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Game Primer: Chargers vs. Bengals

OG Jeromey Clary (USA TODAY Sports)

The Chargers return to the playoffs after a three-year absence, while the Bengals are back for the third year in a row. Will San Diego extend its magical late-season run, or will Cincinnati finally get the first playoff win of the Marvin Lewis era? We break it all down with a look at each phase of Sunday's game.

What to Watch on Offense The key for the offense is to stay true to the identity it built over the course of the season: move the chains and protect the football. Moving the chains was a problem last week against the Chiefs; after going three-and-out just 10 times in the first 15 games of the season, San Diego went three-and-out on its first three possessions of the second half against Kansas... Recommended Stories

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