By The Associated Press
LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (0-4) at NEW YORK GIANTS (0-4)
Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS
OPENING LINE - Giants by 3
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Chargers 0-4, Giants 2-2
SERIES RECORD - Chargers lead 6-5
LAST MEETING - Chargers beat Giants 37-14, Dec. 8, 2013
LAST WEEK - Chargers lost to Eagles 26-24; Giants lost to Buccaneers 25-23
AP PRO32 RANKING - Chargers No. 29, Giants No. 28
CHARGERS OFFENSE - OVERALL (15), RUSH (29), PASS (6)
CHARGERS DEFENSE - OVERALL (23), RUSH (31), PASS (6)
GIANTS OFFENSE - OVERALL (19), RUSH (31), PASS (7)
GIANTS DEFENSE - OVERALL (25), RUSH (28), PASS (14)
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Both teams specialize in losing close games. ... Chargers have won last three meetings. They have lost their last nine regular-season games dating to Nov. 27. ... QB Philip Rivers threw for 347 yards, two touchdowns, no interceptions against Eagles. .. RB Melvin Gordon has TD runs in three of four games. ... WR Keenan Allen had 138 yards receiving last week. Aims for sixth straight 100-yard game vs. NFC. ... WR Tyrell Williams had 75-yard TD catch vs. Eagles. ... LB Jatavis Brown ranks No. 2 in NFL with 41 tackles. .. DE Melvin Ingram has 5+ sacks, tied for second in league. S Jahleel Addae had team-high 11 tackles last week. .. CB Casey Hayward has seven interceptions since 2016, tied for NFL lead. ... QB Eli Manning has five TD passes in last five quarters. ... Rookie RB Wayne Gallman caught his first TD pass against Bucs. ... WR Odell Beckham Jr. has seven TD catches in last seven at home. ... DE Jason Pierre-Paul has 3 1/2 sacks and two forced fumbles in past two at home. ... Playing for Rams, CB Janoris Jenkins had 99-yard interception return for touchdown in only game vs. Chargers. ... Fantasy Tip: Allen had two TD catches last time Chargers played Giants. ... With talk about Beckham, Brandon Marshall and rookie TE Evan Engram, it's easy to overlook Sterling Shepard. He leads team with 21 catches and 254 yards receiving. Beckham and Marshall are banged-up. Watch for Manning to look for No. 87.
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Updated October 5, 2017