Chris Hairston

Chargers overcome 17-point deficit to beat Falcons in overtime

Chargers overcome 17-point deficit to beat Falcons in overtime

Josh Lambo's 42-yard field goal in overtime gave San Diego its first road win of the year as the Chargers rallied from a 17-point deficit to beat the Atlanta Falcons 33-30 on Sunday. 

The Chargers (3-4) trailed 27-10 in the second quarter. They had lost 11 of their past 12 road games. 

Linebacker Denzel Perryman delivered two key plays late in the game. Perryman's interception of Matt Ryan's pass for Julio Jones set up Lambo's tying 33-yard field goal with 18 seconds remaining in regulation. 

Perryman's fourth-and-1 stop on running back Devonta Freeman gave San Diego the ball at Atlanta's 43 for the Chargers' winning drive. Perryman grabbed Freeman's...

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