away San Diego
Chargers
(9-7)
1:00 PM EST
December 9, 2012
34-24
home Pittsburgh
Steelers
(8-8)
Final 1 2 3 4 T
Chargers 3 10 14 7 34
Steelers 0 3 7 14 24
Game Tracker

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
FG 3:06 Nick Novak 51 Yd
2nd Quarter
TD 3:40 Danario Alexander 39 Yd pass from Philip Rivers (Nick Novak kick)
FG 0:50 Nick Novak 39 Yd
FG 0:00 Shaun Suisham 49 Yd
3rd Quarter
TD 5:28 Malcom FloYd 3 Yd pass from Philip Rivers (Nick Novak kick)
TD 5:16 Quentin Jammer 0 Yd opp fumble return (Nick Novak kick)
TD 2:33 Mike Wallace 40 Yd pass from Ben Roethlisberger (Shaun Suisham kick)
4th Quarter
TD 9:46 Danario Alexander 15 Yd pass from Philip Rivers (Nick Novak kick)
TD 6:07 Mike Wallace 11 Yd pass from Ben Roethlisberger (Shaun Suisham kick)
TD 0:58 Antonio Brown 1 Yd pass from Ben Roethlisberger (Shaun Suisham kick)
Passing Statistics
Pittsburgh
Player Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack Yds/L TD Int QBRat
Ben Roethlisberger 22 42 285 52.4 6.8 2 14 3 1 87.9
San Diego
Player Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack Yds/L TD Int QBRat
Philip Rivers 21 41 200 51.2 4.9 1 0 3 0 89.5
Danario Alexander 0 1 0 .0 0.0 0 0 0 0 39.6
Rushing Statistics
San Diego
Player Rush Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Ryan Mathews 25 65 2.6 9 0 0
Ronnie Brown 2 17 8.5 17 0 0
Eric Weddle 1 4 4.0 4 0 0
Le'Ron McClain 3 4 1.3 2 0 0
Philip Rivers 3 3 1.0 5 0 0
Jackie Battle 2 1 0.5 2 0 0
Pittsburgh
Player Rush Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Jonathan Dwyer 8 32 4.0 14 0 0
Ben Roethlisberger 5 31 6.2 10 0 1
Chris Rainey 1 6 6.0 6 0 0
Isaac Redman 2 0 0.0 0 0 0
Mike Wallace 1 0 0.0 0 0 0
Receiving Statistics
Pittsburgh
Player Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Mike Wallace 7 112 16.0 40 2 0
Heath Miller 5 66 13.2 26 0 0
Emmanuel Sanders 2 36 18.0 31 0 0
Antonio Brown 4 35 8.8 14 1 0
Jonathan Dwyer 3 18 6.0 9 0 0
Plaxico Burress 1 18 18.0 18 0 0
Chris Rainey 1 0 0.0 0 0 0
San Diego
Player Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Danario Alexander 7 88 12.6 39 2 0
Micheal Spurlock 7 64 9.1 13 0 0
Antonio Gates 3 31 10.3 14 0 0
Malcom Floyd 3 10 3.3 4 1 0
Ronnie Brown 1 7 7.0 7 0 0
Kicking Statistics
San Diego
Player XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts
Nick Novak 4 4 2 2 51 1 10
Pittsburgh
Player XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts
Shaun Suisham 3 3 1 1 49 1 6
Kick Returns
Pittsburgh
Player KR Yds Avg Lng TD
Chris Rainey 5 113 22.6 34 0
San Diego
Player KR Yds Avg Lng TD
Micheal Spurlock 2 25 12.5 25 0
Melvin Ingram 1 -1 -1.0 -1 0
Punting Statistics
Pittsburgh
Player Punts Yds Avg Lng Blk In20 TB
Drew Butler 7 332 47.4 79 0 2 0
San Diego
Player Punts Yds Avg Lng Blk In20 TB
Mike Scifres 7 262 37.4 43 0 5 0
Punt Returns
San Diego
Player PR Yds Avg Lng TD
Micheal Spurlock 3 35 11.7 21 0
Pittsburgh
Player PR Yds Avg Lng TD
Antonio Brown 1 0 0.0 0 0
Defense Statistics
Pittsburgh
Player Tack Ast Sack Int FFum FumR PD
Lawrence Timmons 11 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Cortez Allen 7 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Ziggy Hood 5 3 1.0 0 0 0 1
Larry Foote 4 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
Curtis Brown 4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Troy Polamalu 4 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
James Harrison 3 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Keenan Lewis 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 1
Jason Worilds 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Brett Keisel 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Robert Golden 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Clark 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Cameron Heyward 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Casey Hampton 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Will Allen 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
DeMarcus Van Dyke 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Josh Victorian 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Heath Miller 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Stevenson Sylvester 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
San Diego
Player Tack Ast Sack Int FFum FumR PD
Eric Weddle 4 1 0.0 0 0 0 2
Bront Bird 4 1 0.0 1 0 0 1
Marcus Gilchrist 4 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Demorrio Williams 3 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Corey Lynch 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 1
Quentin Jammer 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Antoine Cason 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 2
Takeo Spikes 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Cam Thomas 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jarret Johnson 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Shareece Wright 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Aubrayo Franklin 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Kendall Reyes 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Corey Liuget 1 0 1.0 0 0 0 2
Chris Carr 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Melvin Ingram 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Larry English 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jackie Battle 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Shaun Phillips 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Team Statistics
Pittsburgh San Diego
First Downs 18 19
Passing 14 14
Rushing 3 4
Penalty 1 1
Third Down Efficiency 5-13 12-22
Fourth Down Efficiency 0-1 1-1
Total Net Yards 340 294
Total Plays 61 79
Average Gain Per Play 5.6 3.7
Net Yards Rushing 4.1 2.6
Rushes 17 36
Average Per Rush 4.1 2.6
Net Yards Passing 271 200
Completions-Attempts 42 42
Yards Per Pass Play 6.2 4.7
Times Sacked 2 1
Yards Lost to Sacks 14 0
Had Intercepted 1 0
Punts 7 7
Average Punt 47.4 37.4
Penalties 8 6
Penalty Yards 52 51
Fumbles 2 0
Fumbles Lost 1 0