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Behind Enemy Lines: Chargers vs. Raiders II

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Our experts, Michael Lombardo of and Michael Wagaman of Silver & Black Illustrated, analyze Sunday's game between the Chargers and Raiders at McAfee Stadium in Oakland. Let's conclude this two-part series with six questions from Wagaman to Lombardo.

Michael Wagaman: How much has losing Shawne Merriman affected the defense and the rest of the team in general? Michael Lombardo: The impact of Merriman's season-ending knee surgery cannot be overstated. Look no further than San Diego's Week 2 matchup against the Denver Broncos, when Jay Cutler dropped back to pass more than 50 times and was sacked just once. The Chargers sorely missed Merriman's... Recommended Stories

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