Paul Posluszny

Chargers face a major challenge against the Jaguars' dominant defense

Chargers face a major challenge against the Jaguars' dominant defense

Philip Rivers has feasted on the Jacksonville Jaguars, completing 163 of 229 passes for 2,119 yards and 19 touchdowns in seven games — six of them Chargers victories — but the all-you-can-eat buffet could end Sunday.

When the Chargers (3-5) travel to EverBank Field, they will face a tenacious Jaguars defense that bears little resemblance to the units they trampled for years.

Jacksonville, now known as “Sacksonville,” leads the NFL with 35 sacks. Defensive end Calais Campbell, a former Arizona Cardinals star who signed a four-year, $60-million deal last winter, has a league-high 11 sacks, and fellow ends Yannick Ngakoue (6.5) and Dante Fowler (5.5) have combined for...

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