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Cincinnati Bengals: 6 Keys to Beating the San Diego Chargers

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Nov 24, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; San Diego Chargers wide receiver Seyi Ajirotutu (16) makes a catch for a touchdown as Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith (27) is late on the coverage during the fourth quarter of the game at Arrowhead Stadium. The Chargers won 41-38. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

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.