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Pittsburgh Steelers 24 at San Diego Chargers 22

Monday, October 10, 2005
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Pittsburgh Steelers (11-5-0)01401024
San Diego Chargers (9-7-0)076922

Game Info
Stadium Qualcomm Stadium
Start Time (ET) 9:00pm
Roof outdoors
Surface grass
Weather 65 degrees, relative humidity 69, round(wind) 4.9 mph
Vegas Line San Diego Chargers -3.0
Over/Under 45.5 (over)
Officials
Referee Jeff Triplette
Umpire Scott Dawson
Head Linesman Tony Veteri
Field Judge Duke Carroll
Back Judge Greg Steed
Side Judge Greg Meyer
Line Judge Jeff Seeman

Expected Points Summary

Expected points are an estimate of points per play based on down, distance, and yard line. Points given for offense and defense are offensive/defensive plays + penalties on which there was no play (eg, a false start). Special teams are all kicking + punting plays. Points are zeroed out at the end of halves.

Scoring

Team Stats

Passing, Rushing, & Receiving

Defense & Returns

Kicking & Punting

Pass Targets

Pittsburgh Steelers
No Direction (17/26, 225 yards, 1 TD)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 1 1 16 0
Verron Haynes 1 1 4 0
Heath Miller 6 4 36 1
Quincy Morgan 1 0 0
Willie Parker 1 1 14 0
Antwaan Randle El 4 3 50 0
Hines Ward 10 6 83 0
Cedrick Wilson 2 1 22 0
San Diego Chargers
No Direction (20/34, 219 yards, 1 TD)
Targets Catches Yds TD
Reche Caldwell 1 1 7 0
Antonio Gates 11 5 61 1
Keenan McCardell 6 1 5 0
Lorenzo Neal 1 0 0
Kassim Osgood 1 1 6 0
Eric Parker 7 5 72 0
LaDainian Tomlinson 7 7 68 0

Rushing

Pittsburgh Steelers
LE (3 rushes, 10 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 1 2 0
Willie Parker 1 7 0
Antwaan Randle El 1 1 0
LT (6 rushes, 3 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 2 4 0
Willie Parker 4 -1 0
LG (1 rush, 4 yards)
Att Yds TD
Willie Parker 1 4 0
MD (14 rushes, 60 yards, 2 TD)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 9 38 1
Dan Kreider 1 2 0
Willie Parker 3 13 0
Ben Roethlisberger 1 7 1
RG (3 rushes, 2 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 3 2 0
RT (3 rushes, 11 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 2 8 0
Willie Parker 1 3 0
RE (2 rushes, 14 yards)
Att Yds TD
Antwaan Randle El 1 6 0
Ben Roethlisberger 1 8 0
San Diego Chargers
LE (3 rushes, 7 yards)
Att Yds TD
LaDainian Tomlinson 3 7 0
LT (3 rushes, 6 yards)
Att Yds TD
LaDainian Tomlinson 3 6 0
LG (0 rushes, 0 yards)
MD (8 rushes, 40 yards, 1 TD)
Att Yds TD
Drew Brees 1 7 0
Lorenzo Neal 1 1 0
LaDainian Tomlinson 6 32 1
RG (1 rush, 2 yards)
Att Yds TD
LaDainian Tomlinson 1 2 0
RT (3 rushes, 6 yards)
Att Yds TD
LaDainian Tomlinson 3 6 0
RE (2 rushes, 9 yards)
Att Yds TD
LaDainian Tomlinson 2 9 0

Pittsburgh Steelers Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 15:00 PIT 14 3 2:17 21 Punt View Drive »
2 1 11:33 PIT 29 3 1:37 8 Punt View Drive »
3 1 7:00 PIT 8 9 6:11 48 Fumble View Drive »
4 2 14:47 PIT 16 9 5:33 84 Touchdown View Drive »
5 2 4:33 SDG 41 7 2:56 41 Touchdown View Drive »
6 2 0:34 PIT 39 3 0:34 4 Punt View Drive »
7 3 14:05 PIT 26 4 2:10 6 Punt View Drive »
8 3 9:42 PIT 15 4 2:55 9 Punt View Drive »
9 3 3:54 PIT 32 6 3:23 30 Punt View Drive »
10 4 11:41 PIT 38 3 1:11 62 Touchdown View Drive »
11 4 4:42 PIT 38 11 4:36 40 Field Goal View Drive »

San Diego Chargers Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 12:43 SDG 20 3 1:10 -1 Punt View Drive »
2 1 9:56 SDG 21 5 2:56 13 Punt View Drive »
3 1 0:49 SDG 44 3 1:02 0 Punt View Drive »
4 2 9:14 SDG 25 10 4:41 40 Interception View Drive »
5 2 1:37 PIT 47 4 1:03 47 Touchdown View Drive »
6 3 15:00 SDG 26 3 0:55 -2 Punt View Drive »
7 3 11:55 SDG 37 7 2:13 47 Field Goal View Drive »
8 3 6:47 SDG 41 8 2:53 45 Field Goal View Drive »
9 3 0:31 SDG 15 6 3:50 62 Field Goal View Drive »
10 4 10:30 SDG 38 11 5:48 62 Touchdown View Drive »
11 4 0:06 0 0:06 0 Fumble View Drive »

Full Play-By-Play

Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail PIT SDG EPB EPA Win%
1st Quarter
1 SDG 30 Nate Kaeding kicks off 62 yards, returned by Ricardo Colclough for 16 yards (tackle by Hanik Milligan). Penalty on Clint Kriewaldt: Offensive Holding, 10 yards 0 0 0 -0.28 0.0
1 14:56 1 10 PIT 14 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Antwaan Randle El. Penalty on Quentin Jammer: Defensive Pass Interference, 16 yards (no play) 0 0 -0.28 0.94 56.1
1 14:51 1 10 PIT 30 Willie Parker left tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Igor Olshansky and Jamal Williams) 0 0 0.94 0.8 56.5
1 14:12 2 7 PIT 33 Willie Parker up the middle for -3 yards (tackle by Ben Leber and Jamal Williams) 0 0 0.8 -0.3 59.6
1 13:28 3 10 PIT 30 Ben Roethlisberger sacked by Shaun Phillips for 0 yards. Penalty on Shaun Phillips: Defensive Offside, 5 yards (no play) 0 0 -0.3 0.37 57.6
1 12:58 3 5 PIT 35 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward 0 0 0.37 -1.04 61.7
1 12:54 4 5 PIT 35 Chris Gardocki punts 65 yards, touchback 0 0 -1.04 -0.28 59.5
1 12:43 1 10 SDG 20 Drew Brees pass complete to Keenan McCardell for 5 yards (tackle by James Farrior) 0 0 0.28 0.41 59.9
1 12:16 2 5 SDG 25 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Eric Parker 0 0 0.41 -0.3 57.7
1 12:12 3 5 SDG 25 Drew Brees sacked by Joey Porter for -6 yards 0 0 -0.3 -2.14 52.2
1 11:46 4 11 SDG 19 Mike Scifres punts 52 yards, returned by Antwaan Randle El for no gain 0 0 -2.14 -0.87 56.0
1 11:33 1 10 PIT 29 Antwaan Randle El right end for 6 yards (tackle by Donnie Edwards and Luis Castillo) 0 0 0.87 1.14 55.1
1 10:55 2 4 PIT 35 Willie Parker up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Randall Godfrey and Jamal Williams) 0 0 1.14 0.7 56.4
1 10:11 3 2 PIT 37 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Cedrick Wilson 0 0 0.7 -0.91 61.2
1 10:06 4 2 PIT 37 Chris Gardocki punts 50 yards, returned by Darren Sproles for 8 yards (tackle by Ricardo Colclough) 0 0 -0.91 -0.34 59.5
1 9:56 1 10 SDG 21 LaDainian Tomlinson right end for 9 yards (tackle by Larry Foote) 0 0 0.34 1.02 61.5
1 9:15 2 1 SDG 30 Lorenzo Neal up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Larry Foote) 0 0 1.02 1 61.4
1 8:36 1 10 SDG 31 LaDainian Tomlinson up the middle for 7 yards (tackle by Chris Hope and James Farrior) 0 0 1 1.41 62.6
1 7:53 2 3 SDG 38 Drew Brees for -4 yards (tackle by James Harrison) 0 0 1.41 0.17 58.8
1 7:15 3 7 SDG 34 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Antonio Gates (defended by Ike Taylor) 0 0 0.17 -1.11 54.8
1 7:09 4 7 SDG 34 Mike Scifres punts 51 yards, fair catch by Antwaan Randle El. Penalty on Mike Logan: Offensive Holding, 7 yards 0 0 -1.11 0.38 59.4
1 7:00 1 10 PIT 8 Willie Parker left tackle for no gain (tackle by Donnie Edwards and Steve Foley) 0 0 -0.38 -0.78 60.6
1 6:22 2 10 PIT 8 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Cedrick Wilson for 22 yards (tackle by Drayton Florence) 0 0 -0.78 0.94 55.2
1 5:39 1 10 PIT 30 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Heath Miller for 9 yards (tackle by Terrence Kiel) 0 0 0.94 1.61 53.0
1 5:14 2 1 PIT 39 Penalty on Max Starks: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 0 0 1.61 0.93 55.1
1 4:55 2 6 PIT 34 Willie Parker left end for 7 yards (tackle by Steve Foley and Donnie Edwards) 0 0 0.93 1.66 52.7
1 4:12 1 10 PIT 41 Antwaan Randle El left end for 1 yard (tackle by Steve Foley) 0 0 1.66 1.26 53.9
1 3:32 2 9 PIT 42 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Jerome Bettis for 16 yards (tackle by Bhawoh Jue) 0 0 1.26 2.79 48.8
1 2:49 1 10 SDG 42 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 4 yards (tackle by Donnie Edwards and Igor Olshansky) 0 0 2.79 2.78 48.7
1 2:11 2 6 SDG 38 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 7 yards (tackle by Quentin Jammer) 0 0 2.78 3.51 46.2
1 1:34 1 10 SDG 31 Jerome Bettis right tackle for 11 yards (tackle by Terrence Kiel and Igor Olshansky). Penalty on Jeff Hartings: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 0 0 3.51 2.85 48.2
1 1:00 1 20 SDG 41 Ben Roethlisberger sacked by Shawne Merriman for -3 yards. Ben Roethlisberger fumbles (forced by Shawne Merriman), recovered by Randall Godfrey at SDG-44 (tackle by Jeff Hartings) 0 0 2.85 -1.86 63.8
1 0:49 1 10 SDG 44 Drew Brees pass complete to LaDainian Tomlinson for 1 yard (tackle by James Farrior) 0 0 1.86 1.45 62.5
1 0:17 2 9 SDG 45 Drew Brees pass complete to LaDainian Tomlinson for -1 yards (tackle by James Harrison) 0 0 1.45 0.63 59.8
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail PIT SDG EPB EPA Win%
2nd Quarter
2 15:00 3 10 SDG 44 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Keenan McCardell 0 0 0.63 -0.46 56.1
2 14:55 4 10 SDG 44 Mike Scifres punts 40 yards, fair catch by Antwaan Randle El 0 0 -0.46 0.14 58.1
2 14:47 1 10 PIT 16 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Antwaan Randle El (defended by Donnie Edwards). Penalty on Hines Ward: Illegal Formation, 5 yards (no play) 0 0 -0.14 -0.54 59.4
2 14:40 1 15 PIT 11 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 5 yards (tackle by Donnie Edwards and Randall Godfrey) 0 0 -0.54 -0.66 59.8
2 14:02 2 10 PIT 16 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Antwaan Randle El. Penalty on Drayton Florence: Defensive Pass Interference, 20 yards (no play) 0 0 -0.66 1.33 53.0
2 13:56 1 10 PIT 36 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 12 yards (tackle by Quentin Jammer) 0 0 1.33 2.13 50.2
2 13:17 1 10 PIT 48 Jerome Bettis right tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Ben Leber and Donnie Edwards) 0 0 2.13 1.99 50.6
2 12:36 2 7 SDG 49 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Randall Godfrey) 0 0 1.99 1.55 52.0
2 11:53 3 5 SDG 47 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 47 yards, touchdown. SDG challenged the ruling, and the play was overturned. Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 14 yards (tackle by Quentin Jammer) 0 0 1.55 3.38 45.4
2 11:23 1 10 SDG 33 Ben Roethlisberger right end for 12 yards (tackle by Luis Castillo). Penalty on Jerame Tuman: Offensive Holding (Offsetting), Penalty on Jamal Williams: Defensive Holding (Offsetting) (no play) 0 0 3.38 3.38 45.3
2 10:52 1 10 SDG 33 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 21 yards (tackle by Bhawoh Jue) 0 0 3.38 4.78 40.3
2 10:08 1 10 SDG 12 Jerome Bettis right tackle for 5 yards (tackle by Igor Olshansky and Randall Godfrey) 0 0 4.78 5.02 39.2
2 9:24 2 5 SDG 7 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward (defended by Quentin Jammer) 0 0 5.02 4.16 42.0
2 9:19 3 5 SDG 7 Ben Roethlisberger up the middle for 7 yards, touchdown 6 0 4.16 7 35.6
2 Jeff Reed kicks extra point good 7 0 0 0 0.0
2 PIT 30 Jeff Reed kicks off 73 yards, returned by Darren Sproles for 28 yards (tackle by Sean Morey) 7 0 0 0.61 0.0
2 9:08 1 10 SDG 25 LaDainian Tomlinson up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by James Farrior and Casey Hampton) 7 0 0.61 0.2 32.8
2 8:42 2 9 SDG 26 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Keenan McCardell 7 0 0.2 -0.49 30.4
2 8:36 3 9 SDG 26 Drew Brees pass complete to Eric Parker for 11 yards (tackle by James Farrior) 7 0 -0.49 1.4 36.7
2 7:55 1 10 SDG 37 LaDainian Tomlinson right end for no gain (tackle by James Farrior and Ike Taylor) 7 0 1.4 0.86 34.6
2 7:18 2 10 SDG 37 Drew Brees pass complete to Antonio Gates for 16 yards (tackle by Troy Polamalu) 7 0 0.86 2.46 40.1
2 6:27 1 10 PIT 47 LaDainian Tomlinson right tackle for 3 yards 7 0 2.46 2.32 39.3
2 5:51 2 7 PIT 44 Drew Brees pass complete to Antonio Gates for 3 yards (tackle by Larry Foote) 7 0 2.32 2.01 37.9
2 5:19 3 4 PIT 41 Drew Brees pass complete to Kassim Osgood for 6 yards (tackle by Ike Taylor) 7 0 2.01 3.25 42.4
2 4:51 1 10 PIT 35 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Keenan McCardell 7 0 3.25 2.7 40.2
2 4:46 2 10 PIT 35 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Antonio Gates is intercepted by James Harrison at PIT-19 and returned for 25 yards (tackle by Drew Brees). Penalty on Kris Dielman: Personal Foul, 15 yards 7 0 2.7 -2.85 21.4
2 4:33 1 10 SDG 41 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Heath Miller. Penalty on Drayton Florence: Unnecessary Roughness, 15 yards 7 0 2.85 3.84 18.6
2 4:26 1 10 SDG 26 Willie Parker up the middle for 14 yards (tackle by Quentin Jammer) 7 0 3.84 4.78 16.2
2 3:42 1 10 SDG 12 Dan Kreider up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Donnie Edwards and Steve Foley) 7 0 4.78 4.45 16.7
2 3:03 2 8 SDG 10 Ben Roethlisberger right end for 8 yards (tackle by Donnie Edwards and Luis Castillo) 7 0 4.45 6.74 11.3
2 2:31 1 2 SDG 2 Jerome Bettis right guard for no gain (tackle by Jamal Williams and Igor Olshansky) 7 0 6.74 5.72 13.2
2 2:00 2 2 SDG 2 Ben Roethlisberger left end for -1 yards (tackle by Steve Foley). Ben Roethlisberger fumbles (forced by Steve Foley), recovered by Marvel Smith at SDG-3. Penalty on Steve Foley: Defensive Holding, 1 yards (no play) 7 0 5.72 6.97 10.4
2 1:51 1 1 SDG 1 Jerome Bettis right guard for no gain (tackle by Donnie Edwards and Luis Castillo) 7 0 6.97 5.91 12.4
2 1:41 Timeout #1 by San Diego Chargers 7 0 0 0
2 1:41 2 1 SDG 1 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 1 yard, touchdown 13 0 5.91 7 12.2
2 Jeff Reed kicks extra point good 14 0 0 0 0.0
2 PIT 30 Jeff Reed kicks off 65 yards, returned by Darren Sproles for 48 yards (tackle by Tyrone Carter) 14 0 0 2.46 0.0
2 1:27 1 10 PIT 47 Drew Brees pass complete to LaDainian Tomlinson for 13 yards (tackle by Chris Hope) 14 0 2.46 3.31 17.5
2 0:57 1 10 PIT 34 Drew Brees pass complete to Eric Parker for no gain. Penalty on Kris Dielman: Chop Block, 15 yards (no play) 14 0 3.31 2.32 14.7
2 0:50 1 25 PIT 49 Drew Brees pass complete to Eric Parker for 23 yards (tackle by Chris Hope). Penalty on Chris Hope: Face Mask (15 Yards), 13 yards 14 0 2.32 4.71 21.1
2 0:44 1 10 PIT 13 LaDainian Tomlinson right tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Troy Polamalu) 14 0 4.71 4.39 20.1
2 0:38 Timeout #2 by San Diego Chargers 14 0 0 0
2 0:38 2 8 PIT 11 Drew Brees pass complete to Antonio Gates for 11 yards, touchdown 14 6 4.39 7 25.1
2 Nate Kaeding kicks extra point good 14 7 0 0 0.0
2 SDG 30 Nate Kaeding kicks off 63 yards, returned by Ricardo Colclough for 32 yards (tackle by Stephen Cooper) 14 7 0 1.53 0.0
2 0:26 1 10 PIT 39 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Quincy Morgan 14 7 1.53 0.99 25.0
2 0:21 2 10 PIT 39 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Verron Haynes for 4 yards (tackle by Donnie Edwards) 14 7 0.99 0.83 25.5
2 0:11 Timeout #1 by Pittsburgh Steelers 14 7 0 0
2 0:11 3 6 PIT 43 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Heath Miller 14 7 0.83 -0.52 30.1
2 0:06 4 6 PIT 43 Chris Gardocki punts 39 yards. Penalty on Andre Frazier: Illegal Formation (Declined) 14 7 -0.52 -1.8 28.2
End of Half147-1.80
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail PIT SDG EPB EPA Win%
3rd Quarter
3 PIT 30 Jeff Reed kicks off 66 yards, returned by Darren Sproles for 22 yards (tackle by Matt Kranchick) 14 7 0 0.67 0.0
3 14:53 1 10 SDG 26 LaDainian Tomlinson left end for -2 yards (tackle by Troy Polamalu) 14 7 0.67 -0.14 27.6
3 14:28 2 12 SDG 24 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Keenan McCardell (defended by Deshea Townsend) 14 7 -0.14 -0.82 25.1
3 14:22 3 12 SDG 24 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Antonio Gates 14 7 -0.82 -1.77 21.9
3 14:18 4 12 SDG 24 Mike Scifres punts 50 yards 14 7 -1.77 -0.67 25.5
3 14:05 1 10 PIT 26 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Willie Parker for 14 yards (tackle by Donnie Edwards) 14 7 0.67 1.6 22.3
3 13:22 1 10 PIT 40 Willie Parker left tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Igor Olshansky and Ben Leber) 14 7 1.6 1.19 23.2
3 12:42 2 9 PIT 41 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward 14 7 1.19 0.5 25.2
3 12:38 3 9 PIT 41 Ben Roethlisberger sacked by DeQuincy Scott and Steve Foley for -9 yards 14 7 0.5 -1.24 31.6
3 12:04 4 18 PIT 32 Chris Gardocki punts 41 yards, returned by Darren Sproles for no gain. Penalty on Chidi Iwuoma: Fair Catch Interference, 10 yards 14 7 -1.24 -1.4 31.9
3 11:55 1 10 SDG 37 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Antonio Gates 14 7 1.4 0.86 29.8
3 11:55 2 10 SDG 37 Drew Brees pass complete to Eric Parker for 12 yards (tackle by Troy Polamalu). Penalty on Troy Polamalu: Unnecessary Roughness, 15 yards 14 7 0.86 3.18 39.2
3 11:55 1 10 PIT 36 Drew Brees pass complete to LaDainian Tomlinson for 12 yards (tackle by Ike Taylor) 14 7 3.18 3.97 42.6
3 11:55 1 10 PIT 24 LaDainian Tomlinson left end for 7 yards (tackle by Joey Porter and Troy Polamalu) 14 7 3.97 4.46 44.7
3 11:55 2 3 PIT 17 LaDainian Tomlinson right tackle for 1 yard (tackle by James Harrison and Casey Hampton) 14 7 4.46 3.95 42.5
3 11:55 3 2 PIT 16 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Keenan McCardell (defended by Deshea Townsend) 14 7 3.95 2.5 36.3
3 11:55 4 2 PIT 16 Nate Kaeding 34 yard field goal good 14 10 2.5 3 38.4
3 SDG 30 Nate Kaeding kicks off 63 yards, returned by Ricardo Colclough for 8 yards (tackle by Clinton Hart) 14 10 0 -0.22 0.0
3 9:39 1 10 PIT 15 Willie Parker left tackle for -5 yards (tackle by Jamal Williams and Igor Olshansky) 14 10 -0.22 -1.15 42.6
3 8:54 2 15 PIT 10 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 14 yards (tackle by Quentin Jammer). Penalty on Drayton Florence: Illegal Contact, 5 yards (no play) 14 10 -1.15 -0.22 38.1
3 8:27 1 10 PIT 15 Willie Parker left guard for 4 yards (tackle by Donnie Edwards and Randall Godfrey) 14 10 -0.22 -0.11 37.3
3 7:50 2 6 PIT 19 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward (defended by Shawne Merriman) 14 10 -0.11 -0.88 40.6
3 7:46 3 6 PIT 19 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Heath Miller for 5 yards (tackle by Terrence Kiel) 14 10 -0.88 -1.77 44.8
3 7:00 4 1 PIT 24 Chris Gardocki punts 38 yards, returned by Darren Sproles for 3 yards (tackle by Brett Keisel) 14 10 -1.77 -1.66 44.0
3 6:47 1 10 SDG 41 Drew Brees pass complete to LaDainian Tomlinson for 3 yards (tackle by James Farrior) 14 10 1.66 1.53 43.2
3 6:12 2 7 SDG 44 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Antonio Gates 14 10 1.53 0.83 39.6
3 6:08 3 7 SDG 44 Drew Brees pass complete to Eric Parker for 18 yards (tackle by Joey Porter) 14 10 0.83 3.05 50.5
3 5:29 1 10 PIT 38 Drew Brees pass complete to Antonio Gates for 20 yards (tackle by Larry Foote) 14 10 3.05 4.37 57.0
3 4:50 1 10 PIT 18 LaDainian Tomlinson up the middle for 4 yards (tackle by Troy Polamalu) 14 10 4.37 4.43 57.3
3 4:07 2 6 PIT 14 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Lorenzo Neal 14 10 4.43 3.63 53.1
3 4:02 3 6 PIT 14 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Antonio Gates (defended by Willie J. Williams) 14 10 3.63 2.53 47.3
3 3:54 4 6 PIT 14 Nate Kaeding 32 yard field goal good 14 13 2.53 3 49.7
3 SDG 30 Nate Kaeding kicks off 54 yards, returned by Cedrick Wilson for 16 yards (tackle by Kassim Osgood) 14 13 0 1.07 0.0
3 3:49 1 10 PIT 32 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 20 yards (tackle by Bhawoh Jue) 14 13 1.07 2.39 37.3
3 3:12 1 10 SDG 48 Jerome Bettis left end for 2 yards (tackle by Ben Leber and Randall Godfrey) 14 13 2.39 2.12 38.3
3 2:33 2 8 SDG 46 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 11 yards (tackle by Steve Foley) 14 13 2.12 3.25 32.2
3 2:04 1 10 SDG 35 Willie Parker right tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Randall Godfrey and Jacques Cesaire) 14 13 3.25 3.11 32.5
3 1:22 2 7 SDG 32 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Antwaan Randle El (defended by Quentin Jammer) 14 13 3.11 2.41 35.6
3 1:18 3 7 SDG 32 Ben Roethlisberger sacked by Shaun Phillips for -6 yards 14 13 2.41 0.72 44.9
3 0:39 4 13 SDG 38 Chris Gardocki punts 23 yards, fair catch by Darren Sproles 14 13 0.72 0.22 47.5
3 0:31 1 10 SDG 15 LaDainian Tomlinson left tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Aaron Smith) 14 13 -0.22 -0.58 45.3
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail PIT SDG EPB EPA Win%
4th Quarter
4 15:00 2 9 SDG 16 Drew Brees pass complete to Eric Parker for no gain. Penalty on Mike Goff: Offensive Holding, 8 yards (no play) 14 13 -0.58 -1.29 41.0
4 14:33 2 17 SDG 8 Drew Brees pass complete to LaDainian Tomlinson for 41 yards (tackle by Troy Polamalu) 14 13 -1.29 2.19 61.4
4 13:44 1 10 SDG 49 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Antonio Gates. Penalty on Troy Polamalu: Defensive Pass Interference, 19 yards (no play) 14 13 2.19 3.45 68.7
4 13:38 1 10 PIT 32 LaDainian Tomlinson left end for 2 yards (tackle by Chris Hope) 14 13 3.45 3.17 67.1
4 13:09 2 8 PIT 30 Drew Brees pass complete to LaDainian Tomlinson for -1 yards (tackle by James Harrison) 14 13 3.17 2.34 62.4
4 12:24 50 Timeout #1 by San Diego Chargers 14 13 0 0
4 12:24 3 9 PIT 31 Drew Brees pass complete to Eric Parker for 8 yards (tackle by Ike Taylor) 14 13 2.34 2.08 60.9
4 11:45 4 1 PIT 23 Nate Kaeding 41 yard field goal good 14 16 2.08 3 66.8
4 SDG 30 Nate Kaeding kicks off 69 yards, returned by Quincy Morgan for 37 yards (tackle by Sammy Davis) 14 16 0 1.47 0.0
4 11:33 1 10 PIT 38 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 33 yards (tackle by Quentin Jammer) 14 16 1.47 3.64 42.9
4 11:07 1 10 SDG 29 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 13 yards (tackle by Sammy Davis) 14 16 3.64 4.51 36.8
4 10:34 1 10 SDG 16 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Heath Miller for 16 yards, touchdown 20 16 4.51 7 27.0
4 Jeff Reed kicks extra point good 21 16 0 0 0.0
4 PIT 30 Jeff Reed kicks off 63 yards, returned by Darren Sproles for 31 yards (tackle by Verron Haynes) 21 16 0 1.47 0.0
4 10:22 1 10 SDG 38 Drew Brees pass incomplete 21 16 1.47 0.92 26.3
4 10:19 2 10 SDG 38 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Antonio Gates. Penalty on James Farrior: Illegal Contact, 5 yards (no play) 21 16 0.92 1.8 31.6
4 10:13 1 10 SDG 43 Drew Brees pass complete to Antonio Gates for 11 yards (tackle by Troy Polamalu) 21 16 1.8 2.52 36.2
4 9:37 1 10 PIT 46 21 16 2.52 3.25 53.5
4 9:17 1 5 PIT 41 LaDainian Tomlinson left tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Chris Hope) 21 16 3.25 2.79 37.1
4 8:34 2 4 PIT 40 Drew Brees pass incomplete intended for Eric Parker (defended by Ike Taylor) 21 16 2.79 2.08 31.3
4 8:27 3 4 PIT 40 LaDainian Tomlinson up the middle for 14 yards (tackle by Chris Hope) 21 16 2.08 3.84 44.2
4 7:57 1 10 PIT 26 LaDainian Tomlinson left tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Troy Polamalu) 21 16 3.84 3.84 43.8
4 7:18 2 6 PIT 22 Drew Brees pass complete to Reche Caldwell for 7 yards (tackle by Ike Taylor) 21 16 3.84 4.58 49.5
4 6:35 1 10 PIT 15 Drew Brees up the middle for 7 yards (tackle by Casey Hampton) 21 16 4.58 5.22 54.9
4 5:54 2 3 PIT 8 LaDainian Tomlinson right guard for 2 yards (tackle by James Farrior) 21 16 5.22 4.9 51.8
4 5:17 3 1 PIT 6 LaDainian Tomlinson up the middle for 4 yards (tackle by Chris Hope) 21 16 4.9 6.74 69.1
4 4:45 Timeout #1 by Pittsburgh Steelers 21 16 0 0
4 4:45 1 2 PIT 2 LaDainian Tomlinson up the middle for 2 yards, touchdown 21 22 6.74 7 62.7
4 Two Point Attempt: conversion fails 21 22 0 -1 0.0
4 SDG 30 Nate Kaeding kicks off 61 yards, returned by Cedrick Wilson for 29 yards (tackle by Shaun Phillips) 21 22 0 1.47 0.0
4 4:36 1 10 PIT 38 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Jamal Williams and Igor Olshansky) 21 22 1.47 1.33 48.9
4 3:58 2 7 PIT 41 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Heath Miller for 6 yards (tackle by Terrence Kiel) 21 22 1.33 1.42 47.5
4 3:17 3 1 PIT 47 Jerome Bettis right guard for 2 yards (tackle by Ben Leber and Randall Godfrey) 21 22 1.42 2.19 37.4
4 2:35 1 10 PIT 49 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 4 yards (tackle by Donnie Edwards) 21 22 2.19 2.19 35.4
4 2:02 2 6 SDG 47 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 5 yards (tackle by Randall Godfrey) 21 22 2.19 2.15 33.9
4 1:58 3 1 SDG 42 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 4 yards (tackle by Randall Godfrey) 21 22 2.15 3.05 21.6
4 1:18 1 10 SDG 38 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 9 yards (tackle by Sammy Davis) 21 22 3.05 3.72 9.7
4 1:05 Timeout #2 by Pittsburgh Steelers 21 22 0 0
4 1:05 2 1 SDG 29 Jerome Bettis left tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Donnie Edwards) 21 22 3.72 3.78 7.3
4 0:57 Timeout #2 by San Diego Chargers 21 22 0 0
4 0:57 1 10 SDG 27 Jerome Bettis left tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Randall Godfrey and Sammy Davis) 21 22 3.78 3.5 8.2
4 0:17 2 8 SDG 25 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Donnie Edwards and Randall Godfrey) 21 22 3.5 3.2 1.8
4 0:10 Timeout #3 by Pittsburgh Steelers 21 22 0 0
4 0:10 Timeout #3 by San Diego Chargers 21 22 0 0
4 0:10 3 5 SDG 22 Jeff Reed 40 yard field goal good 24 22 3.2 3 0.9
4 PIT 30 Jeff Reed kicks off 47 yards, returned by Darren Sproles for 28 yards (tackle by Tyrone Carter). Darren Sproles fumbles (forced by Tyrone Carter), recovered by Tyrone Carter at PIT-49 24 22 0 -2.19 0.0
End of Regulation2422-2.190
Scoring plays are highlighted in green and accepted penalties are highlighted in gray, while changes of possession are denoted by a bold line. Expected points before and after are relative to the team possessing the ball at the start of the play (though kickoffs are assumed to be in possession of the receiving team).