The Green Bay Packers look to remain perfect as they travel to take on the San Diego Chargers in a Week 9 matchup, returning to action following their bye week. Hoping to remain the league's sole unbeaten team, the Packers will attempt to improve to 8-0. The Chargers look to build on their disappointing 4-3 record.
A few weeks ago, many thought this was one of the tougher tests remaining on the Packers schedule. With the Chargers having lost two straight, this discussion has quieted. While Aaron Rodgers has taken a stronghold as the league's top quarterback, Philip Rivers' play has been far from elite this season.
This game will prove to be quite important to both teams as the Packers look to hold their ground in the NFC and NFC North races, and the Chargers look to do the same in the AFC West.
Here are five important things to look for as you watch the Packers take on the Chargers.