Cardinals Fall 24-7 Against San Diego - Game Recap
|Cardinals Fall 24-7 Against San Diego - Game Recap|
San Diego earned a 24-7 victory over Arizona on Saturday in Preseason Week 3 action at University of Phoenix Stadium.
San Diego was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 41.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Charlie Whitehurst completed 4 of 10 pass attempts for 93 yards and 0 TDs for the Chargers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Rashard Mendenhall rushed for 47 yards for Arizona, while Alfonso Smith added 44 yards. Carson Palmer threw for 122 yards for the Cardinals, while receivers Andre Roberts and Larry Fitzgerald had 42 and 34 yards respectively.
Arizona was outgained by San Diego 310-273 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 22-16 by the Chargers.
The time of possession battle favored San Diego as their offense was on the field for 31:55, longer than the 28:05 of their opponents.
San Diego looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the 49ers. The Cardinals will aim to get back on the winning track at Denver.