The 15th edition of Hard Knocks opened at a glance with Chargers coach Anthony Lynn talking to his team on a zoom call.
“I can’t promise you won’t get infected,” Lynn said in the opening scene. “I got infected.”
Chargers pass quickly Joey Bosa had a surprise after the revelation.
Saints coach Sean Payton and Eagles coach Doug Pederson were previously NFL coaches who had hired the COVID-19.
Later in the hour-long schedule, Lynn said she had a cough, body aches and that “she couldn’t stay comfortable in bed.” It was while he was watching golf on television and a PGA player withdrew with similar symptoms to Lynn, when he realized he might have COVID-19.
“I can’t even tell you how [he became infected]”Lynn said.
Lynn said the virus and the need to quarantine “make you feel like an outraged.”
Hard Knocks: Los Angeles debuted Tuesday night with the first of five episodes. For the first time, it features two NFL teams with NFL Films cameras going behind the scenes of both the Chargers and the Rams.
Hard Knocks: The Los Angeles Angels are Tuesdays from 10 to 11 p.m.