4:05 PM ET, November 30, 2008
Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, CA
SAN DIEGO -- It's all but over for the star-studded San Diego Chargers, who were done in Sunday by a rookie quarterback, a rookie head coach and a former teammate.
• Chargers running back LaDainian Tomlinson tied Marshall Faulk (136) for fifth place on the NFL's all-time touchdowns list.
• Atlanta leads the all-time series against San Diego 7-1 and has a perfect 5-0 record at Qualcomm Stadium.
• Falcons kicker Jason Elam has scored at least one point in 248 straight games, the second-longest streak in NFL history.
• Held without a touchdown Sunday, Atlanta's Michael Turner had scored at least one touchdown in three straight games.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.3||3.9|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|FG||05:56||Jason Elam 35 Yd||3||0|
|TD||01:41||LaDainian Tomlinson 3 Yd Run (Nate Kaeding Kick)||3||7|
|FG||00:00||Jason Elam 40 Yd||6||7|
|TD||09:24||Justin Peelle 18 Yd Pass From Matt Ryan (Jason Elam Kick)||13||7|
|SF||07:54||Penalty On Philip Rivers In End Zone||15||7|
|TD||12:08||Eric Weddle 86 Yd Fumble Return (Two-Point Pass Conversion Failed)||15||13|
|TD||14:56||Harry Douglas 5 Yd Pass From Matt Ryan (Jason Elam Kick)||22||13|
|FG||05:15||Nate Kaeding 28 Yd||22||16|