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#17 Philip Rivers, QB
San Diego Chargers
Height 6' 5"
Weight 228 lbs
Age 34
Birthdate December 8th 1981
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
20141657037966.542863118
20151666243866.247932913
2015 Fantasy Points by Week
Last Five Games
WeekATTCMPPCTPYDSTDsINTPTS
1423583.34042226
2272177.82412118
3342161.82461115
4382360.53583026
5483572.93652124
6654366.25032031
7583865.53363227
8372875.73013024
9422661.92801017
11301963.3178018
12432967.43004027
13351851.42020110
14432455.82630113
15362672.23113224
16493163.32771016
17352160.02282117
Strength of Schedule
Strength of Schedule is calculated from the opponents projected fantasy points allowed for the QB position. The easiest rating is 1 which gives the player the advantage against the defense and indicates an easy opponent, the most difficult rating is 10 which gives the defense the advantage and indicates a tough opponent.
Fantasy Analysis
Season Projections
This guy never seems to get the fantasy respect that he deserves. Last season Rivers single-handedly carried a struggling, injury-riddled offense that lacked an effective rushing attack, amassing career highs in attempts, completions and passing yards. The numbers were especially impressive since go-to wideout Keenan Allen, Stevie Johnson and Antonio Gates missed a combined 19 games, and Gates wasn't truly healthy all season. Returning offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt will emphasize the same short-range precision passing attack that helped Rivers, who turns 35 in December, complete a personal best 69.5 percent of his throws in 2013. A San Diego offensive line that was devastated by injuries is obviously healthy again. Allen, Johnson and the aging Gates are all good to go, too, and the very capable Danny Woodhead will handle the pass-catching back duties as usual. Speedy and underrated Travis Benjamin replaces Malcolm Floyd (retired) as the designated deep threat, which is a nice upgrade. Hunter Henry is expected to receive plenty of playing time in Ladarius Green's (Steelers) backup role, but rookie tight ends are rarely fantasy relevant. Rivers has finished as a top-11 fantasy quarterback three years in a row and offers fantasy QB1 upside more weeks than not. However, he sometimes struggles against the elite defenses and will take a backseat in the offense if the running game is clicking.

Passing: 4624 Yards, 33 TD, 15 INT.
Rushing: 66 Yards, 0 TD.

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