San Diego Chargers
The San Diego Chargers are still in the hunt for a playoff spot, but after three consecutive NFC Championship Game appearances, the San Francisco 49ers are out. They have the opportunity to play the spoiler for the Chargers, but what has happened to them this year? CBS Sports’ Steve Beuerlein spoke on this weekend’s west coast game and looks at what has gone wrong and right.
Talib’s performance was central to the the defense’s snuffing out of a Chargers comeback attempt in San Diego on Sunday.
Chargers fans weren’t outnumbered by CBSDenver.com’s Brett Heinzerling and all the other Broncos fans who made the trip to San Diego for Sunday’s game, but it was close.
The Broncos need another win to secure a first-round bye — and perchance a shot, though narrow, at home-field advantage.
Denver Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan’s season is over after tests revealed a dislocated left kneecap.
Multiple coaching mistakes in the first half kept the game close, but the Broncos were able to edge out the Chargers for the 22-10 win. It was a great day for defense and the special teams were at their best of the entire season.
Peyton Manning played through a thigh injury and flu-like symptoms and Connor Barth kicked five field goals to lead Denver to a 22-10 victory against the San Diego Chargers.
Once again this season, the Broncos failed to score a touchdown in the first quarter, but lead the San Diego Chargers 9-3 at halftime.
Running back Ryan Mathews is inactive for the San Diego Chargers’ game against the Denver Broncos.
Denver Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan has been activated from injured reserve and tight end Dominique Jones was promoted from the practice squad, the team announced Saturday.