new contract. With Rivers in the midst of a tough season and the franchise in the midst of a transition he hasn't embraced,..." November 29

  • Chargers, Philip Rivers possibly heading for a parting of ways after a rocky 2019 season

    CBS Sports "There is a very real chance that Philip Rivers is not back with the Chargers in 2020, according to sources with knowledge of the situation, with the longtime standout quarterback experiencing one of the worst seasons of his career and the team preparing for a move to a new..." November 24

  • Ten NFL Quarterbacks Who May Be Looking For New Teams In 2020

    Sportsnaut "Sometimes a change of scenery for certain NFL players makes all of the difference in the world. However, sometimes a switch of franchises backfires. For better or worse, and due to different circumstances, the following 10 NFL quarterbacks could be looking for new teams for the 2020..." November 22

  • NFL Week 12 QB Power Rankings: The Chargers have a Philip Rivers problem, Dak Prescott deserves more MVP love

    CBS Sports "When, with 1:53 remaining on the game clock, Philip Rivers got the ball back at the Chargers' own 9-yard line with a chance to score a touchdown and force overtime in a must-win game against the Chiefs on Monday night, there wasn't a person in the United States or Mexico or the solar..." November 22

  • Philip Rivers Wants To Play For Titans?

    Pro Football Rumors "Longtime Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers may want to play for another franchise next season, according to a report by Matt Miller of Bleacher Report. Per Miller’s report, league circlles are hearing that Rivers, who is set for free agency this offseason, would..." November 20

  • Philip Rivers' turnovers aren't all on the QB, Chargers coach Anthony Lynn says

    Sporting News "Philip Rivers knows he must cut out the turnovers that are "hurting" the Chargers, who lost to the Chiefs 24-17 on Monday night. The Los Angeles quarterback threw his fourth interception of the game with 24 seconds remaining when he tried to find running back..." November 19

  • Chargers Announce Philip Rivers Will Remain Starting QB

    Sportsnaut "Los Angeles Chargers starting quarterback Philip Rivers is currently in a downward spiral unlike anything we’ve seen from the potential future Hall of Famer. Rivers threw four interceptions in a terrible performance against the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday night and..." November 19

  • Interceptions still confound Philip Rivers

    ESPN "Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers knows he's costing his team games because of his turnovers. However, through 11 games, Rivers hasn't found the magic elixir. "It's a football game," he said. "If you could just pick and..." November 19

  • Philip Rivers feeling urgency, not desperation

    L.A. Daily News "It wasn’t the game-ending interception that bothered Philip Rivers the most after reviewing the film of the Chargers’ loss to the Oakland Raiders last week. Rivers’ first of three interceptions was the one that had him thinking what could have been. If Rivers..." November 15

  • Chargers' Philip Rivers 'disappointed' with play in loss "Philip Rivers saved his worst performance in Oakland for his final game at the Coliseum. The Los Angeles Chargers quarterback, playing his last game at the Coliseum with the Raiders slated to move to Las Vegas, threw three interceptions and earned a 57.5..." November 08

  • Philip Rivers and Anthony Lynn Had a Heated Exchange on the Chargers Sideline

    Bleacher Report "Philip Rivers and Anthony Lynn appeared to have a brief argument in the first quarter of the Los Angeles Chargers' game with the Chicago Bears on Sunday. Rivers threw an interception to Kyle Fuller on the Chargers' third drive of the game. Fuller returned..." October 28

  • Chargers rumors indicate team could move on from Philip Rivers, draft Joe Burrows

    The Sports Daily "Philip Rivers will turn 38 years of age in December, and apparently, the Chargers may no longer be looking to start the traditional pocket passer in the future. Rivers has been the team’s franchise starting quarterback since 2006, but the league is moving toward dual-threat..." October 27

  • The Chargers Should Thank Philip Rivers For All Those Wasted Seasons By Trading Him

    The Big Lead "The Los Angeles Chargers are 2-5 on the season and tied for last place in the AFC West with the Denver Broncos. The playoffs are a longshot, but not as unlikely as Philip Rivers' chances at a Super Bowl if he finishes his career with the Chargers. Center Mike Pouncey was lost for..." October 22

  • Philip Rivers: Losing streak won’t tear us apart

    Los Angeles Times "There’s a possibility the Chargers will rally and salvage what remains of a season now sitting at a disappointing and somewhat surprising 2-5. There’s also a chance they might just “wallow around,” and finish “3-13 or 4-12,” quarterback Philip..." October 22

  • Phil Rivers Appears to Scold Steelers Defender Like One Of His Children

    The Big Lead "The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Los Angeles Chargers in a home/road game on Sunday night, 24-17. The Chargers had a chance to tie the game, but Philip Rivers threw a back-breaking interception with 41-seconds left in the 4th quarter. As the play ended, Rivers grabbed Steelers' cornerback..." October 14

  • Phillip Rivers closing in on Eli Manning, Ben Roethlisberger on career passing yards list

    Pro Football Talk "Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers was drafted in the same first round of the 2004 NFL draft as Giants quarterback Eli Manning and Ben Roethlisberger. But because Rivers sat on the bench behind Drew Brees for two years, his career numbers always lagged behind..." October 12

  • Philip Rivers set for 211th straight start with other 2004 first-round QBs out of action

    ESPN "Anthony Lynn isn't ready to hit the panic button over the Los Angeles Chargers' rash of injuries -- yet. Lynn suffered through an 0-4 start in his first season as the team's head coach in 2017, so some injuries and a disheartening road loss to the Detroit..." September 18

  • Philip Rivers “at peace” entering contract year

    Real GM Football "Philip Rivers is in the final year of his contract with the Los Angeles Chargers, but he's not concerned. Rivers told the NFL Network that he's "at peace" with his contract situation. " September 13

  • Matthew Stafford impressed by “underappreciated” Philip Rivers

    Detroit Free Press "Not many NFL players know what it's like to make 130 consecutive starts. Matthew Stafford will find out Sunday when he hits that milestone in the Detroit Lions' home opener against the Los Angeles Chargers (1 p.m., CBS), and it's something Chargers quarterback Philip..." September 12

  • Philip Rivers explains why Tom Brady might not be the greatest quarterback of all time

    Mass Live "With each Super Bowl victory, Tom Brady has moved more and more people to the belief that the New England Patriots quarterback is the greatest ever at his position if not the greatest ever to play the sport. After six championships, the holdouts club’s membership is diminishing,..." August 20

  • 12 starting quarterbacks have seen no preseason action

    Pro Football Talk "NFL teams are increasingly seeing the risk of preseason injuries as outweighing the rewards of getting players ready for live action. And that’s particularly clear in the numbers of starting quarterbacks who are sitting out. Midway through the preseason, 12 starting quarterbacks..." August 20

  • Philip Rivers to address contract situation after the 2019 campaign

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Chargers have no qualms about quarterback Philip rivers as their starter for the foreseeable future. It seems both sides are going to wait until after the 2019 NFL season to determine how long that will be. Rivers is slated to make $16 million in the final..." August 16

  • Melvin Gordon reacts to Philip Rivers’ comments

    The Big Lead "Melvin Gordon clearly didn’t expect what he got from Philip Rivers on Thursday. Rivers was asked about the San Diego Los Angeles Chargers running back’s holdout and wasn’t incredibly supportive. The running back wasn’t a big fan of that. Here’s what..." July 27

  • Philip Rivers reacts to Melvin Gordon's holdout with comments that probably won't help the running back

    CBS Sports "The Chargers held their second day of training camp on Friday, and for the second straight day, Melvin Gordon wasn't there.  As you may or may not have heard, the running back is holding out of camp in hopes of getting a new contract, and if he..." July 26