Originally Posted by broncosteven
Rivers had no one to throw to. Losing Jackson hurt him because he could go up and get those back shoulder throws and run good routes.
he still had Gates who was at times his only weapon in the past.
he wasn't weaponless, he just didn't have his primary one in Jackson but Floyd was still there.
he has been off for the past 3 seasons or so and either he's injured or he's slipping.
Originally Posted by TheReverend
Exactly. And that concerns me just as much. Rivers is a very good QB, down couple years or not.
a down year is one thing. he's been borderline bad for 3 years now.