After a two-game homestead, the l. a. Chargers are going to be on the road. they’re going to combat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 1 p.m. ET Sunday at Raymond James Stadium. Coming off of a loss during a game they were expected to win, the Chargers nows face the more daunting task of proving themselves against unfavorable odds.
Los Angeles didn’t finish too far behind, but the team still lost 21-16 to the Carolina Panthers last week. Despite the loss, l. a. got a solid performance out of RB Austin Ekeler, who punched in one rushing touchdown additionally to catching 11 passes for 84 yards.
Meanwhile, Tampa Bay strolled past the Denver Broncos with points to spare last week, taking the match 28-10. Tampa Bay QB Tom Brady was slinging it as he passed for 3 TDs and 297 yards on 38 attempts. Brady ended up with a passer rating of 115.80.
Two defensive numbers to stay in mind before kickoff: l. a. ranks first within the NFL when it involves touchdowns allowed, with only four on the season. As for Tampa Bay , they enter the competition with only three passing touchdowns allowed, good for third best within the league.
How To Watch
When: Sunday at 1 p.m. ET
Where: Raymond James Stadium — Tampa, Florida
Online streaming: NFL TV (Try for free of charge . Regional restrictions may apply.)
Follow: CBS Sports App
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The Buccaneers are a solid 7-point favorite against the Chargers, consistent with the newest NFL odds.
The oddsmakers right in line with the betting community on this one, because the game opened as a 7-point spread, and stayed right there.
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Tampa Bay won the sole game these two teams have played within the last six years.
Dec 04, 2016 – Tampa Bay 28 vs. l. a. 21