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The Bolts from the Blue Podcast is a weekly discussion about the San Diego Chargers. Each week, hosts John Gennaro and Ben Higgins get together to break down the Chargers previous game, and take a look forward to the team's upcoming game.

The Bolts from the Blue Podcast is a weekly discussion about the San Diego Chargers. Each week, hosts John Gennaro and Ben Higgins get together to break down the Chargers previous game, and take a look forward to the team's upcoming game.
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San Diego, CA

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The Bolts from the Blue Podcast is a weekly discussion about the San Diego Chargers. Each week, hosts John Gennaro and Ben Higgins get together to break down the Chargers previous game, and take a look forward to the team's upcoming game.

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English


Episodes

The Lightning Round Podcast 148: Life without Hunter Henry & the Chargers Top 5 Undrafted Free Agents

5/30/2018
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The guys cover the bad news first and talk about where the Chargers go from here after losing Tight End Hunter Henry for the season. They lay out what this means for the Offense and also discuss some Free Agent options to fill the void. Once that depressing order of business is out of the … Read more

Duration:00:42:09

The Lightning Round Podcast 147: Chargers 2018 Draft Recap

4/30/2018
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At the top of the show listen to the live reaction of the Derwin James pick and the emotional roller coaster leading up to the Chargers selection. Garrett and Jamie talk about all seven selections made by the Chargers during the 2018 NFL Draft. They talk about the series of events that unfolded for Derwin … Read more

Duration:00:59:38

The Bolts from the Blue Podcast BFTB Live 7 Round Mock Draft Podcast

4/23/2018
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On Friday Night some members from Bolts from the Blue: Matthew Stanley, Kyle Posey, Daniel Stebbins, and myself (Garrett Sisti) did a Live Mock Draft Show. We used the Fanspeak draft simulator to play GM for the other 31 teams. We made the Chargers picks live on the show and discussed each selection. During the broadcast Kyle … Read more

Duration:01:41:10

The Lightning Round Podcast 146: Mock Draft Madness 2018

4/16/2018
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The NFL Draft is only a week and a half away so Garrett and Jamie play GM on FOUR mock drafts. They each do a mock draft guessing what they think the Chargers will do through all 7 rounds and then they each give their ideal picks for the 2018 draft. Not only that, the … Read more

Duration:01:10:15

The Lightning Round Podcast 145: Updating Free Agency Moves & the 2018 QB Class

4/9/2018
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It is the very last positional breakdown on the Lightning Podcast Draft Podcasts and to wrap it all up they discuss the 2018 Quarterback prospects. They go over some of the top players in this class, list their personal Top 5, also give a sleeper and possible fits including what round they begin looking for these … Read more

Duration:01:25:44

The Lightning Round Podcast 144: 2018 Draft Show: Edge Defenders & Defensive Tackles

4/2/2018
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The guys cover Edge rushers and Defensive Lineman on this week’s draft show. They go over some of the top prospects, list their personal Top 5, also give some sleepers and possible fits for the Chargers including what round they begin looking for these positions in the draft. The Edge & Defensive Tackles they cover on this … Read more

Duration:01:17:26

The Lightning Round Podcast 143: Recapping the Chargers Moves in Free Agency & the 2018 OL Class

3/19/2018
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Today’s show is an extended version of the Lightning Round Podcast, it resembles a Director’s Cut of a movie but unfortunately not the good kind like “Blade Runner” it leans more toward the heavy-handed cut of “Apocalypse Now.” The Chargers made some moves in Free Agency so far and the guys cover all the extensions, … Read more

Duration:01:40:25

The Lightning Round Podcast 142: 2018 Draft Show: Linebackers

3/5/2018
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The guys start the show off with a few questions regarding the ramifications of Tre Boston signing with Drew Rosenhaus and also how candid Anthony Lynn has been with the media. They cover (primarily) off-ball Linebackers on this week’s draft show. They go over some of the top prospects, list their personal Top 5, also … Read more

Duration:00:43:21

The Lightning Round Podcast 141: 2018 Draft Show: Running Backs & Tight Ends

2/26/2018
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At the beginning of this podcast the boys take a couple of questions regarding the most important rounds for Telesco to have a “great” draft, is this ’18 QB class being over-hyped and they dig a little deeper on how much film they watch. The guys cover running backs and tight ends on this week’s … Read more

Duration:01:02:32

The Lightning Round Podcast 140: 2018 Draft Show: Cornerbacks & Safeties

2/19/2018
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To start this podcast Garrett and Jamie talk about how these draft shows are going to roll out leading up to the draft and this show is all about the DBs. The guys cover Cornerbacks, Free Safeties and Strong Safeties. They go over some of the top prospects, list their personal Top 5, give sleepers … Read more

Duration:01:04:08

The Lightning Round Podcast 139: 2018 Draft Show: Wide Receivers

2/12/2018
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Today marks the beginning of the 2018 Lightning Round Podcast Draft Shows and it begins with an exciting new upgrade they’ve done this year in their analysis. After they give details on how they’re gonna layout these shows, Garrett and Jamie breakdown the “projected” Top 9 draft eligible Wide Receivers and how they have them … Read more

Duration:01:00:24

The Lightning Round Podcast 138: Top 5 Offensive & Defensive Free Agent Targets

1/31/2018
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The season hasn’t officially come to an end yet and the Lightning Round Podcast is ready to move onto Free Agency already. The guys break down their Top 5 lists of Offensive and Defensive Free Agents that they think are the best fits for the Chargers. After giving 10 names each in order, they then … Read more

Duration:00:42:31

The Lightning Round Podcast 137: Chargers Offseason: Internal Free Agents, Cuts & Restructures.

1/17/2018
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It’s time to kick off the offseason shows for the Lightning Round Podcast with an eye toward Free Agency; today they cover all the Chargers internal Free Agents. It begins with an overview of the cap and then which Unrestricted Free Agents stay or go and what they would do with guys like Antonio Gates, … Read more

Duration:01:02:09

The Lightning Round Podcast 136: Year End Review Part 2: Chargers Defense

1/9/2018
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To start it off, Garrett and Jamie share their offseason schedule covering Free Agency and the Draft, then as part of their second installment of the “Year End Review” the Lightning Round Podcast covers how the Chargers Defense played this past season. They cover all position groups and individual performances all the way down the … Read more

Duration:01:03:32

The Lightning Round Podcast 135: Year End Review: Chargers Coaches & Offense

1/3/2018
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This week the guys begin to put on a bow on the Chargers 2017 season by reviewing how the coaching staff did this year. They then breakdown the Chargers Offense by discussing each individual position group and how they performed as a whole. While picking through the Offense the guys talk about some important positions … Read more

Duration:01:16:25

The Lightning Round Podcast 134: Chargers vs. Chiefs: “The Game That Shall Not Be Mentioned”

12/19/2017
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Everyone who watched that game on Saturday knew the playoff and season implications and with the Chargers losing in the fashion that they did, the guys pull an audible and decide to not even talk about the game. Instead, Garrett and Jamie read the laundry list of injury updates and rundown the Chargers playoff chances … Read more

Duration:00:50:04

The Lightning Round Podcast 133: Chargers vs Redskins: Previewing the Biggest Game of the Season on Saturday

12/12/2017
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Up top, you get to hear the exclusive trailer of the upcoming 30 for 30 film featuring one of the hosts from your favorite podcast – Garrett Sisti. The guys talk about this concise victory over the Redskins on Sunday and roll into Playoff scenarios for the Chargers. They then breakdown the swing game for … Read more

Duration:01:14:03

The Lightning Round Podcast 132: Chargers vs. Browns: Keenan Allen is on a Warpath

12/5/2017
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The Chargers defeat the Browns for their 3rd win in a row and are in a 3 way tied for 1st place in the AFC West. Garrett and Jamie talk about the incredible streak Keenan Allen has been on and how Hunter Henry is just a walking mismatch against the Browns Sunday. They then flip … Read more

Duration:01:04:54

The Lightning Round Podcast 131: Chargers vs Cowboys: The ThanksKilling on Thursday

11/28/2017
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The Chargers dismantled the Cowboys on Thanksgiving and Garrett and Jamie discuss all the dominant performances on Thursday including Philip Rivers and Keenan Allen. They also praise the defense and how Casey Hayward put on a clinic in cornerback play that game and of course the rookie Desmond King returning an interception for a 90 … Read more

Duration:00:44:02

The Lightning Round Podcast 130: Chargers vs Bills: Let’s Talk About Our Guy Sean McDermott

11/21/2017
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The Chargers got a gigantic victory on Sunday behind the second most points they’ve scored in franchise history. The boys talk about how everything was going right against Buffalo and how it trickled down to a lot of the younger players too. They discuss the turnovers, Joey Bosa and Keenan Allen’s impact and of course … Read more

Duration:00:52:35