Seattle Defeats San Diego 27-20 - Recap
|Seattle Defeats San Diego 27-20 - Recap|
The Seahawks were Week 3 winners on Sunday, coming out on top of the Chargers by a score of 27-20 at Qwest Field.
Seattle won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 44.5.
Matt Hasselbeck completed 19 of 32 pass attempts for 220 yards and 1 TD for the Seahawks in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Chargers defense.
Mike Tolbert rushed for 73 yards for San Diego, while Darren Sproles added 16 yards. Philip Rivers threw for 455 yards for the Chargers, while receivers Antonio Gates and Malcom Floyd had 109 and 97 yards respectively.
San Diego outgained Seattle 518-271 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-13 by the Chargers.
Seattle lost the time of possession battle 36:04/23:56, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Seattle heads into a Week 4 battle against the Rams. San Diego, meanwhile, will have their next action against Arizona.