9-7
17 -
Team 1 2 3 4
SD 0 0 0 17
DEN 7 7 3 7
24
13-3

Game Story

Peyton Manning took a knee again, just as he had at the end of regulation exactly a year earlier. Manning welcomed Wes Welker back into the lineup with a touchdown toss Sunday and the Denver Broncos narrowly avoided a repeat of their playoff slip from last year, advancing to the AFC championship...

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
2:25
TD
Peyton ManningDFP
passed to
Demaryius ThomasDFP
to the left for 2 yard gain (
Matt PraterDFP
made PAT)
SD 0 - DEN 7
2nd Quarter
6:00
TD
Peyton ManningDFP
passed to
Wes WelkerDFP
to the left for 3 yard gain (
Matt PraterDFP
made PAT)
SD 0 - DEN 14
3rd Quarter
9:35
FG
Matt PraterDFP
kicked a 45-yard field goal
SD 0 - DEN 17
4th Quarter
12:59
TD
Philip RiversDFP
passed to
Keenan AllenDFP
to the right for 16 yard gain (
Nick NovakDFP
made PAT)
SD 7 - DEN 17
8:12
TD
Knowshon MorenoDFP
rushed up the middle for 3 yard gain (
Matt PraterDFP
made PAT)
SD 7 - DEN 24
5:43
TD
Philip RiversDFP
passed to
Keenan AllenDFP
to the left for 16 yard gain (
Nick NovakDFP
made PAT)
SD 14 - DEN 24
3:53
FG
Nick NovakDFP
kicked a 30-yard field goal
SD 17 - DEN 24

Game Leaders

Passing

San Diego

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Philip RiversDFP
18 27 217 66.7 8.0 4 23 2 0 115.8 0

Denver

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Peyton ManningDFP
25 36 230 69.4 6.4 0 0 2 1 93.5 0

Rushing

San Diego

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Danny WoodheadDFP
9 29 3.2 8 0 0
Ryan MathewsDFP
5 26 5.2 16 0 0
Philip RiversDFP
3 10 3.3 6 0 0
Ronnie BrownDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0

Denver

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Knowshon MorenoDFP
23 82 3.6 14 1 0
Montee BallDFP
10 52 5.2 9 0 0
Peyton ManningDFP
1 -1 -1.0 -1 0 0

Receiving

San Diego

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Keenan AllenDFP
6 9 142 23.7 49 2 0
Eddie RoyalDFP
1 2 30 30.0 30 0 0
Ronnie BrownDFP
4 5 18 4.5 5 0 0
Antonio GatesDFP
2 4 10 5.0 5 0 0
Danny WoodheadDFP
3 3 10 3.3 7 0 0
Ladarius GreenDFP
2 3 7 3.5 5 0 0
Vincent BrownDFP
0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0

Denver

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Julius ThomasDFP
6 7 76 12.7 21 0 1
Demaryius ThomasDFP
8 10 54 6.8 9 1 0
Wes WelkerDFP
6 9 38 6.3 8 1 0
Eric DeckerDFP
2 5 32 16.0 19 0 0
Andre CaldwellDFP
1 2 15 15.0 15 0 0
Knowshon MorenoDFP
1 2 12 12.0 12 0 0
Virgil GreenDFP
1 1 3 3.0 3 0 0

Kicking

San Diego

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Nick NovakDFP
2 2 1 2 30 50.0 5

Denver

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Matt PraterDFP
3 3 1 2 45 50.0 6

Punting

San Diego

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Mike ScifresDFP
4 51.8 1 1

Denver

None

Returns

San Diego

None

Denver

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Trindon HollidayDFP
3 77 25.7 37 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Eric DeckerDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 3 66 22.0 47 0

Defense

San Diego

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Jarret JohnsonDFP
6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Nick NovakDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Richard MarshallDFP
5 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Eric WeddleDFP
3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Reggie WalkerDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Donald ButlerDFP
5 1 0.0 0 1 1 0 0
Cam ThomasDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Seyi AjirotutuDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Corey LiugetDFP
4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus GilchristDFP
7 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Shareece WrightDFP
4 0 0.0 0 3 0 0 0
Lawrence GuyDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Bront BirdDFP
3 1 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Melvin IngramDFP
3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kendall ReyesDFP
1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Manti Te'oDFP
3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jahleel AddaeDFP
6 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0

Denver

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Champ BaileyDFP
4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Quentin JammerDFP
3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Paris LenonDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Shaun PhillipsDFP
2 0 2.0 10 0 0 0 0
Mike AdamsDFP
2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeremy MinceyDFP
2 0 1.0 8 0 0 0 0
Dominique Rodgers-CromartieDFP
4 0 0.0 0 3 0 0 0
Wesley WoodyardDFP
1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Robert Ayers Jr.DFP
1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Terrance KnightonDFP
2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Orlando FranklinDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Nate IrvingDFP
3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Harris Jr.DFP
2 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Malik JacksonDFP
3 0 1.0 5 0 0 0 0
Danny TrevathanDFP
3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Duke IhenachoDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Sylvester WilliamsDFP
0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0