Chargers shoot down Jets
LaDainian Tomlinson rushed for 107 yards and three touchdowns, and also caught a touchdown pass Sunday as the San Diego Chargers defeated the New York Jets 31-26.
The Chargers had been favored by 6.5-points in the game, but could not cover the spread. The combined score was OVER the posted over/under total (40).
Chargers’ quarterback Drew Brees completed 20-of-27 passes for 270 yards with a touchdown and an interception. Antonio Gates caught eight passes for 132 yards.
Brooks Bollinger completed 11-of-20 passes for 106 yards and two touchdowns for the Jets after replacing starting quarterback Vinny Testaverde in the second half. Curtis Martin rushed for 72 yards and a touchdown on 21 carries.