Final

Broncos 21

(8-8, 4-4 away)

Chargers 52

(8-8, 5-3 home)

Coverage: NBC

8:15 PM ET, December 28, 2008

Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, CA 

1 2 3 4 T
DEN 6 0 7 821
SD 10 14 14 1452

Top Performers

Passing: J. Cutler (DEN) - 316 YDS, 1 TD, 2 INT

Rushing: D. Sproles (SD) - 14 CAR, 115 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: E. Royal (DEN) - 11 REC, 76 YDS

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERDENSD
FG11:41Nate Kaeding 28 Yd 03
TD07:36Tatum Bell 26 Yd Run (Pat Failed) 63
TD02:52LaDainian Tomlinson 1 Yd Run (Nate Kaeding Kick) 610
SECOND QUARTERDENSD
TD11:30Brandon Manumaleuna 12 Yd Pass From Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding Kick) 617
TD03:32LaDainian Tomlinson 4 Yd Run (Nate Kaeding Kick) 624
THIRD QUARTERDENSD
TD12:47Tatum Bell 37 Yd Run (Matt Prater Kick) 1324
TD09:59Darren Sproles 13 Yd Pass From Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding Kick) 1331
TD09:41LaDainian Tomlinson 14 Yd Run (Nate Kaeding Kick) 1338
FOURTH QUARTERDENSD
TD13:01Tony Scheffler 25 Yd Pass From Jay Cutler (Jay Cutler Run For Two-Point Conversion) 2138
TD09:47Darren Sproles 2 Yd Run (Nate Kaeding Kick) 2145
TD01:15Jacob Hester 4 Yd Run (Nate Kaeding Kick) 2152

Team Stat Comparison

 
Denver
San Diego
1st Downs2528
3rd down efficiency
3-87-11
4th down efficiency
1-32-2
Total Yards406491
Yards per play6.97.7
Total Drives03
Passing316202
Comp-Att
33-4915-20
Yards per pass
6.410.1
Interceptions thrown
20
Sacks-Yards Lost
0-02-5
Rushing90289
Rushing Attempts
1042
Yards per rush
9.06.9
Penalties4-796-67
Turnovers20
Fumbles lost
00
Interceptions thrown
20
Possession23:5336:07
DEN Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
J. Cutler33/493166.4120-056.7
Team33/493166.4120-0--
SD Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
P. Rivers15/2020710.4202-596.0
Team15/2020210.1202-5--
Denver Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
T. Bell88610.8237
J. Cutler242.006
Team10909.0237
San Diego Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
D. Sproles141158.2137
L. Tomlinson14966.9345
J. Hester8374.6117
V. Jackson23015.0017
P. Rivers4112.804
Team422896.9545
Denver Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
E. Royal11766.9012
T. Scheffler57515.0125
B. Marshall6559.2017
B. Stokley44711.8017
T. Bell4317.8012
D. Graham2199.5010
D. Jackson11313.0013
Team333169.6125
San Diego Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
C. Chambers35016.7018
A. Gates34916.3034
V. Jackson24723.5037
J. Hester2199.5016
D. Sproles2178.5113
B. Manumaleuna2178.5112
L. Naanee188.008
Team1520713.8237
Denver Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
C. Jackson100
Team100
San Diego Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
Team000
Denver Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
San Diego Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
L. Castillo140
P. Oliver100
Team240
Denver Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
C. Jackson816220.324
J. Engelberger199.09
Team917119.024
San Diego Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
D. Sproles49624.029
Team49624.029
Denver Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
Team000.00
San Diego Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
D. Sproles2168.08
Team2168.08
Denver Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
M. Prater0/00.0--1/21
Team0/00.0--1/21
San Diego Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
N. Kaeding1/1100.0287/710
Team1/1100.0287/710
Denver Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
B. Kern28442.00046
Team28442.00046
San Diego Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
M. Scifres14343.00043
Team14343.00043
Attendance: 69,131