CARSON, Calif. — Pissed off by his staff’s late-game loss to the Denver Broncos, Keenan Allen voiced these emotions within the locker room after the Los Angeles Chargers’ 23-22 setback to their AFC West rival.

Requested if the Broncos rose up and performed properly, Allen had this to say: “No, I do not assume they performed properly in any respect. We dominated the sport. Turnovers, we gave them some factors and that is what occurred. They suck.”

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Allen had a stable efficiency. The Cal product was focused a game-high 12 occasions, ending with 9 catches for 89 yards, together with a Four-yard reception for a rating, his third landing of the season.

Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr. chased Allen round a lot of the day. Harris additionally had a operating dialogue with quarterback Philip Rivers that acquired chippy.

Harris completed with eight tackles and an interception — one among two picks thrown by Rivers on the day.

“It was loopy,” Harris mentioned about Rivers. “I suppose he acquired that first third down [of the game] on me, he simply began screaming at me, speaking a lot s— to me.

“I used to be like, ‘OK, you need to get up the canine immediately? OK, you wakened a sleeping big, now I’ve acquired to get you’ — and that is what occurred. He got here on the market speaking s— to me, and now I’ve acquired to make him pay.”

Apart from the 2 turnovers, Rivers had a giant day, ending 28-of-43 for 401 passing yards, with two landing passes. Rivers was sacked thrice, posting a 91.three passer score.

“He is a extremely good nook,” Rivers mentioned about Harris. “I’ve loads of respect for Chris. We’ve had some good video games. He clearly had a extremely good play with that early interception. He contested loads of balls, however I feel whereas having respect for him, there is a distinction in respect and worry.

“I really feel like I’ve heard Chris say he respect us and Keenan and myself, however he does not worry us both. I feel there’s that mutual respect and competitiveness.”

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