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Why Was Philip Rivers Wearing a Vanderbilt Hat?


Sep 21, 2013; Baton Rouge, LA, USA; LSU Tigers quarterback Stephen Rivers (17) before a game against the Auburn Tigers at Tiger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

People are wondering why Philip Rivers was wearing a Vanderbilt hat during his time with the media yesterday.

*side eye* RT @ChrisSmithVU247: Chargers QB Phillip Rivers rocking a Vanderbilt hat. #VU247

— Will Brinson (@WillBrinson) April 23, 2014

It seemed odd that he would be rocking a Vanderbilt hat considering that he attended school at North Carolina State, until you realize the rumors of his little brother, Stephen Rivers, transferring to Vanderbilt.

LSU QB Stephen Rivers was rumored to be transferring to Vanderbilt last month. Philip Rivers was wearing a Vanderbilt hat today. 1 + 1 = 2

— Ben Higgins (@BenHigginsSD) April 22, 2014

Stephen Rivers is currently a quarterback with LSU and could be transferring in order to get some playing time with Vanderbilt. With Philip already rocking the Vanderbilt hate, it seems that the rumors are true that Stephen Rivers will be heading out in that direction.