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ESPN Further Solidifies College Football Championship Weekend: ACC Football Championship Set for ABC’s Saturday Night Football on December 7; Dr Pepper Big 12 Championship on ABC at Noon ET Same DaySeptember 20ESPN Further Solidifies College Football Championship Weekend: ACC Football Championship Set for ABC’s Saturday Night Football on December 7; Dr Pepper Big 12 Championship on ABC at Noon ET Same Day A Dawg Fight: College GameDay Heads to Athens As No. 3 Georgia Hosts No. 7 Notre DameSeptember 20College GameDay Built by the Home Depot will originate from Athens, Ga., for the fourth time in show history, ahead of No. 3 Georgia facing No. 7 Notre Dame. ESPN Reaches New Multi-Year Deal with West Coast ConferenceSeptember 19ESPN has reached a new multiyear deal with the West Coast Conference (WCC) through 2026-27, beginning with the upcoming college basketball season. UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Rodriguez vs. Stephens in Mexico City September 19UFC Fight Night on ESPN+: Rodriguez vs. Stephens in Mexico City streams exclusively on ESPN+ this Saturday, September 21, at 5 p.m. ET from Arena Ciudad de Mexico. The main event features a featherweight matchup between Mexico’s Yair Rodriguez (12-2-0) and Jeremy Stephens (28-16-0). UFC Live returns to ESPN2 on Friday night, providing fans with exclusive takes on the biggest news, stars and stories tailored to UFC Fight Night: Mexico City. For the first time, every single fight on the card will be available for individual fight-by-fight replay on ESPN+. 30 for 30 Shorts Documentary “Mack Wrestles” to Premiere Sunday on ESPNSeptember 19ESPN Films will debut a new documentary from its 30 for 30 Shorts series, “Mack Wrestles,” on Sunday, September 22, at 2 p.m. ET on ESPN and 4:30 p.m. ET on ABC. The 25-minute film premiered at SXSW Film Festival earlier this year and has screened at numerous film festivals including Tribeca, Dallas, Inside Out, AFI Docs and Frameline. ESPN Adds to MLB Postseason Impact Game Selections with Indians-White Sox September 24September 19The Cleveland Indians and Francisco Lindor will visit the Chicago White Sox and Jose Abreu on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN. ESPN and Special Olympics Expand Relationship with Eight-year Broadcast Agreement and Extension as Global Presenting Sponsor of Special Olympics Unified Sports®September 19ESPN to be Global Broadcast Partner for Special Olympics World Games, World Winter Games and USA Games through 2027 ESPN continues as Global Presenting Sponsor of Special Olympics Unified Sports® ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World will host 2022 Special Olympics USA Games ESPN Ranked No. 1 for Perceived Value and Being a “Must Have” and Favorite Channel in Annual Beta Cable Subscriber StudySeptember 18In Beta Research Corp’s annual Cable Subscriber Study, cable and telco TV, ESPN ranked first in perceived value by adults and network viewers. Monday Night Football Helps ESPN Win the Night among All NetworksSeptember 18The week 2 Monday Night Football game – a 23-3 Cleveland Browns win over the New York Jets – averaged 11.9 million viewers across ESPN and ESPN Deportes, according to Nielsen. The telecast helped ESPN win the night among all networks, broadcast or cable, in households, viewers and all key male and adult demos (12-17, 18-34, 18-49, 25-54, 55+). MNF was also the highest-rated telecast of the night across all broadcast and cable networks among the same demos (except 55+).