Curtis Conway, Nick Hardwick Join San Diego Chargers Radio Crew
July 9, 2015 at 1:06 PM (PT)
IHEARTMEDIA SAN DIEGO has made it official and added former CHARGERS CURTIS CONWAY and NICK HARDWICK to the broadcast team for the SAN DIEGO CHARGERS RADIO NETWORK, based at Active Rock KIOZ (ROCK 105.3) and Sports KLSD-A (XTRA 1360 FOX SPORTS SAN DIEGO)/SAN DIEGO. CONWAY, whose addition was widely tipped including here at ALL ACCESS (NET NEWS 6/29), is replacing HANK BAUER as analyst alongside JOSH LEWIN, while HARDWICK, who retired last season, will report from the sidelines. XTRA 1360 FOX SPORTS SAN DIEGO host MIKE COSTA continues as a sideline reporter for home games.
“I am thrilled and honored to be back with the CHARGERS organization and be able to join a group of pros like JOSH, NICK and the entire broadcast team,” said CONWAY, who has been working as an NFL analyst for COMPASS MEDIA NETWORKS and PAC-12 NETWORK and a host on NFL NETWORK and is married to boxer LAILA ALI, daughter of MUHAMMAD ALI. “The CHARGERS are poised for a productive season and I’m excited to have a seat in the broadcast booth for all the game action.”
“I'm so incredibly excited to be a part of the CHARGERS game day broadcast team,” said HARDWICK. “The opportunity to remain with the team on the sidelines is a dream come true. I will bring the same dedication and passion to the broadcast that I brought to the field the past 11 years.”
Market President MELISSA FORREST added, “We are extremely proud to field the combination of broadcast talent and NFL knowledge we have in JOSH, CURTIS and NICK. CHARGERS fans are in for a great season on the field, in the studio, in the booth and on the sidelines!”
“We’re excited to welcome CURTIS and NICK to our radio team,” said CHARGERS President-Business Operations A.G. SPANOS. “Together with JOSH, they will bring a strong mix of playing experience and broadcast experience as well as a new energy to the broadcast. I’m really looking forward to hearing them call a great season for the team and our fans.”