10:15 PM ET, September 14, 2009
O.co Coliseum, Oakland, CA
Rivers drives Chargers down field after Russell's TD pass to beat Raiders
• Darren Sproles capped an 89-yard drive with a 5-yard TD run with 18 seconds to play, giving San Diego its 12th straight win over Oakland. That ties the Patriots-Bills series as the longest active streak by one team over another in the NFL.
• Philip Rivers completed 24 of 36 passes for 252 yards with one TD and an INT.
• LaDainian Tomlinson rushed for 55 yards and scored his 23rd career touchdown (rushing and receiving) against the Raiders -- the most by any player against Oakland.
• The Raiders lost their season opener for the seventh straight year, the longest active streak in the NFL.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Tomlinson's lost fumble in the first quarter was his first since Oct. 22, 2006, against Kansas City. ... Former first-round pick Michael Huff had an INT and a fumble recovery for Oakland, matching his total from his first three seasons.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.1||5.6|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||3-4||1-3|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|TD||3:17||Michael Bush 4 Yard Run (Sebastian Janikowski Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 10 plays, 84 yds, 6:10
|TD||4:49||Ladainian Tomlinson 1 Yard Run (Nate Kaeding Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 45 yds, 4:22
|FG||0:43||Sebastian Janikowski 37 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 11 plays, 45 yds, 1:43
|FG||0:05||Nate Kaeding 47 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 5 plays, 12 yds, 0:40
|FG||13:42||Sebastian Janikowski 35 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 7 plays, 51 yds, 3:43
|TD||7:29||Vincent Jackson 15 Yard Pass From Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 10 plays, 77 yds, 5:39
|TD||2:41||Louis Murphy 57 Yard Pass From Jamarcus Russell (Sebastian Janikowski Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 71 yds, 4:48
|TD||0:21||Darren Sproles 5 Yard Run (Nate Kaeding Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 89 yds, 2:16