FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
RUSSELL WILSON AND SEAHAWKS’ SUPER BOWL XLIX REMATCH WITH TOM BRADY AND PATRIOTS FEATURED IN NEW EPISODE OF “NFL TURNING POINT” THURSDAY AT 1 A.M. ET ON NBCSN
Episode to Include:
Examination of Thrilling Back-and-Forth Battle and Dramatic Finish in Foxborough
In-Depth Look at Dak Prescott and Cowboys’ Come-From-Behind Win Against Steelers
NFL Films Breaks Down Carson Wentz and Eagles’ Game-Winning Drive Against Falcons
In-Game Audio From Jameis Winston in Buccaneers’ Win Over Bears
NFL Turning Point Hosted by Football Night In America’s Dan Patrick
STAMFORD, Conn. – November 15, 2016 – This week’s all-new edition of NFL Turning Point, debuting Thursday at 1 a.m. ET / Wednesday at 10 p.m. PT on NBCSN, examines QB Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks’ win over QB Tom Brady and the New England Patriots, and analyzes the back-and-forth battle on Sunday that led to seven lead changes between the two teams.
In addition, the show breaks down QB Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys’ come-from-behind win against the Pittsburgh Steelers; shines a spotlight on QB Carson Wentz and the Philadelphia Eagles’ game-winning drive against the Atlanta Falcons; reviews the Broncos’ wild comeback win over the New Orleans Saints; and features in-game audio from QB Jameis Winston in the Buccaneers’ win over the Bears.
Hosted by Football Night In America’s Dan Patrick, the 30-minute long NFL Turning Point, co-produced by NFL Films, airs weekly throughout the entire NFL season, including the playoffs and Super Bowl.
This week’s episode includes:
- Seahawks – Patriots: NFL Films examines the Super Bowl XLIX rematch and shines a spotlight on the Seahawks’ goal-line stand in the final minutes of the fourth quarter. The segment reviews the performance of Seahawks’ S Kam Chancellor, and analyzes the controversial fourth-down goal-line pass attempt from Brady to TE Rob Gronkowski.
- Cowboys – Steelers: NFL Turning Point breaks down the thrilling finish to Sunday’s game, studies the game-winning drive led by Prescott, and analyzes the game-winning 32-yard touchdown run by RB Ezekiel Elliott.
- Falcons – Eagles: The segment reviews the Eagles’ game-winning drive, and takes a look at the performance of Wentz and RB Ryan Matthews.
- Broncos – Saints: NFL Turning Point looks at the back-and-forth momentum swings in the game, and analyzes the wild final two minutes of the fourth quarter.
Wednesday night’s Sounds of The Game – Powered by BOSE – segment will feature the Best of NFL Films Week 10 wires, including audio from QB Jameis Winston in the Buccaneers’ win over the Bears. In addition, the segment will feature in-game sound from head coach Bruce Arians in the Cardinals’ victory over the 49ers.
Each week NFL Turning Point is built around select NFL matchups from the previous weekend, and focuses on the crucial “turning point” moments that ultimately defined the outcome of each game. The show also features anatomy-of-a-play type segments and long-form game-of-the-week style narratives that include pre-game and post-game access, sideline sounds, jaw-dropping cinematography and incredible storytelling that is synonymous with NFL Films.
During the 2016-17 season NBCSN will air a total of 21 NFL Turning Point episodes. The season finale, scheduled to air on Wednesday, February 8, 2017, will look back at the “turning point” of Super Bowl LI.
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–