Sunday evening football rolls on with the Tennessee Titans traveling cross-country to take on the San Diego Chargers. The game is scheduled to kick off at 4:25 PM ET in Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, CA. You can watch all of the action regionally on CBS.
The Titans lost their home opener, 34-13, to the New England Patriots. There were few bright spots for the Titans in this game, as the Pats held a 390-284 edge in offensive yards and forced Tennessee into 2 turnovers. QB Jake Locker threw an efficient 23-of-32, for 229 yards, earning 1 TD and 1 interception in the process. Locker, though, had little help on offense, as they suffered a 162-20 deficit in rushing yards. The Titans’ defense also gave up at least 6 points per quarter to New England. Check the Sportsbook Odds for Notre Dame vs. Michigan State Game.
The Chargers won their road opener, 22-14, against the Oakland Raiders. Despite the Raiders holding a 321-258 edge in offensive yards, the Chargers were able to capitalize on Oakland’s miscues. The Raiders had 6 penalties, costing them 35 yards, as well as throwing 1 interception, and being sacked 3 times. The Chargers were able to make up the difference in field goals, kicking in 5 of them.
The Titans lost both SU and ATS in Week 1 as the home underdog. The Chargers won both SU and ATS in their opener as the road underdog. San Diego is 7-0 ATS in this series, 15-2 ATS against opponents from the AFC South, and 8-2 ATS coming off of a Monday night game. Start your Sportsbook Online Action on Titans vs. Chargers Game.
These two teams have met 6 times since 2001, with the Chargers winning every single one of them. Their last meeting, in October 2010, resulted in a Chargers victory, 33-25. In that one, San Diego was favored by 3 ½ points. In December 2009, the Chargers won 42-17 after Tennessee was favored by 3.
The Chargers are, not surprisingly, a 6 point favorite on Sunday evening. The over/under is set at 43 points.