9-6
38 - 35

Game Story

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) -- Philip Rivers looked at the 21-point deficit on the scoreboard at halftime and even he wondered whether the San Diego Chargers had it in them to come back. The season depended on it, so Rivers took charge.
1 2 3 4 OT Total
SD 0 7 14 14 3 38
SF 7 21 7 0 0 35

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter
13:12
TD
Frank GoreDFP
rushed to the right for 52 yard gain (
Phil DawsonDFP
made PAT)
SD 0 - SF 7
2nd Quarter
13:36
TD
Colin KaepernickDFP
passed to
Bruce EllingtonDFP
to the left for 8 yard gain (
Phil DawsonDFP
made PAT)
SD 0 - SF 14
10:20
TD
Antoine BetheaDFP
intercepted
Philip RiversDFP
for 49 yards (
Phil DawsonDFP
made PAT)
SD 0 - SF 21
5:09
TD
Philip RiversDFP
passed to
Eddie RoyalDFP
to the left for 15 yard gain (
Nick NovakDFP
made PAT)
SD 7 - SF 21
0:06
TD
Bruce EllingtonDFP
rushed to the right for 1 yard gain (
Phil DawsonDFP
made PAT)
SD 7 - SF 28
3rd Quarter
5:49
TD
Philip RiversDFP
passed to
Antonio GatesDFP
to the left for 1 yard gain (
Nick NovakDFP
made PAT)
SD 14 - SF 28
3:26
TD
Colin KaepernickDFP
fumbled.
Corey LiugetDFP
recovered fumble for no gain (
Nick NovakDFP
made PAT)
SD 21 - SF 28
2:26
TD
Colin KaepernickDFP
rushed to the right for 90 yard gain (
Phil DawsonDFP
made PAT)
SD 21 - SF 35
4th Quarter
5:15
TD
Philip RiversDFP
passed to
Antonio GatesDFP
to the right for 21 yard gain (
Nick NovakDFP
made PAT)
SD 28 - SF 35
0:29
TD
Philip RiversDFP
passed to
Malcom FloydDFP
to the right for 11 yard gain (
Nick NovakDFP
made PAT)
SD 35 - SF 35
OT
10:06
FG
Nick NovakDFP
kicked a 40-yard field goal
SD 38 - SF 35

Game Leaders

Passing

San Diego

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FL
Philip RiversDFP
33 54 356 61.1 6.6 2 8 4 3 82.0 0

San Francisco

PASSING
Passing Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int QBRat FL
Colin KaepernickDFP
15 24 114 62.5 4.8 2 22 1 0 87.8 1

Rushing

San Diego

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FL
Branden OliverDFP
13 53 4.1 22 0 0
Ronnie BrownDFP
7 33 4.7 11 0 0
Donald BrownDFP
4 12 3.0 4 0 0

San Francisco

RUSHING
Rushing Rush Yds Avg Long TD FL
Frank GoreDFP
26 158 6.1 52 1 0
Colin KaepernickDFP
7 151 21.6 90 1 1
Quinton PattonDFP
1 20 20.0 20 0 1
Alfonso SmithDFP
2 14 7.0 12 0 0
Bruce EllingtonDFP
3 12 4.0 7 1 0
Bruce MillerDFP
1 0 0.0 0 0 1

Receiving

San Diego

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FL
Eddie RoyalDFP
10 12 94 9.4 20 1 0
Antonio GatesDFP
7 9 92 13.1 28 2 0
Dontrelle InmanDFP
7 9 79 11.3 19 0 0
Malcom FloydDFP
4 10 50 12.5 25 1 0
Branden OliverDFP
3 5 28 9.3 12 0 0
Ronnie BrownDFP
1 3 9 9.0 9 0 0
Donald BrownDFP
1 3 4 4.0 4 0 0
Seyi AjirotutuDFP
0 3 0 N/A 0 0 0

San Francisco

RECEIVING
Receiving Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD FL
Anquan BoldinDFP
7 9 61 8.7 20 0 0
Bruce MillerDFP
2 2 22 11.0 12 0 1
Alfonso SmithDFP
2 2 9 4.5 5 0 0
Quinton PattonDFP
2 6 9 4.5 5 0 1
Bruce EllingtonDFP
1 4 8 8.0 8 1 0
Michael CrabtreeDFP
1 1 5 5.0 5 0 0

Kicking

San Diego

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Nick NovakDFP
5 5 1 1 40 100.0 8

San Francisco

KICKING
Kicking XPM XPA FGM FGA Long Pct Pts
Phil DawsonDFP
5 5 0 1 0 0.0 5

Punting

San Diego

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg Long In20 TB
Mat McBriarDFP
4 50.3 58 0 1

San Francisco

PUNTING
Punting Punt Avg Long In20 TB
Andy LeeDFP
4 38.0 46 2 1

Returns

San Diego

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Chris DavisDFP
4 106 26.5 35 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Chad RinehartDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Sean LissemoreDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Corey LiugetDFP
0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 N/A 0 0

San Francisco

RETURNS
Kick/Punt Returns KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
Bruce EllingtonDFP
3 71 23.7 31 0 3 34 11.3 23 0
Perrish CoxDFP
2 60 30.0 57 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Quinton PattonDFP
1 24 24.0 24 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Chase ThomasDFP
1 8 8.0 8 0 0 0 N/A 0 0

Defense

San Diego

DEFENSE
Defense Total Solo Ast Sack PD Int Yds IntTD
Manti Te'oDFP
11 8 3 1.0 0 0 0 0
Eric WeddleDFP
10 8 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Marcus GilchristDFP
6 5 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Brandon FlowersDFP
4 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Kavell ConnerDFP
4 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Shareece WrightDFP
4 4 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Steve WilliamsDFP
4 4 0 0.0 2 0 0 0
Jarret JohnsonDFP
3 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Sean LissemoreDFP
3 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Melvin IngramDFP
3 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
John PhillipsDFP
2 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Ricardo MathewsDFP
2 0 2 0.5 0 0 0 0
Seyi AjirotutuDFP
2 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Corey LiugetDFP
2 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Kendall ReyesDFP
2 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Tourek WilliamsDFP
2 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dwight FreeneyDFP
1 0 1 0.5 0 0 0 0
Andrew GachkarDFP
1 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jerry AttaochuDFP
1 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Tenny PalepoiDFP
1 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Branden OliverDFP
1 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Chad RinehartDFP
0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0

San Francisco

DEFENSE
Defense Total Solo Ast Sack PD Int Yds IntTD
Michael WilhoiteDFP
9 8 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Antoine BetheaDFP
8 7 1 0.0 2 1 49 1
Quinton DialDFP
7 5 2 1.0 0 0 0 0
Nick MoodyDFP
7 7 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dontae JohnsonDFP
6 5 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Perrish CoxDFP
5 5 0 0.0 4 1 0 0
Justin SmithDFP
3 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Craig DahlDFP
3 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Chris CulliverDFP
3 3 0 0.0 2 1 24 0
Tony Jerod-EddieDFP
3 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Marcus CromartieDFP
3 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Desmond BishopDFP
2 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Tank CarradineDFP
2 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Dan SkutaDFP
1 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 0
Alfonso SmithDFP
1 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Aldon SmithDFP
1 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Aaron LynchDFP
0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0