Tiki Barber & Melanie Collins part of CBS Sports and The Alliance of American Football's Announce Teams for Inaugural Season
The Alliance Debuts in Primetime on CBS Television Network on Saturday, Feb. 9
CBS Sports Network’s Alliance Game of the Week Slotted for 4:00 PM, ET Begins its 11-Week Run on Sunday, Feb. 10
CBS Sports and The Alliance of American Football revealed the announce teams for the inaugural 2019 season, highlighted by CBS Sports’ deep roster of play-by-play announcers, analysts and reporters.
The Alliance officially debuts on CBS Television Network on Saturday, Feb. 9at 8:30 PM, ET, with regional coverage featuring the San Antonio Commanders hosting the San Diego Fleet and the Atlanta Legends visiting the Orlando Apollos.
MAXX Client Tiki Barber, along with Trent Green, Spero Dedes, and reporter Jamie Erdahl, call the action for the San Antonio-San Diego game from the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.
MAXX Client Melanie Collins will be reporting from UCF’s Spectrum Stadium in Orlando, Fla. with Andrew Catalon and Gary Danielson for the Atlanta-Orlando match-up.
On opening night, CBS will broadcast a pregame show live from inside the Alamodome, introducing the rules, faces and tenor of the new league. Coverage begins at 8:00 PM, ET on Feb. 9.
The Alliance season concludes on CBS Television Network on Saturday, April 27 (8:00 PM, ET) with the Championship game from Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas, Nev. The broadcast team will be announced at a later date.