The New England Patriots were easily defeated by the San Diego Chargers, 41 to 17, on October 2, 2005.

Final

SD

41

NE

17

Team

SD

NE

1

3

7

2

14

10

3

14

0

4

10

0

Total

41

17

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

SD

NE

Chargers

Nate Kaeding 42-yard field goal

3

0

Patriots

Corey Dillon 1-yard run (Adam Vinatieri kick)

3

7

2nd quarter

SD

NE

Chargers

Keenan McCardell 11-yard pass from Drew Brees (Nate Kaeding kick)

10

7

Patriots

Tim Dwight 30-yard pass from Tom Brady (Adam Vinatieri kick)

10

14

Chargers

LaDainian Tomlinson 8-yard run (Nate Kaeding kick)

17

14

Patriots

Adam Vinatieri 24-yard field goal

17

17

3rd quarter

SD

NE

Chargers

LaDainian Tomlinson 1-yard run (Nate Kaeding kick)

24

17

Chargers

Reche Caldwell 28-yard pass from Drew Brees (Nate Kaeding kick)

31

17

4th quarter

SD

NE

Chargers

Nate Kaeding 21-yard field goal

34

17

Chargers

Clinton Hart 40-yard interception return (Nate Kaeding kick)

41

17