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ESPN Plans Afternoon Block of NFL Free Agency Coverage on Wednesday


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ESPN’s coverage of the start of NFL Free Agency will feature a 4.5-hour block of specials on Wednesday, March 14. SportsCenter Special: NFL Free Agency Countdown (1:30 p.m. ET, ESPN) kicks off the countdown to the start of free agency and the new league year, which begins at 4 p.m. Wendi Nix and Trey Wingo will co-host the two-hour Countdown as well as NFL Live: Free Agency (3:30 p.m., ESPN) and SportsCenter Special: NFL Free Agency Kickoff (5 p.m., ESPN2).

Nix and Wingo will be joined by NFL Insiders Chris Mortensen, Adam Schefter, Bill Polian, Louis Riddick, Josina Anderson, NFL reporter Dianna Russini and NFL analyst Tedy Bruschi. Schedule:

Times (ET) Show Network
1:30-3:30 p.m. SportsCenter Special: NFL Free Agency Countdown ESPN
3:30-5 p.m. NFL Live: Free Agency ESPN
5-6 p.m. SportsCenter Special: NFL Free Agency Kickoff ESPN2’s NFL free agency coverage will include:

  • Kevin Seifert and Dan Graziano’s Mega-Guide to NFL Free Agency
  • The top 100 free agents for 2018 (updated daily)
  • Bill Barnwell’s free agency grades for all major signings
  • NFL Nation’s daily updates on action for all 32 teams
  • Kevin Seifert’s winners and losers of free agency (daily)
  • Roundtable reactions from ESPN Insiders such as Matt Bowen, Field Yates, Mike Sando, Dan Graziano, Mina Kimes, Dominique Foxworth, and more.
Continuing Coverage of the 2018 NFL Draft:

Oklahoma and UCLA Pro Days

On Wednesday, Todd McShay and Jeff Darlington will provide updates on quarterback Baker Mayfield (projected as the 11th overall pick in McShay’s Mock Draft 3.0) from the Oklahoma Pro Day.

On Thursday, Matt Hasselbeck and Alden Gonzalez will report on Josh Rosen (projected 15th) from the UCLA Pro Day.