NFL Network remaining Kickoff Week Programming Highlights

‘NFL GameDay Kickoff’ Thursday, September 9 at 3:00 & 6:00 PM ET –

First Show from NFL Network’s New Studios!

Premieres of NFL Films’ ‘America’s Game: 2020 Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ & ‘No Risk It, No Biscuit’ on Wednesday, September 8

Season Premieres of ‘NFL GameDay Morning,’ ‘Good Morning Football: Weekend,’ ‘NFL GameDay View’ & ‘NFL Power Rankings’

The 2021 NFL season – the biggest NFL season ever – kicks off Thursday, September 9 and NFL Network provides an extensive lineup of programming beginning TODAY.

Provided below is a rundown of NFL Network’s programming highlights this week:

Thursday, September 9

  • 3:00 & 6:00 PM ET – NFL GameDay Kickoff airs with host Rich Eisen, analysts Kurt WarnerMichael Irvin and Steve Mariucci, and analytics expert Cynthia Frelund taking viewers up to kickoff of Dallas Cowboys vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers. This marks the first show broadcasted from NFL Network’s new studios at NFL Los Angeles in Inglewood
  • 1:00 AM ET – After Dallas Cowboys vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers, NFL Total Access airs from NFL Network’s new studios at NFL Los Angeles with MJ Acosta-RuizWillie McGinest and David Carr

Friday, September 10

  • 8:00 PM ET – Season premiere of NFL GameDay View with Rachel BonnettaAndrew HawkinsGregg Rosenthal and Cynthia Frelund picking every game on the Week 1 schedule, along with insights from reporters around the league and in-depth statistical analysis. NFL GameDay View airs every Friday at 8:00 PM ET and Sunday at 8:00 AM ET
  • 9:00 PM ET – NFL 360 Special: September 11th explores the day’s impact and significance 20 years later

Saturday, September 11

  • 7:00 AM ET – Season premiere of Around the NFL with Gregg RosenthalDan Hanzus and Marc Sessler breaking down the latest heading into each week of the NFL season. The two-hour show airs every Saturday at 7:00 AM ET
  • 9:00 AM ET – Season premiere of Good Morning Football: Weekend with Colleen WolfeMichael RobinsonDeAngelo Hall and Mike Garafolo

Sunday, September 12

  • 9:00 AM ET – Season premiere of the Emmy-nominated NFL GameDay Morning – the most comprehensive pregame show on television. Rich EisenKurt WarnerMichael IrvinSteve MariucciIan RapoportCynthia FrelundKay AdamsDaniel JeremiahNate BurlesonRachel Bonnetta and more take viewers up to kickoff each week
  • 1:00 PM ET – NFL GameDay Live provides in-progress highlights and analysis, as well as live fantasy football updates for all of the 1:00 and 4:00 PM ET games with Rhett LewisPatrick ClaybonJames JonesShaun O’HaraLaDainian TomlinsonAndrew HawkinsScott Pioli and Marc Ross
  • 7:30 PM ET – NFL GameDay Highlights provides a recap of the day’s action thus far with highlights, postgame press conferences and commentary leading up to kickoff of the Sunday night matchup with host Chris Rose
  • 11:30 PM ET – NFL GameDay Final airs with Chris Rose and Maurice Jones-Drew recapping the weekend’s games

Throughout the week, editions of Good Morning Football (Monday-Friday at 7:00 AM ET), NFL Now (Monday-Friday at 1:00 PM ET), NFL Fantasy Live (Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Friday at 6:00 PM ET and Thursday at 5:00 PM ET) and NFL Total Access (Monday-Friday at 7:00 PM ET) air on NFL Network.


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