NFL: Denver 24, San Diego 17

DENVER, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- Peyton Manning fired a pair of touchdown passes en route to 230 yards Sunday and Denver held off San Diego 24-17 to advance to the AFC Championship Game.

NFL says refs missed call in San Diego game

NEW YORK, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Game officials missed a formation penalty Sunday that, if called, could have affected the San Diego Chargers' playoff hopes, the NFL said Monday.

NFL: San Diego 27, Kansas City 24

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 29 (UPI) -- Nick Novak booted a clutch field goal late in regulation and added another in overtime Sunday, lifting San Diego over Kansas City 27-24 and into the playoffs.

NFL: San Diego 27, Denver 20

DENVER, Dec. 12 (UPI) -- Philip Rivers and Keenan Allen hooded up for two second-quarter touchdown passes Thursday that put San Diego in front on the way to a 27-20 upset of Denver.

NFL: Washington 30, San Diego 24 (OT)

LANDOVER, Md., Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Darrel Young scored three touchdowns, including a 4-yard score in overtime that boosted the Washington Redskins over San Diego 30-24 Sunday.

NFL: San Diego 19, Indianapolis 9

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Philip Rivers tossed a touchdown pass and Nick Novak kicked four field goals Monday in the San Diego Chargers' 19-9 win over Indianapolis.

NFL: San Diego 33, Philadelphia 30

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Nick Novak connected on a go-ahead 46-yard field goal with 7 seconds left Sunday, hoisting the San Diego Chargers to a see-saw 33-30 win over Philadelphia.

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Chargers kicker seen urinating on live TV

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- San Diego Chargers kicker Nick Novak had an embarrassing moment during a game against the Denver Broncos when footage of him urinating was aired on TV.

NFL: San Diego 29, Denver 24

DENVER, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- Philip Rivers threw for 250 yards and a touchdown Sunday, helping the San Diego Chargers outlast the Tim Tebow-led Denver Broncos 29-24.

NFL: San Diego 26, Miami 16

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Philip Rivers completed 21-of-31 passes for 307 yards and Nick Novak kicked four field goals Sunday in the San Diego Chargers' 26-16 win over Miami.

NFL: San Diego 25, Chicago 10

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 15 (UPI) -- Philip Rivers was 4-of-6 passing for 62 yards and a touchdown Saturday in the San Diego Chargers' 25-10 pre-season victory over Chicago.

NFL: Tennessee 34, Kansas City 10

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 19 (UPI) -- LenDale White rushed for three touchdowns Sunday, powering the Tennessee Titans' 34-10 pounding of the Kansas City Chiefs.

NFL: Philadelphia 27, Washington 3

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- Donovan McNabb passed for 222 yards and one touchdown Sunday as Philadelphia blasted Washington, 27-3.

NFL: Washington 22, Dallas 19

LANDOVER, Md., Nov. 5 (UPI) -- A 47-yard field goal by Nick Novak as time expired Sunday afternoon gave Washington a 22-19 victory against Dallas.
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Nick Novak
Washington Redskins kicker Nick Novak warms-up prior to the Redskins game against the Tennessee Titans, at Fed Ex field in Landover, Maryland on October 15, 2006. Novak will be replacing injured kicker John Hall.(UPI Photo/Kevin Dietsch)

Nicholas Ryan "Nick" Novak (born August 21, 1981 in San Diego, California) is an American football placekicker for the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League. He was signed by the Chicago Bears as an undrafted free agent in 2005. He played college football at Maryland.

Novak has been a member of the Dallas Cowboys, Washington Redskins, Arizona Cardinals, Cologne Centurions and Kansas City Chiefs.

Novak grew up in San Diego and has the same godmother (Dorothy Vails-Weber) as Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end Kellen Winslow II. After moving to Charlottesville, Virginia in 1994, Novak attended Albemarle High School where he was a letterman in football and soccer. In football, he was a three-year varsity letterman, twice garnering All-District and All-Daily Progress honors, and winning All-State honors following his sophomore and senior seasons. Novak was also a central defender on some of Albemarle's best soccer teams, starring with twin brother Chris. Novak graduated from Albemarle High School in 2000.

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