The cavalry is coming. We’re going to get a lot of guys back in the next two weeks. - Norv Turner speaking about the BYE week
I didn’t want to get beaten on a double move and give up a touchdown. I just tried to hit him. P.O. was right there. That’s why it’s team defense. – Eric Weddle on his hit on Andre Johnson that forced an interception by FS Paul Oliver
When you’re going against a great receiver like that you always have to know where he’s at. The corners did a great job of being in his face. – Eric Weddle on Andre Johnson
For the first time, I really felt (pain). I just didn’t feel good. – Antonio Gates said he had a feeling he couldn’t play when he walked off the team bus at Reliant Stadium. He didn’t even test his broken foot in warmups.
I was able to get a ton of reps and have a great deal of confidence in those guys – Philip Rivers on Seyi Ajirotutu and Randy McMichael
We had to stop the run. They had us going sideways and cutting back in the first half. We played more physical and didn’t get pushed sideways. – Norv Turner on slowing Arian Foster in the second half
Source: CBS Rapid Reports