HALI MOVES INTO TOP 50 ALL TIME: LB Tamba Hali sacked QB Philip Rivers twice for a loss of 20 yards. Hali now owns 85.0 career sacks and moves into the top 50 for most sacks in NFL history (T-49th with DE Osi Umenyiora). Among active players, Hali ranks 10th in total sacks. Hali has sacked QB Philip Rivers 13.5 times in his career, the most against a single player in his career. Hali has 13.5 sacks against the Chargers as well, most of any team he's faced in his career.
With 2.0 sacks in today's contest, LB Tamba Hali moves into second place in franchise history with 20 multi-sack performances, trailing only Pro Football Hall of Fame LB Derrick Thomas, who had 27.
His 85.0 career sacks inches him closer to taking over second place in franchise history, needing just 2.0 more sacks to pass DE Neil Smith's total of 86.5 sacks.