Game Preview - Los Angeles Chargers at Cincinnati Bengals

Visiting Team:Los Angeles Chargers (0-0) - Roster, Stats, Results, Transactions
Home Team:Cincinnati Bengals (0-0) - Roster, Stats, Results, Transactions
Date:Sunday, September 13, 2020, 4:05 PM EDT
Place:Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati, OH
Series History:LA Chargers leads series, 21-15
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The following is a preview of the game between the Los Angeles Chargers and the Cincinnati Bengals to be played on September 13, 2020. Statistics and rankings below are final for the 2019 NFL Regular Season.

Detailed Team Records (2019 Final)

 LA ChargersCincinnati
Overall Record5-112-14
Home Record2-62-6
Away Record3-50-8
Division Record0-61-5
Conference Record3-92-10
Inter-conference Record2-20-4
Strength of Victory39-41 (.487)13-19 (.406)
Strength of Schedule131-124-1 (.514)141-114-1 (.553)
Vs. Common Opponents2-30-5
StreakL3W1
Turnover Margin-17-14

Offensive Rankings (2019 Final)

 LA ChargersCincinnati
Total Yardage10th (367.4 YPG)26th (323.1 YPG)
Points Scored21st (21.1 PPG)30th (17.4 PPG)
Rushing Yardage28th (90.8 YPG)25th (94.8 YPG)
Passing Yardage6th (276.6 YPG)19th (228.2 YPG)

Defensive Rankings (2019 Final)

 LA ChargersCincinnati
Total Yardage Allowed6th (313.1 YPG)29th (393.7 YPG)
Points Allowed14th (21.6 PPG)25th (26.2 PPG)
Rushing Yardage Allowed18th (112.8 YPG)32nd (148.9 YPG)
Passing Yardage Allowed5th (200.2 YPG)21st (244.8 YPG)

Statistical Comparison (2019 Final)

OFFENSE
 LA ChargersCincinnati
TOTAL POINTS SCORED337279
Total Touchdowns3728
Rushing129
Passing2418
Returns11
Field Goals26/3427/31
Extra Points35/3524/25
FIRST DOWNS349312
Rushing9085
Passing220191
Penalty3936
Third Down Conversions86-194 (44.3%)80-222 (36.0%)
Fourth Down Conversions10-18 (55.6%)13-26 (50.0%)
TOTAL YARDS GAINED5,8795,169
Rushing Yards1,4531,517
Rushing Yards Per Game90.894.8
Rushing Attempts366385
Rushing Average3.973.94
Passing Yards (Net)4,4263,652
Attempts-Completions-Pct597-394 (66.0%)616-356 (57.8%)
Times Sacked - Yards Lost34-22248-342
Had Intercepted2016
Punts4875
Average Yards47.045.3
Kickoff Returns3542
Kickoff Return Yards7261,091
Kickoff Return Average20.7425.98
Touchdowns01
Punt Returns2229
Punt Return Yards118164
Punt Return Average5.365.66
Touchdowns10
Penalties-Yards103-87293-761
Fumbles-Lost21-1125-14

DEFENSE
 LA ChargersCincinnati
OPPONENT POINTS SCORED345420
Total Touchdowns4047
Rushing1517
Passing2125
Returns45
Field Goals23/3330/34
Extra Points32/3844/45
OPPONENT FIRST DOWNS285328
Rushing101124
Passing156183
Penalty2821
Third Down Conversions88-195 (45.1%)89-209 (42.6%)
Fourth Down Conversions8-13 (61.5%)5-10 (50.0%)
OPPONENT YARDS GAINED5,0096,299
Opponent Rushing Yards1,8052,382
Rushing Yards Per Game112.8148.9
Rushing Attempts429504
Rushing Average4.214.73
Opponent Passing Yards (Net)3,2043,917
Attempts-Completions-Pct464-328 (70.7%)499-308 (61.7%)
Sacks - Opponent Yards Lost30-19031-204
Intercepted by1111
Opponent Punts6069
Average Yards44.444.5
Opponent Kickoff Returns3619
Kickoff Return Yards883401
Kickoff Return Average24.5321.11
Touchdowns10
Opponent Punt Returns3324
Punt Return Yards252136
Punt Return Average7.645.67
Touchdowns00
Opponent Penalties-Yards108-959122-988
Opponent Fumbles-Recovered16-311-5

2020 NFL Scores - Week 1
Thursday, September 10, 2020
  8:20 PM
Houston --
Kansas City --
Sunday, September 13, 2020
  1:00 PM
Seattle --
Atlanta --
  1:00 PM
Cleveland --
Baltimore --
  1:00 PM
NY Jets --
Buffalo --
  1:00 PM
Las Vegas --
Carolina --
  1:00 PM
Chicago --
Detroit --
  1:00 PM
Indianapolis --
Jacksonville --
  1:00 PM
Green Bay --
Minnesota --
  1:00 PM
Miami --
New England --
  1:00 PM
Philadelphia --
Washington --
  4:05 PM
LA Chargers --
Cincinnati --
  4:25 PM
Tampa Bay --
New Orleans --
  4:25 PM
Arizona --
San Francisco --
  8:20 PM
Dallas --
LA Rams --
Monday, September 14, 2020
  7:15 PM
Pittsburgh --
NY Giants --
  10:10 PM
Tennessee --
Denver --