It’s the Los Angeles Chargers (9-7) vs. the Las Vegas Raiders (9-7) this week on Sunday Night Football in a win-or-go-home game as the regular season comes to an end. Live coverage begins at 7:00 p.m. ET with Football Night in America. The match-up will also be available via live stream on Peacock. See below for additional information on how to watch the game. Click here to see the other playoff-clinching scenarios for week 18.
Justin Herbert and the LA Chargers defeated the Denver Broncos 34-13 at home on Sunday. Herbert finished the game 22-of-31 passing for 237 yards with two touchdowns setting the franchise record with a total of 35 touchdown passes on the season. The previous record (34) was set by Philip Rivers in 2008. WR Mike Williams caught three passes for 63 yards with a touchdown in Sunday’s victory while RB Austin Ekeler had 17 carries for 58 yards and touchdown.
Derek Carr and the Las Vegas Raiders are coming off a 23-20 win against the Indianapolis Colts. Carr went 24-for-31 for 255 yards with one touchdown and two interceptions. WR Zay Jones made eight catches for 120 yards exceeding the 100-yard mark in a game for the first time in his career. WR Hunter Renfrow also achieved a major milestone in Sunday’s win, surpassing a total of 1,000 receiving yards for the first time in his career. Renfrow made 7 catches for 76 yards and a touchdown against the Colts.
Week 18 Picks and Power Rankings:
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How to watch the LA Chargers vs Las Vegas Raiders:
- Where: Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada
- When: Sunday, January 9
- Start Time: 8:20 p.m. ET kickoff; live coverage begins at 7:00 p.m. ET with Football Night In America
- TV Channel: NBC
- Stream live: Watch live on Peacock or with the NBC Sports App
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