Phillip Rivers Goes Under The Knife

Current Chargers quarterback and former Wolfpack standout Philip Rivers had surgery Wednesday repair the torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee. Rivers will rehab for up to six months.

Rivers was hurt in a 28-24 victory over the Indianapolis Colts
in the divisional playoffs. He was able to play Sunday in the
Chargers' 21-12 loss to undefeated New England in the AFC
championship game.

Rivers revealed Monday that he had arthroscopic surgery a day
after the Indianapolis game to clean out damaged cartilage. He said
that was the only way he was able to play against the Patriots.


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