INGLEWOOD, Calif. – The Las Vegas Raiders have been the beneficiaries of one other brutal end for the Los Angeles Chargers.
Justin Herbert’s move to Donald Parham Jr. for a 4-yard landing on the ultimate play of the sport was overturned after a replay overview, and Las Vegas held on to beat LA 31-26 on Sunday.
Derek Carr threw two landing passes for Las Vegas (5-3), which improved to 4-1 on the highway. Herbert was 26 of 42 for 326 yards and two touchdowns for the Chargers (2-6), all of whose losses have come by seven factors or much less.
This time, Los Angeles bought the ball on its 25 with 4:37 remaining and drove to the Las Vegas 4. Herbert discovered Parham in the precise nook of the top zone, however after a replay overview, the landing was overturned when it was decided the tight finish didn’t preserve possession all through the catch.
The Raiders trailed 17-14 at halftime however scored on their first two drives of the second half. Carr hit Nelson Agholor for a 45-yard TD after which Darren Waller had a 3-yard rating to provide Las Vegas a 28-17 benefit with 7:49 remaining within the third quarter.
Michael Badgley’s second discipline purpose introduced the Chargers inside 28-20. On LA’s subsequent possession, Herbert threw a display screen move to Gabe Nabers for a 4-yard landing, however the 2-point conversion try failed with 9:12 remaining.
The Chargers compelled a three-and-out, however Las Vegas’ Kyle Wilber recovered KJ Hill’s muffed punt on the LA 31. The Raiders took benefit on Daniel Carlson’s 31-yard discipline purpose with 4:42 left.
Carr completed 13 of 23 for 163 yards.
GROUNDING IT OUT
Oakland’s speeding assault was sturdy for the second straight sport, gaining 160 yards and averaging 6.2 yards per carry. Devonte Booker led the best way with 68 yards on eight carries and Josh Jacobs had 14 carries for 65 yards.
The Raiders opened the scoring on their second drive when Booker went 23 yards round proper finish with 4:42 remaining within the first quarter for his first landing in two years.
Los Angeles’ Kalan Ballage evened it at 7 early within the second quarter when he took a pitch from Herbert on fourth-and-1 from the Raiders 5 and located a gap on the precise facet of the road to attain his first NFL landing. Ballage – who had 15 carries for 69 yards – was signed to the observe squad earlier within the season and was referred to as up for the sport on account of accidents.
Jacobs put the Raiders again on prime with 5:34 remaining within the first half on a 14-yard run.
The Chargers grew to become the primary workforce in almost 11 years to attain 10 or extra factors within the last 20 seconds of the primary half as they rallied to take a 17-14 lead at halftime.
Herbert related with Keenan Allen for a 27-yard landing to tie it at 14 with 19 seconds remaining. Las Vegas bought the ball again with two timeouts remaining and determined to not run out the clock. The transfer backfired when Jerry Tillery sacked Carr, compelled a fumble and recovered the ball on the Raiders 27 with 8 seconds left, and Badgley made a 45-yard discipline purpose.
The final time to attain 10 factors that late within the half was Philadelphia on Dec. 28, 2008, towards Dallas.