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Philip Rivers is not playing tonight

Philip Rivers is not playing tonight

Coach Mike McCoy will sit Philip Rivers against the Arizona Cardinals tonight.
Bolts From The Blue Aug 19, 2016

INACTIVE REPORT: Philip Rivers will not play against Cardinals

In what is a bit of a surprising decision, the Chargers will sit Philip Rivers against the Cardinals. The San Diego Chargers will be sitting the following players against the Arizona Cardinals tonight according to Chargers.com: QB Philip Rivers TE Antonio Gates RB Kenneth Farrow CB Greg Ducre OLB Tyler Marcordes TE Asante Cleveland OLB Chris Landrum ILB Jatavis Brown WR Javontee Herndon DT Zamir Carlis The team apparently felt that Rivers got in enough work during the week’s joint practices that he did not need to be risked tonight. It’s a curious decision, but it’s difficult to...
Revenge Of The Birds Aug 18, 2016

Three Questions with Bolts from the Blue

The Arizona Cardinals take on the San Diego Chargers on Friday and Bolts from the Blue was nice enough to answer some questions for Arizona Cardinals fans. The Arizona Cardinals and San Diego Chargers square off in the second game of the preseason for both teams.  The Chargers are working on getting back to contention behind Philip Rivers and head coach Mike McCoy, but they need help. I had some questions about the Chargers so Cardinals fans could get to know the team a little better heading into the second preseason game.  I reached out to the great Kyle Posey, enjoy and learn a little...
Rivers, Benjamin building toward season

Rivers, Benjamin building toward season

Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers feels it coming with his wide receiver.
Bolts From The Blue Aug 16, 2016

Chargers 2016: Four reasons for optimism

Why fans should be excited for the fast approaching regular season. Preseason is in full swing, and you can see week 1 of the regular season rapidly approaching in the distance. Let’s go over a few reasons I believe Chargers fans should be excited about the new season. Philip Rivers is still Philip Rivers They say a ship is nothing without a captain. Fortunately, the Chargers have one of the finest captains across the vast turf sea. Yep, it all starts and ends with #17. At 34 years old, Philip Rivers is still a phenomenal quarterback, one capable of taking his team to the promised land....
Bolts From The Blue Aug 15, 2016

San Diego Chargers Daily Links: Can Bolts overcome awful tackling?

Your daily dose of San Diego Chargers news & notes from around the web. Tips, Trends, and Taeks for Every NFL Team (AFC/NFC West) - Brian MaloneAntonio Gates is still a force in the red zone. He got 19 percent of the Chargers’ inside-the-10 targets in 2015, and Philip Rivers is going to force feed him until he gets eight scores. And recent acquisition James Jones has gotten at least 20 percent of his team’s inside-the-10 targets three of the last four seasons. But if Allen can get back up to 15 percent of these targets, it’ll make up for some of the projected loss in team pass...
Bolts From The Blue Aug 9, 2016

ESPN: Philip Rivers is a second tier quarterback

Where does the Chargers quarterback rank among his peers? ESPN Senior Writer Mike Sando published his annual QB Tier Rankings today, and the San Diego Chargers' Philip Rivers is ranked in the middle of "tier 2" and 8th overall. The rankings are the result of a voting panel made up of 42 "league insiders." Among them are 10 GMs, five head coaches, seven offensive coordinators, five defensive coordinators, eight personnel evaluators, and seven other team personnel. They evaluated 33 quarterbacks and divided them into five tiers. They range from tier 1 which is defined as "can carry his team...
Rivers-Williams vibe is growing

Rivers-Williams vibe is growing

Chargers WR Tyrell Williams caught consecutive scoring passes Monday from Philip Rivers.

Chargers to sign WR James Jones

The ex-Packer knows what Philip Rivers can do. He's seen it.
Bolts From The Blue Jul 29, 2016

San Diego Chargers Daily Links: Will Travis Benjamin be a disappointment?

Your daily dose of San Diego Chargers news & notes from around the web. Who reaches Super Bowl LI? 2016 NFL record projections for all 32 teams - Nate DavisSan Diego Chargers (6-10): They couldn't establish the run or stop it in 2015, factors that coupled to create quite a burden on 34-year-old QB Philip Rivers. It's far from certain the Bolts will be much better in those departments in 2016 — not good considering every other roster in the division looks superior to San Diego's. Post-Peyton, will Rivers/Bolts emerge? - Tom Krasovic (UT$)A mountain of evidence speaks to his prowess. Only...
Post-Peyton, will Rivers/Bolts emerge?

Post-Peyton, will Rivers/Bolts emerge?

The Chargers went 4-12 last year despite good health of quarterback Philip Rivers.

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