The Chargers’ three-game profitable streak sputtered to a halt in a 37-23 loss to the Seattle Seahawks at SoFi Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
The Seahawks opened a 17-0 lead after one quarter and maintained a double-digit edge the remainder of the best way.
J.C. Jackson was carted off with a knee harm within the second quarter and vast receiver Mike Williams wanted to be helped off the sphere after sustaining an ankle harm. Chargers coach Brandon Staley described Jackson’s harm as “significant.”
Broad receiver Keenan Allen performed within the first half, getting back from a hamstring harm, however didn’t seem within the second half.
The Chargers struggled to cease Seahawks operating again Kenneth Walker III, who rushed for 168 yards and two touchdowns on 23 carries. His 74-yard landing run within the fourth quarter put the sport away for Seattle. Seahawks quarterback Geno Smith related on 20 of 27 passes for 210 yards, with a landing and an interception.
Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert accomplished on 33 of 51 passes for 293 yards, with two touchdowns and an interception. The Chargers, nonetheless, struggled in opposition to the NFL’s Thirty first-ranked dashing protection, with Austin Ekeler held to 31 yards on 9 carries. The Chargers had been held to 53 whole yards dashing.
“I’ve got to do a better job coaching this group and bringing it together,” Staley advised reporters after the sport. “I’ve got to make sure I do a better job with this team. It starts with me.”
The Chargers return to motion Nov. 6 at Atlanta.