Mathews had 29 carries for 103 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 37-14 win over the Giants. He also caught three passes on four targets for 32 yards.
His goal-line carries alone make him a valuable asset as a part of a powerful offense. The Chargers play Denver for a second time this week and the familiarity would not seem to bode well for the visiting team. He was held to just 59 yards rushing last time, but did have a touchdown in the first meeting.
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