The Cincinnati Bengals are coming off their bye week, while their opponent, the San Diego Chargers, are coming off a surprising upset. The Chargers went into a shootout against one of the best defenses in the NFL while shooting for a final playoff spot. The Bengals are going up against a team that could very well surprise, but are also desperate to enter the playoffs.
This game is certainly going to be one that defines both teams going forward. Here are six aspects to the game that could very well determine the outcome of this game.