Sam Farmer on the decline of Philip Rivers [video]
Times NFL columnist Sam Farmer talks about the importance of the Raiders-Chargers game, and the story behind uneven quarterback play throughout the NFL. Among Sam's comments:
--Why the Raiders-Chargers game is so pivotal in deciding who wins the AFC West.
--His thoughts on the decline of Philip Rivers.
--How injuries have made Rivers' job harder.
--The up-and-down season of Joe Flacco.
--Tony Romo's journey from goat to hero to goat to hero.
--Whether the shortened preseason has had an impact on quarterbacks.