Chargers Fall 35-3 Against San Francisco - Game Recap
San Diego couldn't hang with the 49ers on Thursday as San Francisco blasted the Chargers 35-3 in Preseason Week 4 action at Candlestick Park.
San Francisco was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 37.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Colin Kaepernick completed 12 of 18 pass attempts for 158 yards and 2 TDs for the 49ers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jackie Battle rushed for 35 yards for San Diego, while Ronnie Brown added 25 yards. Philip Rivers threw for 89 yards for the Chargers, while receivers Antonio Gates and Malcom Floyd had 44 and 29 yards respectively.
San Diego was outgained by San Francisco 495-244 yards in Thursday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-13 by the 49ers.
San Francisco led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 32:22/27:38 split in that important category.
Next game, San Francisco takes its act on the road to face Green Bay looking for another win. For San Diego, they head on the road to face Oakland.