Tomlinson carries Chargers over Giants

LaDainian Tomlinson ran for three scores and threw a touchdown pass Sunday as the San Diego Chargers defeated the New York Giants by a 45-23 score.

The Chargers also managed to cover the 6.5-point spread in this contest. The combined score went well OVER the game’s posted total (43.5).

Chargers QB Drew Brees went 19-of-22 for 191 yards in the win, and threw two touchdown passes. Tomlinson rushed for 192 yards. Keenan McCardell had two TD catches, and Antonio Gates had one.

For the Giants, Eli Manning went 24-of-41 for 352 yards, tossing TD strikes to Plaxico Burress and David Tyree. Jay Feely booted three field goals in the loss.