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17 Philip Rivers QB

Los Angeles Chargers

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
99%60%
Key Stats
GPPYDSPCTTDsINTRATING
16438660.4332187.9

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Chargers' Philip Rivers: Ends season with 33 touchdowns
by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

Rivers completed 22 of his 38 passes for 269 yards, two touchdowns and two interceptions in Sunday's loss to the Chiefs.

Rivers just missed setting a career high in touchdowns as he finished the season with 33, one off his best mark which he set in 2008.The 33-year-old also ended the season with 4,386 passing yards, good for fifth-best in the league and the eighth time Rivers has thrown for over 4,000 yards in the last nine seasons. Those figures are even more stunning given the fact Rivers was without two of his favorite receiving threats, Keenan Allen (knee) and Danny Woodhead (knee) for the majority of the season. Still, the late surge in interceptions was troubling, as the quarterback threw 14 picks through the final seven games en route to a league-leading 21 picks, also a career high. That high total could be chalked up to Rivers feeling the need to press the issue, as the team was beset by injuries by the end of the year. With the emergence of Tyrell Williams and Hunter Henry, Rivers figures to have plenty of weapons should the aforementioned Allen and Woodhead return to full health next season. If they can all stay healthy, no small task given the Chargers' injury history the last two seasons, Rivers should be primed for another excellent fantasy season.

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Chargers' Philip Rivers: Tosses two touchdowns, picks in loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rivers completed 22 of 38 passes for 269 yards, two touchdowns and two picks in Sunday's loss to Kansas City.

Rivers' touchdown strike to long-time friend Antonio Gates in the second quarter put San Diego in control. He followed it with two picks later in the second quarter and by the time Rivers connected with Hunter Henry for a score in the fourth quarter, the game was already out of reach. Plenty of uncertainty surrounds the Chargers - location, coaching staff and Rivers himself. Wrapping up the season with a career low in completion percentage (60.4 percent) and high in interceptions (21) will do little to quell questions for a team that is otherwise in rebuilding mode.

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Chargers' Philip Rivers: Tops 30 touchdowns for fifth time
by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

Rivers completed 23 of 46 passes for 322 yards, with two touchdowns and an interception in Saturday's 20-17 loss to the Browns.

Rivers' very first pass was a 50-yarder to former Browns receiver Travis Benjamin, and his next completion was a one-yard touchdown to Antonio Gates to cap the drive. He added another one-yard passing score to Tyrell Williams in the second half, benefiting from the running game's inability to convert in close with Melvin Gordon (hip/knee) out. The 35-year-old quarterback has thrown multiple touchdown passes in eight straight games en route to his fifth career 30-touchdown campaign.

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Chargers' Philip Rivers: Throws two touchdowns in loss to Raiders
by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

Rivers completed 17 of 30 passes for 206 yards and two touchdowns with one interception in Sunday's 19-16 loss to the Raiders.

Rivers threw touchdown passes to Travis Benjamin and Hunter Henry to give his team the lead heading into the fourth quarter, but the offense struggled to produce in the final frame and saw Oakland win the game on a pair of field goals. He nearly went without an interception for the first time since Week 9 but was picked on his last drive of the game after a penalty put him in a fourth-and-long situation. Rivers has thrown multiple touchdowns in seven consecutive games but has also turned the ball over 16 times during that stretch. He will enjoy a favorable matchup next week against the Browns.

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Chargers' Philip Rivers: Struggles in Week 14 loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rivers completed 21 of 39 passes for 236 yards, with two touchdowns and three interceptions in Sunday's 28-16 loss to the Panthers.

Rivers, who was sacked five times in the contest, also fumbled twice Sunday. He'll look to bounce back from the sloppy effort in Week 15, but in attempting to do so he'll face a tough challenge next weekend, with the 10-3 Raiders headed to San Diego and the offense potentially operating without top back Melvin Gordon, who is dealing with a hip issue.

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Schedule
WeekDateOpp.Comp-AttYdsTDInt
19/11/16KC25-3624310
29/18/16JAC17-2422040
39/25/16IND26-3932600
410/2/16NO28-4332121
510/9/16OAK21-3035942
610/13/16DEN18-2917810
710/23/16ATL27-4437111
810/30/16DEN20-4726723
911/6/16TEN24-3327520
1011/13/16MIA23-4432634
1211/27/16HOU22-3024231
1312/4/16TB15-2622522
1412/11/16CAR21-3923623
1512/18/16OAK17-3020621
1612/24/16CLE23-4632221
171/1/17KC22-3826922
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
Passing
YearTeamGGSAttCompPctYdsYPALgTDIntTkld20+40+Rate
2004Los Angeles Chargers208562.5334.1313101/1000110.9
2005Los Angeles Chargers20221254.51155.2322013/161050.4
2006Los Angeles Chargers161646028461.733887.375722927/14441592.0
2007Los Angeles Chargers161646027760.231526.8549211522/16344482.4
2008Los Angeles Chargers161647831265.340098.3967341125/1514812105.5
2009Los Angeles Chargers161648631765.242548.758128925/1676412104.4
2010Los Angeles Chargers161654135766.047108.7159301338/2276514101.8
2011Los Angeles Chargers161658236662.946247.9558272030/19869888.7
2012Los Angeles Chargers161652733864.136066.8480261549/31141388.6
2013Los Angeles Chargers161654437869.544788.2360321130/150606105.5
2014Los Angeles Chargers161657037966.542867.5259311836/18957993.8
2015Los Angeles Chargers161666143766.147927.2580291340/26453893.8
2016Los Angeles Chargers161657834960.443867.5959332136/188571687.9
TOTAL1801765917381164.4458337.7581314156362/21786009794.7
Rushing
YearTeamGGSAttYdsAvgLgTD20+1st
2004Los Angeles Chargers204-5-1.3-1000
2005Los Angeles Chargers201-1-1.0-1000
2006Los Angeles Chargers161648491.015008
2007Los Angeles Chargers161629331.110108
2008Los Angeles Chargers161631842.7110012
2009Los Angeles Chargers161626501.915105
2010Los Angeles Chargers161629521.814006
2011Los Angeles Chargers161626361.415106
2012Los Angeles Chargers161627401.511002
2013Los Angeles Chargers161628722.618005
2014Los Angeles Chargers1616371022.817009
2015Los Angeles Chargers161617281.68002
2016Los Angeles Chargers161614352.510002
TOTAL1801763175751.8183065
Receiving
YearTeamGGSRecYdsAvgLgTD20+40+1st
2004Los Angeles Chargers2000---00000
2005Los Angeles Chargers2000---00000
2006Los Angeles Chargers161600---00000
2007Los Angeles Chargers161600---00000
2008Los Angeles Chargers161600---00000
2009Los Angeles Chargers161600---00000
2010Los Angeles Chargers161600---00000
2011Los Angeles Chargers161600---00000
2012Los Angeles Chargers161600---00000
2013Los Angeles Chargers16160-9----90000
2014Los Angeles Chargers161600---00000
2015Los Angeles Chargers161600---00000
2016Los Angeles Chargers161600---00000
TOTAL1801760-9----90000
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2004Los Angeles Chargers200.000000.0000
2005Los Angeles Chargers211.000000.0000
2006Los Angeles Chargers1600.000000.0000
2007Los Angeles Chargers1600.000000.0000
2008Los Angeles Chargers1611.000000.0000
2009Los Angeles Chargers1600.000000.0000
2010Los Angeles Chargers1633.000000.0000
2011Los Angeles Chargers1611.000000.0000
2012Los Angeles Chargers1622.000000.0000
2013Los Angeles Chargers1622.000000.0000
2014Los Angeles Chargers1600.000000.0000
2015Los Angeles Chargers1600.000000.0000
2016Los Angeles Chargers1600.000000.0000
TOTAL1801010.000000.0000
Fumbles
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2004Los Angeles Chargers210010010
2005Los Angeles Chargers220000000
2006Los Angeles Chargers1682040040
2007Los Angeles Chargers16116030030
2008Los Angeles Chargers1684020020
2009Los Angeles Chargers1663010010
2010Los Angeles Chargers1674020020
2011Los Angeles Chargers1695030030
2012Los Angeles Chargers16157020020
2013Los Angeles Chargers1632010010
2014Los Angeles Chargers1682050050
2015Los Angeles Chargers1642021030
2016Los Angeles Chargers1695030030
TOTAL180914202910300
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Height/Weight:
6-5/228
Birthdate:
12/8/1981
Age:
35
Hometown:
Decatur, AL, USA
School:
North Carolina State
NFL Experience:
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