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Miami fans react in the fourth quarter of the Dolphins' 37-0 win over the San Diego Chargers at Sun Life Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Florida.  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Jastremski: NFL Winners, Losers And Locks Of The Week

As upsetting as it may be that the season is more than halfway over, I think we have a chance to have a terrific final stretch considering how many teams are in the mix for a playoff spot.

11/04/2014

Quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos waves to fans as he walks off the field after a 35-21 win over the San Diego Chargers at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 23, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Silverman: Manning, Murray, Rodgers Lead 5-Man MVP Race At Halfway Point

While the local teams are searching for answers, the NFL has seen some startling performances through the first half of the season.

10/29/2014

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Irked Peyton Manning Has Some Words For Scoreboard Operator

“I have no problem with our fans. Our fans are great,” Manning said after Thursday’s 35-21 win. “I’ve got a problem with our scoreboard operator. I’ve got to have a little talk with him.”

10/24/2014

DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 05: Tight end Julius Thomas #80 of the Denver Broncos celebrates after scoring on quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos 500th career touchdown pass to take a 7-3 lead over the Arizona Cardinals at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 5, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Broncos defeated the Cardinals 41-20. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Fantasy Starters: Peyton Manning, Philip Rivers And Julius Thomas

The Chargers and the Broncos have something more on their minds than the epic fantasy battle that is at hand when they meet in Denver Thursday night.

10/23/2014

SAN DIEGO, CA - OCTOBER 19: Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers congratulates teammate Antonio Gates #85 on his touchdown against the Kansas City Chiefs during their NFL game at Qualcomm Stadium on October 19, 2014, in San Diego, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Football Breakdown: San Diego Chargers At Denver Broncos

The two best teams in the AFC West face off on Thursday night when the 5-2 Chargers visit the 5-1 Broncos. Peyton Manning will look to extend his lead in the career touchdown category in a match-up of top-tier quarterbacks—Philip Rivers is behind only Manning and Aaron Rodgers in passer rating this season.

10/22/2014

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Jim Nantz Talks Chargers Vs. Broncos On ‘Thursday Night Football’

Jim Nantz…he’s known as one of the most iconic voices and faces in the history of professional sports, and he took some time to speak on the upcoming “Thursday Night Football” game between the San Diego Chargers and Denver Broncos.

10/21/2014

Geno Smith is tackled by Jarret Johnson of the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on October 5, 2014 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Jets’ Ryan Blames Himself, Apologizes To Fans For San Diego Debacle

Coach Rex Ryan blamed himself after Sunday’s 31-0 undressing in San Diego. Geno Smith said his performance was pathetic. The Jets are a mess.

10/06/2014

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Jets Head West On Verge Of Longest Losing Streak Since ’07

While Philip Rivers is off to a torrid start for the AFC West-leading Chargers, Geno Smith’s struggles with the Jets are drawing calls for his replacement.

10/03/2014

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Opponent Profile: Can Jets Fly High In San Diego?

Before those in the Green and White have to think about writing off the season, they will look to right the ship this weekend against a Chargers’ squad that dismantled Jacksonville 33-14 this past Sunday. That win came on the heels of victories over Seattle and Buffalo.

09/30/2014

Hakeem Nicks in action during Sunday's win over the Philadelphia Eagles. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Hakeem Nicks Sees Himself Catching On With Luck, Newton Or Rivers

The impending free-agent wideout told ESPN that he could be a team’s “missing link,” specifically mentioning quarterbacks in Indy, Carolina and San Diego.

03/10/2014

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Jets DE Sheldon Richardson Named 2013 Defensive Rookie Of The Year

Jets DE Sheldon Richardson was named the NFL Defensive Rookie Of The Year. Richardson received 23 votes; Kiko Alonso, a second-round choice (46th overall), got 19 votes.

02/01/2014

DENVER, CO - JANUARY 12: Philip Rivers #17 of the San Diego Chargers reacts in the second half against the Denver Broncos during the AFC Divisional Playoff Game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 12, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Chargers Close Door On Solid Season, Set Sights On AFC West In 2014

While their record may not show it, the San Diego Chargers turned in a rather solid season when you take a look back at the 2013-14 campaign.

01/14/2014

Philip Rivers  of the San Diego Chargers (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Rivers And The Chargers Have Momentum On Their Side

Chargers QB Philip Rivers is 6-2 in Denver. And he’d be 7-1 if not for Ed Hochuli’s blown call on a last-minute Denver fumble in 2008. Rivers And The Chargers Have Momentum On Their Side

01/12/2014

Peyton Manning (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Record-Setting Broncos QB Peyton Manning Has Seen Playoff Triumphs And Heartbreak

No quarterback has been to the playoffs more than Peyton Manning or experienced more heartache either. Only once in his previous dozen trips to the postseason has Manning put his fingerprints on the Lombardi Trophy.

01/12/2014

DENVER, CO - DECEMBER 2: A general overhead view of Sports Authority Field Field at Mile High as the sun sets during a game between the Denver Broncos and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on December 2, 2012 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

San Diego Hoping For A Mile High City Miracle

When the San Diego Chargers went into Denver last month and beat the Broncos, no doubt some eyebrows were raised. Now, imagine if they do it again this Sunday.

01/10/2014

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