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Chargers suddenly showing signs of life

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And just as we were getting ready to declare the Chargers’ 2013 season dead, they have a pulse.

Trailing 17-0 in the fourth quarter, quarterback Philip Rivers drove his team 57 yards in the first 2:01 of the final fifteen minutes to cut the margin to 10.

The touchdown came on a 16-yard touchdown pass to receiver Keenan Allen, which followed by just a few plays a 30-yard catch and run by Eddie Royal.

The Chargers still have a long way to go, but this game became a bit more a game, quickly.  Two stops and two scores and this could get interesting.

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13 Responses to “Chargers suddenly showing signs of life”
  1. thefiesty1 says: Jan 12, 2014 7:10 PM

    Too little, too late.

  2. mulder1127mulder1127 says: Jan 12, 2014 7:13 PM

    Plus the incompetent refs will make sure it’s Manning vs Brady

  3. pemory says: Jan 12, 2014 7:13 PM

    So, when the league announced that this weekend’s games would be officiated just like regular season, it was code for “we’re making sure that the championship match-ups are NE-DEN & SF-SEA.”

  4. doe22us says: Jan 12, 2014 7:18 PM

    doe22us says:
    Jan 12, 2014 6:37 PM
    brazzz01 says:Jan 5, 2014 4:22 PM
    12 playoff losses and nine one and dones for Manning by this time next week. NINE!
    Only fitting in a year where he broke records that he extends what I would say is his most impressive one. Nine one and dones is an accomplishment for the ages

    Ha- how is that prediction working out for you? Curious minds want to know-Have a nice day :)

  5. The League's Crusade Against The Steelers Continues says: Jan 12, 2014 7:18 PM

    Nope.

  6. bowdowntopeyton says: Jan 12, 2014 7:20 PM

    Now yer done San Diego

  7. 1phd says: Jan 12, 2014 7:25 PM

    Signs of life means nothing when it comes to this pathetic SD effort. The dinky dunky Broncos will be crushed – either by the Patriots, Seattle or San Francisco.

  8. The League's Crusade Against The Steelers Continues says: Jan 12, 2014 7:25 PM

    Again, why do teams always wait till the 4th quarter to do something offensively?

  9. thefiesty1 says: Jan 12, 2014 7:26 PM

    Quinton Jammer needs to retire before the end of the game. Can’t cover a blevit!

  10. katejake says: Jan 12, 2014 7:28 PM

    As a charger fan I say good riddance to whisenhunt you have one of the best qbs in the league and you don’t use him good luck with ken Detroit

  11. jpat2424 says: Jan 12, 2014 7:30 PM

    Boy, Allen sure loves himself

  12. doe22us says: Jan 12, 2014 7:35 PM

    Holy Cow, the Broncos D /ST choking this away…

  13. bigbosscrispy says: Jan 12, 2014 9:33 PM

    #13 – PAY THAT MAN!

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