NFL Week 4 concludes with Monday Night Football; AFC West battle, Las Vegas Raiders invade the LA Chargers

LAS VEGAS RAIDERS (3-0)
AT LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (2-1)

MONDAY, OCT. 4, 2021 // 8:15 PM ET // SOFI STADIUM // REFEREE: JOHN HUSSEY

SoFi Stadium during the day in March 2021. By Thank You, CC BY 2.0, https commons.wikimedia.org

REGULAR-SEASON SERIES HISTORY

LEADER: Raiders lead all-time series, 65-55-2
STREAKS: Raiders have won 3 of past 4
LAST GAME: 12/17/20: Chargers 30 at Raiders 27 (OT)
LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/8/20: Raiders 31, Chargers 26

LAS VEGAS RAIDERS LEADERS

W 31-28 vs. Miami (OT) LAST WEEK

Jon Gruden: 10-6 COACH VS. OPP.

30.0/24.0 PTS. FOR/AGAINST

471.0 (1L) OFFENSE

Derek Carr: 88-136-1,203 (1L)-6-2-101.4 PASSING

Peyton Barber: 36-143-4.0-1 RUSHING

Darren Waller (TE): 20-224-11.2-1 RECEIVING

355.7 DEFENSE

Solomon Thomas: 2.5 SACKS

Trayvon Mullen: 1 INTs

+1 (3/2) TAKE/GIVE

AJ Cole: 51.6 (41.9) PUNTING (NET)

Daniel Carlson: 34 (T1L) (7/8 PAT; 9/9 FG) KICKING

RAIDERS NOTES

QB DEREK CARR completed 26 of 43 passes (60.5 pct.) for 386
yards & 2 TDs vs. INT for 95.7 rating last week. Can become 1st
player ever with 375+ pass yards & 2+ TD passes in each of
team’s 1st 4 games of season. Aims for his 6th in row vs. LAC
with 0 INTs. Leads NFL with 1,203 pass yards, 4th most in NFL
history through team’s 1st 3 games of season.
• RB JOSH JACOBS had 114 scrimmage yards (76 rush, 38 rec.)
& rush TD in last meeting. Aims for his 4th in row vs. LAC with
rush TD. Has 2 rush TDs in 2 of 3 career games on MNF. RB
PEYTON BARBER led team with 142 scrimmage yards (careerhigh 111 rush, 31 rec.) & had rush TD last week. RB KENYAN
DRAKE aims for his 6th in row with 50+ scrimmage yards. Has
150+ scrimmage yards in 2 of his past 3 on MNF.
• TE DARREN WALLER aims for his 9th in row with 5+ catches
& 50+ rec. yards. Had 9 catches for 150 yards & TD in last
meeting. Aims for 3rd in row vs. LAC with TD catch. WR HUNTER
RENFROW had 5 catches for 77 yards & 1st TD of season last
week. Aims for 4th in row with 5+ catches & 50+ rec. yards. WR
BRYAN EDWARDS led team with 89 rec. yards in Week 3.
• DE MAXX CROSBY has TFL in 4 of his past 5. Had sack in last
road meeting. DT SOLOMON THOMAS had 0.5 sacks & 1st-career
FF last week. LB DENZEL PERRYMAN is 1 of 3 in NFL (ERIC
KENDRICKS & BOBBY WAGNER) with 10+ tackles in 3 games this
season. LB CORY LITTLETON had 10 tackles & PD in Week 3. Has
9+ tackles in 4 of his past 5.

LEADERS LOS ANGELES CHARGERS

LAST WEEK W 30-24 at Kansas City

COACH VS. OPP. Brandon Staley: 0-0

PTS. FOR/AGAINST 22.3/20.0

OFFENSE 394.7

PASSING Justin Herbert: 88-126-956-6-3-97.9

RUSHING Austin Ekeler: 35-166-4.7-1

RECEIVING Mike Williams: 22-295-13.4-4

DEFENSE 371.7

SACKS Joey Bosa: 1.5

INTs Asante Samuel Jr. (R): 2

TAKE/GIVE +2 (6/4)

PUNTING (NET) Ty Long: 44.3 (39.5)

KICKING Tristan Vizcaino: 21 (3/5 PAT; 6/7 FG)

CHARGERS NOTES

QB JUSTIN HERBERT completed 26 of 38 passes (68.4 pct.) for
281 yards & season-high 4 TDs vs. 0 INTs for season-high 125
rating last week, his 2nd-career game with 4+ TD passes. Is 5th
player in SB era with 5 games with 3+ TD passes & 0 INTs in 1st
2 seasons. Has 300+ pass yards in 3 of past 4. Had 640 pass
yards (320 per game) & 5 TDs (4 pass, 1 rush) vs. 0 INTs for 112.4
rating in 2 games vs. LV last season.
• RB AUSTIN EKELER had 107 scrimmage yards (55 rush, 52 rec.)
& 1st TD catch of season last week. Aims for 3rd in row with
100+ scrimmage yards & 6+ catches.
• WR KEENAN ALLEN had team-high 8 catches for 50 yards & 1st
TD of season last week. Aims for 4th in row with 50+ rec. yards.
Has 5+ catches in 9 of his past 10 vs. Raiders. Aims for his 4th
in row on MNF with rec. TD. WR MIKE WILLIAMS had 7 catches
for season-high 122 yards & 2 TDs in Week 3. Aims for his 5th in
row with 6+ catches, 80+ rec. yards & rec. TD. Aims for his 3rd
in row on MNF with 75+ rec. yards.
• DE JOEY BOSA had 0.5 sacks last week. Has 8 TFL & 6 sacks in
7 career games vs. Raiders. Has sack in 2 of 3 career games
on MNF. LB KYZIR WHITE had season-high 8 tackles & 1st sack
of season in Week 3. Aims for 4th in row with 5+ tackles. Had
PD in last home meeting. Rookie CB ASANTE SAMUEL JR. aims
for 3rd in row with INT. Leads rookies with 2 INTs this season.
CB TEVAUGHN CAMPBELL had 2 PD & 2 FFs in Week 3. S ALOHI
GILMAN had 1st-career INT last week.

ON THE AIRWAVES

TV: ESPN (8:15 PM ET): Steve Levy, Brian Griese, Louis Riddick, Lisa Salters (field reporter)
NATIONAL RADIO: Westwood One: Kevin Harlan, Kurt Warner
SIRIUS: 81 (LV), 83 (LAC) | XM: 226 (LV), 225 (LAC) | SXM App: 816 (LV), 817 (LAC)

COURTESY NFLmedia.com

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