Morning Dump

By Ernie Padaon

Decemeber 7th… A date which will lived in infamy.

With Philip Rivers passing with authority, the Chargers snapped a six-game losing streak — their longest in 10 years — by beating the reeling Jacksonville Jaguars 38-14 on Monday night.

The San Diego Chargers are two games back in the AFC West with four weeks left. Most years, that would be nothing for those guys. But this year is different because of two words:

Story of the quarter: It has to Tebowmania. Denver quarterback Tim Tebow was arguably the story of the NFL in the past four weeks. Tebow and the Broncos went 4-0 in the quarter and became a major playoff contender. Tebow has improved weekly and everyone has an opinion on his current play and whether it can last in the future.