NBC Sports Philadelphia airs 'Mission Miami' tonight at 6:30

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NBC Sports Philadelphia airs 'Mission Miami' tonight at 6:30

Philadelphia, PA (January 2, 2020) – NBC Sports Philadelphia is the home for unparalleled coverage of the NFC East Champion Philadelphia Eagles. Across multiple platforms including the MyTeams app, NBCSportsPhiladelphia.com, and Philly Pass, fans can access the most up to date Eagles news where and when they want it. 

Tonight at 6:30 pm, NBC Sports Philadelphia will air Mission Miami, hosted by Michael Barkann, with guests including NBC Sports’ Chris Simms, and featuring Barrett Brooks, Ray Didinger, Derrick Gunn, Reuben Frank and Dave Zangaro. Mission Miami will also stream live on the MyTeams app and Philly Pass. 

Mission Miami Airings
Thursday, January 2 – 6:30pm (LIVE on NBCSP, MyTeams app, and Philly Pass)
Thursday, January 2 – 8pm (Replay on NBCSP)
Friday, January 3 – 11pm (Replay on NBCSP+)
Saturday, January 4 – 6:30pm (Replay on NBCSP)

On Sunday, January 5 Eagles Pregame Live and Eagles Postgame Live will broadcast from NBC Sports Philadelphia’s state of the art studios. Kicking things off at 2:30 pm is Eagles Pregame Live with Michael Barkann, Seth Joyner, Ray Didinger and Barrett Brooks on set, with Derrick Gunn and Reuben Frank reporting from the field. The crew returns between quarters and at halftime for In Game Live, exclusively on Facebook Live and Periscope. Immediately after the game fans can tune into Eagles Postgame Live for instant analysis and insight with player interviews, and press conferences from Doug Pederson and Carson Wentz. Ed Rendell provides his insights on Eagles Postgame Live.

Eagles Pregame Live and Eagles Postgame Live will also stream live on the MyTeams app for authenticated subscribers. Out of market Eagles fans can stream the programs on Philly Pass, available here.

Sunday, January 5 Eagles Coverage on NBC Sports Philadelphia
2:30 pm        Eagles Pregame Live
7:45 pm       Eagles Postgame Live
10 pm          Birds Outsiders 
In-Game Live will air in between quarters and halftime on Facebook Live and Periscope. 

Exclusive Eagles post-season articles, videos, podcasts  from Reuben Frank and Dave Zangaro can be found on the MyTeams App, on www.nbcsportsphiladelphia.com, as well as on all social media channels. Special playoff editions of Eagle Eye and 4th and Jawn podcasts can be downloaded here. Fans can tune in to Quick Slants and SportsNet Central  throughout the post-season.

NBC Sports Philadelphia Internship - Advertising/Sales

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NBC Sports Philadelphia Internship - Advertising/Sales

Position Title: Intern
Department: Advertising/Sales
Company: NBC Sports Philadelphia
# of hours / week: 10 – 20 hours

Deadline: November 20

Basic Function

This position will work closely with the Vice President of Sales in generating revenue through commercial advertisements and sponsorship sales. The intern will gain first-hand sales experience through working with Sales Assistants and AEs on pitches, sales-calls and recapping material.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Assist Account Executive on preparation of Sales Presentations
• Cultivate new account leads for local sales
• Track sponsorships in specified programs
• Assist as point of contact with sponsors on game night set up and pre-game hospitality elements.
• Assist with collection of all proof of performance materials.
• Perform Competitive Network Analysis
• Update Customer database
• Other various projects as assigned

Requirements

1. Good oral and written communication skills.
2. Knowledge of sports.
3. Ability to work non-traditional hours, weekends & holidays
4. Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
5. Must be 19 years of age or older
6. Must be a student in pursuit of an Associate, Bachelor, Master or Juris Doctor degree
7. Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the US
8. Must have sophomore standing or above
9. Must have a 3.0 GPA

Interested students should apply here and specify they're interested in the ad/sales internship.

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Philadelphia Wings coach Paul Day reflects on connection to Local Heroes Night

Philadelphia Wings coach Paul Day reflects on connection to Local Heroes Night

The Philadelphia Wings celebrated Local Heroes Night on Friday during their game against the New York Riptide. The event honored first responders and members of the military by shining a light on their service to the community.

For Wings coach Paul Day, who spent 27 years on the police force in Ontario, Canada, and whose wife is in her 25th year as a police sergeant, that event hit close to home.

“Working in the industry as a police officer for a long time, it’s always about the community, community safety and teamwork,” Day said. “For me right now, to give back to people that are working in emergency service or military background, it’s very important.”

Day has worked in professional lacrosse since 1991 as a player, coach and an executive. His rookie year in the National Lacrosse League was also his first year in the police force. It wasn’t long after his retirement from the force that his new role as general manager and head coach of the Philadelphia Wings was announced in 2018.

Spending so much time between lacrosse and law enforcement, he naturally drew parallels between the two worlds, stressing that relationship building was a key factor to his success in both fields.

If you’re a leader in your police service, sports team or leader in the community, it’s about how you deal with people, how you treat people and how you work with people. So, I think that’s probably the biggest thing I’ve learned.

As a now retired police officer, Day spoke about how those who aren’t first responders or in the military can still be local heroes to people around them.

“Doing the right thing and being good to people, I think that goes a long way every day,” he said. "I think if you live that way, you can be a hero to everybody.”