FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, January 26th, 2018
NBC SPORTS PHILADELPHIA ANNOUNCES SUPER BOWL COVERAGE
NBC SPORTS PHILADELPHIA ANNOUNCES MISSION LII MULTIPLATFORM
EAGLES SUPER BOWL COVERAGE
PHILLY SPORTS TALK, QUICK SLANTS AND EAGLES PRE AND POST GAME
ALL LIVE FROM MINNEAPOLIS
DERRICK GUNN AND BARRETT BROOKS DRIVE TO MINNEAPOLIS
PHILADELPHIA- (January 26, 2017) – NBC Sports Philadelphia, The Official Pre and Postgame Station of the Philadelphia Eagles, continues to be the place to go for total Eagles coverage during Super Bowl Week. With extensive coverage from Minneapolis, and at home in Philadelphia, no team has the Eagles covered quite like NBC Sports Philadelphia.
The robust 24/7 multiplatform Eagles coverage includes multiple live shows from Minneapolis. Daily coverage will include press conferences, national guests, football experts, plus exclusive content on NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com; including Philly Sports Talk and Quick Slants podcasts. For additional coverage and insight, follow @NBCSPhilly on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.
Talent reporting from Minneapolis include Michael Barkann, Derrick Gunn, Barrett Brooks, John Clark, Reuben Frank, Ray Didinger and Seth Joyner. Several other special guests will bring viewers the sights and sounds of Super Bowl week, and the Eagles preparations for the Championship Game.
The fun begins on Saturday when Quick Slant’s crew of Derrick Gunn and Barrett Brooks head out for the 17-hour drive to Minneapolis, with a brief overnight stop. “The Adventures of Brooks and Gunn” can be followed on @NBCSPhilly’s social media channels.
NBC Sports Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl Week Highlights
Follow @NBCSPhilly, and log onto www.NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com
Philly Sports Talk: Monday through Friday at 5 p.m.
Quick Slants: Monday through Saturday at 6 p.m.
Mission LII: Monday through Saturday at 6:30 p.m.
Mission LII Sounding Off: Monday through Friday 11 p.m.
Super Bowl Sunday:
Eagles Pregame Live: 3:30 p.m.
Eagles Postgame Live: Immediately after the game ends
End Game: Midnight
NBC Sports Philadelphia+
Philly Sports Talk (replay): weeknights at 8 p.m.
Quick Slants (replay): weeknights at 9 p.m.
Mission LII (replay): weeknights at 9:30 p.m.
Exclusive Super Bowl coverage can be found on www.NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com, and on the network’s social media channels including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. Each day, NBC Sports Philadelphia will host a Facebook Live with special guests from Minneapolis.
Follow on Twitter:
Mission LII – Weekdays at 6:30 p.m.
Michael Barkann will host this 30 minute show which highlights the sights, sounds and adventures of Super Bowl week in Minneapolis.
Mission LII Flight Plan – Sunday at 8 p.m.
This two-hour special takes a look back at the Eagles season, and their road to Super Bowl LII. Click here for a preview.
Mission LII Sounding Off weeknights at 11 p.m.
This hour-long show showcases the highlights of the day’s press conferences, including the always entertaining “Media Day”
Philly Sports Talk weekdays at 5 p.m.
Michael Barkann will host his long-running talk show from the Mall of America live each weekday from 5 – 6 p.m. featuring football experts from Philly and around the country.
Quick Slants weekdays at 6 p.m., Saturday at 6 p.m.
At 6 p.m. Derrick Gunn and Barrett Brooks take over as they break down the Eagles-Patriots game in this X’s and O’s driven program.
Super Bowl Sunday – Live coverage begins at 3:30 p.m.
NBC Sports Philadelphia will be live beginning at 3:30 p.m. with an expanded Super Bowl edition of Eagles Pregame Live with Michael Barkann, Ray Didinger, Barrett Brooks and Seth Joyner. Immediately after the conclusion of the game, Eagles Postgame Live will hit the air.
NBC Sports Philadelphia+
Each evening from 8 p.m. until 10 p.m. weeknights, NBC Sports Philadelphia+ will replay Philly Sports Talk, Quick Slants and Mission LII.
*all show times are Eastern
About NBC Sports Philadelphia:
NBC Sports Philadelphia and NBC Sports Philadelphia+, part of NBC Sports Group, provide award-winning sports news, analysis, live game coverage and original programming to nearly three million viewers in the Philadelphia area, Southern New Jersey and Delaware. Together the networks present more than 500 live game broadcasts annually, featuring the NHL’s Philadelphia Flyers, NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers, MLB’s Philadelphia Phillies, MLS’s Philadelphia Union, NCAA and high school events, plus extensive coverage of the Philadelphia Eagles. NBC Sports Philadelphia broadcasts pre/post-game coverage and the most comprehensive local and regional sports news available. The networks’ news and original programming teams have been distinguished with numerous Emmys and Edward R. Murrow Awards, and handle sports coverage for Philadelphia’s NBC10 affiliate WCAU-TV. NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com, also provides Philly sports fans with the most comprehensive and dedicated 24/7 online local sports destination that includes live streaming of Sixers basketball, Flyers hockey and Phillies baseball. The site is the go to source for up-to-the-minute sports news, game previews/recaps, highlights, numerous multimedia video clips, blogs and top-notch coverage from “Insiders” for the city’s favorite pro teams. NBC Sports Philadelphia can be found on multiple social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat (@NBCSportsPhilly).
NBC Sports Regional Networks is NBC Sports Group’s portfolio of nine regional networks that delivers more than 2,200 live sporting events and original content to more than 35 million homes. Aligned within Eastern and Western Divisions, the NBC Sports Regional Networks are: NBC Sports Boston, NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia +, NBC Sports Washington, NBC Sports Washington + and SNY; and NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports California, NBC Sports Chicago and NBC Sports Northwest. For more information on NBC Sports Group properties, including press releases, photos, talent and executive bios, headshots and logos, please visit www.NBCSportsGroupPressBox.com