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3-8, 4th in AFC West
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The 'Rivers' are flowing again

San Diego was pumped to see QB Philip Rivers back in his groove Sunday, shredding Jacksonville with 300 yards and four TDs. However, the excitement may be short-lived, as the Chargers' pending schedule isn't as kind. Four downs (Insider)

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Speaking to reporters a day after his team's first win since Oct. 4, Chargers head coach Mike McCoy was asked if the victory possibly could save his job, with San Diego at 3-8: "I'm taking this job one day at a time like I do every day. I just keep plugging away every day, putting great plans in, week in and week out."

Philip Rivers comes up big

Rivers took advantage of a golden matchup against the Jaguars with a season-high 28 fantasy points and four touchdowns. Two of his scores went to tight end Antonio Gates, who put up 17 points himself. Fantasy winners

Offense highlights Chargers-Jaguars game (1:47)
Philip Rivers continues to get it done (1:55)
McCoy on Rivers; "How special is 17?' (0:37)

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers head coach Mike McCoy on addressing reporters for the first time since Week 4 after a win: "It's nice to smile every once in a while again, isn't it? It's always nice to smile in here. It's been a long time."

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers QB Philip Rivers on reaching 40,000 career passing yards: "There's a lot of people that had a hand in those 40,000. That's a collective milestone."

Philip Rivers has a day

Sunday, Phillip Rivers became the 17th quarterback in NFL history with 40,000 career passing yards. He also moved into 12th all-time in passing touchdowns with 274, passing Hall of Famer Joe Montana. Game balls

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Antonio Gates: Chargers' win over Jaguars

Chargers TE Antonio Gates discusses his health, his team's motivation in the win over the Jaguars, his relationship with Philip Rivers and arguing with Rivers on the sideline in Week 11.

Rivers tosses four touchdowns in win over Jags (0:50)

Final: Chargers 31, Jaguars 25

  • SD QB P. Rivers: 29-43, 300 yds, 4 TD
  • SD TE A. Gates: 4 rec, 53 yds, 2 TD
  • JAC QB B. Bortles: 30-49, 329 yds, 2 TD, INT
  • Box score


Jaguars pull within a score

Blake Bortles connected with TE Julius Thomas for his first TD pass of the game, cutting the Chargers' lead to 24-19 early in the fourth quarter. Bortles has thrown a TD pass in every game this season. Follow live

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Chargers bring Jags back down to earth

San Diego has jumped all over Jacksonville today, despite this face mask penalty on Jason Verrett. Check out all of the best images from today's action. Best photos of Week 12

Milestone day for Rivers

Chargers QB Philip Rivers became the 17th QB to throw for 40,000 yards -- and the 4th-fastest to do so -- and passed Joe Montana for 12th on the career passing TD list with his big first half. San Diego leads 21-12 in Jacksonville midway through the third quarter. Follow live

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Chargers' Rivers passes Montana TDs, 40K mark

Philip Rivers joined some impressive company Sunday by surpassing 40,000 career passing yards and rising to No. 11 in the career passing touchdown rankings.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

CHARGERS 21, JAGUARS 9 (HALFTIME): San Diego is on its way to snapping a six-game losing streak, TE Antonio Gates has two touchdown catches in the first half, and San Diego's defense has kept Jacksonville out of the end zone.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers QB Philip Rivers reached an impressive milestone, becoming the 17th player in NFL history to throw for 40,000 passing yards. Rivers reached the mark on a 23-yard completion on an in route to WR Dontrelle Inman. Rivers finished the first half 16 of 23 for 184 passing yards and three touchdowns passes, including two to Antonio Gates. Rivers has 40,050 career passing yards.

Gates gets open again

Just 1:05 after catching his first touchdown of the game, Antonio Gates got free in the end zone for another one. Gates has four touchdowns this year -- two in his first game of the season and two today. The Chargers lead the Jaguars 21-9. Follow live

Team Stats

Passing Yards308.73rd
Rushing Yards81.730th
Points For22.217th
Points Against27.931st

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