n Tuesday, Sept. 12, ESPN Films’ award-winning 30 for 30 documentary series will continue with a feature-length film on the group of men who replaced the Washington Redskins team during the 1987 NFL players strike.
ESPN The Magazine’s College Football Preview Issue takes a deeper dive into the stories making headlines as a brand-new season approaches. The issue includes thoughtful features with playmakers Sam Darnold, USC’s darling quarterback, and Penn State’s fast and furious running back, Saquon Barkley. Following their teams’ shootout at last year’s Rose Bowl, The Mag highlights two of the best players at the most important positions and the expectations that follow. Additional featured content includes a story on the controversial “pick play,” as well as expert insight from ESPN’s college football analysts and Insiders.
More than 300,000 over last year’s record-setting total; The Fantasy Show premieres today at 3 p.m. ET on ESPN. ESPN showed there is a method to the madness of the ESPN Fantasy Football Marathon presented by DraftKings, as the 28-hour event spurred more than 2 million teams drafted on ESPN Fantasy Football, the industry’s No. 1 … Read More
The ESPN Fantasy Football Marathon presented by DraftKings returns for the 2017 season with another 28 straight hours of live fantasy football news, analysis and fun. Starting Monday, Aug. 14 at 7 p.m. ET through Tuesday, Aug. 15 at 11 p.m. ET, the Marathon will include Fantasy Football specials in primetime, segments on multiple editions of SportsCenter, and Fantasy Football-themed editions of popular ESPN shows, including First Take, Jalen & Jacoby, Mike & Mike, NFL Live, OTL and SportsNation, as well as a special live TV edition of the ESPN Fantasy Focus Football podcast. Also returning is the ESPN “Fantasy Island” and the Celebrity Fantasy Draft, live podcasts on ESPN Audio, special editions of Mock Draft Mondays, and more.
ESPN Fantasy Football, the No. 1 most popular fantasy football game, begins its 22nd season with new content and game play features on the ESPN Fantasy App and ESPN.com, along with the most comprehensive collection of expert analysis, news, tools and statistical information in the fantasy sports industry across app, web, television and audio.
ESPN will present the Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony for the 23rd year, live from Canton, Ohio, on Saturday, Aug. 5, at 7 p.m. ET. NFL Live’s Trey Wingo will host the telecast with analyst Herm Edwards and senior NFL Insider Chris Mortensen, the 2016 Dick McCann Award for his “long and distinguished contribution to pro football through coverage.” In addition, legendary ESPN NFL host Chris Berman will emcee the Enshrinement Ceremony for the 18th year. (The Ceremony will re-air in its entirety on Sunday, Aug. 6, at 5 a.m. ET on ESPN2)
Notre Dame graduate Jac Collinsworth, the son of NBC analyst and former NFL player Cris Collinsworth, is joining ESPN’s Sunday NFL Countdown as a features reporter
ESPN’s new Sunday morning fall schedule will include three-hour editions of Sunday NFL Countdown and Fantasy Football Now, live editions of SportsCenter and more.
Hank Williams Jr. Returns to ESPN’s Monday Night Football with Florida Georgia Line and Jason Derulo
The NFL Pro Bowl will return to Orlando in 2018 and will air on ESPN and ABC