Chargers-Eagles Capsule

Published September 12, 2013

| Associated Press

SAN DIEGO (0-1) At PHILADELPHIA (1-0)

Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS

OPENING LINE — Eagles by 7½

RECORD VS. SPREAD — San Diego 1-0, Philadelphia 1-0

SERIES RECORD — Chargers lead 6-4

LAST MEETING — Chargers beat Eagles 31-23, Nov. 15, 2009

LAST WEEK — Chargers lost to Texans 31-28; Eagles beat Redskins 33-27

AP PRO32 RANKING — Chargers No. 25; Eagles tied No. 12

CHARGERS OFFENSE — OVERALL (27), RUSH (18), PASS (24)

CHARGERS DEFENSE — OVERALL (28), RUSH (25T), PASS (26)

EAGLES OFFENSE — OVERALL (6), RUSH (1), PASS (25)

EAGLES DEFENSE — OVERALL (21), RUSH (13), PASS (24)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES — Chargers' only win in Philadelphia was in 1995 at old Veterans Stadium. ... Chargers need one more win for 400 in franchise history. ... Chargers rookie NT Kwame Geathers and Eagles DT Clifton Geathers are brothers. ... QB Philip Rivers tied career-high with 4 TD passes in loss to Houston. ... Rivers will make 114th consecutive start, second-longest string behind Eli Manning for QBs. ... WR Eddie Royal had two TDs on three catches. ... Coach Mike McCoy appeared in one preseason game at QB for Eagles in 1998. ... Tackle King Dunlap started 19 games for Eagles from 2008-12. ... TE Antonio Gates has 498 points and will pass WR Lance Alworth for fifth on club's all-time list with his next TD catch. ... Eagles QB Michael Vick was selected with No. 1 overall pick in 2001 draft by Atlanta, which acquired pick from San Diego. ... Vick led Falcons to 21-20 win over San Diego in his only start against Chargers, in 2004. ... Coach Chip Kelly was one of five rookie coaches to win his debut with Eagles and first since Rich Kotite in 1991. ... Eagles are 11-2 when RB LeSean McCoy runs for 100 yards. ... TE Brent Celek needs six catches to pass Hall of Fame WR Tommy McDonald for 10th on team's all-time list. ... WR Jason Avant had career-best 156 yards receiving against San Diego in 2009.

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