FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, September 16th, 2022
PEACOCK’S “FANTASY FOOTBALL PREGAME WITH MATTHEW BERRY” COMES TO NBC-OWNED STATIONS THIS SUNDAY, SEPT. 18
Hosted by Berry and Michael Smith, Fantasy Football Pregame Features Latest Fantasy News and Advice Ahead of The Day’s Slate of Games
STAMFORD, Conn. – Sept. 16, 2022 – Peacock’s new Fantasy Football Pregame with Matthew Berry, which debuted last weekend with the kickoff of the NFL season, is joining the pregame lineup on NBC-owned stations in 11 markets (list below) this Sunday, Sept. 18 at Noon ET / 11 a.m. CT / 9 a.m. PT. As schedules permit, the show will air on NBC-owned stations on many Sundays this season (check local listings).
Fantasy Football Pregame with Matthew Berry provides the latest fantasy football news and advice to help viewers set their lineups before the early games kick off just after 1 p.m. ET.
The show is hosted by Matthew Berry and Michael Smith, who will be joined by Jay Croucher. Berry, the celebrated fantasy football commentator and industry pioneer, is also an analyst on Football Night in America, which last Sunday delivered its highest Week 1 viewership in seven years. Berry’s Fantasy Football Happy Hour podcast debuted at #1 for sports podcasts and in the top 10 overall on iTunes, and continues to be one of the top sports podcasts on both iTunes and Spotify. Smith is also the co-host of Peacock original Brother from Another. Croucher co-hosts the daily“Fantasy Football Happy Hour with Matthew Berry” program on Peacock (Monday-Friday, Noon ET) and will provide sports betting advice.
The show can be watched on 11 NBC-owned stations including WNBC/New York, KNBC/Los Angeles, WMAQ/Chicago, WCAU/Philadelphia, KXAS/Dallas-Fort Worth, KNTV/San Jose Bay Area, WRC-TV/Washington, D.C., WBTS/Boston, WTVJ/Miami-Ft. Lauderdale, KNSD/San Diego, and WVIT/Hartford, CT (check local listings).
Fantasy Football Pregame streams live on Peacock from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. ET each Sunday throughout the NFL season.