Mathews carried 22 times for 102 yards in Monday's 19-9 win over the Colts. He did not catch a pass or score a touchdown, but the performance was encouraging considering it represents nearly a third of his yearly total of 336 yards.
A miserable season for Mathews now has a bright spot. The Chargers’ schedule yields a favorable matchup this week against Jacksonville, so an encore is possible, but Mathews has not been a reliable commodity thus far on the campaign.
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