SAN DIEGO -- An examination of the snap counts from Sunday’s 27-24 overtime win over the Kansas City Chiefs:
OFFENSE (Based on 73 snaps)
Quarterback: Philip Rivers 73.
Offensive analysis: Mathews has carried the ball at least 24 times in four straight games, all wins for San Diego. In games in which Mathews has carried the ball at least 19 times, the Chargers are 7-1. ... Green has been targeted just four times in the past four games. ... Rivers finished 8-of-15 for 118 yards, two touchdowns and no interceptions on third down. He was not sacked, and posted a 118.9 passer rating on third down. For the season, Rivers has completed 64.7 percent of his passes for 1,368 yards, nine touchdowns and three interceptions on third down. He’s been sacked eight times and has a 103.8 passer rating on third down.
DEFENSE (Based on 72 snaps)
Defensive analysis: Weddle tied a season-high for tackles with 14, and Te’o had a season-high 10 tackles. ... San Diego’s defense allowed the Chiefs to finish 3 for 3 in the red zone. Defensively, the Chargers are No. 27 in the NFL in red zone efficiency (62.2 percent). ... Addae has played an average of 44 snaps a contest in the past three games. ... Ingram started his second-straight game, playing a season-high 49 snaps. ... San Diego’s 36 sacks are tied for No. 23 in the league.