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Thursday, May 12th, 2016
2016 NOTRE DAME FOOTBALL ON NBC SCHEDULE HIGHLIGHTED BY PRIMETIME MATCHUPS WITH MICHIGAN STATE AND STANFORD
26th Season of Notre Dame Football on NBC Kicks Off with Notre Dame Hosting Nevada on Saturday, September 10, at 3:30 p.m.
Shamrock Series vs. Army Airs Saturday, November 12, at 3:30 p.m. from Alamodome in San Antonio, TX
Stamford, Conn. – May 12, 2016 – NBC Sports Group and Notre Dame will kick off the 26th season of Notre Dame Football on NBC, when the Fighting Irish host the Nevada Wolf Pack on Saturday, September 10, at 3:30 p.m. ET, from Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Ind.
NBC Sports’ coverage of 2016 Notre Dame Football is highlighted by primetime match-ups vs. 2015 College Football Playoff Semifinalist Michigan State on Saturday, September 17, at 7:30 p.m. ET, and 2015 Pac-12 and Rose Bowl Champion Stanford on Saturday, October 15, at 7:30 p.m. ET. In addition, coverage includes games against Duke on Saturday, September 24, at 3:30 p.m. ET; Miami on Saturday, October 29, at 3:30 p.m. ET; and Virginia Tech on Saturday, November 19, at 3:30 p.m. ET.
For the eighth consecutive year, NBC Sports will also present coverage of the Shamrock Series, Notre Dame Football’s annual home-away-from-home series. The 2016 Shamrock Series will feature Notre Dame hosting Army on Saturday, November 12, at 3:30 p.m. ET, from the Alamodome in San Antonio, TX.
Listed below is a complete schedule of NBC Sports’ coverage of the 2016 Notre Dame Football season.
2016 NOTRE DAME FOOTBALL ON NBC SCHEDULE (all times ET)
|Saturday, September 10||3:30 p.m.||Nevada – Notre Dame||NBC|
|Saturday, September 17||7:30 p.m.||Michigan State – Notre Dame||NBC|
|Saturday, September 24||3:30 p.m.||Duke – Notre Dame||NBC|
|Saturday, October 15||7:30 p.m.||Stanford – Notre Dame||NBC|
|Saturday, October 29||3:30 p.m.||Miami – Notre Dame||NBC|
|Saturday, November 12||3:30 p.m.||Army – Notre Dame||NBC*|
|Saturday, November 19||3:30 p.m.||Virginia Tech – Notre Dame||NBC|
*Shamrock Series from San Antonio, TX.
NBC SPORTS LIVE EXTRA ONLINE & APP
NBC Sports Live Extra — NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, tablets and connected TVs — will stream coverage of all Notre Dame Football home games.
For desktops, NBC Sports Live Extra can be accessed at NBCSports.com/liveextra. The NBC Sports Live Extra app for mobile devices and tablets is available at the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, and on select Android handset and tablet devices within Google Play.
NBC Sports Live Extra online will feature a simulcast of the broadcast feed in full HD quality plus one additional online-only bonus camera. The video player will include picture-in-picture capability and full DVR functionality, allowing the user to pause the live video and even review plays in “slo-mo.” Additionally, fans can watch in-game highlights, live coverage of the Notre Dame and visiting teams’ bands at halftime, as well as live postgame footage that will include head coach Brian Kelly’s press conference.
NBCSports.com will continue its Notre Dame Football coverage through its Notre Dame Central section. Notre Dame will also be featured within NBC Sports Talk with its popular Inside The Irish blog written by Notre Dame Football insider Keith Arnold.
COMCAST SPORTSNET CHICAGO
For the fourth straight year, Comcast SportsNet Chicago will continue its expanded coverage of Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football via its partnership with NBC Sports by providing additional content to help power NBCSports.com’s popular Notre Dame Central section (http://www.nbcsports.com/college-football/notre-dame-central). Comcast SportsNet Chicago’s Notre Dame Football “Insider” JJ Stankevitz (@JJStankevitz) from CSNChicago.com, will serve as the primary beat reporter in providing up-to-the-minute Fighting Irish news and analysis, columns, game previews/recaps, interviews and much more.
SAME DAY HOME GAME REPLAYS – Comcast SportsNet Chicago will provide a same day replay of every Notre Dame home game produced by NBC Sports (consult CSNChicago.com for exact air times).
HEAD COACH BRIAN KELLY’S WEEKLY PRESS CONFERENCE – CSNChicago.com will provide a live stream of Notre Dame Head Coach Brian Kelly’s weekly press conference, as he will address the prior weekend’s game, along with detailing his game plan against the team’s upcoming opponent. Coach Kelly’s weekly press conference, which will take place from Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Ind., will be live streamed every Tuesday throughout the season at 11 a.m. CT.
— NBC SPORTS GROUP —