Who’s Playing

Las Vegas @ Los Angeles

Current Records: Las Vegas 3-0; Los Angeles 2-1

What to Know

The Las Vegas Raiders and the Los Angeles Chargers are even-steven against one another since October of 2016 (5-5), but not for long. Las Vegas and the Chargers will face off in an AFC West battle at 8:15 p.m. ET on Monday at SoFi Stadium. The teams split their matchups last year, with Las Vegas winning the first 31-26 on the road and Los Angeles taking the second 30-27.

It may have taken overtime to finish the job, but Las Vegas ultimately got the result they were hoping for this past Sunday with a 31-28 win over the Miami Dolphins. Las Vegas’ RB Peyton Barber was one of the most active players for the team, rushing for one TD and 111 yards on 23 carries. Barber’s performance made up for a slower game against the Pittsburgh Steelers two weeks ago.

Special teams collected 11 points for Las Vegas. K Daniel Carlson booted in three field goals, the longest a 50-yarder in the second quarter, which ultimately accounted for the difference in the matchup.

Meanwhile, the Chargers didn’t have too much breathing room in their contest with the Kansas City Chiefs this past Sunday, but they still walked away with a 30-24 victory. Los Angeles QB Justin Herbert was slinging it as he passed for four TDs and 281 yards on 38 attempts. Herbert ended up with a passer rating of 165.30.

Los Angeles’ defense was the real showstopper, as it collected two interceptions and two fumbles. The picks came courtesy of SAF Alohi Gilman and CB Asante Samuel Jr..

The Raiders are expected to lose this next one by 3.5. However, those who like betting on the underdog should be happy to hear that they are 2-0 against the spread when expected to lose.

Las Vegas is now a perfect 3-0 while Los Angeles sits at 2-1. A couple defensive stats to keep in the back of your head while watching: Las Vegas enters the matchup with only two passing touchdowns allowed, good for second best in the league. Less enviably, Los Angeles is stumbling into the contest with the most rushing yards allowed per game in the NFL, having given up 170 on average.

How To Watch

  • When: Monday at 8:15 p.m. ET
  • Where: SoFi Stadium — Inglewood, California
  • TV: ESPN
  • Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
  • Follow: CBS Sports App


The Chargers are a 3.5-point favorite against the Raiders, according to the latest NFL odds.

Over/Under: -110

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Series History

Las Vegas have won seven out of their last 12 games against Los Angeles.

  • Dec 17, 2020 – Los Angeles 30 vs. Las Vegas 27
  • Nov 08, 2020 – Las Vegas 31 vs. Los Angeles 26
  • Dec 22, 2019 – Las Vegas 24 vs. Los Angeles 17
  • Nov 07, 2019 – Las Vegas 26 vs. Los Angeles 24
  • Nov 11, 2018 – Los Angeles 20 vs. Las Vegas 6
  • Oct 07, 2018 – Los Angeles 26 vs. Las Vegas 10
  • Dec 31, 2017 – Los Angeles 30 vs. Las Vegas 10
  • Oct 15, 2017 – Los Angeles 17 vs. Las Vegas 16
  • Dec 18, 2016 – Las Vegas 19 vs. Los Angeles 16
  • Oct 09, 2016 – Las Vegas 34 vs. Los Angeles 31
  • Dec 24, 2015 – Las Vegas 23 vs. Los Angeles 20
  • Oct 25, 2015 – Las Vegas 37 vs. Los Angeles 29


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