Originally Posted by Mr teX
he didnt make many if any plays but he wasnt horrible...just solid imo. We only had 2 sacks all night, Mercilus and Manning. SD wasn't letting us get there b/c they mostly utilized the short passing game. JJ spoke a little about it at the end of the game, but the front 7 as a whole just wasn't on the same page for much of the 1st half...preseason rust i think.
The sack by Manning, I believe, was due to Reed pushing the pocket, forcing Rivers to step up.
I also saw Reed beat Fluker off the edge, but he slipped at the last moment.