Bengals Take Down Chargers, 17-10

BenJarvus Green-Ellis had a big day running the football, leading the way to a victory for the Bengals against the Chargers, 17-10, in San Diego.

Andy Dalton completed the game 14 for 23 with 190 yards passing, one touchdown and one pick. Philip Rivers went 23 of 37 with 252 yards passing, one touchdown and one pick for the Chargers.

Green-Ellis rushed for 92 yards on 20 carries with a touchdown with one fumble. A.J. Green was a highlight, pulling in five balls for 83 yards with a touchdown.

The Cincinnati defense was the deciding factor in the victory, giving up 91 yards rushing and 252 passing. They brought down Rivers for two sacks.

Chargers tight end Ladarius Green had a big day with 45 receiving yards and one touchdown. Wide receiver Keenan Allen also had a good game with 106 receiving yards.

Next week, the Bengals are at home against the Colts (8-4) while the Chargers play the Giants (4-7), also at home.


Bengals Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
C- 71 A. Dalton 14 23 190 1 1


Chargers Passing Leaders
Grade Name Comp Att Yds TDs Int
C+ 79 P. Rivers 23 37 252 1 1


Bengals Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
B+ 89 B. Green-Elli RB 20 92 4.6 1
C+ 79 G. Bernard RB 14 57 4.1 0
C- 71 A. Dalton QB 3 9 3.0 0


Chargers Rushing Leaders
Grade Name P Att Yds YdsA TDs
B+ 88 R. Mathews RB 14 61 4.4 0
C- 72 D. Woodhead RB 7 22 3.1 0
C+ 79 P. Rivers QB 1 4 4.0 0


Bengals Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
B+ 89 A. Green WR 5 83 16.6 1
C+ 79 A. Hawkins WR 3 65 21.7 0
D 65 M. Jones WR 2 12 6.0 0


Chargers Receiving Leaders
Grade Name P Rec Yds YdsA TDs
B+ 89 K. Allen WR 8 106 13.3 0
A- 90 L. Green TE 2 45 22.5 1
C+ 78 A. Gates TE 5 41 8.2 0