Chargers Down Oakland 24-21 - Match Report
Philip Rivers passed for 2 TDs and 151 yards in leading San Diego to a 24-21 win over Oakland on Sunday at Qualcomm Stadium.
San Diego did not, however, defeat the Raiders against the spread, which closed at 8 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 41.5.
Jackie Battle rushed for 37 yards, while Ronnie Brown added 20 yards in the win. Eddie Royal and Danario Alexander added 61 and 34 receiving yards respectively.
Darren McFadden rushed for 57 yards for Oakland, while Terrelle Pryor added 49 yards. Terrelle Pryor threw for 150 yards for the Raiders, while receivers Rod Streater and Brandon Myers had 77 and 53 yards respectively.
Oakland outgained San Diego 265-210 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 17-14 by the Raiders.
San Diego led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:42/28:18 split in that important category.