For the first time in the longest time it seems, the Richard Sherman has been silenced by an opponent.
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After being named First-Team All-Pro, CB Richard Sherman declared himself the best CB in football – a shutdown corner – but during the Seahawks 30-21 loss to the Chargers, he was tested and consistently beaten by Philip Rivers, or more specifically, by WR Keenan Allen:
Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen talked about Sherman after the game, via ESPN.com’s Terry Blount:
“He’s just a normal guy. We can go at him. We took some shots at him. We are not going to shy away from him. He’s not really a shutdown corner. We definitely wanted to come out and show we could go any way we wanted to and that we were in control of the game.”