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Defending Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks Highlight NFL Network’s Week 3 Live Preseason Schedule

Three Live Week 3 Preseason Games on NFL Network:

Pittsburgh Steelers at Philadelphia Eagles – August 21 at 7:30 PM ET

Chicago Bears at Seattle Seahawks – August 22 at 11:00 PM ET

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Buffalo Bills – August 23 at 4:30 PM ET

Special Preseason ‘NFL RedZone’ Saturday, August 23 at 7:00 PM ET

Preseason Editions of New Show ‘NFL GameDay Live’ Friday, August 22 at 8:00 PM ET & Saturday, August 23 at 7:00 PM ET

It’s time to get ‘Back to Football’ and NFL Media remains the go-to destination to do so, with three live games, re-airs of every Week 3 preseason game, a special preseason edition of the NFL RedZone channel and two preseason editions of NFL Network’s new show NFL GameDay Live.


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NFL Network Feature on Hall of Fame Safety Aeneas Williams’ Work in Ferguson, MO

Feature Airs Tuesday on ‘NFL Total Access’ at 7:00 PM ET & Wednesday on ‘NFL AM’ at 6:00 AM ET

Exclusive Footage of Aeneas Williams Preaching in Ferguson, MO & Attending Rally

Airing Tuesday, August 19 on NFL Total Access at 7:00 PM ET and Wednesday, August 20 on NFL AM at 6:00 AM ET, NFL Network presents an exclusive feature highlighting newly enshrined Hall of Fame safety Aeneas Williams’ work and impact in the community of Ferguson, Missouri.


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Complete Cast of ‘Thursday Night Football’ Pregame Show on NFL Network & CBS Announced

Featuring Multiple Locations, Coverage Begins at 6:00 PM ET with ‘NFL Total Access Kickoff’ on NFL Network and ‘NFL Thursday Night Kickoff’ at 7:30 PM ET on CBS and NFL Network

James Brown, Deion Sanders and Bill Cowher to be Joined by Rich Eisen, Michael Irvin, Marshall Faulk and Steve Mariucci Live On-Location Every Thursday

‘Mazda Postgame Show’ Wraps Up On-Location Coverage Each Week

The complete pregame and postgame talent roster for Thursday Night Football on NFL Network and CBS is set. Joining the previously announced set featuring host James Brown and analysts Deion Sanders and Bill Cowher will be an additional set featuring host Rich Eisen and analysts Michael Irvin, Marshall Faulk and Steve Mariucci.


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DIRECTV and NFL Now Bring Audience To ‘The Rich Eisen Show’

New Audience Network Show Hosted by NFL Network’s Eisen Will be A Freewheeling Blend of Celebrity Interviews, NFL Commentary and More; Show to Simulcast Digitally on NFL Now

DIRECTV and NFL Now are teaming up to launch “The Rich Eisen Show,” a new, daily talk show featuring NFL Network’s Rich Eisen, which will premiere on Oct. 6 and air exclusively on DIRECTV’s Audience Network from noon to 3 p.m. (EDT).

In addition to Audience Network, “The Rich Eisen Show” will be available digitally on NFL Now, the NFL’s next-generation video service, providing fans access to a customized stream of content from the largest digital library of NFL video anywhere across an array of Internet-connected devices.


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Levi’s Stadium NFL Debut Highlights NFL Network’s Week 2 Live Preseason Schedule

Five Live Week 2 Preseason Games on NFL Network:

Philadelphia Eagles at New England Patriots – August 15 at 7:30 PM ET

San Diego Chargers at Seattle Seahawks – August 15 at 10:30 PM ET

Green Bay Packers at St. Louis Rams – August 16 at 4:00 PM ET

Baltimore Ravens at Dallas Cowboys – August 16 at 7:00 PM ET

Denver Broncos at San Francisco 49ers – August 17 at 4:00 PM ET

Special Preseason ‘NFL RedZone’ Saturday, August 16 at 7:00 PM ET

It’s time to get ‘Back to Football’ and NFL Media remains the go-to destination to do so, with five live games, re-airs of every Week 2 preseason game and a special preseason edition of the NFL RedZone channel.

On Friday, August 15, NFL Network features a doubleheader of live Week 2 preseason games, beginning at 7:30 PM ET when quarterback Tom Brady and the New England Patriots host running back LeSean McCoy and the Philadelphia Eagles. Immediately following the conclusion of Eagles-Patriots, quarterback Russell Wilson and the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks host quarterback Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers. The game will be joined live in progress.


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Johnny Delivers – Browns vs Lions Sets Rating & Viewership Record for a Preseason Game on NFL Network

With 1.81 US HH rating & average of 2.82 million viewers, Cleveland vs Detroit is the highest-rated and most-watched preseason game ever on NFL Network

One preseason game into his young NFL career, Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel is already proving to be a television draw. The August 9 preseason game between the Browns and Lions, which featured Manziel’s first action as a professional, set a rating and viewership record for a preseason game on NFL Network.

The Cleveland-Detroit game delivered a 1.81 US HH rating and was watched by an average of 2.82 million viewers ranking it as the highest-rated and most-watched game in the 11 seasons of televising preseason games on NFL Network. The Browns/Lions game was 36% higher in total viewership than the 2007 Hall of Fame game between the Saints and Steelers, the previous high for a preseason game on NFL Network.


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Harbaugh Brothers Matchup & Johnny Manziel’s Debut Highlight NFL Network’s Week 1 Live Preseason Schedule

Four Live Week 1 Preseason Games on NFL Network:

San Francisco 49ers at Baltimore Ravens – August 7 at 7:30 PM ET

Dallas Cowboys at San Diego Chargers – August 7 at 10:30 PM ET

New Orleans Saints at St. Louis Rams – August 8 at 8:00 PM ET

Cleveland Browns at Detroit Lions – August 9 at 7:30 PM ET

Special Preseason ‘NFL RedZone’ Friday, August 8 at 7:30 PM ET

It’s time to get ‘Back to Football’ and NFL Network remains the go-to destination to do so, with four live games and re-airs of every Week 1 preseason game.

On Thursday, August 7 at 7:30 PM ET, NFL Network provides a special presentation of the San Francisco 49ers-Baltimore Ravens game – the teams’ first meeting since Super Bowl XLVII. NFL Network’s Ari Wolfe and Kurt Warner will call the action from NFL Network’s studios, while NFL Network’s Aditi Kinkhabwala will provide pre-game and post-game reports from Baltimore.


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NFL Network’s ‘Inside Training Camp Live’ – Tuesday, August 5

Mike Mayock with Patriots HC Bill Belichick

Steve Mariucci with Lions DT Ndamukong Suh

Marshall Faulk at Saints Camp

Solomon Wilcots at Browns Camp

‘NFL Total Access’ & ‘Training Camp Primetime’ Wrap Up Coverage

NFL Network’s Inside Training Camp Live continues Tuesday, August 5 at 10:00 AM ET featuring live coverage of Green Bay Packers and New Orleans Saints practices.

At 7:00 PM ET, hosts Amber Theoharis & Dan Hellie and analysts Willie McGinest and Heath Evans recap all of the day’s action on NFL Total Access, followed by Training Camp Primetime at 8:00 PM ET with Brian Billick, Willie McGinest and host Scott Hanson.


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Why Do We Love Football?

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“Together We Make Football” Contest Asks Fans to Share Why They Love the Game

National Campaign to Culminate in NFL Films Special and Once-In-A-Lifetime Trip to Super Bowl for Two Winners – One Individual and One Group

The National Football League has launched TOGETHER WE MAKE FOOTBALL, an invitation to anyone who has been touched by the game of football – whether as a player at any level, a fan, a group, a team or a community – to share a story of why they love the game. The campaign will unfold across multiple platforms throughout the NFL season, culminating in a nationally televised NFL Films special that will air on NBC on Super Bowl Sunday.

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“2014 NFL Kickoff Presented By XBOX” To Celebrate Start of The NFL Season and Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl Championship Thursday, September 4

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The NFL kicks off its 95th season with “2014 NFL KICKOFF PRESENTED BY XBOX” – 7:30 PM ET Thursday, September 4.  Grammy Award-winning singer, song-writer and producer PHARRELL WILLIAMS will perform live outside of CenturyLink Field in Seattle, it was announced Sunday night during NBC’s national broadcast of the annual NFL/Hall of Fame Game.

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