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Baltimore Ravens Host Cleveland Browns in AFC North Divisional Matchup on Thursday Night Football at 8:00 PM ET


Falcons WRs Roddy White & Julio Jones Interview with Michael Irvin on NFL GameDay Morning Sunday, September 30 at 9:00 AM ET


Magician David Copperfield hosts NFL’s Top 10 Trick Plays Friday, September 28 at 10:00 PM ET


Packers LB Clay Matthews on NFL Total Access Friday at 7:00 PM ET


Cleveland Browns-Baltimore Ravens on NFL Network’s Thursday Night Football September 27 at 8:00 PM ET – Interview with Ravens QB Joe Flacco on Thursday Night Kickoff Presented by Craftsman at 6:00 PM ET


NFL Network’s expanded 13-game Thursday Night Football schedule continues when quarterback Joe Flacco and the Baltimore Ravens host rookie running back Trent Richardson and the Cleveland Browns in an AFC North divisional matchup Thursday, September 27 at 8:00 PM ET. Play-by-play announcer Brad Nessler and game analyst Mike Mayock have the call, with Alex Flanagan providing reports from the sidelines of M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland.


Coverage begins at 6:00 PM ET with the Thursday Night Kickoff Presented by Craftsman pregame show live from M&T Bank Stadium. Host Rich Eisen and analysts Steve Mariucci, Marshall Faulk, Deion Sanders and Michael Irvin take viewers up to kickoff, covering all of the storylines surrounding the matchup, plus the latest news and information from around the league.


Featured on the Thursday Night Kickoff pregame show:


  • Deion Sanders interview with Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco
  • Interview with Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings
  • Exclusive wired sound and behind-the-scenes footage of Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis
  • Deion Sanders takes batting practice with the Baltimore Orioles. Orioles manager Buck Showalter was on the New York Yankees coaching staff when Sanders played for the team in 1990
  • Kurt Warner grades the performance of Browns rookie quarterback Brandon Weeden through the first three games of the season
  • Kimberly Jones reports from New York with the Jets playing the rest of the season without cornerback Darrelle Revis


Eisen, Faulk, Sanders, Irvin and Mariucci provide additional analysis on the Lexus Halftime Show and the McDonald’s Postgame Show. A member of the winning team will join the McDonald’s Postgame Show on-field set.


Following the game, hosts Chris Rose and Lindsay Rhodes as well as analysts Willie McGinest and Shaun O’Hara will deliver a postgame edition of NFL Total Access live from NFL Network’s studios in Los Angeles.



Two-Time Super Bowl-Winning Head Coach Tom Coughlin Profiled on A Football Life TONIGHT at 8:00 PM ET


The Emmy-nominated series A Football Life continues with a profile of two-time Super Bowl-winning head coach of the New York Giants Tom Coughlin tonight at 8:00 PM ET on NFL Network.


Featuring interviews with Coughlin, his wife Judy Coughlin, daughter Kate Snee, former New York Giants head coach Bill Parcells, former Giants defensive end Michael Strahan, former Jacksonville Jaguars running back Fred Taylor and others, Tom Coughlin: A Football Life explores the fiery and detail-oriented head coach on the field, and the compassionate, caring husband, father, grandfather and friend away from the game.


Emmy-nominated actor from CBS’ The Good Wife, Josh Charles, narrates.


To view the trailer, visit:



The NFL Films-produced series returns for a second year with an expanded 13-episode season. Airing throughout the NFL season, A Football Life examines the iconic individuals and subjects that have had an undeniable and profound impact on the history of the National Football League, offering an inside look into their untold stories. Forthcoming episodes include profiles of Super Bowl-winning head coach Jimmy Johnson, former owner of the San Francisco 49ers Eddie DeBartolo, Jr., Hall of Fame running backs Barry Sanders and Marcus Allen, and the late Steve McNair.



Falcons WRs Roddy White & Julio Jones Sit Down with NFL Network’s Michael Irvin on NFL GameDay Morning Sunday, September 30 at 9:00 AM ET; Interview with Bills WR Stevie Johnson on First on the Field at 7:00 AM ET


At 7:00 AM ET, NFL Network is First on the Field with Melissa Stark, LaDainian Tomlinson, Sterling Sharpe and Michael Lombardi providing the first analysis of the day’s games.


This week, Sharpe interviews Buffalo Bills wide receiver Stevie Johnson to preview their upcoming game against the New England Patriots.


Also featured this week:


  • How will the New York Jets replace cornerback Darrelle Revis
  • LaDainian Tomlinson and Sterling Sharpe break down the keys to success for the Texans offense
  • Live reports from Patriots-Bills, Titans-Texans, 49ers-Jets & Panthers-Falcons


At 9:00 AM ET, host Rich Eisen and analysts Steve Mariucci, Marshall Faulk, Kurt Warner, Warren Sapp and Michael Irvin take viewers up to kickoff on NFL GameDay Morning.


This week, Hall of Fame wide receiver Michael Irvin sits down with Atlanta Falcons wide receivers Roddy White and Julio Jones to discuss the team’s 3-0 start, quarterback Matt Ryan and more.


Also featured this week:


  • Steve Cyphers on how the loss of cornerback Darrelle Revis will affect the New York Jets’ season
  • Are the Houston Texans the most complete team?
  • Six playoff teams from 2011 are either 1-2 or 0-3 – are their seasons in the balance this week?
  • Stacey Dales reports from Buffalo for Patriots-Bills
  • Ian Rapoport reports from Houston for Titans-Texans
  • Aditi Kinkhabwala reports from Atlanta for Panthers-Falcons
  • Kimberly Jones reports from New York for 49ers-Jets



THIS WEEK ON AROUND THE LEAGUE LIVE & NFL TOTAL ACCESS: Ravens RB Ray Rice on Around the League Live TONIGHT at 5:00 PM ET; Packers LB Clay Matthews on NFL Total Access Friday, September 28 at 7:00 PM ET


Below is a schedule of what is to come on Around the League Live and NFL Total Access this week:


Wednesday, September 26

Around the League Live:

  • Host: Fran Charles; Analysts: Tom Waddle & Michael Lombardi
  • Interview with Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice
  • Rebecca Haarlow reports from Baltimore
  • Kimberly Jones reports from New York with the Jets
  • Jeff Darlington reports from Philadelphia


NFL Total Access:

  • Hosts: Scott Hanson & Lindsay Rhodes; Analysts: Darren Sharper, Heath Evans & Michael Lombardi


Thursday, September 27

Around the League Live:

  • Host: Fran Charles; Analyst: Michael Lombardi
  • Stacey Dales reports from Baltimore
  • Ian Rapoport reports from Houston
  • Albert Breer reports from New England


NFL Total Access:

  • Hosts: Chris Rose & Lindsay Rhodes; Analysts: Willie McGinest & Shaun O’Hara


Friday, September 28

Around the League Live:

  • Host: Fran Charles
  • Ian Rapoport reports from Dallas
  • Aditi Kinkhabwala reports from Falcons
  • Kimberly Jones reports from New York with the Jets


NFL Total Access

  • Hosts: Scott Hanson & Amber Theoharis; Analysts: Willie McGinest & Shaun O’Hara
  • Interview with Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews



Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew, Adam Carolla, Gillian Jacobs & Mike Silver on the Latest Editions of The Rich Eisen Podcast – Available for Download on NFL.com & iTunes


The latest editions of The Rich Eisen Podcast are now available for download on NFL.com and iTunes.


Pro Bowl running back for the Jacksonville Jaguars Maurice Jones-Drew joins the podcast following his performance against the Indianapolis Colts in which he rushed for 177 yards and one touchdown. Jones-Drew also discusses his holdout during the offseason and his reasons for reporting without a new contract.


Longtime friend of the podcast, Adam Carolla phones in to reiterate his plea for the goalposts to be higher following the New England Patriots-Baltimore Ravens game on Sunday night.


Star of NBC’s Community, Gillian Jacobs, appears in-studio to talk about her show, as well as the reason she found herself as a guest on the podcast.


Following Monday night’s game between the Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks, Yahoo! Sports columnist Mike Silver talks to Eisen about the final play and what it was like being on the field at the end of the game.

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