Category: Philip Rivers

Philip Rivers Isn’t Completely Surprised by Jared Gaither’s Release, Expects Chargers to Add More Offensive Linemen

Monday, April 1st, 2013

Philip Rivers has lost some support this offseason in San Diego. The team lost guard Louis Vasquez on the free-agent market and gave up on controversial offensive tackle Jared Gaither, who was released last week. Rivers isn't quite frustrated, but he clearly hopes the Bolts make some moves to address ...

Matt Barkley: “I Think I’ll Have a Stronger Arm Than I Did” Before the Injury

Friday, March 1st, 2013

It hasn't been the year that Matt Barkley had hoped for when he passed on the NFL draft around this time in 2012. His senior year was cut short by a shoulder injury and USC came up way short in its expectations. That said, Barkley is still an intriguing prospect ...

Mike McCoy: Philip Rivers is a “Great Guy to Have as the Face of Your Franchise”

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Mike McCoy has done some big things with guys like Peyton Manning and Tim Tebow, so he knows a thing or two about franchise quarterbacks and the importance of having a steady leader under center. As McCoy starts his first head-coaching gig in San Diego, he's not concerned about Philip ...

Philip Rivers on the San Diego Chargers Hiring Mike McCoy: “This Was the Guy I Was Hoping For”

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

After another disappointing season in the AFC West, the San Diego Chargers have taken a step toward trying to get back on the right track by hiring one of the greatest offensive minds in the division away from the rival Denver Broncos. Quarterback guru Mike McCoy steps in to coach ...

Philip Rivers Discusses A New Coaching Change, Doesn’t Expect To Have Input On Next GM

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

It was another season of disappointment in San Diego, but this time a change had to be made. Changes that probably should have been made years prior. Norv Turner seemed to have nine lives as coach of the Chargers, but not this time. On Monday the Chargers let go of ...

Ben Roethlisberger: “It Doesn’t Do You Any Good To Be Hot In The Beginning Of The Year”

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers have been in survival mode for much of the 2012 season thus far. Roethlisberger and the offense have been adjusting to drastic changes under a new coordinator and injuries have hit the team hard on both sides of the ball. But Roethlisberger has been here ...

Philip Rivers Defends the Replacement Officials, Says Offenses Have to Be Ready in Victory Formation

Friday, September 21st, 2012

The San Diego Chargers are 2-0 out of the gate, but they'll have their biggest challenge yet on Sunday when they host the 2-0 Atlanta Falcons, whose defense dominated Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts in Week 2. Considering the number of mistakes Philip Rivers made last year and the amount ...

Philip Rivers Says This Year’s Camp Was “As Competitive As We’ve Had”

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

The San Diego Chargers are already facing quite the challenge in the AFC West. The division appears to be catching up to them as everyone else loads up. On top of that, the Bolts had a rough preseason that was marred by turnovers. Philip Rivers doesn't appear to be overly concerned. Philip ...

Philip Rivers Claims Brandon Carr Didn’t “Bait” Him into Interception: “It Was a Horrible Throw”

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

Philip Rivers is coming off an interception-filled season, and his Chargers will have their work cut out for them in the strong AFC West in 2012. Rivers is preparing for a bounce-back year by spending quite some time with the Dallas Cowboys, who San Diego played Saturday night and then ...

San Diego Tight End Antonio Gates Pushes His Chips All In

Monday, August 6th, 2012

By all accounts, San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates is looking about as healthy as he has in a while. Exactly what that means is up for debate since he hasn't really been truly healthy since 2007. It's clear that situation has helped the 32-year-old put things in perspective. Gates ...