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Five to Watch: Chargers vs. Jets

C Jeremy Newberry (Doug Pensinger/Getty)

The Chargers take to the national stage as they face the New York Jets on Monday Night Football. Although everyone will be under the bright lights of primetime, five players will find themselves squarely under the spotlight. Samantha Fillerup examines these players and their matchups as the Chargers seek their first victory of the season.

1. Jeremy Newberry has played well in Nick Hardwick's absence, yet his biggest challenge is yet to come. New York Jets NT Kris Jenkins has been a revelation in Eric Mangini's 3-4 defense and Newberry will be charged with controlling him on Monday. Jenkins had three tackles for a loss last week against the New England Patriots and already has his sights set on San Diego's backfield. "I did get a... Recommended Stories

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