Chargers Schedule 2015: Predicting Every Game

By Ernie Padaon
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Jan 4, 2015; Arlington, TX, USA; Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson (81) cathces a pass over Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr (39) and Barry Church (42) during the fourth quarter in the NFC Wild Card Playoff Game at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

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How will the Chargers tiny corners do against the best receiver in the game. How will Brandon Flowers match-up against Calvin Johnson? That sounds like a nitghtmare, but Flowers would be up for the challenge.

With Flowers on Johnson, that would leave Jason Verrett to lock down Golden Tate. Matthew Stafford will look to take advantage of the Chargers height on defense. He will be looking to hit his receivers down the field for the big play.

Ndamukong Suh is no longer on the Lions defense, so they will be missing the big push in the middle. Will the Chargers be able to take advantage of that hole in the middle with the run game? I am sure that Chris Watt is happy that Suh is not there, but he will have to deal with him in the Miami game.

Lions 26 – Chargers 17

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