The Los Angeles Chargers and the Baltimore Ravens shall both square it out at the NFL Postseason on January 6th, 2019. Even though they both qualified for the postseason on a Wildcard basis, the upcoming tournament is all for the Charger’s taking. We can authoritatively state so after studying their past trends and performances extensively.
A. Why Ravens are favorite over Chargers
Generally speaking, the Baltimore Ravens are touted as favorites over and above the Los Angeles Chargers. This is mainly due to their resilience as demonstrated by their performances in the past contests and matches. They are basically a team that is designed to play from ahead. They do have a great running game besides possessing a fantastic defense. Most people speculate that they might use these advantages in their upcoming match and pull a surprise head start over and above their opponents.
B. Why Chargers will beat Ravens
#1: Past Track Record
In all, the Lost Angeles Chargers had the more rigorous and intense of qualifying contests. The team played against very seasoned teams. These included the Cardinals, Seattle Seahawks, New Orleans Saints, San Francisco 49ers, Kansas Chiefs, and Buffalo Bills.
This was in sharp contrast with the Baltimore Ravens that played mostly against less seasoned teams like the Chicago Bears, Los Angeles Rams, Indianapolis Colts, Miami Dolphin, and Washington Redskin. This will definitely place the Chargers at a strategic advantage.
Generally speaking, the Los Angeles Chargers has many better players than the Baltimore Ravens. Here we are talking about the seasoned Philip Rivers, who plays the quarterback, Austin Ekeler, who is great at running back, and Keenan Allen who is a wild receiver. With such a great player base, you should expect the Chargers to trounce their opponents mercilessly.
#3: Great Defense
In all, the defense of the Chargers is comparatively greater than that of the Baltimore Ravens. The team has some of the very reliable defense players like the Joseph Anthony Bosa who rarely concedes any scores. He together with Isaac Rochell is anticipated to seal the goals so tightly against the Baltimore Ravens. Their excellent track record and wealth of experience are also expected to come in handy during the upcoming duel.
#4: Jahleel Addae out and Jenkins in
Jahleel Addae who has been playing in the strong safety position has been criticized repeatedly for being a let down to the Chargers. These criticisms have been received and acted on appropriately. With regards to this, the said player shall not participate in the upcoming matches. In his stead shall be Malcolm Jenkins who is generally hailed to be faster and more effective. This change is generally expected to tip the scales in the favor of Los Angeles Charger.
PS: Please note that the above discussions are our own speculations on how the match may turn out to be. As such, you should treat them with some pinch of salt. All said and done, you have to make an effort of watching the tournaments on your own to avoid any doubts. Best of luck as you make the necessary arrangements to that end!