5-3
21 -
Team 1 2 3 4
SD 0 7 7 7
DEN 0 14 14 7
35
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Game Story

With this much speed and acceleration, it's no surprise Emmanuel Sanders is so adept at catching up. Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from Peyton Manning. Manning and Sanders connected for a trio of touchdowns Thursday night in the Denver...

Scoring Summary

2nd Quarter
13:35
TD
Peyton Manning passed to Emmanuel Sanders to the right for 2 yard gain (Brandon McManus made PAT)
SD 0 - DEN 7
3:07
TD
Philip Rivers passed to Keenan Allen to the left for 2 yard gain (Nick Novak made PAT)
SD 7 - DEN 7
0:32
TD
Peyton Manning passed to Emmanuel Sanders to the right for 31 yard gain (Brandon McManus made PAT)
SD 7 - DEN 14
3rd Quarter
10:53
TD
Peyton Manning passed to Emmanuel Sanders to the left for 3 yard gain (Brandon McManus made PAT)
SD 7 - DEN 21
7:34
TD
Juwan Thompson rushed up the middle for 2 yard gain (Brandon McManus made PAT)
SD 7 - DEN 28
2:39
TD
Philip Rivers passed to Antonio Gates to the right for 4 yard gain (Nick Novak made PAT)
SD 14 - DEN 28
4th Quarter
13:29
TD
Juwan Thompson rushed up the middle for 1 yard gain (Brandon McManus made PAT)
SD 14 - DEN 35
9:31
TD
Philip Rivers passed to Antonio Gates to the left for 10 yard gain (Nick Novak made PAT)
SD 21 - DEN 35

Game Leaders

Passing

San Diego

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Philip Rivers 30 41 252 73.2 6.1 2 7 3 2 92.7 0

Denver

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FumL
Peyton Manning 25 35 286 71.4 8.2 0 0 3 0 124.2 0

Rushing

San Diego

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Branden Oliver 13 36 2.8 23 0 0
Philip Rivers 1 17 17.0 17 0 0
Ronnie Brown 1 8 8.0 8 0 0

Denver

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Ronnie Hillman 20 109 5.5 37 0 0
Juwan Thompson 7 24 3.4 5 2 0
Emmanuel Sanders 1 6 6.0 6 0 0
Peyton Manning 1 0 0.0 0 0 0
C.J. Anderson 1 0 0.0 0 0 0

Receiving

San Diego

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Keenan Allen 9 13 73 8.1 19 1 0
Malcom Floyd 4 7 58 14.5 26 0 0
Antonio Gates 5 8 54 10.8 31 2 0
Eddie Royal 3 3 29 9.7 15 0 0
Branden Oliver 7 8 27 3.9 22 0 0
Ladarius Green 1 1 9 9.0 9 0 0
Ronnie Brown 1 1 2 2.0 2 0 0

Denver

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FumL
Emmanuel Sanders 9 9 120 13.3 38 3 0
Demaryius Thomas 8 12 105 13.1 23 0 0
Ronnie Hillman 3 4 29 9.7 16 0 0
Julius Thomas 2 6 23 11.5 17 0 0
Wes Welker 2 2 5 2.5 5 0 0
Jacob Tamme 1 1 4 4.0 4 0 0
Juwan Thompson 0 1 0 N/A 0 0 0

Kicking

San Diego

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Nick Novak 3 3 0 0 0 N/A 3

Denver

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Brandon McManus 5 5 0 1 0 0.0 5

Punting

San Diego

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Mike Scifres 4 49.3 1 0

Denver

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg In20 TB
Britton Colquitt 4 40.5 3 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 1 6 6.0 6 0

Denver

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Andre Caldwell 2 64 32.0 34 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Isaiah Burse 0 0 N/A 0 0 2 18 9.0 14 0

Defense

San Diego

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Dwight Freeney 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jarret Johnson 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Malcom Floyd 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Richard Marshall 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Eric Weddle 9 2 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Reggie Walker 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Donald Butler 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Sean Lissemore 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ricardo Mathews 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kavell Conner 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Seyi Ajirotutu 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Corey Liuget 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Marcus Gilchrist 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Shareece Wright 4 0 0.0 0 2 0 0 0
Andrew Gachkar 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kendall Reyes 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Ladarius Green 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Keenan Allen 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tourek Williams 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jahleel Addae 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Jason Verrett 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Davis 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Tenny Palepoi 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0

Denver

DEFENSE
Defense Solo Ast Sack YdsL PD Int Yds IntTD
Peyton Manning 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Wes Welker 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Aqib Talib 6 1 0.0 0 2 0 0 0
Andre Caldwell 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Terrance Knighton 1 1 0.5 1 0 0 0 0
T.J. Ward 3 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Von Miller 2 0 1.0 5 0 0 0 0
Rahim Moore 1 0 0.0 0 2 1 0 0
Marvin Austin Jr. 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Nate Irving 6 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Quinton Carter 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Virgil Green 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Harris Jr. 3 1 0.0 0 1 1 1 0
Derek Wolfe 1 1 0.5 1 0 0 0 0
Malik Jackson 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Brandon Marshall 8 2 0.0 0 1 0 0 0
Sylvester Williams 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Kayvon Webster 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Lerentee McCray 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
Bradley Roby 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0