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Chargers rally, top 49ers on FG in OT
Philip Rivers
Philip Rivers threw for 356 yards and four touchdowns.
Santa Clara, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Nick Novak kicked a 40-yard field goal in overtime after the San Diego Chargers recovered a fumble, capping a wild 38-35 win over the San Francisco 49ers on Saturday night.

The Chargers trailed by 21 points at halftime and 14 entering the fourth quarter after Colin Kaepernick's 90-yard touchdown run for the 49ers.

But Philip Rivers led two Chargers scoring drives in the last nine minutes of regulation, forcing overtime with an 11-yard touchdown pass to Malcom Floyd with 29 seconds remaining.  Full Story

Bengals need to buck history
By John McMullen, NFL Editor
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Peyton Manning and the dark of night?

That's as scary as it gets for the Cincinnati Bengals.

The Bengals inched closer to what would be an ongoing franchise-record fourth consecutive postseason berth in Week 15 when plenty of money signs were flashed but none coming from the player most associated with the overbearing gesture, Johnny Manziel.  Full Story