The key player for San Diego this week

Created on Jan. 06, 2014 11:57 AM EST

... Keenan Allen. The Broncos shut him down in both contents this year. Sure, he caught two scores in the Week 15 win, but those were the only two passes he caught, and he totaled just 70 yards in the two meetings. The Chargers need big plays to beat Denver - Allen is their best big-play receiver.