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“SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL” BUS TRAVELS TO ATLANTA FOR EAGLES-FALCONS WEEK 2 MATCHUP

New Features Include Augmented Reality Mirrors and a Green Screen Booth to Replicate Iconic SNF Player Intros

STAMFORD, Conn. – September 12, 2019 – NBC Sports’ Sunday Night Football bus makes a trip to Atlanta this Week ahead of Sunday night’s Eagles-Falcons game (coverage begins at 7 p.m. ET on NBC.)

The bus will arrive in Atlanta tomorrow, Friday, September 13, stopping at Atlantic Station from 3 p.m.— 9 p.m. ET. On Saturday, September 14, the bus will be the College Football Hall of Fame from 11 a.m. — 4 p.m. ET. On Sunday, September 15, the bus will be at the American Family Insurance Fan Village at Mercedes-Benz Stadium for game day from 2 p.m. until kick-off at 8:20 p.m. ET.

The schedule for this week:

DateTimeLocation
Friday, Sep. 133-9 p.m.Atlantic Station
Saturday, Sep. 1411-4 p.m.The College Football Hall of Fame
Sunday, Sep. 152-8:20 p.m.American Family Insurance Fan Village at Mercedes-Benz Stadium

The SNF bus continues to travel the country, making stops in the host cities of Sunday Night Football games, giving fans a behind-the-scenes look into the action of SNF broadcasts.

New features on board this season include the ability for fans to record content they can share directly to their social platforms, and new experiences include augmented reality mirrors in the locker room and a green screen booth to replicate the iconic player intros in the SNF broadcast.

In addition, fan favorites returning to the bus include the official Player of the Game Ball signed at the end of every SNF matchup, a replica Football Night in America desk, and a brand new On Her Turf photo experience celebrating the power of every football fan. The bus continues its journey this week making stops in the Atlanta-area ahead of the Sunday Night Football game as the Philadelphia Eagles take on the Atlanta Falcons.

 

ABOUT THE SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL BUS

Since week 1, the bus has travelled to each SNF host city. In addition, the SNF Bus will also visit markets along the route without an SNF game on the schedule to give more fans a chance to join in on the experience. The bus will arrive in each host city two to three days prior to the game, making stops at local landmarks and events before heading to the game site. Once at the stadium, the Sunday Night Football bus will give fans the opportunity to interact with America’s most-watched primetime television show with exclusive activities and experiences.

 

The 2019 bus features football field decaling on the floor, and a replica of the Football Night in America studio where fans can grab a mic, and act as “special correspondents” for photos. From the augemtned reality mirrors in the locker room and the @OnHerTurf display, to green screen booth to replicate the intros from the SNF broadcast, fans have numerous opportunities to interact and share memories from the bus directly to social media.

The full list of cities the SNF bus will be visiting throughout the season:

 

WeekDateMatchup
215-SepPhiladelphia at Atlanta
322-SepLos Angeles Rams at Cleveland
429-SepDallas at New Orleans
56-OctIndianapolis at Kansas City
613-OctPittsburgh at Los Angeles Chargers
720-OctPhiladelphia at Dallas
827-OctGreen Bay at Kansas City
93-NovNew England at Baltimore
1010-NovMinnesota at Dallas
1117-NovChicago at Los Angeles Rams
1224-NovSeattle at Philadelphia
131-DecPatriots at Texans
148-DecSeattle at Los Angeles Rams
1515-DecMinnesota at Los Angeles Chargers
1622-DecKansas City at Chicago
1729-DecTBD

 

THE SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL BUS BY THE NUMBERS

 

  • The SNFbus will travel almost 20,000 miles across the country during the season.
  • The bus will make stops in 12 unique locations, making stops in the host cities of all Sunday night games.
  • It would take 50 footballs to make up the length of the SNFBus, and 46,000 footballs to equal the weight of the bus.

 

SOCIAL MEDIA

 

The Sunday Night Football bus also incorporates social media inside and out, with SNF’s Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts (@SNFon NBC) along with the #SNF hashtag displayed on the exterior.

 

A dedicated producer will collect photos and create videos of the bus’s travels and the cast of characters it encounters along the way. Life on the road with the Sunday Night Football bus is featured on the Sunday Night Football Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts and NBC Sports on Snapchat.

–NBC SPORTS–