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San Diego Chargers 29 at Denver Broncos 24

Sunday, October 9, 2011
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San Diego Chargers (8-8-0)6170629
Denver Broncos (8-8-0)7301424

Game Info
Stadium Sports Authority Field at Mile High
Start Time 2:16pm
Surface grass
Duration 3:14
Attendance 74,895
Weather 52 degrees, relative humidity 45%, wind 6 mph, wind chill 0
Vegas Line San Diego Chargers -3.5
Over/Under 46.5 (over)
Officials
Referee Gene Steratore
Umpire Bill Schuster
Head Linesman Wayne Mackie
Field Judge Bob Waggoner
Back Judge Dino Paganelli
Side Judge Mike Weatherford
Line Judge Ron Marinucci

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

Starting Lineups

Pass Targets

San Diego Chargers
Deep Left (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Middle (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Right (0/0, 0 yards)
Short Left (0/0, 0 yards)Short Middle (0/0, 0 yards)Short Right (0/0, 0 yards)
Denver Broncos
Deep Left (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Middle (0/0, 0 yards)Deep Right (0/0, 0 yards)
Short Left (0/0, 0 yards)Short Middle (0/0, 0 yards)Short Right (0/0, 0 yards)

Rushing

San Diego Chargers
LE (0 rushes, 0 yards)LT (0 rushes, 0 yards)LG (0 rushes, 0 yards)
MD (0 rushes, 0 yards)
RG (0 rushes, 0 yards)RT (0 rushes, 0 yards)RE (0 rushes, 0 yards)
Denver Broncos
LE (0 rushes, 0 yards)LT (0 rushes, 0 yards)LG (0 rushes, 0 yards)
MD (0 rushes, 0 yards)
RG (0 rushes, 0 yards)RT (0 rushes, 0 yards)RE (0 rushes, 0 yards)

Pass Tackles

San Diego Chargers
Deep LeftDeep MiddleDeep Right
Short LeftShort MiddleShort Right
Denver Broncos
Deep LeftDeep MiddleDeep Right
Short LeftShort MiddleShort Right

Rush Tackles

San Diego Chargers
LELTLG
MD
RGRTRE
Denver Broncos
LELTLG
MD
RGRTRE

San Diego Chargers Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 13:31 SDG 48 9 4:54 46 Field Goal
2 6:44 SDG 46 2 0:46 2 Interception
3 5:58 SDG 20 10 5:13 66 Field Goal
4 11:10 SDG 20 7 3:51 80 Touchdown
5 5:29 SDG 34 8 3:42 56 Field Goal
6 1:02 SDG 46 5 0:49 54 Touchdown
7 15:00 SDG 20 9 6:06 14 Punt
8 6:59 SDG 20 6 3:03 29 Punt
9 2:48 SDG 37 9 4:13 30 Field Goal
10 11:33 SDG 10 4 2:39 10 Punt
11 6:35 SDG 20 4 1:57 11 Fumble
12 3:19 SDG 20 9 2:55 63 Field Goal

Denver Broncos Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 15:00 DEN 20 3 1:29 7 Punt
2 8:37 DEN 20 4 1:53 33 Interception
3 0:45 DEN 20 11 4:35 63 Field Goal
4 7:19 DEN 23 3 1:50 1 Punt
5 1:47 DEN 20 3 0:45 -4 Punt
6 0:13 DEN 20 1 0:13 -1 End of Half
7 8:54 DEN 31 3 1:55 2 Punt
8 3:56 DEN 7 3 1:08 3 Punt
9 13:35 DEN 20 5 2:02 18 Punt
10 8:54 DEN 49 4 2:19 51 Touchdown
11 4:38 SDG 41 3 1:19 41 Touchdown
12 0:24 DEN 20 4 0:24 51 End of Game

Full Play-By-Play

Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail SDG DEN EPB EPA Win%
1st Quarter
1 SDG 35 Nick Novak kicks off 65 yards, touchback 0 0 0 0.28 0.0
1 15:00 1 10 DEN 20 Willis McGahee up the middle for 4 yards (tackle by Takeo Spikes) 0 0 0.28 0.27 40.5
1 14:28 2 6 DEN 24 Willis McGahee left guard for 3 yards (tackle by Donald Butler) 0 0 0.27 -0.03 39.7
1 13:49 3 3 DEN 27 Kyle Orton pass incomplete short left intended for Eric Decker (defended by Dante Hughes) 0 0 -0.03 -1.57 35.4
1 13:44 4 3 DEN 27 Britton Colquitt punts 54 yards, returned by Patrick Crayton for 29 yards (tackle by Lance Ball) 0 0 -1.57 -2.13 33.8
1 13:31 1 10 SDG 48 Ryan Mathews right tackle for 6 yards (tackle by Kevin Vickerson) 0 0 2.13 2.39 33.1
1 12:54 2 4 DEN 46 Ryan Mathews left end for 10 yards (tackle by Champ Bailey) 0 0 2.39 3.18 31.0
1 12:14 1 10 DEN 36 Ryan Mathews right tackle for 5 yards (tackle by D.J. Williams) 0 0 3.18 3.31 30.7
1 11:32 2 5 DEN 31 Philip Rivers pass incomplete deep middle intended for Vincent Jackson 0 0 3.31 2.61 32.6
1 11:26 3 5 DEN 31 Philip Rivers pass complete short middle to Mike Tolbert for 17 yards (tackle by Cassius Vaughn) 0 0 2.61 4.65 27.1
1 10:43 1 10 DEN 14 Mike Tolbert up the middle for 5 yards (tackle by D.J. Williams) 0 0 4.65 4.9 26.5
1 10:08 2 5 DEN 9 Ryan Mathews right end for 1 yard (tackle by Elvis Dumervil) 0 0 4.9 4.28 28.1
1 9:23 3 4 DEN 8 Philip Rivers pass complete short right to Mike Tolbert for 2 yards (tackle by Wesley Woodyard) 0 0 4.28 3.01 31.5
1 8:41 4 2 DEN 6 Nick Novak 24 yard field goal good 3 0 3.01 3 31.5
1 SDG 35 Nick Novak kicks off 65 yards, touchback 3 0 0 0.28 0.0
1 8:37 1 10 DEN 20 Willis McGahee right tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Vaughn Martin) 3 0 0.28 0 31.5
1 7:59 2 8 DEN 22 Kyle Orton pass complete short right to Knowshon Moreno for 6 yards (tackle by Shaun Phillips) 3 0 0 0.1 31.8
1 7:29 3 2 DEN 28 Willis McGahee right tackle for 25 yards (tackle by Eric Weddle) 3 0 0.1 2.46 38.7
1 6:54 1 10 SDG 47 Kyle Orton pass incomplete short right intended for Daniel Fells is intercepted by Donald Butler at SDG-44 and returned for 2 yards (tackle by Daniel Fells) 3 0 2.46 -1.99 26.1
1 6:44 1 10 SDG 46 Ryan Mathews up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Marcus Thomas) 3 0 1.99 1.72 26.8
1 6:10 2 8 SDG 48 Philip Rivers pass incomplete short right intended for Patrick Crayton is intercepted by Cassius Vaughn at DEN-45 and returned for 55 yards, touchdown 3 6 1.72 -7 50.0
1 Matt Prater kicks extra point good 3 7 0 0 0.0
1 DEN 35 Matt Prater kicks off 65 yards, touchback 3 7 0 0.28 0.0
1 5:58 1 10 SDG 20 Ryan Mathews up the middle for no gain (tackle by Joe Mays) 3 7 0.28 -0.27 54.2
1 5:17 2 10 SDG 20 Philip Rivers pass complete short left to Vincent Jackson for 11 yards (tackle by Andre' Goodman) 3 7 -0.27 1 50.2
1 4:42 1 10 SDG 31 Ryan Mathews left tackle for 36 yards (tackle by Jason Hunter) 3 7 1 3.38 42.6
1 4:07 1 10 DEN 33 Mike Tolbert right end for 4 yards (tackle by D.J. Williams) 3 7 3.38 3.38 42.7
1 3:26 2 6 DEN 29 Philip Rivers pass complete short middle to Ryan Mathews for 7 yards (tackle by Wesley Woodyard) 3 7 3.38 4.11 40.4
1 2:48 1 10 DEN 22 Mike Tolbert left tackle for 13 yards (tackle by Champ Bailey and Rahim Moore) 3 7 4.11 5.14 37.2
1 2:11 1 9 DEN 9 Mike Tolbert up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by D.J. Williams and Mario Haggan) 3 7 5.14 4.76 38.4
1 1:28 Timeout #1 by Denver Broncos 3 7 0 0
1 1:28 2 7 DEN 7 Philip Rivers sacked by Ryan McBean for -7 yards 3 7 4.76 3 44.3
1 0:53 3 14 DEN 14 Philip Rivers pass incomplete short middle intended for Randy McMichael (defended by Brian Dawkins) 3 7 3 2.51 46.0
1 0:49 4 14 DEN 14 Nick Novak 32 yard field goal good 6 7 2.51 3 44.3
1 SDG 35 Nick Novak kicks off 65 yards, touchback 6 7 0 0.28 0.0
1 0:45 1 10 DEN 20 Willis McGahee right tackle for 17 yards (tackle by Quentin Jammer) 6 7 0.28 1.4 49.1
1 0:05 1 10 DEN 37 Kyle Orton pass complete short left to Dante Rosario for 10 yards (tackle by Antoine Cason) 6 7 1.4 2.06 51.5
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail SDG DEN EPB EPA Win%
2nd Quarter
2 15:00 1 10 DEN 47 Tim Tebow left tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Donald Butler) 6 7 2.06 1.79 50.6
2 14:22 2 8 DEN 49 Kyle Orton pass incomplete short left intended for Willis McGahee 6 7 1.79 1.09 48.3
2 14:16 3 8 DEN 49 Kyle Orton pass complete short left to Daniel Fells for 8 yards (tackle by Antoine Cason). Penalty on Shaun Phillips: Defensive Offside (Declined) 6 7 1.09 2.72 53.9
2 13:55 1 10 SDG 43 Willis McGahee right tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Quentin Jammer) 6 7 2.72 2.72 54.0
2 13:23 2 6 SDG 39 Willis McGahee right guard for 16 yards (tackle by Donald Butler) 6 7 2.72 4.04 58.7
2 12:42 1 10 SDG 23 Willis McGahee left guard for no gain (tackle by Ogemdi Nwagbuo and Cam Thomas) 6 7 4.04 3.5 57.0
2 12:00 2 10 SDG 23 Kyle Orton pass incomplete short left intended for Brandon Lloyd (defended by Antoine Cason) 6 7 3.5 2.81 54.8
2 11:55 3 10 SDG 23 Kyle Orton pass complete short left to Knowshon Moreno for 6 yards (tackle by Eric Weddle) 6 7 2.81 2.39 53.3
2 11:14 4 4 SDG 17 Matt Prater 35 yard field goal good 6 10 2.39 3 55.7
2 DEN 35 Matt Prater kicks off 65 yards, touchback 6 10 0 0.28 0.0
2 11:10 1 10 SDG 20 Philip Rivers pass complete short right to Mike Tolbert for 6 yards (tackle by Joe Mays) 6 10 0.28 0.54 53.8
2 10:25 2 4 SDG 26 Philip Rivers pass complete short right to Kory Sperry for 32 yards (tackle by Von Miller). Penalty on Robert Ayers: Roughing the Passer, 15 yards 6 10 0.54 3.78 42.3
2 9:59 1 10 DEN 27 Jacob Hester left tackle for 7 yards (tackle by Joe Mays) 6 10 3.78 4.18 41.0
2 9:21 2 3 DEN 20 Jacob Hester left tackle for 16 yards (tackle by Quinton Carter). Penalty on Elvis Dumervil: Unnecessary Roughness (Offsetting), Penalty on Marcus McNeill: Unnecessary Roughness (Offsetting) 6 10 4.18 6.28 33.7
2 8:55 1 4 DEN 4 Jacob Hester up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Robert Ayers and Marcus Thomas) 6 10 6.28 5.72 35.6
2 8:10 2 2 DEN 2 Mike Tolbert up the middle for no gain (tackle by D.J. Williams) 6 10 5.72 4.95 38.4
2 7:24 3 2 DEN 2 Philip Rivers up the middle for 2 yards, touchdown 12 10 4.95 7 34.7
2 Nick Novak kicks extra point good 13 10 0 0 0.0
2 SDG 35 Nick Novak kicks off 70 yards, returned by Quan Cosby for 28 yards (tackle by Andrew Gachkar) 13 10 0 0.48 0.0
2 7:13 1 10 DEN 23 Kyle Orton pass incomplete. Penalty on Ryan Clady: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 13 10 0.48 -0.59 29.3
2 7:04 1 20 DEN 13 Willis McGahee left tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Larry English) 13 10 -0.59 -1.15 27.5
2 6:26 2 17 DEN 16 Kyle Orton pass incomplete deep left intended for Eric Decker 13 10 -1.15 -1.96 25.0
2 6:19 3 17 DEN 16 Kyle Orton pass complete short right to Daniel Fells for 8 yards (tackle by Shaun Phillips) 13 10 -1.96 -1.77 25.5
2 5:40 4 9 DEN 24 Britton Colquitt punts 55 yards, returned by Patrick Crayton for 13 yards (tackle by Virgil Green) 13 10 -1.77 -1.2 27.3
2 5:29 1 10 SDG 34 Philip Rivers pass complete deep left to Malcom Floyd for 20 yards (tackle by Andre' Goodman) 13 10 1.2 2.52 23.2
2 4:54 1 10 DEN 46 Ryan Mathews up the middle for 17 yards (tackle by Elvis Dumervil) 13 10 2.52 3.64 19.9
2 4:15 1 10 DEN 29 Ryan Mathews up the middle for -5 yards (tackle by Joe Mays) 13 10 3.64 2.42 23.3
2 3:34 Timeout #1 by San Diego Chargers 13 10 0 0
2 3:34 2 15 DEN 34 Philip Rivers pass complete short right to Jacob Hester for 9 yards (tackle by Andre' Goodman) 13 10 2.42 2.94 21.6
2 2:50 3 6 DEN 25 Philip Rivers pass incomplete short left intended for Randy McMichael. Penalty on Quinton Carter: Unnecessary Roughness, 13 yards (no play) 13 10 2.94 4.78 16.5
2 2:44 1 10 DEN 12 Jacob Hester right tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Ryan McBean and Wesley Woodyard) 13 10 4.78 4.45 17.3
2 2:04 2 8 DEN 10 Philip Rivers pass incomplete short left intended for Malcom Floyd 13 10 4.45 3.48 19.8
2 1:58 3 8 DEN 10 Philip Rivers pass incomplete short right intended for Randy McMichael 13 10 3.48 2.76 21.9
2 1:51 4 8 DEN 10 Nick Novak 28 yard field goal good 16 10 2.76 3 21.2
2 SDG 35 Nick Novak kicks off 65 yards, touchback 16 10 0 0.28 0.0
2 1:47 1 10 DEN 20 Kyle Orton pass complete short left to Eric Decker for -4 yards (tackle by Dante Hughes) 16 10 0.28 -0.94 18.5
2 1:27 2 14 DEN 16 Kyle Orton pass incomplete short right intended for Brandon Lloyd (defended by Eric Weddle) 16 10 -0.94 -1.69 16.4
2 1:20 3 14 DEN 16 Kyle Orton pass incomplete deep right intended for Matt Willis (defended by Quentin Jammer) 16 10 -1.69 -2.39 14.7
2 1:15 4 14 DEN 16 Britton Colquitt punts 50 yards, returned by Patrick Crayton for 12 yards (tackle by Lance Ball) 16 10 -2.39 -1.99 15.6
2 1:02 1 10 SDG 46 Philip Rivers pass complete short middle to Randy McMichael for 6 yards (tackle by Wesley Woodyard) 16 10 1.99 2.26 14.9
2 0:41 2 4 DEN 48 Ryan Mathews left guard for 3 yards (tackle by D.J. Williams) 16 10 2.26 1.95 15.6
2 0:34 Timeout #2 by San Diego Chargers 16 10 0 0
2 0:34 3 1 DEN 45 Ryan Mathews right guard for 3 yards (tackle by Wesley Woodyard) 16 10 1.95 2.79 13.6
2 0:20 1 10 DEN 42 Philip Rivers spiked the ball 16 10 2.79 2.24 14.8
2 0:20 2 10 DEN 42 Philip Rivers pass complete deep right to Malcom Floyd for 42 yards, touchdown 22 10 2.24 7 7.5
2 Nick Novak kicks extra point good 23 10 0 0 0.0
2 SDG 35 Nick Novak kicks off 65 yards, touchback 23 10 0 0.28 0.0
2 0:12 1 10 DEN 20 Kyle Orton kneels for -1 yards 23 10 0.28 -0.46 6.1
End of Half2310-0.460
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail SDG DEN EPB EPA Win%
3rd Quarter
3 DEN 35 Matt Prater kicks off 65 yards, touchback 23 10 0 0.28 0.0
3 15:00 1 10 SDG 20 Ryan Mathews up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Rahim Moore) 23 10 0.28 0 6.1
3 14:26 2 8 SDG 22 Philip Rivers up the middle for 6 yards (tackle by D.J. Williams) 23 10 0 0.1 5.8
3 13:42 3 2 SDG 28 Philip Rivers pass complete short left to Patrick Crayton for 10 yards (tackle by Cassius Vaughn) 23 10 0.1 1.47 4.2
3 13:04 1 10 SDG 38 Philip Rivers pass complete short right to Randy McMichael for 7 yards (tackle by Quinton Carter) 23 10 1.47 1.87 3.7
3 12:19 2 3 SDG 45 Ryan Mathews up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Robert Ayers) 23 10 1.87 1.42 3.9
3 11:33 3 1 SDG 47 Ryan Mathews right guard for 2 yards (tackle by Marcus Thomas) 23 10 1.42 2.19 3.1
3 10:55 1 10 SDG 49 Philip Rivers sacked by D.J. Williams for -8 yards 23 10 2.19 0.57 4.4
3 10:21 2 18 SDG 41 Philip Rivers sacked for -17 yards. Philip Rivers fumbles, recovered by Philip Rivers at SDG-24 23 10 0.57 -2.34 8.3
3 9:40 3 35 SDG 24 Jacob Hester up the middle for 10 yards (tackle by Elvis Dumervil and D.J. Williams) 23 10 -2.34 -1.11 6.1
3 9:07 4 25 SDG 34 Mike Scifres punts 57 yards, returned by Quan Cosby for 22 yards (tackle by Randy McMichael) 23 10 -1.11 -1 5.8
3 8:54 1 10 DEN 31 Willis McGahee left guard for 5 yards (tackle by Takeo Spikes) 23 10 1 1.14 6.0
3 8:21 2 5 DEN 36 Willis McGahee right guard for -3 yards (tackle by Shaun Phillips) 23 10 1.14 0.04 4.4
3 7:45 3 8 DEN 33 Tim Tebow pass complete short right to Eric Decker for no gain 23 10 0.04 -1.18 3.1
3 7:13 4 8 DEN 33 Britton Colquitt punts 60 yards, returned by Patrick Crayton for 13 yards (tackle by Dante Rosario) 23 10 -1.18 -0.28 3.8
3 6:59 1 10 SDG 20 Ryan Mathews right tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Quinton Carter) 23 10 0.28 0 4.0
3 6:21 2 8 SDG 22 Ryan Mathews right tackle for 11 yards (tackle by Champ Bailey) 23 10 0 1.14 2.8
3 5:48 1 10 SDG 33 Philip Rivers pass complete short right to Vincent Jackson for 14 yards (tackle by Champ Bailey) 23 10 1.14 2.06 2.0
3 5:10 1 10 SDG 47 Ryan Mathews right tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Joe Mays) 23 10 2.06 1.79 2.1
3 4:24 2 8 SDG 49 Philip Rivers pass incomplete short right intended for Vincent Jackson 23 10 1.79 1.09 2.4
3 4:17 3 8 SDG 49 Philip Rivers pass incomplete short middle intended for Malcom Floyd (defended by Cassius Vaughn) 23 10 1.09 -0.13 3.4
3 4:04 4 8 SDG 49 Mike Scifres punts 44 yards, fair catch by Quan Cosby 23 10 -0.13 0.38 2.8
3 3:56 1 10 DEN 7 Willis McGahee right guard for 3 yards (tackle by Antonio Garay) 23 10 -0.38 -0.56 2.6
3 3:23 2 7 DEN 10 Tim Tebow pass incomplete deep left intended for Brandon Lloyd 23 10 -0.56 -1.07 2.1
3 3:15 3 7 DEN 10 Tim Tebow pass incomplete deep middle intended for Eric Decker 23 10 -1.07 -2.49 1.3
3 3:02 4 7 DEN 10 Britton Colquitt punts 51 yards, returned by Patrick Crayton for -2 yards (tackle by Cassius Vaughn) 23 10 -2.49 -1.4 1.8
3 2:48 1 10 SDG 37 Ryan Mathews up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Joe Mays) 23 10 1.4 0.99 2.0
3 2:14 2 9 SDG 38 Ryan Mathews up the middle for no gain (tackle by Derrick Harvey and Robert Ayers) 23 10 0.99 0.3 2.4
3 1:28 3 9 SDG 38 Philip Rivers pass complete short middle to Randy McMichael for 12 yards (tackle by Wesley Woodyard) 23 10 0.3 2.26 1.1
3 0:48 1 10 DEN 50 Ryan Mathews right tackle for 6 yards (tackle by Champ Bailey) 23 10 2.26 2.52 0.9
3 0:32 2 4 DEN 44 Philip Rivers pass complete short right to Jacob Hester for 4 yards (tackle by Quinton Carter) 23 10 2.52 2.92 0.7
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail SDG DEN EPB EPA Win%
4th Quarter
4 15:00 1 10 DEN 40 Ryan Mathews left tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Joe Mays) 23 10 2.92 2.78 0.7
4 14:25 2 7 DEN 37 Ryan Mathews left end for 4 yards (tackle by Jason Hunter) 23 10 2.78 2.61 0.6
4 13:45 3 3 DEN 33 Philip Rivers pass incomplete short left intended for Vincent Jackson (defended by Champ Bailey) 23 10 2.61 1.19 1.0
4 13:40 4 3 DEN 33 Nick Novak 51 yard field goal good 26 10 1.19 3 0.5
4 SDG 35 Nick Novak kicks off 65 yards, touchback 26 10 0 0.28 0.0
4 13:35 1 10 DEN 20 Tim Tebow pass incomplete short left intended for Dante Rosario 26 10 0.28 -0.27 0.4
4 13:29 2 10 DEN 20 Willis McGahee up the middle for 12 yards (tackle by Dante Hughes) 26 10 -0.27 1.07 0.7
4 13:03 1 10 DEN 32 Willis McGahee up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Travis LaBoy) 26 10 1.07 0.66 0.5
4 12:32 2 9 DEN 33 Tim Tebow up the middle for 5 yards (tackle by Takeo Spikes and Larry English) 26 10 0.66 0.63 0.5
4 11:49 3 4 DEN 38 Tim Tebow pass incomplete short left intended for Matt Willis 26 10 0.63 -0.85 0.2
4 11:42 4 4 DEN 38 Britton Colquitt punts 52 yards 26 10 -0.85 0.38 0.3
4 11:33 1 10 SDG 10 Ryan Mathews right guard for 11 yards (tackle by Andre' Goodman) 26 10 -0.38 0.34 0.2
4 10:54 1 10 SDG 21 Ryan Mathews right guard for 1 yard (tackle by Joe Mays) 26 10 0.34 -0.07 0.2
4 10:13 2 9 SDG 22 Philip Rivers pass complete short left to Randy McMichael for 4 yards (tackle by Wesley Woodyard) 26 10 -0.07 -0.23 0.2
4 9:30 3 5 SDG 26 Philip Rivers sacked by Von Miller for -6 yards 26 10 -0.23 -2.03 0.3
4 9:06 4 11 SDG 20 Mike Scifres punts 46 yards, returned by Quan Cosby for 15 yards (tackle by Randy McMichael) 26 10 -2.03 -2.19 0.3
4 8:54 1 10 DEN 49 Willis McGahee left guard for 28 yards (tackle by Antoine Cason) 26 10 2.19 4.04 0.8
4 8:05 1 10 SDG 23 Tim Tebow left end for 11 yards (tackle by Antoine Cason) 26 10 4.04 4.78 0.9
4 7:22 1 10 SDG 12 Tim Tebow up the middle for no gain (tackle by Antonio Garay) 26 10 4.78 4.1 0.5
4 6:41 2 10 SDG 12 Tim Tebow left guard for 12 yards, touchdown 26 16 4.1 7 1.1
4 Two Point Attempt: Willis McGahee up the middle, conversion succeeds 26 18 0 1 0.0
4 DEN 35 Matt Prater kicks off 65 yards, touchback 26 18 0 0.28 0.0
4 6:35 1 10 SDG 20 Philip Rivers pass complete short right to Vincent Jackson for 9 yards (tackle by Cassius Vaughn) 26 18 0.28 0.95 1.9
4 5:56 2 1 SDG 29 Jacob Hester up the middle for no gain (tackle by Marcus Thomas) 26 18 0.95 0.23 2.2
4 5:27 3 1 SDG 29 Philip Rivers up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Marcus Thomas) 26 18 0.23 1 1.1
4 4:45 1 10 SDG 31 Philip Rivers sacked by Robert Ayers for 0 yards. Philip Rivers fumbles (forced by Robert Ayers), recovered by Andre' Goodman at SDG-41 (tackle by Patrick Crayton) 26 18 1 -2.85 7.8
4 4:38 1 10 SDG 41 Tim Tebow right tackle for 8 yards (tackle by Donald Butler) 26 18 2.85 3.39 9.8
4 4:04 2 2 SDG 33 Willis McGahee up the middle for 5 yards (tackle by Takeo Spikes) 26 18 3.39 3.71 10.0
4 3:30 1 10 SDG 28 Tim Tebow pass complete short right to Knowshon Moreno for 28 yards, touchdown 26 24 3.71 7 25.1
4 3:19 Timeout #1 by Denver Broncos 26 24 0 0
4 Two Point Attempt: Tim Tebow pass incomplete intended for Brandon Lloyd, conversion fails 26 24 0 -1 0.0
4 DEN 35 Matt Prater kicks off 65 yards, touchback 26 24 0 0.28 0.0
4 3:19 1 10 SDG 20 Philip Rivers pass incomplete deep right intended for Malcom Floyd 26 24 0.28 -0.27 27.4
4 3:14 2 10 SDG 20 Philip Rivers pass incomplete short left intended for Malcom Floyd (defended by Andre' Goodman) 26 24 -0.27 -0.96 34.9
4 3:10 3 10 SDG 20 Philip Rivers pass complete deep left to Malcom Floyd for 38 yards (tackle by Quinton Carter) 26 24 -0.96 2.79 5.6
4 2:51 Timeout #2 by Denver Broncos 26 24 0 0
4 2:51 1 10 DEN 42 Jacob Hester left guard for 2 yards (tackle by Marcus Thomas) 26 24 2.79 2.51 5.8
4 2:46 Timeout #3 by Denver Broncos 26 24 0 0
4 2:46 2 8 DEN 40 Jacob Hester left end for 3 yards (tackle by Mario Haggan). Penalty on D.J. Williams: Unnecessary Roughness, 15 yards 26 24 2.51 4.11 1.6
4 2:36 1 10 DEN 22 Jacob Hester left end for no gain (tackle by Rahim Moore and Joe Mays) 26 24 4.11 3.56 2.2
4 2:00 2 10 DEN 22 Jacob Hester up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Marcus Thomas) 26 24 3.56 3.26 1.6
4 1:13 3 7 DEN 19 Jacob Hester left tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Marcus Thomas and Ryan McBean) 26 24 3.26 2.36 1.3
4 0:28 Timeout #1 by San Diego Chargers 26 24 0 0
4 0:28 4 5 DEN 17 Nick Novak 35 yard field goal good 29 24 2.36 3 0.0
4 SDG 35 Nick Novak kicks off 65 yards, touchback 29 24 0 0.28 0.0
4 0:24 1 10 DEN 20 Tim Tebow pass complete deep right to Brandon Lloyd for 20 yards 29 24 0.28 1.6 0.2
4 0:19 1 10 DEN 40 Tim Tebow pass complete deep right to Daniel Fells for 31 yards (tackle by Takeo Spikes) 29 24 1.6 3.64 10.6
4 0:02 1 10 SDG 29 Tim Tebow spiked the ball 29 24 3.64 3.1 0.0
4 0:01 Timeout #2 by San Diego Chargers 29 24 0 0
4 0:01 2 10 SDG 29 Tim Tebow pass incomplete deep right intended for Matt Willis 29 24 3.1 2.41 0.0
End of Regulation29242.410
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).