The San Diego Chargers have been forced to treat each game like it was their last over the past month, and now they face the Denver Broncos for the third time this season. Peyton Manning was nearly unbeatable in 2013, but one of his team's few falters happened at the hands of a confident and dangerous team led by Philip Rivers.
Game Date/Time and Location: Sunday, Jan. 12, 4:40 p.m. ET at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, Denver
Live coverage and updates:
Chargers blog: Bolts from the Blue / Follow Bolts from the Blue on Twitter
Broncos blog: Mile High Report / Follow Mile High Report on Twitter
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Radio: San Diego: Rock 105.3 FM and XHFG 107.3 FM (Spanish); Denver: 850 KOA , 103.5 The Fox and 1090 AM / 92.1 FM (Spanish)
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More on the matchup: Philip Rivers continued his team's march to the playoffs in Week 15 when the Chargers stunned the Broncos, 27-20, on the back of his two touchdown passes. This served as a catalyst for an impressive run that saw the third-place AFC West team streak into the playoffs and beat Cincinnati. Counting out the Broncos because of one prior loss is a terrible idea, especially given how dominant Peyton Manning has been this season. However, both teams' pass rushes will need to step up in order to get a win in Denver -- and that's where these sides are suspect.
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