LB Manti Te'o (USA TODAY Sports)

Bolts Notebook: Drop a Deuce on the Harbaughs

The Chargers kept their playoff hopes alive by overcoming a 21-point deficit and upending the host 49ers, 38-35, in OT on Saturday. We look at the key aspects to this monumental win, as the Chargers broke a Harbaugh's heart for the second time in the last four weeks.

Colin Kaepernick

Key mistakes aid Chargers comeback

The 49ers' string of mistakes Saturday - emblematic of their disappointing 2014 season - allowed the Chargers to come back from 21-points down to win in overtime.

Scout Spotlight: America's Top Prospects

Scout Spotlight: America's Top Prospects

The ultimate search-and-sort football recruiting database is here! Get stats, video highlights, combine results, ratings, rankings, news, analysis and more—all easily searchable and sortable on desktop and mobile.

Joe Staley

Staley unhappy with ref, happy with Davis

49ers left tackle Joe Staley had some harsh words for Saturday night's referee, but a few nicer ones for right tackle Anthony Davis, who made his first start since suffering a concussion in mid November.

Frank Gore

Big night on the ground ruined in Overtime

The Chargers came from 21-points down twice to beat the 49ers 38-35 in overtime, keeping their playoff hopes alive after San Francisco had already been eliminated the week prior.

Chargers fans are set! (USA TODAY Sports)

Game-Day Banter: Chargers v. 49ers

The Chargers and 49ers meet on Saturday in San Francisco in a game the Bolts must win to keep their playoff hopes alive. Follow this game-day discussion to talk about the action as it occurs and rehash the game once it goes final.

The infirmary: Week 16 NFL injury report

The infirmary: Week 16 NFL injury report

As the NFL moves into the critical playoff positioning stage, there is no avoiding injuries this late in the season. Get the full Week 16 NFL injury report inside.

Titans Fall Again, 21-13 To Jacksonville

Titans Fall Again, 21-13 To Jacksonville

The Tennessee Titans lead 10-0 early, but Jacksonville came from behind to win 21-13 and drop the Titans to 2-13.

2015 NFL Draft Mock 3.0

2015 NFL Draft Mock 3.0

With two weeks left in the NFL regular season the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have the first overall pick in next spring's draft. Here's a look at the draft order and first round mock projections after 15 weeks of the 2014 season.

Frank Gore

Gore progressing through concussion protocol

The 49ers are hopeful running back Frank Gore can play Sunday, as they are rookie center Marcus Martin. Also, are Bruce Ellington and Quinton Patton in store for bigger roles against the Chargers?

Week 16: Sit 'em

Week 16: Sit 'em

Every week, Fantasy Football Expert Rob Warner recommends a handful of players who should ride the pine. It may be because of a bad matchup, lost playing time, a nagging injury or an overwhelming slump.

2015 NFL draft rankings: Tackles

2015 NFL draft rankings: Tackles

NFL scout Dave-Te' Thomas grades and ranks the offensive tackles eligible for the 2015 NFL Draft.

NFL playoff-clinching scenarios

NFL playoff-clinching scenarios

Four teams have clinched a piece of the playoffs, but many more are certain to do that this week in the NFL. A look at the scenarios inside.

CHARGERS SCHEDULE



WEEK 1

Sept. 8

at Arizona

LOSS: 18-17

WEEK 2

Sept. 14

Seattle

WIN: 30-21

WEEK 3

Sept. 21

at Buffalo

WIN: 22-10

WEEK 4

Sept. 28

Jacksonville

WIN: 33-14

WEEK 5

Oct. 5

N.Y. Jets

WIN: 31-0

WEEK 6

Oct. 12

at Oakland

WIN: 31-28

WEEK 7

Oct. 19

Kansas City

LOSS: 23-20

WEEK 8

Oct. 23

at Denver

LOSS: 35-21

WEEK 9

Nov. 2

at Miami

LOSS: 37-0

WEEK 10

Nov. 9

BYE

WEEK 11

Nov. 16

Oakland

WIN: 13-6

WEEK 12

Nov. 23

St. Louis

WIN: 27-24

WEEK 13

Nov. 30

at Baltimore

WIN: 34-33

WEEK 14

Dec. 7

New England

LOSS: 23-14

WEEK 15

Dec. 14

Denver

LOSS: 22-10

WEEK 16

Dec. 21

at San Francisco

1:30 p.m. (PT)

WEEK 17

Dec. 28

at Kansas City

10 a.m. (PT)



CHARGERS 2014 DRAFT PICKS



  • 1 (25) Jason Verrett, CB, TCU.


  • 2 (50) Jeremiah Attaochu, OLB, Georgia Tech.


  • 3 (89) Chris Watt, OL, Notre Dame.


  • 5 (165) Ryan Carrethers, NT, Arkansas State.


  • 6 (201) Marion Grice, RB, Arizona State.


  • 7 (240) Tevin Reese, WR, Baylor.


  • Draft Prospects


    2014