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Chargers-Chiefs Gameday Primer

The Chargers and Chiefs, two playoff teams from last season, will play a virtual elimination game this Sunday at Qualcomm Stadium. The winner will be tied for the division lead (assuming the Denver Broncos lose on the road to the Indianapolis Colts); the loser falls to 1-3 and faces a tough uphill climb back to the playoffs.

OFFENSE Philip Rivers has thrown at least one interception in each of the last five games, dating back to the 2006 regular-season finale. He must do a better job protecting the ball against a Kansas City Chiefs defense that has intercepted at least one pass in six of the last seven contests. The last time the teams met, Rivers was limited to eight completions for 97 yards, the lowest numbers of... Recommended Stories

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