ESPN’s Super Bowl XLVIII Coverage for Friday


ESPN’s Super Bowl XLVIII Coverage for Friday

Adrian Peterson, Cam Newton and Rex Ryan to appear on ESPN shows from New York City;

PTI’s Kornheiser and Wilbon from Times Square Studios

ESPN’s coverage of Super Bowl XLVIII continues on Friday, Jan. 31, from set locations at Herald Square, Bryant Park and Times Square Studios in New York City. Featured guests will include NFL stars Adrian Peterson (Vikings) and Cam Newton (Panthers), New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan, New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia, comedian Frank Caliendo, and others.

Co-hosts Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon will also host the popular Pardon the Interruption (5:30 p.m. ET, ESPN) from Times Square Studios.

ESPN television and radio shows at Herald Square will be open for public viewing. Friday’s schedule:

Time (ET) Show Network(s)
6-10 a.m. Mike & Mike (Herald Square)Hosts: Mike Greenberg and Mike GolicGuests: Vikings RB Adrian Peterson (7:15); Comedian Frank Caliendo (7:30); Pro Football HOFer Jim Kelly (8:15); ESPN NFL Insider Bill Polian (8:30); Panthers QB Cam Newton (8:45); Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban (9:00); ESPN NFL analyst Ray Lewis (9:15) and Jets head coach Rex Ryan (9:30).Note: Famed New Orleans artist Frenchy will also be painting live on-set during the show ESPN Radio, ESPN2
11 a.m.- 1 p.m. SportsCenter (Times Square Studios)Host: Hannah Storm; Analysts: Tom Jackson, Mike Ditka, Ray Lewis and Tedy BruschiGuests: Broncos OL Ryan Clady (11:20); Bears TE Martellus Bennett (11:40) and Bears WR Brandon Marshall (12:20). ESPN
10 a.m.-12 p.m. First Take (Bryant Park)Host: Cari Champion; Lead commentators: Skip Bayless and Stephen A. SmithGuests: Panthers QB Cam Newton (10:15); 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick (10:30); Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia (10:45); Eagles WR DeSean Jackson (11:00); ESPN Radio’s Mike Greenberg (11:15) and Bears RB Matt Forte (11:40). ESPN2
10 a.m.-1 p.m. The Herd with Colin Cowherd (Herald Square)Host: Colin CowherdGuests: Bennett (11:40) ESPN NFL analyst Trent Dilfer (11:15). ESPN Radio, ESPNU
1-4 p.m. SVP & Russillo (Times Square Studios)Hosts: Scott Van Pelt and Ryen RussilloGuests: Jets C Nick Mangold (1:15); ESPN NFL analyst Mark Schlereth (1:45). ESPN Radio, ESPNEWS
3-4 p.m. NFL Insiders (Herald Square)Host: Suzy Kolber. Insiders: Adam Schefter, Chris Mortensen and Bill Polian.Guest: Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley ESPN
4-5 p.m. NFL Live (Herald Square)Host: Trey Wingo. Analysts: Bruschi and Schlereth. ESPN
5:30 p.m. Pardon the Interruption (Times Square Studios)Hosts: Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon. ESPN
6-7 p.m. SportsCenter (Herald Square)Host: Steve Levy. Analysts: Trent Dilfer and Steve Young. ESPN
6-7 p.m. NFL Esta Noche (Times Square Studios)Hosts: Ciro Procuna; Analysts: Raul Allegre, Alvaro Martin, Eduardo Varela, John Sutcliffe and Mauricio Pedroza. ESPN in Latin America
9 p.m.-12 a.m. SportsCenter (Herald Square)Host: Stuart Scott. Analysts: Dilfer and Keyshawn Johnson. ESPN
11 p.m. Olbermann (Times Square Studios)Host: Keith Olbermann. ESPN2

Note: Commentator and guest schedules subject to change

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Bill Hofheimer

I oversee ESPN’s College Sports PR, while also working on ESPN soccer, Around the Horn, PTI and more. Previously oversaw communications for ESPN's Monday Night Football and NFL studio shows.
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