FNF Kickoff Special: What to Watch For


With the football season just a few days away, the Friday Night Football Season Kickoff Special will get you ready for the 2017 season from high school to the pros!

You can watch it on NBC25 on Friday, August 18th at 7 p.m.
If you miss it on NBC25, you can see it on Fox66 on Saturday, August 19th at 10:30 p.m.
You can also watch on the CW46 on Saturday, August 19th at 9:30 p.m.

Here's a glimpse of what to look for:

-More than a dozen Mid-Michigan football teams talk about what they want their culture to look like

-We catch up with Ref in Remission Steve Johnson who returns to the field this season after beating cancer

-Our first Path to Greatness of the school year features a talented athlete out of Saginaw High, NeVen Simington, who's verbally committed to CMU next season

-Flint's Gerald Holmes talks about the bond he has with teammates through shared backgrounds, which are similar but also different, and his teammate Raequan Williams opens up about losing his brother just a short time ago

-New Lothrop alum Amari Coleman is a senior and now a captain at Central Michigan, and says he's grown up a lot

-Purdue University alum and former 5-year NFL veteran Stuart Schweigert plays some Touchdown or Turnover with Tom and Jeanna
-They break down 2017 seasons for Michigan, Michigan State and the Detroit Lions

-Throughout the show, local players and coaches tell us their favorite football players

-To wrap things up, Tom and Jeanna throw their "Hail Mary" and make their one bold prediction for the 2017 football season for a special Web Extra coming soon!

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off