Broncos' O hits several lows in loss; Rivers sports celebratory bolo tie

When the Chargers beat the Broncos in Denver on Thursday night, not only did it give San Diego renewed hope in the playoff race, it again raised questions about Peyton Manning's ability to win in cold weather.

And while we're not worried about Manning (even if he's not nearly as good in January as he is September-December), the Broncos' offensive performance against a pretty bad Chargers defense set several low marks.

Just something to keep an eye on in the coming weeks as the Broncos and Patriots jockey for the No. 1 seed in the AFC and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs.

In related news: This was Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers' postgame attire: A bolo tie, plaid shirt, brown sports jacket and cowboys boots.

If this look seems familiar, it should. (NFL Network, via Yardbarker)

Funny story: Here's what Rivers was wearing after the Chargers' upset win over the Chiefs on Nov. 24.

If the Chargers continue to surge, we see a lot of bolo ties in Rivers' future.

CBS Sports Writer

Ryan Wilson has been an NFL writer for CBS Sports since June 2011, and he's covered five Super Bowls in that time. Ryan previously worked at AOL's FanHouse from start to finish, and Football Outsiders... Full Bio

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