FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, January 6th, 2021
PEACOCK PRESENTS NBC’S COVERAGE OF NFL WILD CARD GAME AND FIRST-EVER PEACOCK POST-GAME COVERAGE WITH MICHAEL SMITH AND MICHAEL HOLLEY SUNDAY, JANUARY 10
Peacock Will Live Stream NBC Sports’ Coverage of Browns-Steelers NFL Wild Card Game, Also Broadcast on NBC and Telemundo, this Sunday, Jan. 10, Beginning at 7:30 p.m. ET
Smith and Holley to Recap Weekend in Live Half-Hour Post-Game Show
NEW YORK, NY. Jan 6, 2021 — This Sunday, Jan. 10, marks a historic first for Peacock as the platform will live stream NBC Sports’ coverage of the NFL Wild Card playoff game between the Cleveland Browns and Pittsburgh Steelers from Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pa., beginning at 7:30 p.m. ET. NBC Sports is broadcasting the game on NBC and Telemundo.
In addition, Michael Smith and Michael Holley, co-hosts of the Peacock exclusive show Brother From Another, will host Peacock’s first-ever post-game show on Sunday night immediately following NBC’s post-game show coverage. Smith and Holley will provide Browns-Steelers game analysis and employ their unique perspectives to recap the full weekend slate of six NFL Wild Card playoff games. Coverage will begin streaming following the conclusion of Browns-Steelers at approximately 11:30 p.m. ET.
NBC Sports’ Browns-Steelers coverage begins at 7:30 p.m. ET with Football Night in America on NBC, followed by kickoff at 8:15 p.m. ET from Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Al Michaels (play-by-play), Cris Collinsworth (analyst), Michele Tafoya (sideline reporter) and Terry McAulay (rules analyst) will call the game on NBC and Peacock. This will be the first time NFL live game coverage will stream on Peacock. Telemundo will present a live Spanish-language broadcast of the game as well.
Smith and Holley host and produce Brother From Another, Peacock’s first original sports talk program. Exclusively on Peacock, the show features the latest news across sports, culture, entertainment and politics. New episodes stream live on Peacock weekdays from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. ET on the NBC Sports on Peacock channel and previous episodes can be streamed on demand anytime for free.
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