Reeling Jaguars, Chargers looking to snap losing streaks


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OPENING LINE – Chargers by 7 1/2

RECORD VS. SPREAD – Jaguars 2-4; Chargers 1-3-1

SERIES RECORD – Chargers lead 8-3

LAST MEETING – Chargers beat Jaguars 45-10 on Dec. 8, 2019, at Jacksonville

LAST WEEK – Jaguars lost to Lions 34-16; Chargers had bye, lost to Saints 30-27 on Oct. 12

AP PRO32 RANKING – Jaguars No. 30, Chargers No. 22





STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES — Both teams are on losing streaks since winning their openers. The Jaguars have lost five straight and the Chargers have dropped their last four. … Jacksonville has lost six of its last seven road games. … This is the first time in Jacksonville’s 26-year franchise history it is making a trip to Los Angeles. The Chargers are still looking for their first home win at SoFi Stadium. … Jaguars QB Gardner Minshew’s 162 completions lead league and are the most in NFL history by a first- or second-year player through Week 6 of a season. … RB James Robinson has 362 yards, the most by an undrafted running back in the first six games of a career since the merger. … Jacksonville is the only team to have three wide receivers with at least 25 receptions. Keelan Cole Sr. leads the way with 27, followed by rookie Laviska Shenault Jr. (26) and DJ Chark Jr. with 25. …. LB Joe Schobert has picked off five passes since the start of last season, tied for the most in the league among linebackers. … Los Angeles has blown 17-point, first-half leads in two straight games, marking the first team to do that since the 2003 Atlanta Falcons. … Los Angeles is 5-7 since 2008 when coming off a bye week. … QB Justin Herbert leads the league with a 140.9 passer rating on third downs. His 68.8% completion rate and a 107.1 passer rating are the highest by a rookie in league history with a minimum of 100 pass attempts. … RB Austin Ekeler is on injured reserve with a hamstring strain. … RB Joshua Kelley is fourth among AFC rookie backs with 296 scrimmage yards. … RB Justin Jackson had a career-high 94 scrimmage yards in the last game at New Orleans. … WR Keenan Allen has 96 catches on third downs since 2017. … WR Mike Williams had two touchdowns in LA’s last game for the fourth multi-TD game of his career. … DE Joey Bosa has four sacks this season. His 181 QB pressures since entering the league in 2016 rank third. … LB Kyzir White had a career-high 15 tackles against the Saints and has double-digit stops in three straight games. … Fantasy tip: The Jaguars’ defense has held rookie quarterbacks to an average of 202.4 passing yards per game and a 71.4 passer rating since 2016. Herbert is averaging 298.8 yards in four starts.


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