Rams Down San Diego 20-17 - Match Report
|Rams Down San Diego 20-17 - Match Report|
Steven Jackson ran for 109 yards as St. Louis handled San Diego by a score of 20-17 on Sunday at Edward Jones Dome.
St. Louis won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 44.5.
Sam Bradford completed 18 of 31 pass attempts for 198 yards and 1 TD for the Rams in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Ryan Mathews rushed for 64 yards for San Diego, while Darren Sproles added 9 yards. Philip Rivers threw for 249 yards for the Chargers, while receivers Patrick Crayton and Darren Sproles had 117 and 48 yards respectively.
San Diego was outgained by St. Louis 300-287 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-20 by the Chargers.
The time of possession battle favored St. Louis as their offense was on the field for 33:23, longer than the 26:37 of their opponents.
St. Louis heads into a Week 7 battle against the Buccaneers. San Diego, meanwhile, will have their next action against New England.