Chargers Fall 34-24 Against Tampa Bay - Game Recap
|Chargers Fall 34-24 Against Tampa Bay - Game Recap|
Tampa Bay got 2 scoring strikes from Josh Freeman en route to a 34-24 victory over San Diego on Sunday in Week 10 action at Raymond James Stadium.
Tampa Bay was a favorite by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 46.5.
Doug Martin rushed for 68 yards, while Josh Freeman added 4 yards in the win. Mike Williams and Vincent Jackson added 64 and 59 receiving yards respectively.
Ryan Mathews rushed for 54 yards for San Diego, while Jackie Battle added 21 yards. Philip Rivers threw for 337 yards for the Chargers, while receivers Danario Alexander and Malcom Floyd had 134 and 63 yards respectively.
Tampa Bay was outgained by San Diego 426-279 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-12 by the Chargers.
The time of possession battle favored San Diego as their offense was on the field for 36:41, longer than the 23:19 of their opponents.
Next game, Tampa Bay takes its act on the road to face Carolina looking for another win. For San Diego, they head on the road to face Denver.