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Los Angeles Chargers (11-3)

Sun. 11/25 Sun. 12/2 Sun. 12/9 Thu. 12/13 Sat. 12/22 Sun. 12/30
vs. Ari
W 45-10
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@ Pit
W 33-30
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vs. Cin
W 26-21
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@ KC
W 29-28
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vs. Bal
5:20 PM PT6:20 PM MT7:20 PM CT8:20 PM ET1:20 GMT9:20 6:20 PM MST8:20 PM EST7:20 PM CT5:20 UAE (+1)20:20 ETNaN:�
@ Den
1:25 PM PT2:25 PM MT3:25 PM CT4:25 PM ET21:25 GMT5:25 2:25 PM MST4:25 PM EST3:25 PM CT1:25 UAE (+1)16:25 ETNaN:�

Chargers can no longer be overlooked as Super Bowl contender

LOS ANGELES (AP) The Los Angeles Chargers can no longer be overlooked, whether it is on the list of Super Bowl contenders or as a headline attraction in their own town.

Thursday night's 29-28 come-from-behind victory over the Kansas City Chiefs moved the 11-3 Chargers into a tie atop the AFC West with two games remaining and clinched them their first postseason berth since 2013. The Chiefs hold the tiebreaker due to a better division record, but the Chargers have a viable chance of not only winning the division for the first time since 2009, but also getting home field throughout the playoffs.

"This isn't the same old Chargers," safety Derwin James said after their third comeback win in the past four weeks. "We're here to compete with anybody in this league and we showed it tonight."

AFC West Division
x-Kansas City 1130.786
x-Los Angeles 1130.786
Denver 680.429
Oakland 3100.231
Full Standings
Pass Yds: P. Rivers3951
Pass TDs: P. Rivers31
Rush Yds: M. Gordon III802
Rush TDs: M. Gordon III9
Rec Yds: K. Allen1074
Rec TDs: M. Williams9
Int: D. James3
Sacks: M. Ingram III7.0
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 5488 (4)
Passing Yards: 3959 (5)
Rushing Yards: 1706 (7)
Points per game: 28.2 (5)
Yards per game: 392.0 (6)
Touchdowns: 45 (4)
Field Goals: 23 (12)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 4608 (17)
Passing Yards: 3390 (17)
Rushing Yards: 1452 (13)
Points per game: 21.3 (8)
Yards per game: 329.1 (7)
Touchdowns: 32 (13)
Field Goals: 19 (12)
Date Player Transactions
12/15 T. Johnson pract. squad add
12/13 T. Johnson cut
12/13 K. Wilson active/prac. squad
12/13 T. Pope active/prac. squad
12/13 T. Williams on IR knee
12/5 J. Liggins pract. squad add
12/3 D. Cantrell active/prac. squad
12/3 J. Barksdale cut
11/28 T. Pope pract. squad add
11/27 J. Celestin pract. squad del
Date Player Status
12/14 K. Allen hip (Day-to-Day)
12/13 S. Culkin back (Out)
12/13 A. Ekeler neck, concussion (Out)
12/13 M. Gordon III knee (Questionable)
12/13 B. Mebane not injury related (Doubtful)
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