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Team 1 2 3 4
SD 3 14 7 3
DEN 10 0 0 10
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Game Story

Now, Peyton Manning gets a chance to rest. Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers kept Manning on the sideline most of the game and handed the Denver Broncos and unexpected and harmful 27-20 loss Thursday night. Rivers threw two touchdown passes to Keenan Allen and kept the Chargers' offense on...

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
11:51
TD
Peyton Manning passed to Andre Caldwell to the left for 15 yard gain (Matt Prater made PAT)
SD 0 - DEN 7
5:15
FG
Nick Novak kicked a 38-yard field goal
SD 3 - DEN 7
1:22
FG
Matt Prater kicked a 32-yard field goal
SD 3 - DEN 10
2nd Quarter
9:46
TD
Philip Rivers passed to Keenan Allen down the middle for 19 yard gain (Nick Novak made PAT)
SD 10 - DEN 10
1:05
TD
Philip Rivers passed to Keenan Allen to the left for 10 yard gain (Nick Novak made PAT)
SD 17 - DEN 10
3rd Quarter
11:06
TD
Ryan Mathews rushed to the left for 23 yard gain (Nick Novak made PAT)
SD 24 - DEN 10
4th Quarter
10:25
TD
Peyton Manning passed to Andre Caldwell to the left for 5 yard gain (Matt Prater made PAT)
SD 24 - DEN 17
2:36
FG
Nick Novak kicked a 35-yard field goal
SD 27 - DEN 17
0:29
FG
Matt Prater kicked a 42-yard field goal
SD 27 - DEN 20

Game Leaders

Passing

San Diego

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Philip Rivers 12 20 166 60.0 8.3 2 6 2 0 120.0 0

Denver

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Peyton Manning 27 41 289 65.9 7.0 1 12 2 1 92.4 0

Rushing

San Diego

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Ryan Mathews 29 127 4.4 23 1 0
Danny Woodhead 9 29 3.2 8 0 0
Ronnie Brown 3 12 4.0 6 0 0
Philip Rivers 3 9 3.0 11 0 0

Denver

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Knowshon Moreno 8 19 2.4 6 0 0
Montee Ball 3 -1 -0.3 3 0 0

Receiving

San Diego

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Vincent Brown 3 3 54 18.0 32 0 0
Eddie Royal 3 6 46 15.3 20 0 0
Keenan Allen 2 5 29 14.5 19 2 0
Antonio Gates 2 3 23 11.5 14 0 0
Danny Woodhead 1 1 13 13.0 13 0 0
Ryan Mathews 1 1 1 1.0 1 0 0
Le'Ron McClain 0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0

Denver

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Andre Caldwell 6 10 59 9.8 15 2 0
Julius Thomas 4 8 49 12.3 22 0 0
Montee Ball 5 5 49 9.8 15 0 0
Demaryius Thomas 4 5 45 11.3 21 0 0
Eric Decker 2 5 42 21.0 21 0 0
Knowshon Moreno 5 6 36 7.2 15 0 0
Jacob Tamme 1 2 9 9.0 9 0 0

Kicking

San Diego

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Nick Novak 3 3 2 2 38 100.0 9

Denver

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Matt Prater 2 2 2 2 42 100.0 8

Punting

San Diego

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Mike Scifres 3 42.0 3 0

Denver

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Britton Colquitt 4 46.5 1 0

Returns

San Diego

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Keenan Allen 0 0 N/A 0 0 2 11 5.5 6 0

Denver

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Trindon Holliday 4 108 27.0 39 0 0 0 N/A 0 0

Defense

San Diego

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Jarret Johnson 4 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Mike Scifres 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Richard Marshall 5 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Eric Weddle 3 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Reggie Walker 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Donald Butler 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Darrell Stuckey 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Cam Thomas 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Seyi Ajirotutu 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Corey Liuget 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus Gilchrist 6 0 1.0 12 1 0 0 0
Shareece Wright 7 0 0.0 0 2 0 0 0
Thomas Keiser 0 0 0.0 0 1 1 6 0
Manti Te'o 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jahleel Addae 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0

Denver

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Paris Lenon 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Shaun Phillips 2 0 1.0 6 0 0 0 0
Mike Adams 5 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Wesley Woodyard 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Robert Ayers Jr. 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Terrance Knighton 4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tony Carter 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Mitch Unrein 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Von Miller 4 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Orlando Franklin 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Omar Bolden 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Malik Jackson 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Danny Trevathan 7 3 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Duke Ihenacho 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Sylvester Williams 3 2 1.0 0 0 0 0 0
Montee Ball 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kayvon Webster 5 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0