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Aaron Torres Sports Podcast Ep. 222: The Real Life “Narcos”

As Aaron hits the road, this week we have a very special, non-sports edition of the Aaron Torres Sports Podcast On today’s show, Aaron welcomes in Steven Murphy and Javier Pena, the two men responsible for helping capture infamous criminal Pablo Escobar. The two men are the real life DEA agents depicted on the show “Narcos” and are also here to talk about their new book “Manhunters.”

This is an Aaron Torres Pod unlike any you’ve ever heard before! The guys discuss the following:

— Steven and Javier’s arrival in Colombia.

— The real-life danger they faced on a day-in-and day-out basis trying to capture the world’s most wanted criminal.

— Raising Pablo’s personal prison and what went down when he was captured months later.

— What Escobar’s life and legacy should be.

— Their new book and what the show “Narcos” got right and wrong.

(*Warning, some of the content of this episode may not be suitable for younger listeners.*)

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Article written by KSR