San Diego Buzz: Chargers host Bears on Monday Night Football

OCTOBER 25, 2015: A passionate Chargers fan gets the team fired up against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday.

Kevin Carden FOX Sports San Diego

With key injuries in abundance this season for the San Diego Chargers (2-6), things haven't been easy for quarterback Philip Rivers despite him leading the league in passing heading into Week 9. The Chicago Bears (2-5), who visit the Bolts on Monday night, have the fourth ranked defense in terms of passing yards allowed, but have struggled in closing out games as of late. And while the Chargers have been dealing with injuries all season, the Bears look like they'll be without Matt Forte and Eddie Royal for some time.

Rivers, speaking to the media on Wednesday, said it is going to take a group effort to replace Allen.

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