Andy Dalton has struggled, causing the Bengals' grip on the AFC North to lessen. They will try to hold on against a talented Chargers team trying to find their way to a wild card spot on the back of an excellent season from Philip Rivers.
Game Date/Time and Location: Sunday, Dec. 1, 4:25 p.m. ET at Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, Calif.
TV schedule and distribution map: CBS; The506.com
Live coverage and updates:
Bengals blog: Cincy Jungle / Follow Cincy Jungle on Twitter
Chargers blog: Bolts from the Blue / Follow Bolts from the Blue on Twitter
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Radio schedule: Cincinnati: WCKY 1530 AM, WEBN 102.7 FM and WLW 700 AM; San Diego: Rock 105.3 FM and XHFG 107.3 FM (Spanish)
Watch Online: Verizon subscribers can watch games live with the NFL Mobile app (subscription required). NFL Game Pass offers live online broadcasts to users outside the USA.
More on the matchup: Cincinnati won a close game when these sides last met, with Andy Dalton throwing a touchdown and running in another in Bengals win, 20-13. San Diego is playing well under first-year head coach Mike McCoy. Philip Rivers is playing very well this year, despite getting very little coverage. The game on Sunday will hinge on which quarterback plays better, and whether Dalton can find some much-needed reliability.
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