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San Diego Chargers Daily Links: Will Keenan Allen be the difference against the Chiefs?

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32 Pro Football Focus Stats to Know for Week 1 - Nathan Jahnke
In 2013, Allen had an excellent rookie year, but over time, has been shadowed by other great young wide receivers in the league. Missing half of 2015 didn’t help, but now he is back and ready to re-enter the conversation of the best wideouts in the game today. This week will be an opportunity for Allen to make headlines, as the Chiefs lost multiple players in their secondary this offseason, including CB Sean Smith. Allen should shine against this inexperienced Kansas City group.

Fantasy stats to know for every Week 1 game - Jeff Ratcliffe
The Chargers gave up an average of 5.0 yards per carry to opposing running backs. Sorry, Jamaal Charles owners. Hopefully you were able to grab Spencer Ware off the waiver wire. Ware makes for a strong RB2 play this week, but don’t go too nuts. San Diego should be improved on the defensive side of the ball with Denzel Perryman now anchoring the linebacker position. Also, don’t overlook Charcandrick West. He’s going to have a role as a receiver and should be sprinkled in as a runner.

How to bet San Diego-Kansas City - NFL Vegas Experts (insider)
While the public is flipping to the Chiefs -6.5, there are indications from some sharp books that we could see this drop to 6.

No Matter What, We Charge On - (video)
The 2016 Chargers season begins on Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium.

What the Chiefs are Saying about the Bolts... -
"His decision making is amazing. He’s a guy that puts his team in the best position possible. Philips track record speaks for itself. He’s a proven winner in this league. He’s beaten me more times than I’ve beaten him. I know the past few years we’ve had the upper hand but trust me he’s going to have his team ready to go. Philip is one of the great ones." – LB Derrick Johnson