Final

Chargers 41

(7-8, 3-5 away)

Buccaneers 24

(9-6, 6-1 home)

Coverage: CBS

1:00 PM ET, December 21, 2008

Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, FL 

1 2 3 4 T
SD 7 13 0 2141
TB 7 3 14 024

Top Performers

Passing: P. Rivers (SD) - 287 YDS, 4 TD

Rushing: L. Tomlinson (SD) - 21 CAR, 90 YDS

Receiving: A. Bryant (TB) - 6 REC, 127 YDS, 1 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERSDTB
TD05:04Brandon Manumaleuna 11 Yd Pass From Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding Kick) 70
TD02:39B.J. Askew 1 Yd Run (Matt Bryant Kick) 77
SECOND QUARTERSDTB
TD13:26Antonio Gates 15 Yd Pass From Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding Kick) 147
FG05:32Nate Kaeding 28 Yd 177
FG00:17Matt Bryant 49 Yd 1710
FG00:00Nate Kaeding 57 Yd 2010
THIRD QUARTERSDTB
TD07:41Jeff Garcia 7 Yd Run (Matt Bryant Kick) 2017
TD05:05Antonio Bryant 71 Yd Pass From Jeff Garcia (Matt Bryant Kick) 2024
FOURTH QUARTERSDTB
TD14:53Antonio Gates 5 Yd Pass From Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding Kick) 2724
TD07:18Darren Sproles 32 Yd Pass From Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding Kick) 3424
TD03:00Antoine Cason 59 Yd Interception Return (Nate Kaeding Kick) 4124

Team Stat Comparison

 
San Diego
Tampa Bay
1st Downs2120
3rd down efficiency
7-136-14
4th down efficiency
0-01-2
Total Yards370342
Yards per play6.45.3
Total Drives21
Passing280231
Comp-Att
21-3121-35
Yards per pass
9.06.6
Interceptions thrown
02
Sacks-Yards Lost
1-72-1
Rushing90111
Rushing Attempts
2627
Yards per rush
3.54.1
Penalties4-252-25
Turnovers03
Fumbles lost
01
Interceptions thrown
02
Possession30:5129:09
SD Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
P. Rivers21/312879.3401-793.5
Team21/312809.0401-7--
TB Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
J. Garcia21/342326.8122-170.8
L. McCown0/100.0000-00.2
Team21/352316.6122-1--
San Diego Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
L. Tomlinson21904.3013
D. Sproles231.502
P. Rivers3-3-1.000
Team26903.5013
Tampa Bay Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
J. Garcia6457.5111
C. Williams8273.4011
W. Dunn9202.205
L. McCown2168.0012
C. Smith122.002
B. Askew111.011
Team271114.1212
San Diego Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
V. Jackson711115.9025
D. Sproles34615.3132
A. Gates44310.8215
L. Naanee22914.5018
C. Chambers22713.5017
L. Tomlinson22010.0022
B. Manumaleuna11111.0111
Team2128713.7432
Tampa Bay Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
A. Bryant612721.2171
I. Hilliard4246.0011
M. Clayton22311.5017
J. Stevens22110.5019
W. Dunn4194.809
C. Smith199.009
B. Askew155.005
J. Galloway144.004
Team2123211.0171
San Diego Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
C. Hart001
Team001
Tampa Bay Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
A. Bryant110
Team110
San Diego Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
A. Cason1591
S. Cooper130
Team2621
Tampa Bay Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
San Diego Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
D. Sproles412731.844
Team412731.844
Tampa Bay Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
C. Smith720529.372
Team720529.372
San Diego Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
D. Sproles24522.543
Team24522.543
Tampa Bay Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
I. Hilliard188.08
C. Smith188.08
Team2168.08
San Diego Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
N. Kaeding2/2100.0575/511
Team2/2100.0575/511
Tampa Bay Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
M. Bryant1/1100.0493/36
Team1/1100.0493/36
San Diego Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
M. Scifres417844.52156
Team417844.52156
Tampa Bay Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
J. Bidwell313143.70158
Team313143.70158
Attendance: 64,778