FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, September 25th, 2012
NFL TURNING POINT WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 26, 10 P.M. ET ON NBC SPORTS NETWORK
New York — September 25, 2012 — Emmy-nominated NFL Turning Point, NBC Sports Network’s weekly NFL show co-produced by NFL Films, airs this Wednesday at 10 p.m. ET. This week’s episode features: Cincinnati quarterback Andy Dalton, wide receiver AJ Green and a close look at the bizarre final sequence in the Bengals–Redskins game;anin-depth analysis ofthe Patriots–Ravens game, including quarterback Joe Flacco’s aggressive play in the fourth quarter; and compelling in-game audio from Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson during Arizona’s win over Philadelphia. In addition, Football Night In America’s Rodney Harrison and Tony Dungy will breakdown the keys to this Sunday’s Giants-Eagles game.
Hosted by Football Night In America’s Dan Patrick, the hour-long program will air throughout the entire NFL season, including the playoffs and Super Bowl.
This week’s episode will feature:
- Andy Dalton, AJ Green and the Bengals impressive performance against Robert Griffin III and the Redskins. NFL Turning Point analyzes the bizarre final sequence in the fourth quarter that allowed Cincinnati to hang on to a 38-31 win over Washington.
- NFL Turning Point takes an in-depth look at the Patriots–Ravens game and the events that led to one of the most dramatic finishes of the season. The episode examines Joe Flacco’s aggressive play in the game, Torrey Smith’s emotional night and the Ravens fourth quarter drive that helped shift the momentum in Baltimore’s favor.
- Compelling in-game audio from Patrick Peterson during the Cardinals win against the Eagles, as Arizona dominated Philadelphia 27-6.
- Football Night In America’s Rodney Harrison and Tony Dungy look ahead to this Sunday’s Giants-Eagles matchup, and breakdown the keys to the game for both teams, including the relentless pursuit and punishment that both quarterbacks will face.
Each week NFL Turning Point will be built around select NFL match-ups from the previous weekend, and will focus on the crucial “turning point” moments that ultimately defined the outcome of each game. The show will feature anatomy-of-a-play type segments and long form, Game-of-the-Week style narratives that include the pre-game and post-game access, sideline sounds, jaw-dropping cinematography and incredible storytelling that is synonymous with NFL Films.
Earlier this year NFL Films and NBC Sports Group agreed to renew the Emmy-nominated NFL Turning Point, for the 2012, 2013, and 2014 seasons. This year, NBC Sports Network will air a total of 22 episodes, running throughout the entire NFL season, including the playoffs and Super Bowl. The season finale, scheduled to air on Wednesday, February 6, 2013, will look back at the turning point of Super Bowl XLVII.