Chargers Down Oakland 26-13 - Match Report
|Chargers Down Oakland 26-13 - Match Report|
The Chargers grabbed a Week 16 victory over the Raiders on Sunday, winning 26-13 at Qualcomm Stadium.
The Chargers were a 9.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 50.5.
Philip Rivers completed 19 of 29 pass attempts for 201 yards and 1 TD for the Chargers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Raiders defense.
Rashad Jennings rushed for 45 yards for Oakland, while Darren McFadden added 8 yards. Matt McGloin threw for 206 yards for the Raiders, while receivers Andre Holmes and Mychal Rivera had 71 and 43 yards respectively.
Oakland lost the offensive yardage battle to San Diego 344-265 yards in Sunday's game. San Diego had more first downs as that total ended up 24-14.
Oakland lost the time of possession battle 34:42/25:18, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
San Diego looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Chiefs. The Raiders will aim to get back on the winning track vs Denver.