Steelers Player Introduces RUSafe App for Domestic Violence Victims
Chiefs Player Joins Fight Against Ebola
Bills Host Annual BILLIEVE Weekend
Buccaneers Host Annual Treasure Chests 5K Run/Walk & Corporate Challenge
Patriots Honor Breast Cancer Survivors in Pregame Ceremony
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“TOGETHER WE MAKE FOOTBALL” FEATURES THE STORY OF TEAM LOUISIANA, 2014 Special Olympic Flag Football Champions, TOMORROW MORNING ON TODAY
NBC Sports Group’s Josh Elliott Reports Live on TODAY from New Orleans
New Orleans Saints Host Green Bay Packers on Sunday Night Football
Tomorrow’s “Together We Make Football” segment on TODAY, narrated by NBC Sports Group’s Josh Elliott, tells the story of Team Louisiana, the 2014 Special Olympic Flag Football Champions. Elliott will report the segment live for TODAY between 8 and 9 a.m. ET from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.
This week’s “Together We Make Football” segment profiles the members of Team Louisiana, a gold medal-winning flag football team in the first-ever Unified Flag Football event at The Special Olympics 2014 USA Games in Newark, New Jersey. After receiving their medals, the squad returned to Louisiana where the New Orleans Saints and coach Sean Payton recognized them for their accomplishment in a special visit to the Saints practice facility.
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NFL Games Two Most-Watched Shows of the Week
Games Top Local Ratings in 28 NFL Markets
NFL telecasts ranked 1-2 in viewership among all television programs last week with the FOX national telecast (mostly Giants-Cowboys) topping the charts with 27.0 million average viewers. The 49ers –Broncos matchup on NBC’s Sunday Night Football held the second spot for the week, drawing 23.8 million average viewers. This marks the seventh time in seven weeks that two NFL games have topped the weekly viewership charts.
13 NFL games have averaged more than 20 million viewers this season, led by the Week 6 FOX National telecast (mostly Cowboys-Seahawks), which averaged more than 30 million viewers.
‘Terrell Davis: A Football Life’ Premieres Friday, October 24 at 9:00 PM ET on NFL Network
“I gave it my all and there is not one moment that I look back on and say, ‘I wish I had done something differently.’” – Terrell Davis
“Without TD, we don’t win Super Bowls. That’s fact.” – Shannon Sharpe
Throughout Terrell Davis’ football life, one surprise has followed another. After walking on at Long Beach State, Davis eventually found himself at the University of Georgia – a football powerhouse. A sixth-round pick of the Denver Broncos, Davis found himself the opening day starter his rookie season. Two Super Bowl championships, one Super Bowl MVP, one league MVP, one 2,000-yard rushing season and 7,607 total rushing yards later, Davis hopes that next step is enshrinement in Canton.