Final

Chargers 24

(3-2, 2-1 away)

Saints 31

(1-4, 1-2 home)

Coverage: NBC

8:20 PM ET, October 7, 2012

Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, LA 

1 2 3 4 T
SD 7 10 7 024
NO 7 7 7 1031

Top Performers

Passing: D. Brees (NO) - 370 YDS, 4 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: R. Mathews (SD) - 12 CAR, 80 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: M. Colston (NO) - 9 REC, 131 YDS, 3 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERSDNO
sdTD06:56Robert Meachem 15 Yd Pass From Philip Rivers (Nick Novak Kick) 70
noTD02:58Devery Henderson 40 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley Kick) 77
SECOND QUARTERSDNO
sdFG09:58Nick Novak 20 Yd 107
noTD07:19Marques Colston 19 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley Kick) 1014
sdTD00:36Robert Meachem 44 Yd Pass From Philip Rivers (Nick Novak Kick) 1714
THIRD QUARTERSDNO
sdTD12:27Ryan Mathews 13 Yd Run (Nick Novak Kick) 2414
noTD00:11Marques Colston 16 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley Kick) 2421
FOURTH QUARTERSDNO
noTD08:50Marques Colston 5 Yd Pass From Drew Brees (Garrett Hartley Kick) 2428
noFG02:56Garrett Hartley 26 Yd 2431

Team Stat Comparison

 
SD
NO
1st Downs2721
Passing 1st downs
1819
Rushing 1st downs
61
1st downs from Penalties
31
3rd down efficiency
4-129-16
4th down efficiency
0-00-1
Total Plays6569
Total Yards427404
Yards per play6.65.9
Total Drives1112
Passing310351
Comp - Att
27-4229-45
Yards per pass
7.47.8
Interceptions thrown
11
Sacks - Yards Lost
5-443-19
Rushing11753
Rushing Attempts
1821
Yards per rush
6.52.5
Red Zone (Made-Att)2-33-4
Penalties7-5610-99
Turnovers21
Fumbles lost
10
Interceptions thrown
11
Defensive / Special Teams TDs00
Possession30:3429:26
San Diego Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBRRTG
P. Rivers27/423548.4215-4450.396.7
Team27/423107.4215-44----
New Orleans Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBRRTG
D. Brees29/453708.2413-1975.9110.4
Team29/453517.8413-19----
San Diego Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
R. Mathews12806.7118
R. Brown22713.5021
J. Battle4102.504
Team181176.5121
New Orleans Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
P. Thomas9303.308
M. Ingram5163.206
D. Sproles591.805
D. Brees2-2-1.000
Team21532.508
San Diego Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
M. Floyd510821.60398
R. Meachem36722.32444
R. Mathews6599.80148
R. Brown5479.40115
E. Royal23115.50205
A. Gates3196.30137
D. Rosario11616.00161
J. Battle273.5042
Team2735413.124440
New Orleans Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLGTGTS
M. Colston913114.634018
D. Henderson812315.414110
G. Camarillo44411.00135
P. Thomas24020.00362
D. Sproles5285.60147
J. Graham144.0042
J. Morgan000.0001
Team2937012.844145
San Diego Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
P. Rivers110
Team110
New Orleans Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
D. Henderson100
D. Brees100
M. Wilson001
Team201
San Diego Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Q. Jammer190
Team190
New Orleans Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
R. Harper1410
Team1410
San Diego Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
A. Cason8700000
E. Weddle7610000
Q. Jammer6400200
T. Spikes4400010
M. Gilchrist4401100
C. Lynch4401000
S. Phillips4311010
J. Johnson3301000
A. Franklin3100000
V. Martin3000000
D. Williams2200000
A. Bigby2200000
C. Liuget2111210
D. Butler2100000
L. English2000000
D. Rosario1100000
D. Stuckey1100000
L. Vasquez1100000
P. Rivers1100000
M. Windt1100000
A. Barnes0000020
Team614735550
New Orleans Defensive
 TACKLESMISC
 TOTSOLOSACKSTFLPDQB HTSTD
C. Lofton10911010
P. Robinson7600000
R. Harper6501300
S. Shanle5400000
M. Jenkins4100100
R. Humber3300000
C. Jordan3211010
J. Patrick3200000
C. White3200110
J. Galette2211010
C. Roby2200000
S. Ellis2201000
W. Smith2111020
B. Bunkley2100000
T. Johnson2100000
M. Wilson1110010
D. Henderson1100000
R. Bush1100000
J. Collins1100000
A. Hicks1100000
I. Abdul-Quddus1000000
J. Greer0000100
Team624856670
San Diego Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
R. Goodman512725.4380
Team512725.4380
New Orleans Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
D. Sproles24924.5250
Team24924.5250
San Diego Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
E. Royal2168.0110
Team2168.0110
New Orleans Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLGTD
D. Sproles221.020
Team221.020
San Diego Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
N. Novak1/250.0203/36
Team1/250.0203/36
New Orleans Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
G. Hartley1/1100.0264/47
Team1/1100.0264/47
San Diego Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
M. Scifres418245.50361
Team418245.50361
New Orleans Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
T. Morstead420751.80261
Team420751.80261
Attendance: 73,109