In Week 1, quarterback Philip Rivers rallied the Chargers from 18 points down to defeat the Detroit Lions 33–28 in San Diego. Rivers finished 35-of-42 with 404 yards, and set a Chargers record when he completed his final 20 passes of the game. Rivers further impacted Chargers history books by tying former Chargers great Dan Fouts at 254 for the team's all-time record in touchdowns.
Tight end Tyler Eifert led the way for the Bengals in Week 1 against the Raiders in a 33–13 victory. Eifert recorded nine catches for 104 yards and two touchdowns. Cincinnati's offense finished with 396 yards in the season opener.
Cincinnati looks to open 2–0 for the second straight season, while San Diego attempts to accomplish the feat for the first time since 2012.
How to watch
Kickoff: 1 p.m ET
Live stream: The game can be live streamed here.
TV coverage: CBS
Sept. 13: vs. Detroit Lions (W, 33–28)
Sept. 20: at Cincinnati Bengals, 1 p.m. ET, CBS
Sept. 27: at Minnesota Vikings, 1 p.m. ET, CBS
Oct. 4: vs. Cleveland Browns, 4;05 p.m. ET, CBS
Oct. 12: vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, 8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN
Oct. 18: at Green Bay Packers, 4:25 p.m. ET, CBS
Oct. 25: vs. Oakland Raiders, 4:05 p.m. ET, CBS
Nov. 1: at Baltimore Ravens, 1 p.m. ET, CBS
Nov. 9: vs. Chicago Bears, 8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN
Nov. 15: BYE WEEK
Nov. 22: vs. Kansas City Chiefs, 8:30 p.m. ET, NBC
Nov. 29: at Jacksonville Jaguars, 1 p.m. ET, CBS
Dec. 6: vs. Denver Broncos, 4:05 p.m. ET, CBS
Dec. 13: at Kansas City Chiefs, 1 p.m. ET, CBS
Dec. 20: vs. Miami Dolphins, 4:25 p.m. ET, CBS
Dec. 24: at Oakland Raiders, 8:25 p.m. ET, NFL Network
Jan. 3: at Denver Broncos, 4:25 p.m. ET, CBS
Sept. 13: at Oakland Raiders (W, 33–13)
Sept. 20: vs San Diego Chargers, 1 p.m. ET
Sept. 27: at Baltimore Ravens, 1 p.m. ET
Oct. 4: vs Kansas City Chiefs, 1 p.m. ET
Oct. 11: vs Seattle Seahawks, 1 p.m. ET
Oct. 18: at Buffalo Bills, 1 p.m. ET
Nov. 1: at Pittsburgh Steelers, 1 p.m. ET
Nov. 5: vs Cleveland Browns, 8:25 p.m. ET
Nov. 16: vs. Houston Texans, 8:30 p.m. ET