Final

Dolphins 23

(6-7, 3-4 away)

Chargers 21

(8-5, 4-3 home)

4:15 PM ET, December 11, 2005

Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, CA 

1 2 3 4 T
MIA 0 3 17 323
SD 7 0 0 1421

Top Performers

Passing: D. Brees (SD) - 279 YDS, 2 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: L. Tomlinson (SD) - 21 CAR, 75 YDS

Receiving: A. Gates (SD) - 13 REC, 123 YDS, 1 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERMIASD
TD12:20Keenan Mccardell 8 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Nate Kaeding Kick)
Drive: 15 plays, 62 yds, 7:44
07
SECOND QUARTERMIASD
FG11:21Olindo Mare 29 Yd
Drive: 9 plays, 57 yds, 3:59
37
THIRD QUARTERMIASD
FG3:17Olindo Mare 39 Yd
Drive: 8 plays, 53 yds, 3:13
67
TD4:25Chris Chambers 8 Yd Pass From Gus Frerotte (Olindo Mare Kick)
Drive: 3 plays, 24 yds, 1:01
137
TD11:34Chris Chambers 35 Yd Pass From Gus Frerotte (Olindo Mare Kick)
Drive: 6 plays, 87 yds, 2:51
207
FOURTH QUARTERMIASD
TD4:26Drew Brees 5 Yd Run (Nate Kaeding Kick)
Drive: 13 plays, 73 yds, 7:52
2014
FG13:49Olindo Mare 20 Yd
Drive: 7 plays, 21 yds, 1:20
2314
TD14:45Antonio Gates 8 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Nate Kaeding Kick)
Drive: 8 plays, 56 yds, :56
2321

Team Stat Comparison

 
Miami
San Diego
1st Downs1427
3rd down efficiency
2-1011-19
4th down efficiency
0-03-4
Total Yards300341
Yards per play6.34.2
Total Drives32
Passing229245
Comp-Att
14-2235-52
Yards per pass
10.44.7
Interceptions thrown
01
Sacks-Yards Lost
0-03-34
Rushing7196
Rushing Attempts
2627
Yards per rush
2.73.6
Penalties3-127-49
Turnovers23
Fumbles lost
22
Interceptions thrown
01
Possession19:4340:17
MIA Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKS
G. Frerotte14/2222910.4200-0
Team14/2222910.4200-0
SD Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKS
D. Brees35/522795.4213-34
Team35/522454.7213-34
Miami Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
R. Brown11302.709
R. Williams11282.507
G. Frerotte4133.3014
Team26712.7014
San Diego Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
L. Tomlinson21753.6016
D. Brees3113.715
L. Neal263.005
M. Turner144.004
Team27963.6116
Miami Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
C. Chambers812115.1235
M. Booker37826.0056
L. Diamond11818.0018
R. McMichael2126.008
Team1422916.4256
San Diego Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
A. Gates131239.5125
K. McCardell7588.3112
E. Parker4379.3016
R. Caldwell4297.3010
L. Neal5214.207
J. Peelle11111.0011
L. Tomlinson100.000
Team352798.0225
Miami Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
R. Brown110
R. Williams110
K. Carter001
O. Mare001
Team222
San Diego Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
D. Brees110
D. Sproles110
R. Godfrey001
C. Hart001
Team222
Miami Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Z. Thomas100
Team100
San Diego Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
Miami Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
W. Welker39030.043
R. McMichael100.00
Team49022.543
San Diego Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
D. Sproles614524.231
Team614524.231
Miami Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
Team000.00
San Diego Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
D. Sproles210.51
Team210.51
Miami Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
O. Mare3/3100.0392/211
Team3/3100.0392/211
San Diego Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
N. Kaeding0/00.0--3/33
Team0/00.0--3/33
Miami Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
D. Jones312541.71045
Team312541.71045
San Diego Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
M. Scifres413934.81355
Team413934.81355
Attendance: 65,026