TITLE

SCOUTS VIEWS

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Sporting News;1/20/2006, Vol. 230 Issue 3, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents views of football scouts on various football players and teams. Julian Peterson is the best defensive player among the free-agent prospects. Teams have to be afraid of the New England Patriots in the playoffs because they've been there, done that and now are starting to get healthy. The San Diego Chargers were going to keep Philip Rivers before Drew Brees injured his shoulder and had to have surgery. The Seattle Seahawks might be the most vulnerable among the playoff teams with the top four seeds. They played Houston, Tennessee and the other three NFC West teams twice each.
ACCESSION #
19442193

 

Related Articles

  • SAN DIEGO CHARGERS. Trotter, Jim // Sporting News;9/13/2004, Vol. 228 Issue 37, p53 

    The article presents news related to the football team San Diego Chargers. QB Drew Brees appears to have held off rookie Philip Rivers for the starting job on opening day, but he won't start the entire season. Rivers showed expected inconsistency after holding out for most of training camp, but...

  • SAN DIEGO CHARGERS. Trotter, Jim // Sporting News;5/3/2004, Vol. 228 Issue 18, p36 

    This article presents information on the football team San Diego Chargers. The club got the quarterback it wanted—North Carolina State's bright, accurate Philip Rivers—plus the Giants' third-round pick this year and their first-and fifth-round picks next year in a trade for Eli...

  • SAN DIEGO CHARGERS. Acee, Kevin // Sporting News;7/16/2007, Vol. 231 Issue 29, p41 

    This article offers training camp news and notes pertaining to the National Football League's (NFL) San Diego Chargers of the American Football Conference in July 2007. Particular focus is given to the tweaks made in the team's offensive and defensive systems due to new coaches, and the progress...

  • SAN DIEGO CHARGERS. Acee, Kevin // Sporting News;10/1/2007, Vol. 231 Issue 40, p51 

    The author reports on the professional football team the San Diego Chargers. The way in which wide receiver Vincent Jackson has been able to assist quarterback Phillip Rivers is discussed. The performance of rookie Buster Davis is mentioned. Ways in which the Chargers have changed how they play...

  • Chargers' faith in Rivers runs deep. Pompei, Dan // Sporting News;8/18/2006, Vol. 230 Issue 33, p48 

    This article discusses San Diego Chargers football player Philip Rivers. Rivers has been named as the Chargers' starting quarterback for the 2006 football season, despite never having started a National Football League game. The author speculates on whether Rivers will succeed or fail,...

  • Worth the Wait. Layden, Tim // Sports Illustrated;11/13/2006, Vol. 105 Issue 19, p58 

    The article profiles professional football player Philip Rivers. Rivers, who was selected by the San Diego Chargers as the fourth player in the 2004 draft, was benched for two seasons as an NFL quarterback's apprentice. Now that former star quarterback Drew Brees has left the team, Rivers is...

  • Philip Rivers. Reiter, Ben // Sports Illustrated;1/15/2007, Vol. 106 Issue 2, p33 

    The article presents an interview with San Diego Chargers' quarterback Philip Rivers. When asked what his favorite subject was in school, he says that he was a math guy and that calculus was his favorite. He also talks about what it was like being a ball boy for his dad, who was a coach for the...

  • SAN DIEGO CHARGERS. Acee, Kevin // Sporting News;1/7/2008, Vol. 232 Issue 1, p50 

    The article presents information on the playoff outlook for the San Diego Chargers football team. It states that in their six-game winning streak to close the regular season, the Chargers outscored their opponents, 183-75. Quarterback Philip Rivers is making fewer mistakes, and running back...

  • Franchise Snapshot: San Diego Chargers. O'Donnell, Chuck // Football Digest;Nov2001, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p14 

    Profiles the several football players of the San Diego Chargers in San Diego, California. Accounts on the physical condition of Mike Mohring; Achievements of John Unitas as a football player; List of the nicknames given to the players.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics