NFL Boxscore

San Diego VS New Orleans
October 7, 2012
Sunday, October 7, 2012
Final1234 Score
San Diego71070 24
New Orleans77710 31
Wrap
Scoring Summary
First Quarter
San Diego Touchdown - 15-yard pass from Philip Rivers to Robert Meachem. (Nick Novak extra point is good).
New Orleans Touchdown - 40-yard pass from Drew Brees to Devery Henderson. (Garrett Hartley extra point is good).
Second Quarter
San Diego Field Goal - 20-yarder by Nick Novak.
New Orleans Touchdown - 19-yard pass from Drew Brees to Marques Colston. (Garrett Hartley extra point is good).
Third Quarter
San Diego Touchdown - 13-yard run by Ryan Mathews. (Nick Novak extra point is good).
New Orleans Touchdown - 16-yard pass from Drew Brees to Marques Colston. (Garrett Hartley extra point is good).
Fourth Quarter
New Orleans Touchdown - 5-yard pass from Drew Brees to Marques Colston. (Garrett Hartley extra point is good).
New Orleans Field Goal - 26-yarder by Garrett Hartley.
Final Team Statistics
Statistics San Diego New Orleans
First Downs 27 21
Rushes-yards 18-117 21-53
Passing yards 354 370
Return yards 310 351
Passing (Att-Comp-Int) 42-27-1 45-29-1
Punts-Average 4-45.5 4-51.8
Penalties-Yards 7-56 10-99
Time of Possession 30:34 29:26
Individual Statistics
Rushing
San Diego Ryan Mathews 12-80, Ronnie Brown 2-27, Jackie Battle 4-10
New Orleans Pierre Thomas 9-30, Mark Ingram 5-16, Darren Sproles 5-9, Drew Brees 2--2
Passing
San Diego Philip Rivers (27-42), Yards: 354, Sacked: 5, TD: 2
New Orleans Drew Brees (29-45), Yards: 370, Sacked: 3, TD: 4
Receiving
San Diego Ryan Mathews 6-59, Malcom Floyd 5-108, Ronnie Brown 5-47, Robert Meachem 3-67, Antonio Gates 3-19, Eddie Royal 2-31, Jackie Battle 2-7, Dante Rosario 1-16
New Orleans Marques Colston 9-131, Devery Henderson 8-123, Darren Sproles 5-28, Greg Camarillo 4-44, Pierre Thomas 2-40, Jimmy Graham 1-4, Joseph Morgan 0-0