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How to Watch: Chargers vs. 49ers: TV, Radio & More

The Los Angeles Chargers hit the road for the second consecutive week to cap off preseason play as they head north to face the San Francisco 49ers on Thursday, Aug. 31.


The 49ers are the Chargers' most-played preseason opponent with Thursday marking the 46th preseason meeting between the teams.  San Francisco holds a 25-20 edge in preseason play.


Thursday, August 31.  Kickoff is set for 7:00 p.m. PT.


Levi's Stadium, Santa Clara, CA.


A mostly clear sky at night with winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.  High: 94°.  Low: 70°.


The game will air on KABC-TV in Los Angeles/Orange County.  Additional affiliate stations airing the game include: KFMB (San Diego), KLAS (Las Vegas), KBAK/KBFX (Bakersfield), KGMB (Honolulu), KSWT (Yuma/Imperial Valley), KMIR (Palm Springs), KGPE-TV (Fresno) and KTVX-TV (Salt Lake City).

  • Play-by-play: Spero Dedes
  • Analyst: Dan Fouts
  • Sideline: Alex Flanagan


Chargers radio can be heard on KFI-AM 640 called by Matt "Money" Smith, color analyst Nick Hardwick and sideline reporter Shannon Farren.  Spanish Broadcast: KFWB-AM 980 called by Jorge Villanueva and Tony Alvarez.

Listen to the Chargers pregame show on KFI-AM 640 two hours before kickoff.  In addition, fans can tune in to either AM 570 LA Sports or KEIB-AM 1150 four hours before kickoff for pregame content.  Spanish broadcast for pregame can be found on KFWB-AM 980 one hour before kickoff.

Chargers radio broadcasts throughout the season will be able to be heard across 11 radio stations from Southern California to Nevada. Fans can listen in English on KGB-FMand KLSD AM(San Diego), KNWZ-AM(Palm Springs), KALZ-AM (Fresno), KBFP-AM (Bakersfield), KNWH-FM(Yucca Valley), KRLV-FM(Las Vegas), KRAK-AM(Victorville/Hesperia), KATY-FM(San Bernardino) and KPLY-AM(Reno). Spanish broadcasts can be heard on XHFG-FM(San Diego).


Listen to the Chargers radio broadcast for free live play-by-play, called by Matt "Money" Smith, Nick Hardwick and Shannon Farren.

Not in the Bolts' market for Thursday's preseason finale?  Don't worry.  NFL Game Pass provides access to every single live out-of-market preseason game.


Fans can download the Chargers iPhone, iPad and Android app for FREE and follow along to the game. 


For live action updates, photos, video and other highlights and content, follow these accounts on Twitter:

Be a part of the conversation and follow along using the hashtag #LACvsSF

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