In this weekly article, Pro Football Spotlight will bring you the statistical analysis of the recent Broncos game. PFS will take a look at where the Broncos chose to run ball and what players were called on to work certain parts of the field. For example: Did you know that the Chargers attacked the Broncos around the right end of the formation, 10 times?
Let’s take a look at those blocking grades…
Below, you can find the top contributors to the Chargers game.
If you want a more in-depth analysis on where the Broncos were running…then check out the chart, below. In the chart, you will find the number of attempts toward each offensive line position, average yards, per area, and which players were used to attack those areas.
Where did the Chargers rush the ball?
|Left End.||Left Tackle||Left Guard||Up the Middle||Right Guard||Right Tackle||Right End|
- The Chargers end up running the ball 12 times toward the center of the formation. They end the day with a 3.5 yard per attempt toward that area.
- It appears San Diego rally made an attempt to attack the right end area, against the Broncos. They ran the ball 10 times for 80 yards.
- Mathews gets the bulk of the carries for the Chargers, this week.
Broncos Passing Game
| 2011 Target By Zone Chart
||–||–||V. Brown 2/0-0
||–||V.Brown 1/0-0||–||V.Brown 4/3-50|
||–||A.Gates 6/4-36||–||A.Gates 2/1-5
|P.Crayton 2/1-11|| R.Mathews 1/1-5
| V.Jackson 1/1-10
|| V.Jackson 2/1-15
**Graph shows the number of times a player was targeted in a specific area and the total yards receiving in that area.
- Philip Rivers does not complete a pass to any deep zone this week. A big change from his normal tendencies.
- Antonio Gates gets the bulk of the targets in the short middle zone, this week. He is targeted 6 times and pulls in 4 of them.
- Vincent Brown gets targeted 4 times in the short right zone. He pulls in 3 balls for 50 yards.
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