Kansas City vs San Diego Recap - Chargers Win 20-17
|Kansas City vs San Diego Recap - Chargers Win 20-17|
San Diego got 2 TDs from Ryan Mathews en route to a 20-17 victory over the Chiefs on Sunday at Qualcomm Stadium.
The Chargers earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 14-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 44.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Philip Rivers completed 24 of 38 pass attempts for 266 yards and 0 TDs for the Chargers in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Chiefs defense.
Dexter McCluster rushed for 45 yards for Kansas City, while Thomas Jones added 31 yards. Matt Cassel threw for 176 yards for the Chiefs, while receivers Dwayne Bowe and Steve Breaston had 67 and 55 yards respectively.
Kansas City lost the offensive yardage battle to San Diego 375-252 yards in Sunday's game. San Diego had more first downs as that total ended up 22-13.
Kansas City lost the time of possession battle 34:43/25:17, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, San Diego takes its act home to face Miami looking for another win. For Kansas City, they head home to face Minnesota.