Los Angeles Chargers (12-4-0)

    Clark 'speechless' on how consistent Brady has been in playoffs

    Ryan Clark is "speechless" along with Trey Wingo on how consistent Tom Brady has been throughout the playoffs in his career.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Belichick: Patriots got contributions from everyone

    Bill Belichick says the Patriots played well in all phases of the game and players stepped up vs. the Chargers.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Gronkowski hasn't thought about possible last game at Gillette

    Rob Gronkowski is not focused on the possibility that the Patriots' playoff game vs. the Chargers could have been his last at Gillette Stadium.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Ingram: 'We didn't accomplish s---'

    Melvin Ingram and Philip Rivers are upset about their AFC divisional-round exit. Rivers jokes about watching the rest of the postseason.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Brady on proving people wrong: 'I just like winning'

    Tom Brady said he expects a tough game when the Patriots play the Chiefs in the AFC Championship Game.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Lynn: 'We got our butts kicked today'

    Head coach Anthony Lynn reflects on the Chargers' AFC divisional-round exit after a disappointing 41-28 loss to the Patriots.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Edelman: Patriots will need 'really good week of preparation'

    Julian Edelman says "it's awesome" to be back in the playoffs and the Patriots need to prepare and execute vs. the Chiefs in the AFC Championship.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Chargers vs. Patriots Divisional Round Highlights

    The Los Angeles Chargers take on the New England Patriots during Divisional Weekend of the 2018 NFL Post Season.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Rivers connects with Gates for TD late in the 4th quarter

    Philip Rivers throws to Antonio Gates in the end zone for an 8-yard touchdown to narrow the deficit in the final minute.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Rivers finds Allen wide open for 43-yard TD

    Philip Rivers fakes a handoff and throws a deep pass to a wide-open Keenan Allen, who jogs into the end zone for a 43-yard touchdown.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Dorsett burns Chargers' D for 15-yard TD

    Tom Brady lofts a perfect pass to Phillip Dorsett in the end zone for a 15-yard touchdown to put the Patriots on top 21-7.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Burkhead scores Patriots' 3rd rushing TD

    Rex Burkhead follows his lead blockers and plows across the goal line for a 6-yard touchdown, extending the Patriots' lead in the second quarter.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Patriots recover Chargers' muffed punt

    Ryan Allen's punt slips through Desmond King's hands and Albert McClellan jumps on it to give possession back to the Patriots.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Gordon narrows Patriots' lead with short TD

    Melvin Gordon takes it in from a yard out for the Chargers' first touchdown since the first quarter, cutting into the Patriots' third-quarter lead.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Rivers hits Green with short TD pass

    Philip Rivers floats a pass to Virgil Green, who is wide open in the end zone for a 1-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter.

    LAC 28, NEP 41

    Standings

    Los Angeles Chargers coach Anthony Lynn watches from the sideline as his team plays the San Francisco 49ers during the first half of a preseason NFL football game Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/John Hefti)