FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, September 1st, 2021
*REMINDER* – AL MICHAELS, CRIS COLLINSWORTH, MICHELE TAFOYA & FRED GAUDELLI ON NBC SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL CONFERENCE CALL TODAY AT 4 P.M. ET
Dial 323-289-6576 to Participate
STAMFORD, Conn. – Sept. 1, 2021 – 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 2021 NFL season on a media conference call today at 4 p.m. ET.
Dial 323-289-6576 to participate, passcode 9790372.
NBC Sports kicks off the 2021 NFL season next Thursday, Sept. 9, from Raymond James Stadium as Tom Brady and the Super Bowl-champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers host the Dallas Cowboys on NBC, Peacock and Universo. Coverage begins at 7:00 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock.
Three days later on Sept. 12, it’s the debut of NBC’s Sunday Night Football, as fans will get their first look at the sights and sounds of the new and spectacular SoFi Stadium with a full crowd in attendance, as well as the Rams debut of quarterback Matthew Stafford. The Rams host Khalil Mack and Chicago Bears, who welcome two new quarterbacks in Andy Dalton and first-round draft pick Justin Fields.
NBC’S “SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL” IS PRIMETIME TELEVISION’S NO. 1 SHOW FOR RECORD 10 CONSECUTIVE YEARS: NBC’s Sunday Night Football finished the 2020-21 TV season as primetime’s #1 TV show in all key metrics for an unprecedented 10th 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 11th consecutive TV season.
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