Twelve years after the Chargers drafted Philip Rivers in the first round with Drew Brees on the roster, they’re once again exploring the possibility of drafting a first-round quarterback with Rivers on the roster.
With the 17th pick in round one, it’s unlikely that any of them would be left by the time the Chargers make their selection. However, if any of them slip through the top five, maybe the Chargers could try to make a move up.
But they could. And even if they don’t, that’s the kind of thing that the Chargers need to be doing in order to generate the kind of buzz that the Rams are creating on a consistent basis.