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Injury Report: San Diego Chargers at Detroit Lions

(Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)
(Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)
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San Diego Chargers

Travis LaBoy, OLB (Knee)

Antonio Garay, DT (Toe)
Vincent Jackson, WR (Groin)

Donald Butler, ILB (Foot)

Most Chargers fans will agree that LaBoy missing this game might actually help the team more than it hurts it. More time on the field for Antwan Barnes means more chances of Matthew Stafford getting sacked.

Detroit Lions

Aaron Berry, CB (Shoulder)
Louis Delmas, S (Knee)

Nick Fairley, DT (Foot)
Corey Williams, DT (Hip)

Don Carey, CB (Concussion)
Gosder Cherilus, OT (Hamstring)
Justin Durant, LB (Hamstring)
Chris Harris, S (Concussion)
Chris Houston, CB (Knee)
Lawrence Jackson, DE (Thigh)
Rob Sims, OG (Shoulder)
Kevin Smith, RB (Ankle)
Amari Spievey, S (Knee)
Kyle Vanden Bosch, DE (Neck)
Willie Young, DE (Ankle)

That is a lot of guys dinged up for a team that is probably heading into the playoffs. Fairley has been hurt all season, it seems, and it would be beneficial for him to miss this game. Louis Delmas is the most dangerous player in Detroit's backfield and the biggest interception threat for Philip Rivers, so him being "doubtful" should help the San Diego passing game.