Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert is shooting 382 yards, including a 53-yard winning pass to Mike Williams after the Pittsburgh Steelers canceled the Los Angeles 17-point lead in the fourth quarter.
Justin Herbert threw 382 yards and Austin Eckeler scored four touchdowns when the Los Angeles Chargers beat off the last Pittsburgh Steelers comeback and won 41-37 in the thriller Sunday Night.
Herbert completed 30 of 41 assists, making three assists for one interception. He also had 90 team yards racing over the ground. However, the Los Angeles quarterback lost out to team-mate Ekeler, who had 115 yards from the scrum and four TDs – two quick, two receivers.
Steelers quarterback Ben Rotlisberger – activated from the Reserve / COVID-19 roster on Saturday after missing a 16-16 draw with unbeaten Detroit Lions last week – has made 28 of 44 assists for 273 yards and three touchdowns.
Big Ben’s two hitting shots came 26 seconds apart when he spotted tights from Eric Ebron and Pat Freyermouth, each from five yards on either side of an interception by Herbert, who tied 34-34.
Chris Boswell scored a 45-yard field game to see Pittsburgh ahead in the next streak after Los Angeles turned the ball down, but Herbert found Williams to win the game with just over two minutes left and the Chargers. the defense did everything else to hold out until the victory.
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That means the Steelers are down to 5-4-1 for the season and the Chargers down to 6-4.
Pittsburgh opened the scoring in the middle of the first quarter with a 36-yard field goal from Boswell, but Los Angeles took the lead in their next possession when Ekeler ran six yards ahead, making the first of his four TDs.