away Carolina
Panthers
(12-4)
4:05 PM EST
December 16, 2012
31-7
home San Diego
Chargers
(9-7)
Final 1 2 3 4 T
Panthers 21 3 7 0 31
Chargers 0 0 0 7 7
Game Tracker

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
TD 8:29 Mike Tolbert 1 Yd run (Graham Gano kick)
TD 4:54 Mike Tolbert 1 Yd run (Graham Gano kick)
TD 0:58 DeAngelo Williams 45 Yd pass from Cam Newton (Graham Gano kick)
2nd Quarter
FG 0:06 Graham Gano 33 Yd
3rd Quarter
TD 8:56 Steve Smith 4 Yd pass from Cam Newton (Graham Gano kick)
4th Quarter
TD 14:02 Antonio Gates 9 Yd pass from Philip Rivers (Nick Novak kick)
Passing Statistics
Carolina
Player Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack Yds/L TD Int QBRat
Cam Newton 19 33 231 57.6 7.0 2 14 2 0 99.4
San Diego
Player Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack Yds/L TD Int QBRat
Philip Rivers 16 23 121 69.6 5.3 6 27 1 0 96.5
Rushing Statistics
Carolina
Player Rush Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
DeAngelo Williams 22 93 4.2 12 0 1
Mike Tolbert 9 40 4.4 13 2 0
Steve Smith Sr. 1 15 15.0 15 0 0
Cam Newton 4 7 1.8 3 0 0
Armond Smith 3 0 0.0 3 0 0
San Diego
Player Rush Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Curtis Brinkley 6 42 7.0 13 0 0
Ryan Mathews 4 22 5.5 9 0 0
Philip Rivers 3 4 1.3 3 0 2
Jackie Battle 3 2 0.7 3 0 0
Receiving Statistics
Carolina
Player Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Steve Smith Sr. 6 57 9.5 18 1 0
Greg Olsen 5 56 11.2 26 0 0
DeAngelo Williams 2 51 25.5 45 1 1
Mike Tolbert 2 24 12.0 13 0 0
Gary Barnidge 1 20 20.0 20 0 0
Louis Murphy Jr. 2 18 9.0 11 0 0
Ben Hartsock 1 5 5.0 5 0 0
San Diego
Player Rec Yds Avg Lng TD Fuml
Malcom Floyd 2 39 19.5 30 0 0
Antonio Gates 4 31 7.8 9 1 0
Curtis Brinkley 3 14 4.7 6 0 0
Jackie Battle 2 12 6.0 6 0 0
Dante Rosario 1 9 9.0 9 0 0
Micheal Spurlock 1 8 8.0 8 0 0
Ryan Mathews 3 8 2.7 9 0 0
Kicking Statistics
Carolina
Player XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts
Graham Gano 4 4 1 1 33 1 7
Kick Returns
San Diego
Player KR Yds Avg Lng TD
Micheal Spurlock 2 49 24.5 26 0
Carolina
Player KR Yds Avg Lng TD
Mike Tolbert 1 26 26.0 26 0
Armond Smith 1 26 26.0 26 0
Punting Statistics
San Diego
Player Punts Yds Avg Lng Blk In20 TB
Mike Scifres 6 291 48.5 64 0 1 1
Carolina
Player Punts Yds Avg Lng Blk In20 TB
Brad Nortman 4 158 39.5 44 0 1 1
Punt Returns
Carolina
Player PR Yds Avg Lng TD
Joe Adams 2 32 16.0 16 0
San Diego
Player PR Yds Avg Lng TD
Micheal Spurlock 1 23 23.0 23 0
Defense Statistics
San Diego
Player Tack Ast Sack Int FFum FumR PD
Takeo Spikes 10 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Eric Weddle 7 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
Corey Lynch 5 1 0.0 0 0 0 1
Corey Liuget 4 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Antonio Garay 4 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Antoine Cason 4 1 0.0 0 1 0 0
Andrew Gachkar 3 1 1.0 0 0 0 0
Kendall Reyes 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Bront Bird 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 1
Cam Thomas 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Quentin Jammer 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 1
Jarret Johnson 2 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
Marcus Gilchrist 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Aubrayo Franklin 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Shaun Phillips 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 2
Melvin Ingram 1 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Gary Guyton 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Brandon Taylor 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Chris Carr 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Larry English 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Kevin Haslam 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Randy McMichael 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Carolina
Player Tack Ast Sack Int FFum FumR PD
Thomas Davis 9 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Luke Kuechly 5 3 0.0 0 0 0 0
Greg Hardy 5 0 2.0 0 1 0 0
Charles Johnson 3 0 2.0 0 1 0 0
James Dockery 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Frank Kearse 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
D.J. Campbell 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 1
Josh Thomas 2 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jason Phillips 2 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Andre Neblett 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Mario Addison 1 0 1.0 0 1 0 0
Captain Munnerlyn 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Nate Chandler 1 2 0.0 0 0 0 0
Frank Alexander 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jordan Senn 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Byron Bell 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Charles Godfrey 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Josh Norman 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Team Statistics
San Diego Carolina
First Downs 12 29
Passing 4 12
Rushing 6 13
Penalty 2 4
Third Down Efficiency 3-9 7-14
Fourth Down Efficiency 0-0 1-1
Total Net Yards 164 372
Total Plays 45 74
Average Gain Per Play 3.6 5.0
Net Yards Rushing 4.4 4.0
Rushes 16 39
Average Per Rush 4.4 4.0
Net Yards Passing 94 217
Completions-Attempts 23 33
Yards Per Pass Play 3.2 6.2
Times Sacked 6 2
Yards Lost to Sacks 27 14
Had Intercepted 0 0
Punts 6 4
Average Punt 48.5 39.5
Penalties 9 6
Penalty Yards 70 48
Fumbles 4 2
Fumbles Lost 2 1