Up top, the subject is somber with the conversation of injured Chargers and where the team can go from here after losing an Offensive Lineman and a Tight End for the season. The guys talk about some bounce back games from a few players who struggled in the first preseason game and also what they liked and didn’t like from the Chargers win against the Cardinals. There’s a new bit regarding Donavon Clark, they take some questions, plus a whole lot more on this installment of the Lightning Round Podcast.
In the first preseason game there were a lot of takeaways both good and bad for the Chargers and Garrett and Jamie discuss them all. They talk about the back-up quarterback competition, how Gordon looked as well as the overall offensive scheme change with Ken Whisenhunt back at the helm. The boys also talk about the struggling run D, how the “McSafeties” stole the show and a whole lot more of this episode of the Lightning Round Podcast.
Of course, the guys give a quick opinion on Joey Bosa’s mom’s comments on Facebook. They review the Chargers first release of the depth chart and some of the interesting positioning of certain players. To close it out, Garrett and Jamie go over all 90 players currently in camp and how they’ve done so far in two weeks of practices. Enjoy this edition of the Lightning Round Podcast.
The guys weren’t leaning one way or the other on this Joey Bosa contract dispute but that’s now over. They shed some light on why the team seems to be too hard-headed when there should be an easy solution to remedy this situation. On this show they also discuss Stevie Johnson’s injury, the cut of Trevor Robinson and they talk about everything they’ve seen this week in Chargers Training Camp.
After a month long break due to a slow offseason, Garrett and Jamie return to give an in-depth breakdown of Chargers Training Camp. They go over position and player battles, talk schemes and possible players on the bubble before the start of camp this week. The guys discuss the Undrafted Free Agents to watch, take a guess when Bosa will sign his rookie deal, predict the Chargers record, plus a whole lot more on this edition of the Lightning Round Podcast.
In this shorter episode of the Lightning Round Podcast the guys get you caught up on the Joey Bosa contract dispute. They also discuss Keenan Allen’s new deal with some very interesting escalators included in his contract. Garrett and Jamie talk about some interesting things they caught at Chargers mini camp and take a series of questions on this week’s show.
Garrett and Jamie jumped on to do the Podcast and talk about some recent Chargers news including the addition of QB Zach Mettenberger. The guys talk about UDFA Chris Swain gaining clearance to defer his service with the Navy and pursue his (possible) career with the Chargers. Before Training Camp even begins they decided to try to predict the Chargers projected 53 man roster plus they take some questions and whole lot more on this episode of the Lightning Round Podcast.
On this episode, the guys cover the newest addition to the Interior of the Chargers Offensive Line Matt Slauson and what it means for the rest of the line. They cover the ramifications of Melvin Gordon’s microfracture surgery and why they’re not worried about his health short-term. Garrett went to Rookie Mini-Camp and talked about who impressed and they both discussed which Undrafted Free Agents to keep an eye on come Training Camp.
Your consensus #1 overall pick for a Podcast, the Lightning Round Podcast breaks down every selection for the Chargers during the draft. The guys also talk about how the players drafted fit with the teams, the Chargers overall draft strategy and what this means for other players on this roster. They talk about the new identity of this team, a listener asks Jamie to apologize and believe it or not they both give the Chargers GM Tom Telesco some much deserved respect for his draft class.
The 2016 NFL Draft is less than two weeks away and Jamie and Garrett buckle down and do four total mock drafts. They each predict what they think the Chargers will do with their eight total draft picks and then they show how good of a GM they can be and make the Chargers selections how they see fit. The mock draft madness ends and the guys take some last minute draft questions to tie everybody over. It’s the last show before the draft.