Featured News - Current News - Archived News - News Categories

'Sunday Night Football' presents first NFL regular season game at Levi's Stadium

by jmaloni

Submitted

Thu, Sep 11th 2014 06:20 pm

Colin Kaepernick and the 49ers host Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears

Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears (0-1) travel to Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California, to take on Colin Kaepernick and the 49ers (1-0) on "Sunday Night Football," in the first NFL regular-season game at Levi's Stadium. Coverage begins with "Football Night in America" at 7 p.m. ET on NBC.

Calling Bears-49ers is seven-time Emmy Award-winner Al Michaels (play-by-play), in his 29th season as the voice of the NFL's premier primetime package; 15-time Emmy Award-winner Cris Collinsworth, who has won the Emmy for Outstanding Event Analyst in each of his five seasons in the "SNF" booth; and two-time Emmy Award-winning sideline reporter Michele Tafoya.

"Football Night in America," the most-watched studio show in sports, is hosted by 26-time Emmy Award-winner Bob Costas, who will report from Levi's Stadium on Sunday. Costas will be joined on site by Collinsworth, Tafoya, two-time Super Bowl winner Hines Ward, and NBC Sports commentator Josh Elliott.

Dan Patrick co-hosts "Football Night" from NBC Sports Group's Studio 1 and will be joined by Super Bowl-winning head coach Tony Dungy, two-time Super Bowl winner Rodney Harrison, Mike Florio of "Pro Football Talk on NBCSN" and NBCSports.com, and Peter King of Sports Illustrated. Carolyn Manno will report from Lambeau Field in Green Bay on the Jets-Packers game.

comments powered by Disqus