San Diego vs Denver Wrap - Denver Wins 30-23
Denver got 3 passing strikes from Peyton Manning en route to a 30-23 victory over San Diego on Sunday in Week 11 action at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
The Broncos earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 8.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 47.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Willis McGahee rushed for 55 yards, while Ronnie Hillman added 43 yards in the win. Brandon Stokley and Jacob Tamme added 55 and 53 receiving yards respectively.
Ryan Mathews rushed for 47 yards for San Diego, while Ronnie Brown added 9 yards. Philip Rivers threw for 258 yards for the Chargers, while receivers Danario Alexander and Malcom Floyd had 96 and 67 yards respectively.
Denver outgained San Diego 386-277 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-13 by the Broncos.
Denver lost the time of possession battle 31:18/28:42, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Denver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Chiefs. The Chargers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Baltimore.