Chargers Beat Broncos, Stay On Top Of AFC West

DENVER, CO - SEPTEMBER 12: Quarterback Tim Tebow #15 of the Denver Broncos looks on from the bench against the Oakland Raiders at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on September 12, 2011 in Denver, Colorado. The Raiders defeated the Broncos 23-20. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Around the rest of the AFC West after the Kansas City Chiefs beat the Indianapolis Colts...

The Tim Tebow era in Denver may have started as the Broncos opted to go with Tebow in the second half of their game against the San Diego Chargers on Sunday. Tebow nearly lead the Broncos on a comeback but, with one second remaining, one last attempt to win the game resulted in an incomplete pass for Tebow. The 

The Chargers tried their best to blow it but they hung on beating the Broncos, 29-24. San Diego now sits at 4-1 on the season and in first place of the AFC West. The Broncos fall to 1-4 and now reside in the cellar of the division.

The Oakland Raiders, playing one day after the death of Al Davis, were able to finagle victory away from the Houston Texans. Matt Schaub's last second pass attempt inside the 10-yard line was intercepted and the Raiders beat the Texans, 25-20.

Oakland moves to 3-2 on the season, good for second place in the AFC West.

KC, as we know, beat the Colts and sit at 2-3 on the season, which puts them in third place in the AFC West.

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