Chargers Team Headlines: Can Chargers Clinch Playoff Spot On Final Day Of Regular Season?First, the Bolts need some help along the way, notably Tennessee losing its home game earlier in the day this Sunday against AFC South leader Jacksonville. Should that happen, all the Chargers need for their first playoff visit since 2013 is a win later in the afternoon at home against the hated Oakland Raiders.
Chargers Stay In AFC Playoff Mix With 14-7 Win Over JetsPhilip Rivers threw a touchdown pass to Antonio Gates, Melvin Gordon ran for a score, and the Los Angeles Chargers stayed alive in the AFC playoff race with a 14-7 victory over the New York Jets on Sunday.
Chiefs Rout Chargers 30-13 To Seize Control Of AFC West RaceAlex Smith threw for 231 yards and two touchdowns, Kareem Hunt ran for 155 yards and a score, and the Kansas City Chiefs routed the turnover-prone Los Angeles Chargers 30-13 on Saturday night to seize control of the AFC West.
Rivers Leads Bolts To 4th Straight Win, 30-13 Over RedskinsPhilip Rivers passed for 319 yards and two touchdowns, and the Los Angeles Chargers continued their ferocious playoff push with their fourth straight victory, 30-13 over the Washington Redskins on Sunday.
Chargers Team Headlines: Los Angeles Charging Towards AFC West TitleStarting the season 0-4, the Chargers were left for dead by many NFL prognosticators. In fact, there were thoughts that the Bolts would have last place in the AFC West all to themselves when the season finished.
Chargers Team Grades: Chargers Avert Disaster, Beat Winless Browns 19-10After starting the season 0-4, the Chargers have climbed back into the playoff picture after beating the Browns, 19-10, in Week 13.
Chargers Share First Place After Beating Win-less Browns, 19-10Cleveland has four games left to avoid becoming the fifth winless team in NFL history and only the second in a 16-game season.
Chargers Team Headlines: Can Chargers Pick Off Chiefs In AFC West?If you had asked most NFL prognosticators nearly two months ago if the Chargers had a chance of picking off the first-place Chiefs in the AFC West, they would have you thought you were crazy.
Rivers, Chargers Beat Fading Cowboys 28-6 On ThanksgivingRivers threw for 434 yards and three touchdowns in his first Thanksgiving game in his 14th season and the Chargers beat Dallas 28-6 on Thursday.
Chargers Team Headlines: Can Chargers Continue Momentum In Dallas?The Los Angeles Chargers (4-6) will travel to Dallas to take on the Cowboys (5-5) on Thanksgiving Day.
Chargers Team Grades: Chargers Rout Bills, Stay Alive In AFC West RaceFirst, the Chargers got themselves back into the AFC West race in the decisive victory. With Kansas City being upset at the New York Giants, the former's lead in the division fell to two games over both Los Angeles (4-6) and Oakland (4-6).
Chargers Pick Off Peterman 5 Times In 54-24 Win Over BillsCasey Hayward made two of the Chargers' five interceptions during a horrific first half by Buffalo rookie quarterback Nathan Peterman, and Los Angeles cruised to a 54-24 victory over the slumping Bills on Sunday.
Chargers Team Headlines: Are Chargers Worthy Of Playoff Spot?Through nine games of the season, the Chargers sport a 3-6 record. It does not take a mathematician to tell you that being three games below .500 is not going to get you an AFC playoff berth.
Jaguars Rally To Beat Chargers 20-17 In OT For 3rd StraightJosh Lambo kicked a 30-yard field goal with 3:12 remaining in overtime, lifting the Jacksonville Jaguars to a 20-17 victory against the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday.
Chargers Team Headlines: Chargers Look To Make Second-Half Playoff PushAfter dropping their final game before the bye week, the Chargers have spent the last week trying to mend some aching bodies and prepare for the stretch run of the next eight games.