Broncos Fall Again to OT Field Goal

For the second time in as many weeks, the Denver Broncos fell victim to an overtime field goal game winner. San Diego's Steve Christie hit a 27 yard field goal with just 3:01 left in overtime as the Chargers beat the Broncos 30-27 and dropped Denver a game behind in the AFC West.

Denver's Jason Elam hit a 24 yard field goal with just 1:39 left in regulation to tie the score. In overtime, Denver blocked a 38 yard Christie attempt to get another chance, but Jason Elam's 53 yard try was wide left, setting up San Diego's final drive leading to Christie's game winner.

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Back and Forth It Goes: Momentum Swings Wildly in Classic Game - DenverBroncos.com
From one extreme to another, all in one quarter. When the Broncos' Week 13 game with the San Diego Chargers began, it bore the earmarks of the clichéd defensive struggle.

Chargers survive misses to beat Broncos in OT - CBS Sportsline.com
For the moment, the wild, wild AFC West belongs to LaDainian Tomlinson and the San Diego Chargers. Tomlinson rushed for a franchise-record 220 yards and three touchdowns, and Steve Christie's 27-yard field goal with 3:01 left in overtime gave the Chargers a heart-stopping 30-27 win over the Denver Broncos on Sunday.

Chargers outlast Broncos, take AFC West lead- NFL.com
Check out the scoring summary and stats from Denver's 30-27 loss to the San Diego Chargers.

Chargers push past Broncos- USA Today.com
Steve Christie kicked the overtime field goal, but it was LaDainian Tomlinson who booted the Denver Broncos out of a share of first place in the AFC West.

Game Center- Denver Broncos.com
Denver broke through first when Jason Elam kicked a 54-yard field goal for an early 3-0 lead. The club drove 44 yards in 6 plays over 3:19 for the score. The drive included receptions by Rod Smith for 23 and 13 yards.


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