NFL Network's 'The Top 100 Players of 2017' Premieres Tonight

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NFL Network's 'The Top 100 Players of 2017' Premieres Tonight

2017 Regular English

Most Votes in Seven-Season History of Series​

List Determined Solely by NFL Players

Back-to-Back Episodes Reveal Players No. 100-81 TONIGHT at 8:00 & 9:00 PM ET

Weekly Episodes Air Monday at 9:00 PM ET & 'Top 100 Reactions' at 10:00 PM ET

For the seventh consecutive year, current NFL players have voted to determine the top 100 players in the NFL.

The weekly series The Top 100 Players of 2017 premieres TONIGHT on NFL Network, with back-to-back episodes at 8:00 & 9:00 PM ET revealing players ranked No. 100-81.

The one-hour show airs weekly on Monday at 9:00 PM ET through June 26 counting down the top players in the NFL as determined solely by the players themselves. This year's list received the most votes from current NFL players in the seven-season history of the series.

Following each weekly episode, The Top 100 Players of 2017 Reactions show airs live from the NFL Network studios at 10:00 PM ET. Hosted by Amber Theoharis and featuring a rotation of NFL Network analysts, the 30-minute show provides instant reaction to players unveiled – and not unveiled – on the latest episode. NFL players who have been voted onto the top 100 will also join the Reactions show throughout the series, beginning with the first show of the season TONIGHT. Additionally, viewers can interact with the show on social media using #NFLTop100.

TONIGHT, NFL Network analysts Willie McGinest and David Carr join Theoharis on the Reactions show.

The top 10 players on the list will be revealed in a special two-hour edition Monday, June 26 at 8:00 PM ET, followed by a special one-hour edition of the Reactions show at 10:00 PM ET.

Throughout, NFL Network analyst Ike Taylor will release his own Top 100 rankings, revealing 10 names each week as the show airs. Additionally, the Around the NFL writers will provide weekly post-show reactions to the 10 players revealed that week, NFL Now will recap and examine the latest players revealed, and continued Top 100 discussion and reaction will occur on NFL Media podcasts such as Around the NFL and The Dave Dameshek Football Program. Socially, the NFL and NFL Network's Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat accounts will feature exclusive Top 100 content and provide fans with ways to interact with the show.

Fans can watch NFL Network live on their smartphone with NFL Mobile from Verizon, tablet (NFL Mobile, Watch NFL Network and NFL Windows 10 apps), PC (NFL.com/Watch), Xbox One and Xbox 306 (NFL on Xbox app), and other connected TV devices (NFL app on Apple TV, PlayStation 4, Android TV and Amazon Fire TV). Watch NFL Network access is available for NFL Network subscribers of participating TV providers. For more information, go to NFL.com/nflnetwork.

Fans can see the full list week-by-week as it is revealed and read analysis of each ranking at NFL.com/top100.

The Top 100 Players of 2017 Episode Schedule

Episode #1                   Monday, May 1                        8:00 PM ET

(100-91)                                                          

Episode #2                   Monday, May 1                         9:00 PM ET

(90-81)                                                                         10:00 PM ET – Reactions

Episode #3                   Monday, May 8                         9:00 PM ET

(80-71)                                                                         10:00 PM ET – Reactions

Episode #4                   Monday, May 15                       9:00 PM ET

(70-61)                                                                         10:00 PM ET – Reactions

Episode #5                   Monday, May 22                       9:00 PM ET

(60-51)                                                                         10:00 PM ET – Reactions

Episode #6                   Monday, May 29                       9:00 PM ET

(50-41)                                                                         10:00 PM ET – Reactions

Episode #7                   Monday, June 5                       9:00 PM ET

(40-31)                                                                         10:00 PM ET – Reactions

Episode #8                   Monday, June 12                     9:00 PM ET

(30-21)                                                                         10:00 PM ET – Reactions

Episode #9                   Monday, June 19                     9:00 PM ET

(20-11)                                                                         10:00 PM ET – Reactions

Episode #10                  Monday, June 26                     8:00 PM ET & 9:00 PM ET

(10-1)                                                                           10:00 PM ET – Reactions

 

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