His multiple suspensions served and his contract status resolved — for now — Pro Bowl WR Vincent Jackson was activated to the San Diego Chargers’ 53-man roster Tuesday.
Want another reason why the rest of the AFC West should worry about the San Diego Chargers, who have won three straight games and appear to be embarking on another late-season playoff run?
Just over four minutes passed before Norv Turner was asked the inevitable. The typical injury updates and postgame review proved only a prelude to the main topic of the week.
Colts receiver Austin Collie will not play Sunday night against San Diego.
Team officials say he will be held out as a precaution after leaving last weekend’s game in the first quarter. Team president Bill Polian says that hit made Collie “uncomfortable.”
If the two quarterbacks were into whining and making excuses – which neither are, yet another part of both’s greatness – an over-drawled conversation between Philip Rivers and Peyton Manning might go something like this: