NFL PREVIEW: LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (3-7) AT BUFFALO BILLS (7-3)
REGULAR SEASON HISTORY:
LEADER: Chargers lead all-time series, 24-10-2
STREAKS: Chargers have won past 4
LAST GAME: 11/19/17: Bills 24 at Chargers 54
LAST GAME AT SITE: 9/16/18: Chargers 31, Bills 20
QB JUSTIN HERBERT (rookie) completed 37 of 49 passes (75.5 pct.) for career-high 366 yards with 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 116.5 rating last week, his 5th game with 3+ TD passes, most by rookie in NFL history. Has 5 games with 300+ pass yards, tied 2ndmost by rookie in NFL history. Has 2+ TD passes in 7 straight, longest streak by rookie in NFL history. Leads qualified rookies in pass yards (2,699), TD passes (22) & rating (104.7). • RB KALEN BALLAGE had 71 scrimmage yards (44 rush, 27 rec.) last week. Aims for 4th in row with 70+ scrimmage yards. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Buf. with rush TD. RB JOSHUA KELLEY ranks 5th among AFC rookies with 456 scrimmage yards. • WR KEENAN ALLEN had career-high 16 catches for 145 yards & TD last week, becoming 5th player in NFL history with 15+ catches in 2 career games. Has 13+ catches in 6 career games, most in NFL history. Aims for 5th in row with rec. TD. Has 100+ rec. yards in 2 of past 3. Has 18 catches for 226 yards (113 per game) & 2 TDs in his past 2 vs. Buf. Leads NFL with 81 catches. WR MIKE WILLIAMS had 4 catches for 72 yards & TD in Week 11. Has 70+ rec. yards in 3 of past 4. Had TD catch in last meeting. Has rec. TD in 2 of past 3 on road. TE HUNTER HENRY aims for 3rd in row with TD catch. • DE JOEY BOSA had sack & FF in only career game vs. Buf. (11/19/17). Aims for 3rd in row on road with TFL. DE MELVIN INGRAM had 1.5 sacks in last meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Buf. with TFL. LB DENZEL PERRYMAN had 1st sack of season last week. Had 6 tackles & TFL in last meeting. CB TEVAUGHN CAMPBELL had 6-yard INT-TD last week, his 1st-career INT.
QB JOSH ALLEN completed 32 of 49 passes (65.3 pct.) for 284 yards & 2 TDs vs. 2 INTs & had 1st-career TD catch in Week 10. Aims for 3rd in row with 2+ TD passes. Passed for 245 yards in last meeting. Has 7 TDs (6 pass, 1 rush) vs. 2 INTs for 95.8 rating in his past 3 vs. AFC West. Has 15 TDs (11 pass, 4 rush) vs. 3 INTs for 108.9 rating in 5 home games this season. • RB DEVIN SINGLETARY has 75+ scrimmage yards in 2 of 3 career games vs. AFC West. Rookie RB ZACK MOSS has rush TD in 2 of his past 3. Has 4 rush TDs in 4 home games this season. Is 1 of 4 rookies with 3+ rush TDs (3) & rec. TD in 2020. • WR STEFON DIGGS had 10 catches for 93 yards & TD in Week 10, his 5th game with 8+ catches this season, tied 2nd-most in NFL. Aims for 4th in row with 90+ rec. yards. Had 4 catches for 76 yards in only career game vs. LAC (12/15/19 with Min.). Has 75+ rec. yards in 3 of his past 4 vs. AFC West. Ranks 2nd in NFL in catches (73) & rec. yards (906) this season. WR JOHN BROWN had 6 catches for 72 yards in Week 10. Aims for 3rd in row with 6+ catches & 70+ rec. yards. WR COLE BEASLEY led team with 11 catches for season-high 109 yards & TD in Week 10. Aims for his 4th in row vs. AFC West with TD catch. • S JORDAN POYER had 2 PD & INT in Week 10. Aims for 3rd in row with INT. Has 10+ tackles in 2 of past 3. Had2 TFL & FF in last meeting. Leads all safeties with 80 tackles. CB TARON JOHNSON had sack & FF in Week 10. LB A.J. KLEIN has 3 sacks in his past 2. Had sack & FF in only career game vs. Chargers (12/11/16 with Car.). Has FF in 3 of 4 career games vs. AFC West. DT JUSTIN ZIMMER had 1st-career sack in Week 10.
ON THE AIRWAVES TV: CBS (1:00 PM ET): Greg Gumbel, Rich Gannon, Jay Feely (field reporter) SIRIUS: 146 (LAC), 134 (Buf) | XM: 383 (LAC), 228 (Buf)