SAN DIEGO (2-5) at BALTIMORE (1-6)
Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS
OPENING LINE – Ravens by 3
RECORD VS. SPREAD – Chargers 2-5, Ravens 1-5-1
SERIES RECORD – Tied 5-5
LAST MEETING – Chargers beat Ravens 34-33, Nov. 30, 2014
LAST WEEK – Chargers lost to Raiders 37-29; Ravens lost to Cardinals 26-18
AP PRO32 RANKING – Chargers No. 22, Ravens No. 28
CHARGERS OFFENSE – OVERALL (1), RUSH (29), PASS (1).
CHARGERS DEFENSE – OVERALL (18), RUSH (31), PASS (9).
RAVENS OFFENSE – OVERALL (15), RUSH (19), PASS (12).
RAVENS DEFENSE – OVERALL (25), RUSH (10), PASS (28).
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES – Chargers have won three of last five meetings between teams. … San Diego WR/KR Jacoby Jones played three seasons with Ravens and was force in Baltimore’s 2012 Super Bowl run before leaving as free agent this past offseason. … Ravens DE Lawrence Guy and CB Shareece Wright are former Chargers. … San Diego QB Philip Rivers has 15 TD passes and seven INTs lifetime against Baltimore. He’s working on streak of four straight 300-yard passing games, including 503-yard effort at Green Bay. No Chargers QB has ever had five consecutive 300-yard games. … San Diego WR Keenan Allen leads NFL with 62 receptions, most in NFL history over first seven games of any season. In his only game against Ravens, Allen had 11 catches for 121 yards and two TDs. … San Diego’s Melvin Gordon ranks second among NFL rookies with 328 yards rushing. … Chargers have been outscored 108-59 in first half but own 75-49 edge in fourth quarter. … Ravens’ 1-6 start is worst in franchise history. It includes two three-game losing streaks. … Baltimore owns minus-7 turnover differential and has not recorded takeaway in four games since Sept. 27. … Ravens QB Joe Flacco is 2-2 against Chargers, throwing seven TDs and three INTs. … Ravens WR Steve Smith leads team with 41 receptions and 588 yards receiving. He needs 50 yards to pass Cris Carter for 10th all-time with 13,900 yards. … Since coach John Harbaugh took over in 2008, Baltimore is 12-2 in November home games. … Ravens PK Justin Tucker has 88.8 percent success rate on FGs, second best in NFL history behind Cowboys’ Dan Bailey. … Fantasy Tip: Rivers should have a productive afternoon leading league’s top-ranked offense against porous, injury-riddled Baltimore pass defense.
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