NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC10 and AAA's Successful 'Road to Victory' Bus Tours Hits the Streets Ahead of Sunday's Super Bowl


NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC10 and AAA's Successful 'Road to Victory' Bus Tours Hits the Streets Ahead of Sunday's Super Bowl

PHILADELPHIA- (January 31, 2018) – NBC Sports Philadelphia and NBC10’s “Road To Victory” Bus returns to the streets of Philadelphia area this Thursday, ahead of the Eagles Super Bowl game against the Patriots.  The bus, driven by AAA, has made stops all over the Delaware Valley during the Eagles’ playoff run with thousands of well wishes and good cheer sent on behalf of fans to the favorite team.

The bus returns this week with stops Thursday through Saturday.  Fans can come out, sign the bus and receive some great items to help them get in the Super Bowl spirit. 

Special guest appearances by former Eagles David Akers will take place on Saturday at AAA store in Willow Grove.

Fans can check the “Road to Victory Bus” locations by following @NBCSPhilly and @NBC10. The bus also has its own Twitter handle @Road2VictoryBus and will be live tweeting throughout its journey.

Current Schedule:

Thursday, February 1

11 a.m.            Comcast Center, 1701 JFK Blvd., Philadelphia

1:30 p.m.         AAA Store 1801 Market Street, Philadelphia

3 p.m.              Franklin Institute 222 N 20th St, Philadelphia

5 p.m.              The Field House 1150 Filbert Street, Philadelphia

6 p.m.              Blue Cross River Rink, 101 S. Christopher Columbus Blvd., Philadelphia

Friday, February 2

10:30 a.m.       The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, 10 Independence Mall, Philadelphia

Noon               Moorestown Mall 400 NJ-38, Moorestown, NJ

2 p.m.              Wawa - 602 Black Horse Pike in Mount Ephraim, NJ

6 p.m.              Xfinity Live, 1100 Pattison Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Saturday, February 3

10 a.m.            AAA Store, 2506 W Moreland Rd, Willow Grove (appearance by David Akers)

2 p.m.              Eagles Pride Parade, State Street, Media, PA

4:30 p.m.         South Philly Neighborhoods Tour

NBC Sports Philadelphia has wall to wall coverage of the Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl with extensive multiplatform coverage all week long. Michael Barkann, Derrick Gunn, Barrett Brooks, Dave Zangaro, Reuben Frank and a host of others will bring the sights and sounds of Super Bowl Week to Philadelphia fans, including press conferences, insider access and expert analysis. Philly Sports Talk and Quick Slants will air live weekdays from Minneapolis, with additional Mission LII programming all week long. Coverage on Super Bowl Sunday begins at 10 a.m., and continues throughout the day on NBC Sports Philadelphia and www.nbcsportsphiladelphia.com.  Fans can follow @NBCSPhilly for added Eagles coverage on all social media platforms.

NBC10 will also have unrivalled coverage of the Philadelphia Eagles trip to Super Bowl LII including live reports from Minneapolis; “NBC10 Championship: We Want It,” a live news special airing daily at 7 p.m.; and “Eagles Road to Victory,” a live one-hour special on Saturday, Feb. 3, at 7 p.m. Coverage on Super Bowl Sunday will begin at 10 a.m. and continue all day. It will culminate with Super Bowl LII at 6 p.m., followed by the NBC hit drama “This Is Us,” NBC10 News at 11 p.m. and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Live. Viewers can visit www.NBC10.com or download the NBC10 App for the latest updates.

NBC Sports Philadelphia announces Mission LII multiplatform Eagles Super Bowl coverage


NBC Sports Philadelphia announces Mission LII multiplatform Eagles Super Bowl coverage

PHILADELPHIA- (January 26, 2017) – NBC Sports Philadelphia, The Official Pre and Postgame Station of the Philadelphia Eagles, continues to be the place to go for total Eagles coverage during Super Bowl Week. With extensive coverage from Minneapolis, and at home in Philadelphia, no team has the Eagles covered quite like NBC Sports Philadelphia.
The robust 24/7 multiplatform Eagles coverage includes multiple live shows from Minneapolis. Daily coverage will include press conferences, national guests, football experts, plus exclusive content on NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com; including Philly Sports Talk and Quick Slants podcasts. For additional coverage and insight, follow @NBCSPhilly on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.
Talent reporting from Minneapolis include Michael Barkann, Derrick Gunn, Barrett Brooks, John Clark, Reuben Frank, Ray Didinger and Seth Joyner. Several other special guests will bring viewers the sights and sounds of Super Bowl week, and the Eagles preparations for the Championship Game. 
The fun begins on Saturday when Quick Slant's crew of Derrick Gunn and Barrett Brooks head out for the 17-hour drive to Minneapolis, with a brief overnight stop. "The Adventures of Brooks and Gunn" can be followed on @NBCSPhilly's social media channels. 

NBC Sports Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl Week Highlights

Follow @NBCSPhilly, and log onto www.NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com
Philly Sports Talk: Monday through Friday at 5 p.m.
Quick Slants: Monday through Saturday at 6 p.m.
Mission LII: Monday through Saturday at 6:30 p.m.
Mission LII Sounding Off: Monday through Friday 11 p.m.
Super Bowl Sunday:
Eagles Pregame Live: 3:30 p.m.
Eagles Postgame Live: Immediately after the game ends
End Game: Midnight
NBC Sports Philadelphia+
Philly Sports Talk (replay): weeknights at 8 p.m.
Quick Slants (replay): weeknights at 9 p.m.
Mission LII (replay): weeknights at 9:30 p.m.

Exclusive Super Bowl coverage can be found on www.NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com, and on the network’s social media channels including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.  Each day, NBC Sports Philadelphia will host a Facebook Live with special guests from Minneapolis.

Programming Details:
Mission LII – Weekdays at 6:30 p.m.
Michael Barkann will host this 30 minute show which highlights the sights, sounds and adventures of Super Bowl week in Minneapolis.
Mission LII Flight Plan – Sunday at 8 p.m.
This two-hour special takes a look back at the Eagles season, and their road to Super Bowl LII.  Click here (https://www.dropbox.com/s/ex4aaykq8pi65h6/MISSIONS%20LII%20FLIGHT%20PLAN%20PROMO%201x1.mp4?dl=0) for a preview.
Mission LII Sounding Off weeknights at 11 p.m.
This hour-long show showcases the highlights of the day’s press conferences, including the always entertaining “Media Day”
Philly Sports Talk weekdays at 5 p.m.
Michael Barkann will host his long-running talk show from the Mall of America live each weekday from 5 – 6 p.m. featuring football experts from Philly and around the country.
Quick Slants weekdays at 6 p.m., Saturday at 6 p.m.
At 6 p.m. Derrick Gunn and Barrett Brooks take over as they break down the Eagles-Patriots game in this X’s and O’s driven program.
Super Bowl Sunday – Live coverage begins at 3:30 p.m.
NBC Sports Philadelphia will be live beginning at 3:30 p.m. with an expanded Super Bowl edition of Eagles Pregame Live with Michael Barkann, Ray Didinger, Barrett Brooks and Seth Joyner.  Immediately after the conclusion of the game, Eagles Postgame Live will hit the air.
NBC Sports Philadelphia+
Each evening from 8 p.m. until 10 p.m. weeknights, NBC Sports Philadelphia+ will replay Philly Sports Talk, Quick Slants and Mission LII.

NBC Sports Philadelphia Announces Eagles Playoff Coverage


NBC Sports Philadelphia Announces Eagles Playoff Coverage






PHILADELPHIA- (January 1, 2018) – The Road to Minneapolis goes through Philadelphia and there is no place better to provide Eagles fans non-stop coverage than NBC Sports Philadelphia.  With extensive multiplatform coverage of the team’s road to Super Bowl VII, complete with daily coverage including press conferences, insider access, expert analysis, weekly specials, and Authentic Fan Playoff Parties – no team has the Eagles covered quite like NBC Sports Philadelphia.

Beginning on Monday, January 1 and throughout the Eagles playoff run, NBC Sports Philadelphia will provide the Eagles fans with multiplatform coverage on-air, online, on social media, plus shows from Xfinity Live! 

“Mission Minneapolis”
Each Monday and Friday throughout the playoffs, NBC Sports Philadelphia will air “Mission Minneapolis” programming, as the Eagles hope to return to the Super Bowl for the first time since 2005.  Amy Fadool and Michael Barkann will host the specials, alongside Derrick Gunn and Barrett Brooks. Rob Ellis and John Clark will also provide input.

“Mission Minneapolis” Schedule:
January 1             6 p.m.   
January 5             10 p.m.
January 8             6 p.m.
January 12           6 p.m. (Live from Xfinity Live!)
January 15           6 p.m.

Authentic Fan Friday Playoff Party  at Xfinity Live! January 12
Join NBC Sports Philadelphia at Xfinity Live on Friday, January 12 at 6 p.m. for an Authentic Fan Friday: Playoff Party featuring a live broadcast of “Mission Minneapolis” with Michael Barkann, Derrick Gunn and Barrett Brooks. In addition to the live show, there will be giveaways including two pairs of tickets to that weekend’s Eagles Playoff game and a signed Carson Wentz Jersey courtesy of Xfinity.   The event begins at 5 p.m. with free parking and $5 food specials. Fans are encouraged to arrive early, and wear their favorite Eagles gear.  The first 500 people receive a free beer courtesy of Miller Lite. 

Multiplatform Playoff Coverage
NBC Sports Philadelphia will air special playoff editions of Quick Slants, complete with accompanying podcasts. Additional coverage is provided on NBCSPortsPhiladelphia.com, with exclusive content including insider access, video blogs and “Eagle Eye” airing daily.

“Eagles Pregame Live” with Michael Barkann, Ray Didinger, Barrett Brooks and Seth Joyner, returns to Xfinity Live! for all Eagles home playoff games, airing one hour prior to kickoff.  In between each quarter, Eagles fans can log onto NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com for “In-Game Live,” as the team breaks down the action and what they can expect coming up. “Eagles Postgame Live” airs immediately after the clock hits zero. “End Game” with Amy Fadool, Barrett Brooks and Seth Joyner follow with a lighter look at the game. 

NBC Sports Philadelphia will host special playoff editions of Facebook Live with Derrick Gunn, Reuben Frank, Barrett Brooks and Ray Didinger.  Fans should like NBC Sports Philadelphia's Facebook page to make sure they never miss one.  

Must follows for total Eagles coverage during the season and throughout the playoffs.
NBC Sports Philadelphia                
Michael Barkann                              
Rob Ellis
Derrick Gunn
John Clark
Amy Fadool
Danny Pommells              
Reuben Frank
Barrett Brooks
Dave Zangaro

About NBC Sports Philadelphia: 
NBC Sports Philadelphia and NBC Sports Philadelphia+, part of NBC Sports Group, provide award-winning sports news, analysis, live game coverage and original programming to nearly three million viewers in the Philadelphia area, Southern New Jersey and Delaware. Together the networks present more than 500 live game broadcasts annually, featuring the NHL’s Philadelphia Flyers, NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers, MLB’s Philadelphia Phillies, MLS’s Philadelphia Union, NCAA and high school events, plus extensive coverage of the Philadelphia Eagles. NBC Sports Philadelphia broadcasts pre/post-game coverage and the most comprehensive local and regional sports news available. The networks’ news and original programming teams have been distinguished with numerous Emmys and Edward R. Murrow Awards, and handle sports coverage for Philadelphia's NBC10 affiliate WCAU-TV.  NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com, also provides Philly sports fans with the most comprehensive and dedicated 24/7 online local sports destination that includes live streaming of Sixers basketball, Flyers hockey and Phillies baseball. The site is the go to source for up-to-the-minute sports news, game previews/recaps, highlights, numerous multimedia video clips, blogs and top-notch coverage from “Insiders” for the city’s favorite pro teams. NBC Sports Philadelphia can be found on multiple social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat (@NBCSportsPhilly).

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