FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, December 19th, 2023

MELISSA STARK WORKS 100TH NFL REGULAR SEASON GAME ON SIDELINE THIS SATURDAY NIGHT

 Peacock Holiday Exclusive features Buffalo Bills at Los Angeles Chargers in Matchup with AFC Playoff Implications, this Saturday at 8 p.m. ET

From London to Lambeau: Stark has Reported from Sidelines in 39 Stadiums, on Three Networks, in Two Countries, and on One Streaming Service

STAMFORD, Conn. – December 19, 2023 – This Saturday night in Los Angeles, Melissa Stark will serve as the sideline reporter for her 100th NFL regular season game as the Chargers host the Buffalo Bills in the Peacock Holiday Exclusive at 8 p.m. ET.

Beginning with the first ABC Monday Night Football game of the 21st century in Sept. 2000, as the “Greatest Show on Turf” St. Louis Rams began their title defense against the Denver Broncos, through three ABC MNF seasons, 11 NFL Network games over four years (2018-21), and currently in her second season on NBC’s Sunday Night Football, Stark hits the century mark this Saturday night in the first ever exclusive NFL game on Peacock (8 p.m. ET) alongside Mike Tirico and Cris Collinsworth.

Saturday will mark the sixth Bills game and fifth Chargers game for Stark, who has worked in 39 stadiums including two in London (Wembley Stadium, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium), as well as two home stadiums each for the Broncos, Cowboys, Eagles, Giants/Jets, Patriots, Vikings, Raiders, Rams and 49ers.

A further breakdown of her first 100 games: 

MOST GAMES, TEAM

NFL Club # of Games
Green Bay Packers 12
Los Angeles/St. Louis Rams 11
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10
Dallas Cowboys 9
Philadelphia Eagles 9

MOST GAMES, STADIUM

Stadium, Location # of Games
Lambeau Field, Green Bay 7
Raymond James Stadium, Tampa Bay 6
The Dome at America’s Center, St. Louis 5
SoFi Stadium, Los Angeles 5*
Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, N.J. 4
Nissan Stadium, Nashville 4

 

*Includes this Saturday night’s game

 

Last May, Stark was nominated for a Sports Emmy for Outstanding Sports Personality – Reporter, following her first season as the sideline reporter for Sunday Night Football. For Stark’s full bio, click here.

The #1 primetime show for an unprecedented 12 consecutive television seasons, NBC’s Sunday Night Football is again primetime’s most-watched program this year, averaging 21.8 million viewers – SNF’s largest audience through Week 15 since 2015.

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