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Sep 29, 2013; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers tight end Antonio Gates (85) scores a touchdown on a 56-yard pass play from quarterback Philip Rivers (not pictured) during second half action against the Dallas Cowboys at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports

Chargers-Raiders CapsuleWashington PostChargers won last three meetings in series. … San Diego coach Mike McCoy (offense), Oakland coach Dennis Allen (defense) were coordinators together in Denver in 2011. … San Diego second in AFC in scoring at 27 points per game. … Chargers QB 

Raiders’ Allen, Chargers‘ McCoy to meet for first time as head coachesSan Jose Mercury NewsALAMEDA — Raiders coach Dennis Allen and counterpart Mike McCoy of the San DiegoChargers are the two youngest coaches in the NFL, worked as coordinators on the same staff in 2011 and at one point were under consideration for the same job.

Matchup: Chargers at RaidersSportingNews.comAntonio Gates, TE, Chargers. Gates is back in top form. He has two 100-yard games and has scored in each of San Diego’s last two games. He’s caught 15 passes on 19 targets on passes thrown 10 yards or less. He’s always going to be Philip Rivers’ go-to 

Chargers carry on without Dwight FreeneyU-T San DiegoThe Chargers rookie outside linebacker lugged around Freeney’s equipment whenever the team traveled, specifically items the 12th-year veteran kept to maintain his body. “I had to carry it on trips when we went away,” Williams said, smiling in 

Chargers Underwrite Mammograms to Help WomenPatch.comIf additional women need to be served, they will receive a mammogram on a later date, the San Diego Chargers, who are underwriting the costs of the mammograms in connection with Breast Cancer Awareness Month, announced today. Women under 40 

Chargers‘ Jeromey Clary built toughU-T San DiegoThe Chargers right guard returned to practice Thursday as a limited participant, and that is about right. The eighth-year veteran has earned a reputation for toughness, the latest example Sept. 22 when he gutted through a first-quarter injury in Nashville.

Chargers vs. Raiders: Key Matchups for OaklandBleacher ReportEven if McFadden is held out, it probably won’t change the Raiders game plan much against a Chargers team that has been rejuvenated under first-year coach Mike McCoy. Here’s a look at some of the key matchups for Sunday’s game, which is slated to