Archive for 'NFL Films'

“The Bus” Jerome Bettis’ Story Told on NFL Network’s ‘A Football Life’

‘Jerome Bettis: A Football Life’ Premieres Friday, October 2 at 9:00 PM ET

          “He is held as the standard that a lot of our players look to when they want to try to understand what it is to be a Steeler.” – Art Rooney II

September 29, 2015:  Jerome Bettis: A Football Life premieres Friday, October 2 at 9:00 PM ET on NFL Network with a look at Pro Football Hall of Famer and Super Bowl Champion with the Pittsburgh Steelers Jerome Bettis, nicknamed ‘The Bus’. The one-hour documentary produced by NFL Films features interviews with Bettis, family members, teammates, coaches and opponents.


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NFL Films And ‘Men In Blazers’ Partner to Tackle American Football

NFL Films, winner of over 120 Sports Emmys, teams up with the wildly popular ‘Men in Blazers’ for a digital video series exploring NFL football while going in-depth with the Jacksonville Jaguars and Buffalo Bills

“Men in Blazers: Tackle Football – Countdown to London, October 25th” premieres today on Yahoo with additional distribution across NFL Media properties

September 29, 2015: NFL Films, one of the most decorated and accomplished producers of sports television, announced today a partnership with the irreverent sensibility of the ‘Men in Blazers,’ Michael Davies and Roger Bennett, to develop a new digital video series, Men in Blazers: Tackle Football – Countdown to London, October 25th. The new series premieres today on Yahoo, which reaches more than 1 billion users, with additional distribution across NFL Media digital channels, as well as NFL Network. With approximately 30 episodes in total, Men in Blazers: Tackle Football – Countdown to London, October 25th will release a new episode daily until October 27th.


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“The Secretary of Defense” Dexter Manley’s Story Told on NFL Network’s ‘A Football Life’

‘Dexter Manley: A Football Life’ Premieres Friday, September 25 at 9:00 PM ET

“If you can look at his life and learn anything, it’s don’t give up on yourself no matter how bad things get.” – Michael Wilbon

September 22, 2015:  Dexter Manley: A Football Life premieres Friday, September 25 at 9:00 PM ET on NFL Network with a look at two-time Super Bowl champion with the Washington Redskins Dexter Manley, nicknamed, ‘The Secretary of Defense.’ The one-hour documentary produced by NFL Films features interviews with Manley, family members, teammates, coaches and opponents.


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“The Nigerian Nightmare” Christian Okoye’s Career Story Told on NFL Network’s ‘A Football Life’

‘Christian Okoye: A Football Life’ Premieres Friday, September 18 at 9:00 PM ET on NFL Network

“Hopefully not only myself but all my other peers and the guys behind us, the players who are still to come, will continue to follow the leadership of guys like Christian. Thank you Christian for trailblazing and leading the way.” – Israel Idonije

September 15, 2015: The fifth season of the Emmy-nominated series ‘A Football Life’ premieres Friday, September 18 at 9:00 PM ET on NFL Network with a look at former All-Pro running-back Christian Okoye – nicknamed “The Nigerian Nightmare” – a second-round pick out of Azusa Pacific University selected by the Kansas City Chiefs. The one-hour documentary, produced by NFL Films features interviews with Okoye, family members, teammates, coaches, opponents and others.


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‘Football Town’ Highlights 2015 Season of NFL Network Original Programming

New Original Series for 2015, ‘Football Town: Barrow, Alaska’ Premieres Sept. 22 on NFL Network at 9:00 PM ET

Emmy-Nominated ‘Undrafted’ Returns for Second Season on Tuesdays at 8:00 PM ET Starting Sept. 22; Premieres on CBS Sept. 16 at 10:00 PM ET

Emmy-Nominated ‘A Football Life’ Returns for Fifth Season Starting Friday, Sept. 18 at 9:00 PM ET

NFL Films Special ‘Do Your Job: Bill Belichick and the 2014 Patriots’ Premieres Wednesday, Sept. 9 at 8:00 PM ET

‘America’s Game: 2014 Patriots’ Premieres TONIGHT at 10:00 PM ET

‘Catching Odell’ Premieres Wednesday, Sept. 23 at 8:00 PM ET

September 8, 2015: NFL Network’s coverage of the 2015 NFL season features a slate of original programming, highlighted by the premiere of a new documentary series Football Town and two, one-hour specials Catching Odell and the exclusive NFL Films special Do Your Job: Bill Belichick and the 2014 Patriots. In addition to the new original programming, NFL Network will return the Emmy-nominated series Undrafted for a second season, along with the fifth season of A Football Life and the one-hour show, America’s Game.


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‘America’s Game: 2014 Patriots’ Premieres Tuesday, September 8 at 10:00 PM ET on NFL Network

TE Rob Gronkowski, WR Julian Edelman & DB Devin McCourty Interviewed

Actor Chris Evans Narrates

September 2, 2015: Following a 41-14 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday Night Football, the New England Patriots fell to 2-2 on the year and caused many to raise doubts about the team, their quarterback and their aspirations for the 2014 season. Yet with a simple mindset – “on to Cincinnati” – the Patriots would win 13 of their remaining 15 games, defeat the defending Super Bowl-champion Seattle Seahawks and bring a fourth Lombardi Trophy to Foxboro.

America’s Game: 2014 Patriots debuts on Tuesday, September 8 at 10:00 PM ET, two nights before the Patriots kick off the 2015 regular season at home against the Pittsburgh Steelers. For the show, tight end Rob Gronkowski, wide receiver Julian Edelman and defensive back Devin McCourty tell the story of the 2014 Patriots in their own words. Additionally, the hour-long special features wired sound from the Patriots’ games throughout the season and footage from team practices in Arizona leading up to Super Bowl XLIX, offering an all-access look at the Super Bowl champions.


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NFL Media Memorializes 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

Four-Part Series ‘Marching Back: After the Storm’ Airs on ‘NFL Total Access’ Wednesday, August 26 – Saturday, August 29

Three-Part ‘Huddle Up’ Series Debuts TODAY

NFL Media memorializes the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina with a four-part series titled Marching Back: After the Storm. The series will run on NFL Network’s NFL Total Access Wednesday, August 26 – Saturday, August 29, with all four features and additional elements airing on NFL Total Access Sunday, August 30.


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NFL Network Gives Exclusive Look at the 2014 Patriots with Bill Belichick & Entire Staff

With Unprecedented Access, NFL Films Conducts Exclusive Interviews with Chairman/CEO Robert Kraft, President Jonathan Kraft, Head Coach Bill Belichick & Entire Patriots Coaching Staff

“DO YOUR JOB: BILL BELICHICK AND THE 2014 PATRIOTS” Premieres Wednesday, September 9 at 8:00 PM ET on NFL Network

NFL Network provides an exclusive, inside look at how a championship team is built with Do Your Job: Bill Belichick and the 2014 Patriots Wednesday, September 9 at 8:00 PM ET.


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Jameis Winston & Marcus Mariota Debuts Highlight NFL Network’s Preseason Week 1 Live Schedule

Free Preseason Editions of ‘NFL RedZone’ Thursday, August 13 & Friday, August 14 at 7:30 PM ET

Six Live Week 1 Preseason Games on NFL Network:

Green Bay Packers at New England Patriots – August 13 at 7:30 PM ET

Dallas Cowboys at San Diego Chargers – August 13 at 10:30 PM ET

Tennessee Titans at Atlanta Falcons – August 14 at 7:00 PM ET

Denver Broncos at Seattle Seahawks – August 14 at 10:00 PM ET

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Minnesota Vikings – August 15 at 8:00 PM ET

Indianapolis Colts at Philadelphia Eagles – August 16 at 1:00 PM ET

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


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NFL Network’s 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Coverage

‘Hall of Fame Saturday’ – Saturday, August 8 at 4:00 PM ET

2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony – Saturday at 7:00 PM ET

Rich Eisen, Hall of Famers Michael Irvin & Marshall Faulk, and NFL Media’s Michael Silver & Steve Wyche Anchor Coverage From Canton

NFL Network provides seven hours of live Pro Football Hall of Fame coverage Saturday, August 8 from Canton, Ohio.


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