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.
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.