Final

Chargers 24

(8-8, 3-5 away)

Steelers 35

(12-4, 6-2 home)

Coverage: CBS

4:45 PM ET, January 11, 2009

Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, PA 

1 2 3 4 T
SD 7 3 0 1424
PIT 7 7 7 1435

Top Performers

Passing: P. Rivers (SD) - 308 YDS, 3 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: W. Parker (PIT) - 27 CAR, 146 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: D. Sproles (SD) - 5 REC, 91 YDS, 1 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERSDPIT
TD12:59Vincent Jackson 41 Yd Pass From Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding Kick) 70
TD07:41Santonio Holmes 67 Yd Punt Return (Jeff Reed Kick) 77
SECOND QUARTERSDPIT
FG01:56Nate Kaeding 42 Yd 107
TD00:40Willie Parker 3 Yd Run (Jeff Reed Kick) 1014
THIRD QUARTERSDPIT
TD07:04Heath Miller 8 Yd Pass From Ben Roethlisberger (Jeff Reed Kick) 1021
FOURTH QUARTERSDPIT
TD12:52Gary Russell 1 Yd Run (Jeff Reed Kick) 1028
TD09:09Legedu Naanee 4 Yd Pass From Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding Kick) 1728
TD04:11Willie Parker 16 Yd Run (Jeff Reed Kick) 1735
TD01:53Darren Sproles 62 Yd Pass From Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding Kick) 2435

Team Stat Comparison

 
San Diego
Pittsburgh
1st Downs1522
3rd down efficiency
5-126-14
4th down efficiency
0-00-2
Total Yards290342
Yards per play5.74.9
Total Drives13
Passing275177
Comp-Att
21-3517-27
Yards per pass
7.96.6
Interceptions thrown
10
Sacks-Yards Lost
4-331-4
Rushing15165
Rushing Attempts
1242
Yards per rush
1.33.9
Penalties8-1047-44
Turnovers20
Fumbles lost
10
Interceptions thrown
10
Possession23:3036:30
SD Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
P. Rivers21/353088.8314-3347.5
Team21/352757.9314-33--
PIT Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTSACKSQBR
B. Roethlisberger17/261817.0101-483.0
B. Leftwich0/100.0000-01.1
Team17/271776.6101-4--
San Diego Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
D. Sproles11151.408
M. Bennett100.000
Team12151.308
Pittsburgh Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
W. Parker271465.4227
M. Moore3134.305
S. Holmes273.504
G. Russell451.313
C. Davis100.000
B. Leftwich4-2-0.502
R. Clark1-4-4.000
Team421653.9327
San Diego Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
D. Sproles59118.2162
C. Chambers47218.0025
A. Gates55911.8021
V. Jackson24924.5141
B. Manumaleuna11414.0014
J. Hester2136.5011
M. Bennett166.006
L. Naanee144.014
Team2130814.7362
Pittsburgh Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
H. Ward47017.5041
H. Miller33712.3118
N. Washington33010.0018
S. Holmes22512.5015
M. Moore2126.009
C. Davis372.306
Team1718110.6141
San Diego Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
E. Weddle110
Team110
Pittsburgh Fumbles
 FUMLOSTREC
W. Gay001
Team001
San Diego Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
Pittsburgh Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
L. Foote100
Team100
San Diego Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
D. Sproles516432.863
A. Cromartie177.07
Team617128.563
Pittsburgh Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
G. Russell23316.519
M. Moore11818.018
C. Davis11212.012
Team46315.819
San Diego Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
D. Sproles242.04
E. Weddle100.00
Team341.34
Pittsburgh Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
S. Holmes27336.567
Team27336.567
San Diego Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
N. Kaeding1/1100.0423/36
Team1/1100.0423/36
Pittsburgh Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Reed0/00.0--5/55
Team0/00.0--5/55
San Diego Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
M. Scifres628347.20153
Team628347.20153
Pittsburgh Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
M. Berger419248.01051
B. Roethlisberger12525.00125
Team521743.41151
Attendance: 63,899