San Diego Defeats New York 27-17 - Recap
|San Diego Defeats New York 27-17 - Recap|
San Diego got 2 scoring strikes from Philip Rivers en route to a 27-17 victory over New York on Sunday in Week 16 action at MetLife Stadium.
San Diego was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 38.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jackie Battle rushed for 49 yards, while Ronnie Brown added 31 yards in the win. Danario Alexander and Antonio Gates added 69 and 44 receiving yards respectively.
Shonn Greene rushed for 38 yards for New York, while Greg McElroy added 25 yards. Greg McElroy threw for 185 yards for the Jets, while receivers Clyde Gates and Shonn Greene had 65 and 42 yards respectively.
New York outgained San Diego 225-223 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 18-15 by the Jets.
New York lost the time of possession battle 30:09/29:51, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
San Diego looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Raiders. The Jets will aim to get back on the winning track at Buffalo.