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UCLA announcer Josh Lewin still has hectic schedule, even without Chargers

UCLA announcer Josh Lewin still has hectic schedule, even without Chargers

Josh Lewin has Sundays off now.

Well, unless he’s calling a game involving UCLA. Or the New York Mets. The Bruins opened their season against Texas A&M on a Sunday and Lewin tries to make it to every Mets game he can during fall Sundays whenever UCLA’s schedule allows.

But there will be no more NFL games for Lewin after the Los Angeles Chargers replaced the veteran broadcaster over the summer following 12 years as the team’s radio voice, part of a widespread purge of employees with ties to San Diego.

“It’s one of those things where at first when the Chargers things was aborted, I kind of kicked and screamed and punched the pillow for a few days,”...

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