Vanderbilt quarterback Stephen Rivers has played in the shadow of his NFL veteran brother Philip for the past decade. However, he’s failed to see the same results in productivity.

How do Steve and Joan Rivers’ (yes, their mother’s name is actually Joan Rivers) sons matchup? Here’s a tale of two Rivers.


    Philip Rivers     Name                Stephen Rivers
 32 Age 21
 6-foot-5 Height 6-foot-7
228 lbsWeight235 lbs
 San Diego ChargersTeam Vanderbilt Commodores
 NFL MVP candidate, 1st place in AFC West (5-1) 2014 season outlook Injured former starter/backup quarterback, last in SEC (2-5)
 138-of-199, 1,756 yards, 15 TD, 2 INT 2014 stats 25-of-63, 334 yards, 0 TD, 3 INT
  • 5 Pro Bowl appearances
  • NFL record for consecutive 400-yard passing games
  • 2013 NFL Comeback Player of the Year
 Career Accolades
  • Was a member of two SEC teams (LSU, Vanderbilt)
  • Redshirted during LSU’s 2011 SEC championship season
  • Being Philip’s brother
 10-year NFL veteran Experience Seven career NCAA appearances
 Malcolm Floyd, Eddie Royal, Antonio Gates Favorite targets Opposing defensive backs, the ground