San Diego 41, Tampa Bay 24

Scoring Summary

1st Quarter - 5:14
 TD  Buccaneers 0 - Chargers 7
Brandon Manumaleuna 11 yd. pass from Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding kick)
1st Quarter - 2:44
 TD  Buccaneers 7 - Chargers 7
B.J. Askew 1 yd. run (Matt Bryant kick)
2nd Quarter - 13:37
 TD  Buccaneers 7 - Chargers 14
Antonio Gates 15 yd. pass from Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding kick)
2nd Quarter - 5:37
 FG  Buccaneers 7 - Chargers 17
Nate Kaeding 28 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 0:22
 FG  Buccaneers 10 - Chargers 17
Matt Bryant 49 yd. field goal
2nd Quarter - 0:04
 FG  Buccaneers 10 - Chargers 20
Nate Kaeding 57 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 7:47
 TD  Buccaneers 17 - Chargers 20
Jeff Garcia 7 yd. run (Matt Bryant kick)
3rd Quarter - 5:19
 TD  Buccaneers 24 - Chargers 20
Antonio Bryant 71 yd. pass from Jeff Garcia (Matt Bryant kick)
4th Quarter - 15:00
 TD  Buccaneers 24 - Chargers 27
Antonio Gates 5 yd. pass from Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding kick)
4th Quarter - 7:29
 TD  Buccaneers 24 - Chargers 34
Darren Sproles 32 yd. pass from Philip Rivers (Nate Kaeding kick)
4th Quarter - 3:13
 TD  Buccaneers 24 - Chargers 41
Antoine Cason 59 yd. interception return (Nate Kaeding kick)

Team Stats

  Chargers Buccaneers
First downs 21 20
Rushes-Yards 26-90 27-111
Passing Yards 280 231
Sacked-Yards lost 1-7 2-1
Return Yardage 234 221
Passing 21-31-0 21-35-2
Punts-Average 4-44.5 3-43.7
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 1-1
Penalties-Yards 0-0 0-0
Field Goals 2-2 1-1
Red Zone Efficiency 3-4-75% 2-2-100%
Goal To Go Efficiency 1-2-50% 1-1-100%
Time of Possession 30 : 51 29 : 09

Player Stats

Chargers
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
P. Rivers 21/31 287 4 0
Buccaneers
Passing
  CP/ATT YDS TD INT
J. Garcia 21/34 232 1 2
L. McCown 0/1 0 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
L. Tomlinson 21 90 0 13
D. Sproles 2 3 0 2
P. Rivers 3 -3 0 -1
Rushing
  ATT YDS TD LG
J. Garcia 6 45 1 11
C. Williams 8 27 0 11
W. Dunn 9 20 0 5
L. McCown 2 16 0 12
C. Smith 1 2 0 2
B. Askew 1 1 1 1
Receiving
  REC YDS TD LG
V. Jackson 7 111 0 25
D. Sproles 3 46 1 32
A. Gates 4 43 2 15
L. Naanee 2 29 0 18
C. Chambers 2 27 0 17
L. Tomlinson 2 20 0 22
B. Manumaleuna 1 11 1 11
Receiving
  REC YDS TD LG
A. Bryant 6 127 1 71
I. Hilliard 4 24 0 11
M. Clayton 2 23 0 17
J. Stevens 2 21 0 19
W. Dunn 4 19 0 9
C. Smith 1 9 0 9
B. Askew 1 5 0 5
J. Galloway 1 4 0 4
Interceptions
  NO.
A. Cason 1
S. Cooper 1
Interceptions
  NO.
No interceptions
Sacks
  NO. YDS
J. Tucker 1.0 1.0
S. Phillips 1.0 0.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
J. Wilkerson 1.0 0.0
Tackles
  TK AST
E. Weddle 8 1
S. Cooper 7 3
Q. Jammer 4 0
A. Cromartie 4 0
A. Cason 4 0
J. Williams 4 1
C. Hart 3 0
L. Castillo 3 2
S. Gregory 2 0
J. Tucker 2 1
S. Phillips 2 2
A. Applewhite 1 0
J. Cesaire 0 1
I. Olshansky 0 1
Tackles
  TK AST
B. Ruud 7 4
S. Piscitelli 5 2
P. Buchanon 4 0
J. Haye 4 1
R. Barber 4 1
D. Brooks 3 0
T. Jackson 3 2
C. Hovan 2 0
R. Sims 1 0
J. Wilkerson 1 0
S. White 1 1
G. Adams 1 1
C. June 1 1
K. Carter 1 2
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
No fumbles
Fumbles
  NO. LOST
A. Bryant 1 1

Game Info

Date - Sunday, December 21 2008 1:00PM
Location - Raymond James Stadium
Temperature - 74°
Head Official - Peter Morelli
Attendance - 64778

NFL Boxscores

Indianapolis 
Jacksonville 
31
24
Baltimore 
Dallas 
33
24
Cincinnati 
Cleveland 
14
0
New Orleans 
Detroit 
42
7
Miami 
Kansas City 
38
31
Arizona 
New England 
7
47
San Francisco 
St. Louis 
17
16
Pittsburgh 
Tennessee 
14
31
San Diego 
Tampa Bay 
41
24
Buffalo 
Denver 
30
23
Houston 
Oakland 
16
27
N.Y. Jets 
Seattle 
3
13
Philadelphia 
Washington 
3
10
Atlanta 
Minnesota 
24
17
Carolina 
N.Y. Giants 
28
34
Green Bay 
Chicago 
17
20