Blackout lifted for Chargers-Broncos game


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San Diego – Enough tickets have been sold to lift the local television blackout for Sunday’s game between the San Diego Chargers and Denver Broncos at Qualcomm Stadium.  The game kicks off at 1:25 p.m. PT and will be televised by CBS Sports on KFMB-TV, Channel 8, in San Diego and KCBS-TV, Channel 2 in Los Angeles and Orange County.  Jim Nantz and Phil Simms will call the action.

Only single Club seats – some of the best seats in the stadium – are still available.  Fans can go online at, call Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000, or visit the Chargers Ticket Office at Gate C at Qualcomm Stadium.  The ticket office is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday, 10-4 p.m.

Fans can also listen to the radio broadcast on Rock 105.3 and XTRA Sports 1360 in San Diego, and KLAC 570 AM in Los Angeles and Orange County and KXO Radio FM1075 in Imperial & Yuma Valleys. Josh Lewin and Hank Bauer calling the game and Mike Costa reporting from the field. All Chargers games are also broadcast in Spanish on XHFG 107.3 FM in San Diego and KWKW 1330 AM in Los Angeles with Jorge Villanueva calling the play-by-play and Dante Lazcano offering game analysis.

The national radio broadcast will be done by Compass Media Networks.  Matt Smith and Tony Hill will call the action from the booth.


The Chargers and San Diego Police Department are warning fans to be mindful of the existence of fraudulent tickets. The Chargers stress that the only way to assure ticket authenticity is to purchase tickets directly through the team,, Ticketmaster or NFL Ticket Exchange at Tickets obtained from other sources run the risk of being counterfeit. The SDPD will have additional officers, both uniformed and undercover, around Qualcomm Stadium monitoring fans ticket transactions. Several hundred fans were turned away at the gates prior to the Chargers-Cowboys when they tried to enter with counterfeit tickets.


The team expects potentially the largest crowd of the season, so fans are warned to expect additional travel delays on Sunday morning. For fans driving to the game, the parking lot will open at 9:25 p.m. and could fill and close as early as 11:30. The parking lot routinely fills early so fans are encouraged to carpool or use public transportation to get to the stadium. Fans taking the Trolley should do their best to board at least two hours before game time to avoid delays.

Fans can follow @chargersgameday on Twitter for traffic, trolley and parking lot updates from the stadium.

Fans who enjoy tailgating are reminded that GLASS BOTTLES ARE NOT ALLOWED in the parking lot. Throwing of objects, selling of items, riding on scooters/skateboards/rollerblades and amplified music and excessive noise which may cause a disturbance is prohibited by the City of San Diego.


Fans also are reminded that NFL policy limits the size and type of bags that may be brought into stadiums. Permissible bags are clear plastic, vinyl or PVC and do not exceed 12” x 6” x 12.” One-gallon clear plastic freezer bags (Ziploc bag or similar) are permissible. Small clutch bags, approximately the size of a hand, with or without a handle or strap can be taken into the stadium with one of the clear plastic bags. Prohibited items include, but are not limited to: purses larger than a clutch bag, coolers, briefcases, backpacks, fanny packs, cinch bags, non-approved seat cushions (large traditional seat cushions that have pockets, zippers, compartments, or covers), luggage of any kind, computer bags and camera bags or any bag larger than the permissible size.