Sunday, February 13
SUPER BOWL LVI | SoFi Stadium, Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES RAMS vs CINCINNATI BENGALS
NBC & Telemundo 6:30 p.m. ET

NBC SUPER BOWL LVI PRESENTATION

Game commentators: Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth

Sideline reporters: Michele Tafoya, Katheryn Tappen

Rules analyst: Terry McAulay

  • Eleventh Super Bowl assignment for Michaels, tied for the most with Pat Summerall.

  • Fifth for both Collnsworth and Tafoya. First for Tappen and McAulay.

  • NBC will debut a new NFL graphics package and scorebug for Super Bowl LVI.

  • SAP: Edgar Lopez, Rene Giraldo (separate from Telemundo broadcast).

NBC Super Bowl Pregame Show

Main Set: Mike Tirico, Drew Brees, Tony Dungy, Rodney Harrison

Santa Monica Pier: Maria Taylor & Chris Simms

Field: Jac Collinsworth & Rodney Harrison

Insiders: Mike Florio, Peter King; Steve Kornacki

Correspondents: Michael Holley, Michael Smith, Kit Hoover

Special Guests: Dale Earnhardt Jr., Rutledge Wood

  • Tirico will host the pregame show and Lombardi presentation.

  • Taylor will present the Halftime performance and host post game coverage.

TELEMUNDO

Commentators: Carlos Mauricio Ramirez, Jorge Andres

Pregame Show: Miguel Gurwitz, Ana Jurka, Karim Mendiburu, Rolando Cantu; Andres Cantor

  • Telemundo will present the first over the air Spanish language Super Bowl broadcast.

TELEMUNDO SUPER BOWL SUNDAY BROADCAST SCHEDULE

Fiesta del Super Bowl, En Casa con Telemundo, 2 p.m.

Telemundo Super Bowl LVI Pregame Show, 5 p.m.

Super Bowl LVI: Rams vs Bengals 6 p.m.; Kickoff 6:40 p.m.

Telemundo Super Bowl Extra – Postgame Show, 10:45 p.m.

LIVE STREAM

Apps/websites: NBC Sports; Peacock; NFL; Telemundo Deportes; Yahoo

NBC SUPER BOWL SUNDAY BROADCAST SCHEDULE

NFL Films: Road to the Super Bowl, Noon

Super Bowl LVI Pregame Show, 1 p.m.

Super Bowl LVI: Rams vs Bengals, 6 p.m; Kickoff 6:40 p.m.

  • Football/Hollywood-themed opening featuring Halle Berry

  • National Anthem performed by Mickey Guyton

  • America The Beautiful performed by Jhene Aiko

  • Lift Every Voice & Sing will be performed by Mary Mary with YOLA (Youth Orchestra Los Angeles)

  • Halftime Show performed by Dr. Dre, Eminem, Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, & Kendrick Lamar

Super Bowl Post-game Show, 10:15 p.m (time approximate)

  • Lombardi Trophy presentation

  • Primetime coverage of the Winter Olympics from Beijing follows Super Bowl coverage

NBC SUPER BOWL LVI PREGAME, INTERVIEWS, & FEATURES

FOOTBALL INTERVIEWS

  • Chris Simms with Rams head coach Sean McVay
  • Rodney Harrison with Rams DT Aaron Donald
  • Maria Taylor with Rams QB Matthew Stafford and his wife, Kelly
  • Tony Dungy with Bengals head coach Zac Taylor
  • Drew Brees with Bengals QB Joe Burrow
  • Jac Collinsworth with Bengals DE Sam Hubbard

CELEBRITY INTERVIEWS

  • NBC News’ Lester Holt with President Joe Biden
  • Maria Taylor and Chris Simms will interview America’s Got Talent Extreme’s Terry Crews and Nikki Bella
  • Mike Tirico interviews Olympics correspondent Lindsey Vonn
  • Access Hollywood’s Kit Hoover will interview celebrities inside the NFL Tailgate

HOTEL & ARRIVAL REPORTS

  • Michael Holley and Michael Smith will provide updates from team hotels.
  • Michele Tafoya (Rams) and Kathryn Tappen (Bengals) will report each team’s arrivals.

FEATURES

  • Untold History of the Super Bowl: Featuring stories on Bill Parcells in Super Bowl XXV, Joe Gibbs in Super Bowl XXII, Terry Bradshaw in Super Bowl XII.
  • Snoop Youth Football: Snoop Dogg’s long-running community youth football league.
  • 1939 UCLA Football Team: Story on the 1939 UCLA football team, which included Jackie Robinson, Kenny Washington, and Woody Strode. Each broke the color barrier in MLB and the NFL.
  • Tom Coughlin: A feature on Super Bowl-winning head coach Tom Coughlin and his wife, Judy, and their Jay Fund Foundation assisting children with cancer.
  • Cabo Recruitment: The story of Matthew Stafford trade to Los Angeles, after a coincidental vacation.
  • Bengals Faces: Feature on Bengals fans and the significance of a Championship for Cincinnati.
  • Super Bowl Doctors: Three doctors who attended last year’s Super Bowl in Miami helped to save the life of a distressed passenger on their flight back home to Los Angeles.

ENTERTAINMENT

  • Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson narrates the opening of the 5 p.m. hour for the “Super Gold Sunday.”
  • Musical Performances: The Chainsmokers will perform from the NFL Tailgate Party.
  • Dale & Rut’s SoCal Adventure: Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Rutledge Wood will go on a “Super SoCal Adventure,” thru various L.A. locations and will interview actor Jeff Goldblum.

SUPER BOWL LVI RADIO BROADCASTS

WESTWOOD ONE RADIO

Sirius Ch.88; SiriusXM app Ch.88

Game commentators: Kevin Harlan, Kurt Warner

Sideline reporters: Mike Golic, Laura Okmin

Rules analyst: Gene Steratore

Pregame: Scott Graham, Willie McGinest, Terrell Davis, Ian Rappaport, Mike Golic, Kurt Warner

  • National radio broadcast

WESTWOOD ONE RADIO SCHEDULE

Super Bowl Preview, 2 p.m.

Super Bowl Insider, 3 p.m.

Super Sunday Pregame Show, 4 p.m.

Super Bowl LVI, 5 p.m.

ENTRAVISION RADIO

Sirius Ch.138; SiriusXM app Ch.964

Ricardo Celis, Tony Nunez

  • National Spanish radio broadcast

  • Pregame show on Facebook

RAMS HOME RADIO

Sirius Ch.82; SiriusXM app Ch.818

English: J.B. Long, Maurice Jones-Drew, & D’Marco Farr

Spanish: Troy Santiago, Ricardo Lopez

BENGALS HOME RADIO

Sirius Ch.85; SiriusXM app Ch.806

English: Dan Hoard, Dave Lapham

SUPER BOWL LVI INTERNATIONAL TV BROADCASTS

ESPN INTERNATIONAL FEED

Steve Levy, Brian Griese, Louis Riddick, & Lisa Salters

  • Available in Australia & New Zealand

NFL FILMS WORLD FEED

Kevin Burkhardt, Charles Davis

  • Available in select countries

CABLE NETWORK BROADCAST SCHEDULES

NFL NETWORK (From Los Angeles)

  • NFL GameDay Morning, 9 a.m.

  • Taste of the NFL, 5:30 p.m.

  • Super Bowl LVI Game Center, 6:30 p.m. (with Westwood One audio)

  • NFL GameDay Final, 10 p.m.*

  • Super Bowl LVI encore, 3 a.m. (Feb 14)

ESPN (From Los Angeles)

  • SportsCenter, 8 a.m.

  • Postseason NFL Countdown, 10 a.m.

  • NFL Countdown, 10:30 p.m.*

  • SportsCenter with Scott Van Pelt, 11:30 p.m.

*All post-game coverage begins after NBC broadcast concludes

Thanks to Sammy for putting this primer together!

About Joe Lucia

I hate your favorite team. I also sort of hate most of my favorite teams.