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San Diego Defeats Miami 26-16 - Recap

Philip Rivers threw for 307 yards and 1 TD to lead the Chargers over Miami 26-16 on Sunday in Week 4 action at Qualcomm Stadium.

The Chargers were a 6.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 45.5.

Ryan Mathews rushed for 81 yards, while Philip Rivers added 18 yards in the win. Vincent Jackson and Ryan Mathews added 108 and 68 receiving yards respectively.

Reggie Bush rushed for 50 yards for Miami, while Lex Hilliard added 20 yards. Matt Moore threw for 167 yards for the Dolphins, while receivers Brandon Marshall and Charles Clay had 52 and 34 yards respectively.

San Diego outgained Miami 411-248 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-16 by the Chargers.

The time of possession battle favored San Diego as their offense was on the field for 33:18, longer than the 26:42 of their opponents.

Next game, San Diego takes its act on the road to face Denver looking for another win. For Miami, they head on the road to face New York.