San Diego Chargers at New England Patriots

October 2, 2005

Quarter 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
San Diego Chargers 3 14 14 10 41
New England Patriots 7 10 0 0 17

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
8:38 SD FG FG Nate Kaeding 42 SD 3, NE 0
13:26 NE TD Corey Dillon 1 run (Adam Vinatieri Kick) NE 7, SD 3
2nd Quarter
8:39 SD TD Keenan McCardell 11 pass from Drew Brees (Nate Kaeding Kick) SD 10, NE 7
9:31 NE TD Tim Dwight 30 pass from Tom Brady (Adam Vinatieri Kick) NE 14, SD 10
12:13 SD TD LaDainian Tomlinson 8 run (Nate Kaeding Kick) SD 17, NE 14
14:39 NE FG FG Adam Vinatieri 24 NE 17, SD 17
3rd Quarter
8:44 SD TD LaDainian Tomlinson 1 run (Nate Kaeding Kick) SD 24, NE 17
14:41 SD TD Reche Caldwell 28 pass from Drew Brees (Nate Kaeding Kick) SD 31, NE 17
4th Quarter
10:16 SD FG FG Nate Kaeding 21 SD 34, NE 17
14:26 SD TD Clinton Hart 40 interception return (Nate Kaeding Kick) SD 41, NE 17

Attendance: 68,756
Missed Field Goals: NE - Adam Vinatieri 37

Team Statistics
  San Diego Chargers New England Patriots
First downs 26 18
Rushes - yards 40 - 183 18 - 72
Passing 248 231
Punt returns 3 - 24 1 - 8
Kickoff returns 4 - 80 8 - 203
Interception returns 2 - 41 0 - 0
Pass attempts - Completions - Had Intercepted 19 - 24 - 0 21 - 36 - 2
Sacked - yards lost 0 - 0 1 - 8
Punts 3 - 50.3 4 - 46.0
Fumbles - lost 0 - 0 1 - 0
Penalties - yards 7 - 50 4 - 62
Time of possession 36:38 23:22

Passing
San Diego Chargers Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Drew Brees 24 19 248 10.33 2 0 38 0 0 137.5
New England Patriots Att Cmp Yds Avg TD Int Lg Sack Loss Rating
Tom Brady 32 19 224 7.00 1 1 30t 1 8 78.1
Matt Cassel 4 2 15 3.75 0 1 12 0 0 19.8

Rushing
San Diego Chargers Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
LaDainian Tomlinson 25 134 5.4 11 2 9
Michael Turner 11 44 4.0 18 0 1
Darren Sproles 2 8 4.0 5 0 0
Drew Brees 1 -1 -1.0 -1 0 0
Eric Parker 1 -2 -2.0 -2 0 0
New England Patriots Att Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Corey Dillon 14 63 4.5 29 1 4
Patrick Pass 1 6 6.0 6 0 1
Tom Brady 2 4 2.0 4 0 1
Matt Cassel 1 -1 -1.0 -1 0 0

Receiving
San Diego Chargers Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Antonio Gates 6 108 18.0 38 0 5
Eric Parker 4 51 12.8 19 0 3
LaDainian Tomlinson 3 34 11.3 21 0 2
Reche Caldwell 2 36 18.0 28t 1 2
Keenan McCardell 1 11 11.0 11t 1 1
Justin Peelle 1 5 5.0 5 0 0
Lorenzo Neal 1 4 4.0 4 0 0
Darren Sproles 1 -1 -1.0 -1 0 0
New England Patriots Rec Yds Avg Lg TD FD
Patrick Pass 8 55 6.9 13 0 2
David Givens 6 66 11.0 18 0 3
Tim Dwight 2 41 20.5 30t 1 2
Troy Brown 2 25 12.5 21 0 2
Ben Watson 1 23 23.0 23 0 1
Corey Dillon 1 23 23.0 23 0 1
Deion Branch 1 6 6.0 6 0 0

Kickoff Returns
San Diego Chargers Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Darren Sproles 4 80 20.0 0 29 0
New England Patriots Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Bethel Johnson 5 143 28.6 0 54 0
Ellis Hobbs 3 60 20.0 0 24 0

Punt Returns
San Diego Chargers Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Darren Sproles 3 24 8.0 0 14 0
New England Patriots Num Yds Avg FC Lg TD
Tim Dwight 1 8 8.0 0 8 0

Punting
San Diego Chargers Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Mike Scifres 3 151 50.3 53 2 0 0 34.3 1 8
New England Patriots Punts Yds Avg Lg TB In20 Blk Net OppRet RetYds
Josh Miller 4 184 46.0 57 1 0 0 35.0 3 24

Defense
San Diego Chargers Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Donnie Edwards 9 2 11 0.0 0.0 1 1 1.0 1 0
Bhawoh Jue 4 1 5 0.0 0.0 1 0 0.0 0 0
Clinton Hart 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 40 0.0 40t 1
Drayton Florence 1 4 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Shaun Phillips 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Kassim Osgood 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Quentin Jammer 4 0 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Terrence Kiel 6 2 8 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Ben Leber 2 1 3 1.0 8.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Shawne Merriman 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Hanik Milligan 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Randall Godfrey 3 0 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jacques Cesaire 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Luis Castillo 1 2 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jamal Williams 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Stephen Cooper 0 2 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Matt Wilhelm 1 2 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Jamar Fletcher 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Steve Foley 0 2 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
New England Patriots Tack Ast Tot Sacks Loss Ints Yds Avg Lg TD
Guss Scott 5 3 8 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Chad Scott 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Mike Wright 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Ty Warren 3 2 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Richard Seymour 3 3 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Duane Starks 3 2 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Eugene Wilson 2 2 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Michael Stone 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Vince Wilfork 2 3 5 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Mike Vrabel 10 1 11 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Asante Samuel 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Patrick Pass 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Matt Chatham 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Rosevelt Colvin 4 3 7 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Don Davis 1 1 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Monty Beisel 5 3 8 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
David Givens 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Jarvis Green 4 0 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Bethel Johnson 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Dan Klecko 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Willie McGinest 4 0 4 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0
Ellis Hobbs 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0
Chad Brown 5 3 8 0.0 0.0 0 0 0.0 0 0

2005 NFL Scoreboard - Week 4
Sunday, October 2, 2005
Buffalo 7
New Orleans 19
Boxscore FINAL
Denver 20
Jacksonville 7
Boxscore FINAL
Detroit 13
Tampa Bay 17
Boxscore FINAL
Houston 10
Cincinnati 16
Boxscore FINAL
Indianapolis 31
Tennessee 10
Boxscore FINAL
San Diego 41
New England 17
Boxscore FINAL
Seattle 17
Washington 20
Boxscore FINAL/OT
St. Louis 24
NY Giants 44
Boxscore FINAL
NY Jets 3
Baltimore 13
Boxscore FINAL
Philadelphia 37
Kansas City 31
Boxscore FINAL
Dallas 13
Oakland 19
Boxscore FINAL
Minnesota 10
Atlanta 30
Boxscore FINAL
San Francisco 14
Arizona 31
Boxscore FINAL
Monday, October 3, 2005
Green Bay 29
Carolina 32
Boxscore FINAL
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