NFL Prediction: San Diego Chargers at Oakland Raiders

Monday Night Football is at last back and the second round of the twofold header to open the season brings us two harsh opponents, San Diego Rehabs (8-8 last season) and Oakland (8-8 last season). The two groups head into the season with season finisher desires, after last season they were both dispensed with on the last day of the customary season. The games most evident inquiry that should be addressed is whether the Chargers will have the option to at last shut down their famously moderate beginning seasons. QB Philip Rivers is back in the wake of going for 4624 yards and 27 TDs, yet in addition 20 INTs. He will have his preferred objective in TE Antonio Gates, however top WR Vincent Jackson has at last left from the group for Tampa Bay. Waterways however has the advantage of giving the ball off to a 1000 yard rusher from a year back in Ryan Mathews. However, Mathews is sketchy to begin the game as he is as yet rehabbing a physical issue. All things considered, the weapons are obviously there for the offense to succeed, however the equivalent can’t be said for a hostile line that battled all through all of last season. It’s despite everything decided with regards to whether mentor Norv Turner will have the option to turn that defect around. Oakland’s protection might not have been truly outstanding in the class a season prior, however they will be an improved unit under new lead trainer Dennis Allen, Denver’s previous guarded facilitator.

Oakland’s offense, which arrived at the midpoint of 380 yards for each game will likewise hope to improve. This season they will begin the year with Pro Bowl QB Carson Palmer, who was procured halfway through last season. They will likewise begin with a sound Darren Mcfadden. Before being harmed in his seventh game last season Mcfadden was averaging a rankling 5.4 yards for each convey. On the off chance that he can keep that number consistent, at that point the Raiders will have a strong adjusted assault on offense. They will likewise be facing a maturing cautious unit, that may have seen their greatest days in years past.

The Raiders will be an all through operating at a profit Hole. With desires at a top since their Super Bowl appearance, Oakland will come out to a home group prepared to play. In years past it was hard to accept Oakland as a genuine danger; they appear to be changed now however. In this way, take Oakland – 1 as Mcfadden will have a major day against a maturing protection, while Oakland’s safeguard will hold solid

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