Chargers 23, Colts 17
Ready to go
Before the game began, many were wondering if Chargers star RB LaDainian Tomlinson would actually play. Despite a sore groin, he did.
Dancing to paydirt
Colts running back Joseph Addai skips into the end zone to get Indy a touchdown in the first half.
Armed and dangerous
Colts quarterback Peyton Manning drops back to pass during the AFC wild-card game against the Chargers.
Chargers running back Darren Sproles tries to break free from a flying defender during the first half.
Watching it in
Colts tight end Dallas Clark hauls in a catch from Peyton Manning in the first half of wild-card action in San Diego.
In the grasp
San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers, left, gets sacked by Indianapolis Colts defensive end Robert Mathis during the first quarter.
Hugs all around
Chargers RB Darren Sproles celebrates a touchdown against the Colts. He was relied on heavily after LaDainian Tomlinson left the game.
Peyton Manning greets wide receiver Reggie Wayne after Wayne's touchdown catch.
Chargers QB Philip Rivers lifts running back Darren Sproles after their overtime win. Sproles scampered for a touchdown to seal the game.