Ron Rivera and the Defense
The defense played HUGE to take this game against the Colts. They pressured Manning into making poor passes all game long and intercepted him 4 times. They forced a fumble and just caused all kinds of problems for the Colt offense. They stopped the run and just dominated the game.
Nate the Great! I am the first person to jump all over him and I will be the first person to give him his props as well. He scored 18 of the Chargers points in connecting on 5 field goals and 3 extra points. Definitely good to see Nate connecting on all his attempts.
The Toldozer just keeps plugging away and got his 3rd 100 yard game of the season and found a way into the end zone again. He just continues to produce with Ryan Mathews out and may be looking to take the lead role when Mathews does return.
3 plays and out! That is all it took for Vincent Jackson to walk off the field with a “calf injury”. I am not sure what everyone else thinks of this calf injury, but it seems a little suspicious to me. I would not be surprised to see him sit out a few games before being placed on the IR. JUST SAYING!
Settling for Field Goals
The 5 field foals were impressive, but when we bring the ball down the field we need to put 7s on the board and not settle for the 3 pointer. Since we won, it doesn’t hurt at all, but it let Peyton and the boys hang around for a little longer than
I didn’t catch the game till the second half… and I am having a brain fart on any other down in the game. MAYBE if I caught the whole game I could have given you a better down than this! Probably not since we dominated in this victory. Let the bandwagoners jump on board now and hopefully sell out our next game against the Raiders.
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