Men in Blazers move to NBC
[SOCCER ON THE AIR] Men in Blazers, featuring Michael Davies and Roger Bennett, are
joining NBC Sports Group from ESPN. The program will air on Mondays on NBCSN and other platforms, beginning in the first month of the English Premier League season.
A digital-only version
of Men in Blazers will also be available on Friday of every Premier League match week.
In addition, Bennett will serve as a special contributor on television, providing on-site features
and making monthly studio appearances alongside Premier League Live host Rebecca Lowe.
“We are excited to add Men in Blazers to NBC Sports
Group’s talented on-air soccer roster,” said Jon Miller, NBC Sports Group's president for programming. “The unique and fresh perspective that
Roger and Michael provide will be an entertaining addition to NBC Sports Group’s robust Premier League coverage.”
Most recently, Men in Blazers was featured on ESPN’s
coverage of the 2014 World Cup.
All Men in Blazers content will be produced at Embassy Row, a division of Sony Pictures Entertainment, where Davies is president
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