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STAMFORD, Conn. – August 21, 2023 – NBC Sports’ Big Ten Football analysts, including B1G College Countdown’s Joshua Perry, Michael Robinson, and Matt Cassel, and Big Ten Saturday Night’s Todd Blackledge will preview the upcoming season on a media conference call this Wednesday, August 23, at 1:15 p.m. ET.
Next Saturday, Sept. 2, NBC Sports debuts its coverage of the 2023 Big Ten Football season with reigning Big Ten champion Michigan hosting East Carolina at Noon ET exclusively on Peacock. Later that night, the premiere of B1G Saturday Night sees Penn State host West Virginia in primetime from famed Beaver Stadium at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock. The B1G College Countdown studio show will begin at 7 p.m. ET and will also provide reports during East Carolina-Michigan.
Blackledge (Penn State), Perry (Ohio State), Robinson (Penn State), and Cassel (USC) all hail from renowned college football programs and boast a combined 28 playing seasons in the NFL. Blackledge and Perry will be making their NBC Sports debuts this season. Robinson joined NBC Sports in 2022 as analyst for the USFL, while Cassel spent four years as an NFL analyst for NBC Sports Boston.
Media interested in participating should call 786-697-3501; Passcode: NBC Sports
- WHAT: NBC Sports 2023 Big Ten Football Media Conference Call
- WHO: Todd Blackledge, Joshua Perry, Michael Robinson, Matt Cassel
- WHEN: Wednesday, August 23, at 1:15 p.m. ET
- NUMBER: 786-697-3501
- PASSCODE: NBC Sports