Chargers-Saints Stats

Updated: October 7, 2012, 11:53 PM ET
Associated Press

San Diego 7 10 7 0-24

New Orleans 7 7 7 10-31

First Quarter

SD-Meachem 15 pass from Rivers (Novak kick), 6:56.

NO-Henderson 40 pass from Brees (Hartley kick), 2:58.

Second Quarter

SD-FG Novak 20, 9:58.

NO-Colston 19 pass from Brees (Hartley kick), 7:19.

SD-Meachem 44 pass from Rivers (Novak kick), :36.

Third Quarter

SD-Mathews 13 run (Novak kick), 12:27.

NO-Colston 16 pass from Brees (Hartley kick), :11.

Fourth Quarter

NO-Colston 5 pass from Brees (Hartley kick), 8:50.

NO-FG Hartley 26, 2:56.

A-73,109.

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SD NO

First downs 27 21

Total Net Yards 427 404

Rushes-yards 18-117 21-53

Passing 310 351

Punt Returns 2-16 2-2

Kickoff Returns 5-127 2-49

Interceptions Ret. 1-9 1-41

Comp-Att-Int 27-42-1 29-45-1

Sacked-Yards Lost 5-44 3-19

Punts 4-45.5 4-51.8

Fumbles-Lost 1-1 2-0

Penalties-Yards 7-56 10-99

Time of Possession 30:34 29:26

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INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING-San Diego, Mathews 12-80, Brown 2-27, Battle 4-10. New Orleans, P.Thomas 9-30, Ingram 5-16, Sproles 5-9, Brees 2-(minus 2).

PASSING-San Diego, Rivers 27-42-1-354. New Orleans, Brees 29-45-1-370.

RECEIVING-San Diego, Mathews 6-59, Floyd 5-108, Brown 5-47, Meachem 3-67, Gates 3-19, Royal 2-31, Battle 2-7, Rosario 1-16. New Orleans, Colston 9-131, Henderson 8-123, Sproles 5-28, Camarillo 4-44, P.Thomas 2-40, J.Graham 1-4.

MISSED FIELD GOALS-San Diego, Novak 55 (WL).


Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press

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