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2017-18 NFL Playoffs: Super Bowl LII Week TV Schedule

NFL Network, ESPN and the networks of NBC will dedicate the entire week of Jan. 29 to Super Bowl LII which will ultimately take place on Sunday, Feb. 4.

NBC Sports Group’s broadcast, cable, digital, regional sports networks and radio platforms will present nearly 200 hours of coverage on-site from Minneapolis, Minn. (the site of Super Bowl LII); NFL Network will have 85 hours of live on-location coverage; the networks of ESPN will have more than 60 hours to originate from Minneapolis.

All start times in the following TV schedule are Eastern:

Programs to broadcast from Minnesota for Super Bowl week

SportsCenter on the Road (ESPN, Jan. 29 and Jan. 31-Feb. 4)
Steve Levy (Mon, Wed-Sat night), Mike Greenberg (Wed and Thu mornings) and Sage Steele (Fri, Sat and Sun mornings) will rotate as hosts of SportsCenter on the Road in Minneapolis. Levy and Greenberg will also co-host the post-game edition of SportsCenter from U.S. Bank Stadium following Super Bowl LII.

First Take (ESPN, Feb. 1-2)

NFL Live (ESPN, Jan. 31-Feb. 2)
Trey Wingo (Wed, Thu) and Suzy Kolber (Fri) will host the 90-minute show from the IDS Center Crystal Court with a combination of NFL analysts, including: Super Bowl champions Tedy Bruschi and Ryan Clark, Super Bowl XL quarterback Matt Hasselbeck, and NFL Insiders Chris Mortensen, Louis Riddick and Adam Schefter.

NFL Matchup (ESPN, late Feb. 3 3 a.m. and 5:30 a.m.; ESPN2, Feb. 4 8:30 a.m.)
Sal Paolantonio will preview Super Bowl LII with Louis Riddick and NFL Films’ Greg Cosell.

Golic & Wingo (ESPN2, Jan. 31-Feb. 2 6-10 a.m.)
Mike Golic, Trey Wingo and Mike Golic Jr. – hosts of ESPN Radio’s new national morning show – will be live from the Hard Rock Cafe at Mall of America. Planned guests include current NFL stars Deshaun Watson, Luke Kuechly, Marcus Mariota and Travis Kelce; New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton; and Hall of Fame running back Emmitt Smith.

Good Morning Football (NFL Network, Jan. 31-Feb. 2 7-11 a.m.)
Hosts Kay Adams, Nate Burleson, Peter Schrager and Kyle Brandt anchor the coverage and are joined by special guests throughout the week in Minneapolis.

Good Morning Football: Weekend (NFL Network, Feb. 3 9-11 a.m.)
With Colleen Wolfe, Michael Robinson, Steve Smith Sr. and Mike Garafolo.

Super Bowl Live (NFL Network, Jan. 29 4-7 p.m., Jan. 30 noon-7 p.m., Jan. 31 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Feb. 1 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Feb. 2-3 1-7 p.m.)

NFL Total Access (NFL Network, Jan. 29-Feb. 2 7-8 p.m. and Feb. 3 11 p.m.-midnight)

Pro Football Talk Live (NBCSN, Jan. 29-Feb. 2 7-9 a.m.)
Many of NBC’s NFL commentators join hosts Mike Florio and Chris Simms on Radio Row at Mall of America to provide insight and analysis on-site in Minneapolis throughout the week leading up to Super Bowl LII.

The Dan Patrick Show (NBCSN, Jan. 29-Feb. 2 and Feb. 5 9 a.m.-noon)

NHL Live (NBCSN, Jan. 30-Feb. 2 prime time)
Will originate live from Nicollet Mall in Minneapolis, prior to NHL coverage on NBCSN. Hosts Liam McHugh and Kathryn Tappen will anchor NBCSN’s NHL Live coverage throughout the week, alongside former players and analysts Keith Jones and Jeremy Roenick, and Mike Milbury. NBCSN will feature four NHL telecasts during the week prior to Super Bowl LII, capped by a matchup between the Vegas Golden Knights and Minnesota Wild from Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn., on Friday, Feb. 2, at 8 p.m. ET.

Morning Drive (Golf Channel, Jan. 29-31 7-9 a.m., Feb. 1-4 10 a.m.-noon)
Golf Channel’s daily news and lifestyle show will feature former NFL linebacker and current CNBC host Dhani Jones as a contributor from Minneapolis during Super Bowl week. Jones will conduct live reports on Morning Drive focused on the latest storylines in anticipation of Super Bowl LII.

Monday, January 29, 2018

8:00 p.m.
Super Bowl Opening Night (NFL Network, ESPN2)
Hear from both teams playing in Super Bowl LII for the first time since arriving in Minnesota plus a musical performance from downtown Minneapolis, special guests and more. On NFL Network, host Chris Rose and Kurt Warner anchor the coverage from the desk, while Michael Irvin, Steve Smith Sr. and Deion Sanders roam the scene providing interviews with players and coaches.

On ESPN2, Steve Levy hosts alongside Tedy Bruschi and Ryan Clark.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

8:00 p.m.
Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials 2018 (CBS)
Boomer Esiason, Daniela Ruah and Kevin Frazier host a countdown of the best commercials from past Super Bowls.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

6:00 p.m.
NFL Playbook: Super Bowl LII Special (NFL Network)
With Rhett Lewis, Shaun O’Hara and Brian Billick. Additionally, Kurt Warner and Willie McGinest join as guests.

8:00 p.m.
NFL Players Only (NFL Network)
NFL Network’s cast of former players share their unique perspectives on the hottest topics leading up to Super Bowl LII as only they can with in depth conversations, analysis and predictions for this weekend.

9:00 p.m.
Super Bowl Prime (NFL Network)
Join Deion “Primetime” Sanders to recap all the day’s events with special guests and reports on everything happening in Minneapolis as we get you ready for Super Bowl LII.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

8:00 p.m.
30 for 30: The Two Bills (ESPN)
Directed by Ken Rodgers and produced by NFL Films, “The Two Bills” features Bill Belichick and Bill Parcells being interviewed together for the first time since 1991 and traces the relationship between these two coaching masters that spans over four decades.

8:00 p.m.
NFL Players Only (NFL Network)

9:00 p.m.
Super Bowl Prime (NFL Network)

Friday, February 2, 2018

8:00 p.m.
NFL Players Only (NFL Network)

9:00 p.m.
Super Bowl Prime (NFL Network)

10:00 p.m.
The Timeline: The Helmet Catch (NFL Network)
The story of the moment that New York Giants receiver David Tyree secured a seemingly uncatchable pass that thwarted the New England Patriots’ chance at a perfect season that was set to end in a Super Bowl victory.

Saturday, February 3, 2018

3:30 p.m.
2018 NFL Honors Pre-Show (NBC)

8:00 p.m.
Super Bowl Saturday Night (NFL Network)
Catch all the red carpet coverage as the biggest NFL stars and celebrities get ready to celebrate NFL Honors from Minneapolis on the eve of Super Bowl LII. Melissa Stark, Kay Adams and Nate Burleson host, along with Kevin Frazier

9:00 p.m.
2018 NFL Honors (NBC)
On the eve of Super Bowl LII, the 2017 season is celebrated with the presentation of awards for MVP, Coach of the Year and many more, plus the unveiling of the 2018 Pro Football Hall of Fame class.

Sunday, February 4, 2018

9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
NFL GameDay Morning (NFL Network)
* Rich Eisen, Steve Mariucci, Kurt Warner, Michael Irvin & Willie McGinest – U.S. Bank Stadium Main Set
* Colleen Wolfe, Steve Smith Sr., Michael Robinson & Mike Garafolo – U.S. Bank Stadium Outside Set
* Ian Rapoport & Cynthia Frelund – U.S. Bank Stadium
* Amber Theoharis, Terrell Davis & DeMarcus Ware – Tailgate Set
* Brian Billick & Shaun O’Hara – Gjallerhorn
* Kim Jones – New England Patriots Hotel
* James Palmer – Philadelphia Eagles Hotel
* Steve Wyche & Stacey Dales – Stadium Arrivals

Featured on the Super Bowl Sunday edition of NFL GameDay Morning:
* Arizona Cardinals wide receiver and Minnesota native Larry Fitzgerald joins live on-set
 
* Melissa Stark sits down with New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick
 
* Michael Silver goes 1-on-1 with Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long to discuss the work he has done off the field and facing his former team in the Super Bowl
 
* Mark Kriegel examines the history of backup quarterbacks in the Super Bowl and explains why Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles may just have a chance to dethrone New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady
 
* Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby and others discuss the moment of truth and what it’s like when everything is on the line
 
* NFL GameDay Morning looks back at the Super Bowl XLI halftime performance by Minnesota native Prince

* The story of former Minnesota Vikings head coach Bud Grant and the first family of Minnesota football
 
* Steve Mariucci and Michael Irvin go ice fishing in Minnesota

10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Postseason NFL Countdown (ESPN)
Suzy Kolber will host from U.S. Bank Stadium with guest analyst Greg Olsen, Louis Riddick, Steve Young, Chris Mortensen and Adam Schefter. Sam Ponder, Matt Hasselbeck, Randy Moss, Rex Ryan and Charles Woodson will join from IDS Crystal Court.

12:00-1:00 p.m.
Road to the Super Bowl (NBC)
Top moments, players and teams of the 2017 NFL season, including the best of over 100 players wired for sound.

1:00-6:00 p.m.
Football Night in America: Super Bowl Pre-Game (NBC)
Dan Patrick hosts the Super Bowl alongside Liam McHugh, and will be joined by NBC Football Night in America teammates Tony Dungy, Rodney Harrison, and Mike Florio. NBC Sports voices Paul Burmeister, Kathryn Tappen, Rutledge Wood, Randy Moss (the reporter), and Chris Simms also will appear on the pregame coverage.

6:00-10:00 p.m.
Super Bowl LII (NBC)
Philadelphia Eagles at New England Patriots
Announcers: Al Michaels (play-by-play), Cris Collinsworth (analyst), Michele Tafoya (reporter)

Approx. 8:00-8:30 p.m.
Super Bowl LII Halftime (NBC)
Justin Timberlake

Approx. 10:15 p.m.
This Is Us (NBC)

Approx. 10:15 p.m.
NFL GameDay Prime (NFL Network)
Chris Rose, Deion Sanders & LaDainian Tomlinson will appear in this Super Bowl post-game show from U.S. Bank Stadium Field

10:30-11:30 p.m.
NFL PrimeTime (ESPN)
Chris Berman will host the post-Super Bowl highlights from the field at U.S. Bank Stadium with Randy Moss and Steve Young.

Written by Douglas Pucci

Douglas Pucci (a.k.a. “Son of the Bronx”) has worked with Mr. Berman for more than a decade. A Bronx native, NYU graduate and once-intern for VH1's "Pop Up Video," Pucci went on to design, build and maintain websites for various non-profit organizations in his hometown of New York City. He also contributes to the sports website Awful Announcing.

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