Posts Tagged ‘Philip Rivers’
Posted: Tuesday, October 25th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Jacksonville Jaguars, Baltimore Ravens, New York Jets, Terrell Owens, Philip Rivers, Terrell Suggs, Jason La Canfora, Michael Lombardi, Christian Ponder
Be sure to tune into NFL Network Tuesday afternoon as free agent wide receiver Terrell Owens drops by after his public workout intended to impress NFL scouts.
Posted: Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Data Points, Aaron Rodgers, Joe Flacco, Donovan McNabb, Jay Cutler, Philip Rivers
When the Bears host the Vikings on Sunday night, Jay Cutler won’t be the only quarterback twitching. If it seems as if Cutler is sacked more consistently than any other QB in the league, you’re right. The Bears passer has been taken down at least once in 27 straight games, the longest active streak in the league. But Donovan McNabb isn’t far behind, having been sacked in 20 straight games.
Posted: Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, New England Patriots, Houston Texans, San Diego Chargers, New York Jets, Aaron Rodgers, frank gore, Matt Cassel, Ben Roethlisberger, Al Davis, Adrian Peterson, Benjarvus Green-Ellis, Derrick Mason, Philip Rivers, Fred Jackson, LeBron James, Dave Dameshek, Albert Breer, Houston Texanns
Log onto NFL.com to vote for the FedEx Air & Ground Players of the Week. And don’t forget to cast your vote for the week’s top rookie performance and top comeback, too.
Posted: Friday, September 30th, 2011 | jasonfsmith1 Tags: Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Chris Johnson, Darren McFadden, Drew Brees, Philip Rivers, Fred Jackson, Beanie Wells, Kendall Hunter, Alfonso Smith, Roy Helu
Top fantasy running backs are a commodity, but Jason Smith says they’re not one that you should gut your roster to get.
Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Data Points, Tom Brady, Tony Romo, Dan Marino, Philip Rivers, Matthew Stafford
Last week, we told you that five quarterbacks, after two weeks, were on pace to shatter Dan Marino’s single-season passing yards record. Well, now that three games are in the books, there still are five passers on pace to beat that mark.
Posted: Monday, September 19th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Data Points, Tom Brady, Drew Brees, Tony Romo, Dan Marino, Philip Rivers, Cam Newton
Every year, it seems, there’s a quarterback who makes a run at Dan Marino’s record for most passing yards in a single season. After two Sunday’s of the 2011 campaign, it appears there might be a few guys capable of threatening the mark.
Posted: Wednesday, September 14th, 2011 | Steve Wyche Tags: Steven Jackson, St. Louis Rams, Tom Brady, New York Giants, Aaron Rodgers, Cadillac Williams, Philip Rivers, Monday Night Football
Tony Softli, a former personnel executive for the Rams, said on the latest Cover Two Podcast that RB Steven Jackson‘s quadriceps injury will keep him from playing in Monday night’s game against the Giants, according to a team source.
Posted: Friday, September 9th, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: NFL Playbook, Peyton Manning, Matt Ryan, Antonio Gates, Kerry Collins, Jason Witten, Tony Romo, Kyle Vanden Bosch, Philip Rivers, Mario Williams, Vincent Jackson, Josh Freeman, Donald Penn, Ovie Mughelli, Malcom Floyd, Anthony Castonzo
At this late stage of the week, you have surely heard about every story line centered around quarterbacks, star skill players, loud talkers and frequent Tweeters. But there are 11 players on either side matching up on any given play. Below we list five matchups that, based on tape study, we are interested in seeing play out in Week 1
Posted: Friday, August 26th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Donovan McNabb, Philip Rivers, Countdown to Kickoff, 2011 Kickoff
With 11 days until the 2011 NFL season kicks off, we will take a closer look at the 11 400-yard passing games from the 2010 season.
Posted: Friday, August 26th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos, Chris Johnson, Kerry Collins, Brady Quinn, Kyle Orton, Darrelle Revis, Philip Rivers, Mike Munchak, Antwaan Randle El, Sean Smith, Vontae Davis, Michael Lombardi, Heath Evans, Curtis Painter, Tim Tebow, Terrelle Pryor
Did you have any issues with Michael Lombardi‘s blue-chip and red-chip rankings of the best players at each position? If you did, you weren’t alone. Watch this clip of Heath Evans and Antwaan Randle El attacking Lombardi for his take on Philip Rivers.
Posted: Monday, August 22nd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Indianapolis Colts, Brett Favre, Plaxico Burress, Chris Johnson, Tarvaris Jackson, Pete Carroll, Philip Rivers, Jim Irsay, supplemental draft, Terrelle Pryor
Monday’s NFL supplemental draft is one of the most interesting “mini” drafts of recent memory, and NFL.com will have full coverage, including NFL Network reporter Albert Breer live from Terrelle Pryor‘s draft party.
Posted: Friday, July 22nd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Data Points, San Diego Chargers, Antonio Gates, Darren Sproles, Philip Rivers, Vincent Jackson
Regardless of the era, the San Diego Chargers always seem to put an explosive offense on the field. And receiver Vincent Jackson has been a big part of the current edition.
Posted: Friday, July 22nd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Maurice Jones-Drew, Roger Goodell, Josh Cribbs, Philip Rivers, Chris Cooley, DeMaurice Smith, Greg Aiello, Chester Pitts, Heath Evans, Peter King
Browns Pro Bowl WR/KR Josh Cribbs was one of many NFL players taking to the airwaves Thursday, urging fans to be patient and revealing some of the issues still in dispute between owners and players. “Things (remaining to be solved) as far as health care for retired players, pads during practice and how long can two-a-days go,” Cribbs said on NFL Network. “This is a 10-year deal. We can’t enter into it lightly. So fans have to understand that until we can completely dissect the CBA, we can’t go forward. “We hate that it’s being put out there that the lockout is over when the reality is that we’ve just made significant progress. We don’t want the fans to look […]
Posted: Tuesday, June 21st, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Antonio Gates, Maurice Jones-Drew, Steve Smith, DeMarcus Ware, Roddy White, Troy Polamalu, Osi Umenyiora, Philip Rivers, Chris Cooley, LeSean McCoy, Bucky Brooks, Jason La Canfora, Tiki Barber, The Top 100 Players of 2011, Adam Rank Steve Wyche
Antonio Gates is already one of the best offensive tight ends in the history of the league, but did the players get it wrong by ranking him ahead of the man responsible for getting him the ball?
Posted: Tuesday, June 14th, 2011 | Craig Ellenport Tags: Three and out, Detroit Lions, Jim Schwartz, Matthew Stafford, Philip Rivers, San Diego Chargers, St. Louis Rams, Steven Jackson, Vincent Jackson
Lions QB Matt Stafford has reportedly worked hard this offseason to strengthen his upper body. If he stays healthy, you can expect a monster season.