FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, August 27th, 2019
SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL CONFERENCE CALL TODAY, TUES., AUG. 27, AT 3 PM ET
Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya, and Executive Producer Fred Gaudelli to Preview NFL’s Historic 100th Season
Dial 800-458-4121 to Participate
STAMFORD, Conn. – August 27, 2019 – The Sunday Night Football broadcast team of play-by-play voice Al Michaels, analyst Cris Collinsworth, and sideline reporter Michele Tafoya join executive producer Fred Gaudelli to preview the 2019 NFL season, the league’s historic 100th season, on a media conference call today, Tuesday, Aug. 27 at 3 p.m. ET.
Dial 800-458-4121 to participate, conference ID 1286591.
NBC Sports kicks off the 100th NFL season on Thursday, Sept. 5, when Khalil Mack and the defending NFC North champion Chicago Bears host Aaron Rodgers and division rival Green Bay Packers from Soldier Field in Chicago, Il. Coverage begins at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBC.
Three days later, in the opener of Sunday Night Football, Tom Brady and the New England Patriots raise the championship banner in Foxboro, before facing Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers.
NBC’S “SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL” IS PRIMETIME TELEVISION’S NO. 1 SHOW FOR UNPRECEDENTED EIGHTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR: NBC’s Sunday Night Football finished the 2018-19 TV season as primetime’s #1 TV show in all key metrics for an unprecedented eighth consecutive year – adding to its record for the most consecutive years atop the charts (since 1950), based on official live plus same day data provided by Nielsen. Sunday Night Football also ranked as the No. 1 show in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic for the ninth consecutive TV season.
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