Morning Dump: San Diego Chargers News Around the Web

By Ernie Padaon

Jan 5, 2014; Cincinnati, OH, USA; San Diego Chargers inside linebacker Donald Butler (56) celebrates after a sack during fourth quarter of the AFC wild card playoff football game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports

The Chargers‘ Manning kryptonite
In the opening round of the playoffs, the San Diego Chargers capitalized on yet another uninspiring postseason effort by Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton, clipping Cincinnati in the wild-card round, a game they sneaked into with a wild series 

Chargers fans tie one on
U-T San Diego
Chargers fans greet quarterback Philip Rivers and the rest of the team as they arrive atChargers Park in Murphy Canyon after beating the Cincinnati Bengals 27-10, in Cincinnati, in the Wild Card round of the NFL playoffs. They will play the Denver 

Chargers don’t know whether RB Mathews will play vs. Broncos
Denver Post
SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Chargers, preparing for Sunday’s divisional-round playoff game at Denver, may be in wait-and-see mode concerning running back Ryan Mathews (injured ankle) and center Nick Hardwick (neck), two starters who didn’t return 

Chargers bandwagon getting crowded
 City News Service Mission Publishing Group, LLC. The Chargers bandwagon was overflowing on Monday as players and fans changed their focus from Sunday’s National Football League playoff victory to the challenge posed by the team’s next opponent.

Keys for Chargers to Upset Broncos
Bleacher Report
The San Diego Chargers could prove to be this year’s Cinderella story in the NFL, but to do so, they must beat the Denver Broncos in the divisional round of the NFL playoffs on Sunday. At first glance, an upset appears unlikely. The Broncos dominated 

Chargers vs. Broncos betting odds, pick and trends –
By OddsShark
Denver is favored big but the San Diego Chargers have bucked the NFL playoff odds regularly. The AFC divisional playoff betting preview sees plenty of trends favoring the Bolts to upset the Broncos.

How to beat Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos | Audibles –
By Chris Burke
What does it take to beat the 13-3 Denver Broncos on their home turf? Just ask the San Diego Chargers. On a Thursday night in Week 15, the Chargers headed to Mile High and took charge of their matchup with the eventual AFC West