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LaMarr Woodley #56 of the Pittsburgh Steelers applies pressure to Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Keidel: Want That Lombardi Trophy, Jets Fans? Sanchez Must Be The ‘Sanchize’

Mark Sanchez has many years left in the league, but he has this year to prove that his first two years were more representative than the last two. Another 8-8 season could cement his fate as a second or third-tier quarterback.

09/18/2012

Eli Manning and Tom Coughlin (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Silverman: A Look At The Top Five Quarterback-Coach Duos In The NFL

It’s not just about the quarterbacks. It’s about the quarterback-coach combination. Put together a sharp-throwing quarterback with a brilliant head coach and you have a winning combination.

08/24/2012

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Silverman: Sanchez And Rivers Feeling Quarterback Pressure

All quarterbacks are under pressure to perform. But heading into the 2012 season, here are six quarterbacks who face the most pressure.

07/10/2012

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Philip Rivers, Matt Birk, Charles Tillman Finalists For Payton Award

San Diego quarterback Philip Rivers, Baltimore center Matt Birk and Chicago cornerback Charles Tillman are finalists for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award.

01/22/2012

LaDainian Tomlinson (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images), Philip Rivers (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Philip Rivers, Chargers GM Return Fire At Jets’ Tomlinson

LT thinks San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers “seems distracted,” and was stunned Monday night when his former teammate fumbled a snap near the end of regulation of an overtime loss to Kansas City.

WFAN–11/04/2011

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Plax Is Back: 3 TDs, ‘Gratifying’ Day For Jets’ Burress

After catching his third touchdown pass of the day, Plaxico Burress went wild. Well, at least by his standards.

WFAN–10/24/2011

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Chargers’ Randy McMichael: Outcome Has ‘Nothing To Do’ With Jets

No use praising the opponents when you self-destruct. That’s how the Chargers felt Sunday after losing 27-21 to the Jets.

WFAN–10/24/2011

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DeMaurice Smith ‘Thrilled’ Over NFL Lockout Ruling

Even as his players are claiming a modest victory, if that, after Judge Susan Richard Nelson granted a preliminary injunction blocking the league’s lockout, DeMaurice Smith was more emphatic.

WFAN–04/26/2011

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NFC Runs Over AFC 55-41 At Pro Bowl

The NFC matched a Pro Bowl scoring record in a 55-41 victory over turnover-prone AFC in a game that was not nearly as interesting as the final would indicate.

WFAN–01/30/2011

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Chargers Heating Up, Rip Broncos 35-14

Philip Rivers tied his career high with four touchdown passes and the San Diego Chargers beat the Denver Broncos 35-14 on Monday night for their third straight victory.

WFAN–11/22/2010

Bretty Farve accepts his Quasi Mid-Season Awards

Fantasy Football Week 10: Quasi Mid-Season Awards

Welcome to the “2010 Fantasy Awards.” If you have arrived at this column in search for the winners of the recent “2010 World Fantasy Awards”, which recognizes achievement in that fictional genre with dwarves and unicorns, Google has wronged you.

WFAN–11/12/2010

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Don’t Just Look At Old Standbys For NFL MVP

Scoff as you might, probably the best player in the NFL halfway through the season doesn’t throw passes. He doesn’t catch them, either, nor kick the ball.

WFAN–11/12/2010

Quarterback Tom Brady #12 of the New England points at the defense at the line of scrimmage against the San Diego Chargers during their NFL game on October 24, 2010 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Patriots Win, Catch Idle Jets Atop AFC East

While New England pulled into a tie with the idle New York Jets atop the AFC East, the four-time defending AFC West champion Chargers tumbled to 2-5, their worst start in four seasons under Norv Turner.

WFAN–10/25/2010

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Fantasy Football Week 3: The Year Of The Receiver Platoon

It has become glaringly obvious that an epidemic of pass-crazy play-callers have transformed the way NFL offenses do battle on Sundays.

WFAN–09/23/2010

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