NBC Sports Philadelphia hosts Authentic Fan Philly Takeover Party in Minneapolis

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NBC Sports Philadelphia hosts Authentic Fan Philly Takeover Party in Minneapolis

PHILADELPHIA- (January 31, 2018) – NBC Sports Philadelphia is inviting all Eagles fan in Minneapolis to the Authentic Fan Philly Takeover Party at the Pourhouse Bar in Minneapolis on Saturday, February 3 at Noon (local time.)

There will be great Eagles giveaways and the chance to be a part of NBC Sports Philadelphia’s Mission LII, Super Bowl special.  Hosts Michael Barkann, Derrick Gunn and Barrett Brooks will be on hand for the special and to interact with fans. 

The Pourhouse, located at 10 5th Street S, Minneapolis, will be decked out in Eagles green, and will offer drink specials for all fans in attendance.

For more information, visit NBC Sports Philadelphia’s Facebook page.

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.

NBC Sports Philadelphia Internship - Advertising/Sales


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


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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Philies announcers Tom McCarthy, John Kruk and Ben Davis to call Phillies game from stands as part of Authentic Fan Night

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Philies announcers Tom McCarthy, John Kruk and Ben Davis to call Phillies game from stands as part of Authentic Fan Night

PHILADELPHIA- (June 15, 2018) – As part of NBC Sports Philadelphia’s Authentic Fan Night at the Phillies Tom McCarthy, John Kruk and Ben Davis will call the game from the first row of Section 138, along the third base line. Highlights of this special broadcast will include visits from The Phanatic, Gregg Murphy interacting with the Authentic Fans and a number of other fun surprises.

“Phillies fans join us in section 138 as TMac, Ben and myself will be announcing the game in the stands,” said Kruk. “It was a great experience last year from the right field bleachers, so this year down the left field line should be more fun, or more dangerous! Hope to see you all there!”

The June 19th game is the second Authentic Fan Night of the season. Earlier this year NBC Sports Philadelphia and the Phillies announced six Authentic Fan Nights throughout the season. In addition to a discounted ticket package, fans receive a limited edition Phillies Authentic Fan hat, plus they are highlighted throughout the night’s broadcast and in-stadium.

Fans can purchase tickets for the June 19 game here: Authentic Fan Ticket Package.

During the past four seasons, the broadcasters have called the game from various locations in the ballpark including the outfield, above the bullpen, behind the Phillies on-deck circle, and from Harry the K’s restaurant.

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).

NBC Sports Regional Networks is NBC Sports Group’s portfolio of nine regional networks that delivers more than 2,200 live sporting events and original content to more than 35 million homes. Aligned within Eastern and Western Divisions, the NBC Sports Regional Networks are: NBC Sports Boston, NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia +, NBC Sports Washington, NBC Sports Washington + and SNY; and NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports California, NBC Sports Chicago and NBC Sports Northwest. For more information on NBC Sports Group properties, including press releases, photos, talent and executive bios, headshots and logos, please visit www.NBCSportsGroupPressBox.com