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#17 Philip Rivers, QB
San Diego Chargers
Height: 6'-5"
Weight: 228
Birthdate: December 8th,1981
Age: 32
College: North Carolina State
Year: 2004
Round: 1   Pick: 4
Season Statistics
YEARGPATT CMPPCTPYDSTDsINT
2001111872.710810
200428562.53310
20052221254.511501
20061646028461.73387229
20071646027760.231522115
20081647831265.340093411
20091648631765.24254289
20101654135766.047103013
20111658236662.946242720
20121652733864.136072615
20131654437869.544783211
2014619913869.31756152
2014 Fantasy Points by Week
Last Five Games
WeekATTCMPPCTPYDSTDsINTPTS
1362158.32381115
2372875.72843024
3251872.02562019
4392974.43773027
5282071.42883123
Total16511670.31443122133
Strength of Schedule
Strength of schedule is calculated from the opponents projected fantasy points allowed for the QB position. The best rating is +16 which gives the player the advantage against the defense and indicates an easy opponent, the worst rating is -16 which gives the defense the advantage and indicates a tough opponent.
Fantasy Analysis
His level of play has been on par with the best of quarterbacks, helped by arguably a better supporting cast then he had last season. Rivers is a no-brainer fantasy start, week in and week out.
Passsing: 267 Yards, 2 TD, 1 INT.
Rushing: 6 Yards, 0 TD.

Did you think Rivers was washed up? If you did, you're not alone. Heading into last season, a huge majority of fantasy owners understandably had written off Rivers as a broken-down turnover machine with a worn out arm. The San Diego triggerman has head coach Mike McCoy to thank for rejuvenating his career. McCoy's quick-hitting short passing attack was just what Rivers needed to compensate for his diminished arm strength and the team's athletically limited offensive line. The 32-year-old Rivers rebounded nicely, tossing his second-highest number of touchdown passes and amassing a career-best completion percentage on his way to earning 2013 Comeback Player of the Year honors. Rivers averaged a fantasy friendly 279.9 passing yards and 2.0 touchdown passes per regular-season game. The rock-solid Rivers deserves consideration as a QB2 with upside in 2014. His supporting cast includes rising star Keenan Allen, the aging-but-still-reasonably-effective Antonio Gates and solid slot guy Eddie Royal, who tied Allen for the team lead in touchdown grabs (8). Danny Woodhead, who finished second on the team in receptions last season, will continue to operate in his surprisingly productive receiving-back role. The Chargers also want to get the speedy Ladarius Green more involved. Malcom Floyd has been cleared to resume action after suffering a career-threatening neck injury last season and is reportedly looking like his old self. Frank Reich replaces Ken Whisenhunt as offensive coordinator, but the switch is not a big deal. Reich, a former NFL quarterback, served as San Diego's quarterbacks coach last season, so he knows Rivers and head coach Mike McCoy's scheme.

Passing: 2675 Yards, 27 TD, 5 INT.
Rushing: 62 Yards, 0 TD.


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Injury Report
No current injury information exists for Philip Rivers

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