The Chargers built a 23-3 lead in the fourth quarter before Jackson threw two touchdown passes to make it close.
"But is it special to go to New England against a hall of fame coach and arguably the best quarterback ever to play and get another shot at them, heck yeah".
Henry missed the entire 2018 regular season after tearing his ACL on the first day of OTAs back in May, and just returned to practice for the Chargers on December 17.
It was just the third playoff victory for the Cowboys this century, after they won wild-card round games in 2009 and 2014. It's daunting that their path to the Super Bowl would likely feature a trip to New Orleans, but Los Angeles played better than perceived in a 45-35 loss in the Superdome earlier in the year. Anything can happen in January, as evidenced by the last time two of these teams - the Cowboys and Seahawks - met in the playoffs all the way back in 2006. Prescott passed for a TD and ran for another score to help the Cowboys top the Seattle Seahawks 24-22 in their first-round matchup. The Jaguars peaked with that victory over the Patriots, going on to lose eight of their next nine games to lock up the under 9 wins in a 24-21 loss to the Bills in week 12.
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The Indianapolis Colts, as Seattle pulled in by a Wildcard in the Playoffs in the first round, and significantly fewer problems than Dallas.
Rivers' record against the Patriots during his career is a bleak 1-7, including two playoff losses (2007 divisional round, 2008 AFC Championship).
Meanwhile, the Cowboys' defense shut down the Seahawks' normally outstanding running game, which entered the game first in the league.
The Colts, who opened the season 1-5, continued an impressive run by winning their fifth consecutive game and for the 10th time in 11 games.
Terri Valentini, the NFL's first female instant replay official, will also work the Indianapolis Colts-Kansas City Chiefs matchup on Saturday, marking her first postseason assignment.