Raiders expose undefeated against dangerous Chargers
NFL Week 4 closes with the “Monday Night Football “, by ESPN and Star + (subscribe here). On this occasion, it is the Raiders who are going to Los Angeles to face the Chargers, a team that will seek to take the undefeated from Las Vegas.
Both franchises have beaten fearsome rivals, for example, the Raiders won against Baltimore a few weeks ago and last week the Chargers surprised by defeating the Kansas City Chiefs.
We look forward to a good meeting and we delve into the data that must be taken into account.
Raiders: Looking to start 4-0 for 1st. time since 2002 (they made it to the Super Bowl that year).
Raiders: Their total offense (471.0) and aerial (379.7) is the best in the NFL after 3 weeks.
Derek Carr (LV): 5-2 on Monday Night Football (4 consecutive wins).
Derek Carr (LV): He can become the 1st. QB in history to throw for 375+ yards in 4 straight games.
Derek Carr (LV): He can become 5th. QB in history with at least 1,500 passing yards after his team’s first 4 games in a season (adds 1,203 yards after 3 games).
Chargers: 12 wins in their last 18 meetings against the Raiders.
Chargers: 3 consecutive wins over Raiders in MNF. His last defeat was on Oct 21, 1996 by 23-14.
Chargers: They won 6 of the last 7 games that were defined by a touchdown (they lost 11 of the previous 12).
Mike Williams (LAC): His 26 pts. This season, they are the most for a non-kicker in the AFC after 3 Weeks.
Justin Herbert (LAC): He can become the 1st. QB since 1950, with 11 games of 300+ passing yards in his first 2 NFL seasons.
It will be the 1st. time since Week 14 of 2002 that these teams arrive with a winning mark in their confrontation.
It’s the 28th. time they have faced each other in primetime since 1970. They tie the most for a rivalry with the Cowboys-Eagles.