4:05 PM ET, November 30, 2008
Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, CA
SAN DIEGO -- It's all but over for the star-studded San Diego Chargers, who were done in Sunday by a rookie quarterback, a rookie head coach and a former teammate.
• Chargers running back LaDainian Tomlinson tied Marshall Faulk (136) for fifth place on the NFL's all-time touchdowns list.
• Atlanta leads the all-time series against San Diego 7-1 and has a perfect 5-0 record at Qualcomm Stadium.
• Falcons kicker Jason Elam has scored at least one point in 248 straight games, the second-longest streak in NFL history.
• Held without a touchdown Sunday, Atlanta's Michael Turner had scored at least one touchdown in three straight games.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.3||3.9|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||2-5||1-2|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||1|
|FG||5:59||Jason Elam 35 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 10 plays, 49 yds, 4:38
|TD||1:45||Ladainian Tomlinson 3 Yard Run (Nate Kaeding Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 4 plays, 20 yds, 1:28
|FG||0:01||Jason Elam 40 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 5 plays, 42 yds, 1:41
|TD||9:32||Justin Peelle 18 Yard Pass From Matt Ryan (Jason Elam Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 8 plays, 46 yds, 3:31
|SF||8:00||Penalty on Philip Rivers, Intentional Grounding In Own End Zone|
Drive info: 3 plays, -8 yds, 1:30
|TD||12:24||Eric Weddle 86 Yard Fumble Return (Philip Rivers Pass to Malcom Floyd For Two-Point Conversion is No Good)|
Drive info: 6 plays, 63 yds, 2:52
|TD||15:00||Harry Douglas 5 Yard Pass From Matt Ryan (Jason Elam Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 72 yds, 5:46
|FG||5:17||Nate Kaeding 28 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 10 plays, 35 yds, 3:50