football – actual games – won’t disappear from TV screens Authentic Saquon Barkley Jersey , mobile devices and the American consciousness once the Super Bowl ends next February.
The Alliance of American Football will kick off the following Sunday. On network television (CBS) as well as through a multitude of free digital platforms.
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The Alliance is the creation of Pro Football Hall of Famer Bill Polian, one of the most respected and accomplished executives in NFL history, and Charlie Ebersol, a longtime TV and film producer. Ebersol’s father, Dick, defined NBC Sports’ programming for more than two decades and created ”Sunday Night Football.” Dick Ebersol Wholesale Tarvarius Moore Jersey , who also pioneered NBC’s Olympic broadcasts, will serve on the board of directors.
Former players such as Justin Tuck, Hines Ward and Jared Allen will have significant roles in a league the younger Ebersol calls a ”true partnership.”
”That’s the best way a league can perform and will be ultimately the key to success, having an interwoven product,” he says.
”Whenever you have an endeavor that involves the kind of teamwork football involves,” Polian adds, ”it implies a partnership, the need to get their buy-in and do things, particularly in a startup Jonathan Allen Super Bowl LI Jersey , that represent their best interest … to make sure players know we have their best interests at heart. That is the guiding philosophy.”