8-1
28 -
Team 1 2 3 4
DEN 7 14 7 0
SD 0 6 7 7
20
4-5

Game Story

John Fox sent text messages to several Denver Broncos on Sunday morning, wishing them good luck against the San Diego Chargers. The Broncos will reciprocate by giving a game ball to their coach, who's at his offseason home in Charlotte, N.C., recovering from heart surgery. With interim coach Jack ...

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
9:18
TD
Peyton Manning passed to Julius Thomas to the right for 74 yard gain (Matt Prater made PAT)
DEN 7 - SD 0
2nd Quarter
14:58
FG
Nick Novak kicked a 26-yard field goal
DEN 7 - SD 3
9:05
FG
Nick Novak kicked a 40-yard field goal
DEN 7 - SD 6
6:38
TD
Peyton Manning passed to Demaryius Thomas to the right for 11 yard gain (Matt Prater made PAT)
DEN 14 - SD 6
0:13
TD
Peyton Manning passed to Demaryius Thomas to the right for 7 yard gain (Matt Prater made PAT)
DEN 21 - SD 6
3rd Quarter
11:34
TD
Peyton Manning passed to Demaryius Thomas to the left for 34 yard gain (Matt Prater made PAT)
DEN 28 - SD 6
8:38
TD
Philip Rivers passed to Danny Woodhead to the right for 7 yard gain (Nick Novak made PAT)
DEN 28 - SD 13
4th Quarter
10:42
TD
Ryan Mathews rushed up the middle for 1 yard gain (Nick Novak made PAT)
DEN 28 - SD 20

Game Leaders

Passing

Denver

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Peyton Manning 25 36 330 69.4 9.2 2 17 4 0 135.2 1

San Diego

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Philip Rivers 19 29 218 65.5 7.5 4 20 1 0 99.5 0

Rushing

Denver

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Knowshon Moreno 15 65 4.3 9 0 0
Montee Ball 5 20 4.0 12 0 0
Peyton Manning 2 -1 -0.5 0 0 1

San Diego

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Ryan Mathews 14 59 4.2 35 1 0
Ronnie Brown 9 36 4.0 7 0 0
Danny Woodhead 6 27 4.5 8 0 0
Philip Rivers 5 7 1.4 3 0 0
Eric Weddle 1 2 2.0 2 0 0

Receiving

Denver

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Demaryius Thomas 7 10 108 15.4 34 3 0
Julius Thomas 3 5 96 32.0 74 1 0
Eric Decker 3 5 52 17.3 34 0 0
Knowshon Moreno 8 8 49 6.1 11 0 0
Wes Welker 3 6 21 7.0 11 0 0
Virgil Green 1 1 4 4.0 4 0 0
Andre Caldwell 0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0

San Diego

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Antonio Gates 4 8 62 15.5 24 0 0
Keenan Allen 4 5 41 10.3 18 0 0
Eddie Royal 2 4 36 18.0 30 0 0
Vincent Brown 3 4 35 11.7 15 0 0
Ladarius Green 1 1 25 25.0 25 0 0
Danny Woodhead 4 5 17 4.3 7 1 0
Ryan Mathews 1 2 2 2.0 2 0 0

Kicking

Denver

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Matt Prater 4 4 0 0 0 N/A 4

San Diego

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Nick Novak 2 2 2 3 40 66.7 8

Punting

Denver

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Britton Colquitt 5 46.6 0 1

San Diego

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Mike Scifres 5 47.6 4 0

Returns

Denver

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Trindon Holliday 4 103 25.8 30 0 2 6 3.0 6 0

San Diego

None

Defense

Denver

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Quentin Jammer 3 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Shaun Phillips 1 0 1.0 10 0 0 0 0
Mike Adams 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kevin Vickerson 6 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jacob Tamme 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Wesley Woodyard 5 6 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Robert Ayers Jr. 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Terrance Knighton 2 0 1.0 3 0 0 0 0
David Bruton Jr. 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Zane Beadles 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Trindon Holliday 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mitch Unrein 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Von Miller 5 1 1.0 2 0 0 0 0
Rahim Moore 1 1 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Nate Irving 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Harris Jr. 5 0 0.0 0 2 0 0 0
Derek Wolfe 1 0 1.0 5 0 0 0 0
Malik Jackson 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Danny Trevathan 9 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kayvon Webster 4 1 0.0 0 1 0 0 0

San Diego

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Philip Rivers 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Richard Marshall 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Eric Weddle 5 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Larry English 1 1 1.0 6 0 0 0 0
Derek Cox 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Donald Butler 7 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Darrell Stuckey 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Cam Thomas 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Sean Lissemore 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Seyi Ajirotutu 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Corey Liuget 0 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus Gilchrist 3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Johnny Patrick 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Shareece Wright 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Lawrence Guy 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Andrew Gachkar 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Thomas Keiser 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kendall Reyes 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Manti Te'o 3 2 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Tourek Williams 1 1 1.0 11 0 0 0 0
Jahleel Addae 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwame Geathers 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0