CBS cuts to commercial in mid-play during Thursday's NFL game

CBS cuts to commercial in mid-play during Thursday's NFL game

Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers walks off the field after San Diego defeated the defending Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos 21-13 on Thursday night.

SAN DIEGO — Someone in the CBS control booth had an itchy finger for a man with a plan during Thursday night’s NFL game between the San Diego Chargers and the Denver Broncos.

According to Bleacher Report, San Diego led 16-3 with 4:25 left in the third quarter and was facing 3rd-and-11 at the Denver 35 yard-line. Just before the snap, CBS cut to a commercial for its new comedy, "Man With A Plan," starring Matt LeBlanc.

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Viewers missed a pass interference call against Denver, which gave the Chargers a first down at the Broncos’ 20. That led to a Josh Lambo field goal that gave San Diego a 19-3 lead.

San Diego went on to win 21-13.