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Join Chris Hayre and several special guests as they discuss all of the Chargers' latest news.

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    • Oct 18, 2021 LATEST EPISODE
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    The Final Drive: Chargers Drop to 4-2 in Baltimore

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2021 24:27

    Chris Hayre and Hayley Elwood discuss the Chargers' 34-6 loss to the Baltimore Ravens Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium. Presented by Microsoft Windows 11.

    Puro Chargers Episodio 8 With Corey Linsley - 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 15, 2021 25:39

    Adrian Garcia Marquez and Francisco Pinto are joined by Chargers center Corey Linsley ahead of the Bolts' showdown with Lamar Jackson and the also 4-1 Baltimore Ravens.

    Playmakers: Aditi Kinkhabwala Previews Chargers-Ravens

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 15, 2021 18:08

    The NFL Network reporter will be in Baltimore on Sunday and discussed all facets of the Week 6 matchup including the coaches, quarterbacks, what she thinks will be the biggest factor in this game, and more.

    Chargers Weekly: Ravens on Deck in Battle of 4-1 Teams

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 15, 2021 42:59

    Matt "Money" Smith and Chris Hayre recap the Chargers' 47-42 win over the Browns and look ahead to Week 6 in Baltimore before being joined by CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora (19:32) and Adam Archuleta (34:02).

    The Final Drive: Recapping the Chargers' Wild Win Over the Browns

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 11, 2021 42:18

    Chris Hayre and Hayley Elwood are joined by The Athletic's Daniel Popper to break down the Bolts' back-and-forth 47-42 win over the Cleveland Browns at SoFi Stadium. Presented by Microsoft Windows 11.

    Puro Chargers Episodio 7 With Keenan Allen - 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 8, 2021 22:54

    With Adrian Garcia-Marquez out this week, Francisco Pinto is joined by Gilbert Manzano and Chargers wide receiver Keenan Allen ahead of the Bolts' matchup against the also 3-1 Cleveland Browns.

    Chargers Weekly: Kevin Harlan Headlines Browns-Bolts Preview

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2021 60:18

    Matt "Money" Smith and Chris Hayre are joined by CBS Sports' Kevin Harlan (14:05), Trench Warfare's Brandon Thorn (31:24), and the Associated Press' Joe Reedy (45:18) to preview the Cleveland Browns (3-1) at the Los Angeles Chargers (3-1) in Week 5.

    Chargers Weekly: Kevin Harlan Headlines Browns-Bolts Preview

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2021 60:18

    Matt "Money" Smith and Chris Hayre are joined by CBS Sports' Kevin Harlan (14:05), Trench Warfare's Brandon Thorn (31:24), and the Associated Press' Joe Reedy (45:18) to preview the Cleveland Browns (3-1) at the Los Angeles Chargers (3-1) in Week 5.

    Playmakers: Know Your Opponent with Marla Ridenour

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2021 10:00

    Ridenour, of the Akron Beacon Journal, breaks down the Cleveland Browns who come to L.A. for the Chargers' Week 5 game. She discusses the evolution of QB Baker Mayfield since the Chargers last saw him, the Browns' two-headed rushing attack, young, innovative coaches like Brandon Staley and Kevin Stefanski and more.

    The Final Drive: Recapping Chargers' 28-14 Win Over Raiders on "Monday Night Football"

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2021 42:07

    Chris Hayre and Hayley Elwood are joined by Sports Illustrated's Fernando Ramirez to break down the Bolts' 28-14 win on MNF to improve to 3-1 and 2-0 in the AFC West. Presented by Microsoft Windows 11.

    Puro Chargers Episodio 6 With Derwin James - 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 2, 2021 29:59

    Adrian Garcia Marquez and Francisco Pinto are joined by Chargers safety Derwin James ahead of the Bolts' first primetime matchup and second AFC West showdown of the season against the Las Vegas Raiders.

    Chargers Weekly: ESPN's Steve Levy, NFL Network's Omar Ruiz Preview Raiders Week

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 1, 2021 55:56

    Matt "Money" Smith and Chris Hayre look back at the Chargers' Week 3 road win over the Kansas City Chiefs (:10) before previewing "Monday Night Football" against the Las Vegas Raiders with NFL Network's Omar Ruiz (29:11) and ESPN's Steve Levy (45:37).

    Playmakers: Laura Rutledge Talks Justin Herbert & Week 04

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 1, 2021 14:20

    The NFL Live host discusses why she was "wrong" about Justin Herbert, why she's picking the Chargers over the Raiders, her career trajectory, and more.

    The Final Drive: Chargers Win in K.C. 30-24, Raiders up Next

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2021 37:37

    Chris Hayre and Hayley Elwood break down the Chargers' 30-24 road win over the Kansas City Chiefs and look ahead to a Monday night matchup with the Las Vegas Raiders at SoFi Stadium in Week 4. Presented by Windows 11.

    Puro Chargers Episodio 5 With Mike Williams - 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 24, 2021 29:43


    Adrian Garcia Marquez and Francisco Pinto are joined by Chargers wide receiver Mike Williams ahead of the Bolts' first AFC West showdown of the season against the Kansas City Chiefs.


    Playmakers: Tracy Wolfson on the AFC West Clash Between Chargers & Chiefs

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 22, 2021 12:08

    The NFL on CBS lead reporter discussed the Week 3 game, factors that she thinks will play into it like which defense will make the stop in the end, what it was like being on the call for Justin Herbert's surprise start in Week 2 of 2020, and more.

    The Final Drive: Recapping the Chargers' Week 2 Loss to Cowboys

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 20, 2021 16:40


    Hayley Elwood and the LA Times' Jeff Miller discuss the 20-17 loss to Dallas, what needs to get shored up, how the performance of wide receiver Mike Williams was a bright spot, and more. Presented by Windows 11.


    Puro Chargers Episodio 4 With Rashawn Slater - 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 18, 2021 33:25

    Adrian Garcia Marquez and Francisco Pinto are joined by Chargers left tackle Rashawn Slater ahead of the season opener against the Dallas Cowboys.

    Week 2: ESPN's Ed Werder, The Athletic's Daniel Popper Join Chargers Weekly

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 17, 2021 45:11

    Matt "Money" Smith and Chris Hayre preview Week 2 against the Dallas Cowboys with ESPN's Ed Werder (11:42) and The Athletic's Daniel Popper (24:13).

    Playmakers: Jori Epstein Breaks Down Cowboys vs. Chargers

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 15, 2021 17:17

    USA Today's NFL reporter who covers the Cowboys discussed the Week 2 matchup including Dak Prescott vs. Justin Herbert, winning in the fourth quarter, how pressure will play a role in this game, and more. Epstein also talked about her piece on female scouts in the NFL.

    Playmakers: Jori Epstein Breaks Down Cowboys vs. Chargers

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 15, 2021 17:17

    USA Today's NFL reporter who covers the Cowboys discussed the Week 2 matchup including Dak Prescot vs. Justin Herbert, winning in the fourth quarter, how pressure will play a role in this game, and more. Epstein also talked about her piece on female scouts in the NFL.

    The Final Drive: Reacting to the Chargers' Week 1 Win in D.C.

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 13, 2021 21:37

    Chris Hayre and Hayley Elwood discuss the Chargers' first win of the 2021 NFL season against the Washington Football Team, the turning point in the fourth quarter, rookie offensive tackle Rashawn Slater's performance and much more. Presented by Microsoft Surface.

    Puro Chargers Episodio 3 With Justin Herbert - 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 11, 2021 40:41

    Adrian Garcia Marquez and Francisco Pinto are joined by Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert ahead of the season opener against the Washington Football Team.

    Week 1: Matt "Money" Smith Joins as Co-Host of Chargers Weekly

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2021 52:18

    Chris Hayre kicks things off with Matt "Money" Smith, who joins Chargers Weekly as a co-host for the 2021 season! The guys preview Week 1 against the Washington Football Team with CBS Sports' Spero Dedes (15:17) and the radio voice of the WFT Bram Weinstein (33:05).

    Week 1: Matt “Money” Smith Joins as Co-Host of Chargers Weekly

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2021 53:33

    Chris Hayre kicks things off with Matt "Money" Smith, who joins Chargers Weekly as a co-host for the 2021 season! The guys preview Week 1 against the Washington Football Team with CBS Sports' Spero Dedes (15:17) and the radio voice of the WFT Bram Weinstein (33:05).

    Playmakers: Shannon Farren Kicks Off Week 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 8, 2021 13:30

    Chargers radio sideline reporter Shannon Farren talks being back on the sidelines in 2021, how different 2020 was, the Chargers in 2021, and more as the team heads into Week 1 vs. Washington.

    Where to Draft Chargers and Fantasy Sleepers With NFL Media's Marcas Grant

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 2, 2021 42:02

    Chris Hayre is joined by NFL Media's Marcas Grant, who shares fantasy draft advice and discusses whether Austin Ekeler is headed towards a breakout year in 2021 (:10). Later, Hayley Elwood recaps the offseason and looks ahead to a new season on the Chargers Podcast Network (19:03).

    Puro Chargers Episodio 2 - 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 27, 2021 31:31

    Adrian and Pancho shoot the Costa Mesa breeze with Fernando Ramirez of Sports Illustrated. In 30 minutes they discuss O-Line…Herbert the Just…the Rooks, Fernando's Bolt Blood, and even what 3 TV shows all-time must be saved forever.

    Mega Roundtable - Chargers Weekly

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 26, 2021 57:05


    Chris Hayre is joined by six media voices who discuss top performers from Chargers training camp and look ahead to key position battles in the preseason finale against the Seattle Seahawks. The Athletic's Daniel Popper, Southern California News Group's Gilbert Manzano and Sports Illustrated's Fernando Ramirez at :10; voice of the Chargers Matt "Money" Smith, the Los Angeles Times' Jeff Miller and the Associated Press' Joe Reedy at 26:55.


    Puro Chargers Episodio 1 - 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 21, 2021 31:59

    Adrian and Francisco kick things off from Vegas and Costa Mesa. They are joined by Compa One, Gilbert Manzano, of the Orange County Register and LA Daily News as they discuss observations from camp, preseason Game 1, and of course who gets drafted #1 in the music draft, Vicente Fernandez or El Buki Marco Antonio Solis.

    Chargers Weekly: Mark Sanchez, Jim Trotter From Joint Practice With 49ers

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 20, 2021 27:59

    Chris Hayre is joined by Fox Sports' Mark Sanchez (:10) to discuss Justin Herbert's development, Derwin James' return and practice observations. Later, NFL Media's Jim Trotter (10:43) discusses the importance of joint practices in today's NFL and expectations for the 2021 Chargers.

    Ian Rapoport, Jerry O'Connell, Adam Caplan and Jeremy Fowler Join Chargers Weekly

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2021 50:26

    Chris Hayre is joined by NFL Media national insider Ian Rapoport (:11), actor and Chargers fan Jerry O'Connell (9:01), NFL insider Adam Caplan (28:53), and ESPN senior NFL reporter Jeremy Fowler (41:46) from Chargers training camp.

    Chargers Weekly: Insights and Observations With NBC Sports' Peter King

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2021 32:52

    Chris Hayre is joined by NBC Sports' Peter King from Chargers training camp to discuss new head coach Brandon Staley, L.A.'s X-factor player, competing with the Chiefs, and more. Later, The Athletic's Daniel Popper (16:45) shares his takeaways from the first seven days of camp. Download and subscribe to the Chargers Podcast Network.

    Chargers Weekly: GM Tom Telesco From Day Two of Training Camp

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 29, 2021 16:48

    Chris Hayre is joined by general manager Tom Telesco to discuss the start of training camp, quarterback Justin Herbert entering year two, the return of safety Derwin James Jr. and more. Download and subscribe to the Chargers Podcast Network.

    Know Your Rivals: Kansas City Chiefs

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 21, 2021 35:06

    Chris Hayre is joined by The Athletic's Nate Taylor to discuss the Chiefs' offseason and whether Justin Herbert vs. Patrick Mahomes could become the NFL's next great quarterback rivalry.

    Know Your Rivals: Las Vegas Raiders

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2021 20:22

    Chris Hayre is joined by The Athletic's Tashan Reed to discuss a myriad of offseason moves by the Las Vegas Raiders. Reed also shares his thoughts on a competitive AFC West entering the 2021 season.

    Fantasy Football: Where to Draft Justin Herbert and Co. In 2021

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2021 27:03

    Chris Hayre is joined by DIRECTV's James Koh on a new episode of "Chargers Weekly." Among the topics: where to select quarterback Justin Herbert in your fantasy football drafts (3:30), running back Austin Ekeler's potential in a new offense (9:16), the first Bolts player off the board, and more. Download and subscribe to the Chargers Podcast Network.

    Know Your Rivals: Denver Broncos

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2021 35:47


    On a new episode of "Chargers Weekly," Chris Hayre is joined by the Denver Post's Ryan O'Halloran to discuss the Broncos' offseason, the AFC West, and head coach Brandon Staley's time in Denver (:11). Later, the Los Angeles Times' Jeff Miller talks storylines entering training camp and his recent piece that's caught national attention (18:28).


    Chargers Weekly: Minicamp Recap With Matt "Money" Smith

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2021 29:05


    Chris Hayre is joined by the voice of the Chargers Matt "Money" Smith to discuss the team's two-day minicamp, Drew Brees' visit to Costa Mesa (14:02), Joey Bosa's impact in a new defense (17:35), and the culture set this offseason by head coach Brandon Staley (1:45).


    A Closer Look at the Chargers' Rookie Class With Daniel Jeremiah, This Week at the Podium With Daniel Popper

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 9, 2021 34:39

    Chargers radio analyst and NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah shares his thoughts on the team's first four draft picks and which Day 3 selection could make the biggest impact in 2021. Later, The Athletic's Daniel Popper recaps this week at the podium (15:20).

    Brandon Staley's Track Record of Defensive Success with Doug Farrar, OTA Takeaways with Gilbert Manzano

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 3, 2021 43:06

    USA Today's Doug Farrar joins Chris Hayre to examine Brandon Staley's defensive success at his prior NFL stops and the personnel he'll have on both sides of the ball with the Chargers (:11). Later, Southern California News Group's Gilbert Manzano shares his takeaways from this week's media availability during OTAs (21:45).

    Derwin's Return and the AFC West Landscape With NFL Network's Omar Ruiz

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2021 23:33

    Chris Hayre is joined by NFL Network's Omar Ruiz on a new episode of Chargers Weekly. Among the topics: the return of All-Pro safety Derwin James, L.A.'s offseason additions, and other moves made in the AFC West.

    Rookie Minicamp Takeaways, More Schedule Observations and Missouri Head Coach Eli Drinkwitz

    Play Episode Listen Later May 19, 2021 36:25


    Chris Hayre is joined by The Athletic's Daniel Popper, the Associated Press' Joe Reedy and the Los Angeles Times' Jeff Miller for a beat writers roundtable. Later, Missouri head coach Eli Drinkwitz joins the podcast to discuss Chargers running back Larry Rountree III.


    Chargers Weekly Emergency Podcast: Game-by-Game Schedule Breakdown

    Play Episode Listen Later May 13, 2021 27:04

    Chris Hayre and Hayley Elwood take you through Weeks 1-18 of the Chargers' 2021 regular season schedule.

    Chargers Weekly: Duke Manyweather on Training OT Rashawn Slater for the NFL

    Play Episode Listen Later May 6, 2021 27:16

    Chris Hayre is joined by Duke Manyweather, who has spent the last eight months preparing Chargers first-round pick Rashawn Slater for the NFL. Plus, Duke co-defensive coordinator/defensive line coach Ben Albert shares insight on Los Angeles' fourth-round selection, DE Chris Rumph II.

    Roundtable: Which Day 3 Pick Will Have the Biggest Impact in 2021?

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2021 16:48

    The Athletic's Daniel Popper and Bolts From the Blue's Michael Peterson join Chris Hayre to discuss the Chargers' Day 3 selections in the 2021 NFL Draft.

    Beat Writers React to L.A.'s Selection of Rashawn Slater

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 30, 2021 17:31


    Chris Hayre is joined by The Athletic's Daniel Popper, the Los Angeles Times' Jeff Miller and Southern California News Group's Gilbert Manzano to discuss the Chargers' first-round selection of Northwestern offensive tackle Rashawn Slater. Plus, a look ahead to night two of the 2021 NFL Draft.


    Chargers Weekly: Countdown to Cleveland

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 22, 2021 25:14

    With the 2021 NFL Draft one week away, Chris Hayre is joined by the voice of the Chargers Matt "Money" Smith to discuss what could happen when L.A. is on the clock at No. 13 overall.

    Chargers Weekly: The First 12 Picks

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 15, 2021 47:08

    CBS Sports senior writer Will Brinson joins Chris Hayre to discuss what could happen before the Chargers select at No. 13 overall in the 2021 NFL Draft.

    Chargers Weekly: Draft Day Scenarios

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 8, 2021 35:46

    With the 2021 NFL Draft three weeks away, Chris Hayre is joined by The Athletic's Daniel Popper to discuss potential options for the Chargers in what could be an unpredictable first round.

    Brandon Staley Conversation | Chargers Weekly

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 2, 2021 26:43

    Head coach Brandon Staley joined Chris Hayre last week for an exclusive Chargers Select-a-Seat virtual event. Among the topics: calling SoFi Stadium home (2:10); impressions of Justin Herbert (4:09); talented offensive skill players (7:13); offseason additions on the offensive line including All-Pro center Corey Linsley (9:40); coaching defensive end Joey Bosa, linebacker Kenneth Murray and safety Derwin James (13:30); bringing back cornerback Michael Davis (14:55); looking ahead to the 2021 NFL Draft (20:30); and more.

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