— ESPNU's “College Football Blitz” will air 3 p.m. weekdays until Friday, Aug 19. Previewing the best in the upcoming football season, host Dari Nowkhah will be joined by analysts Matt Stinchcomb or Bob Davie to discuss individual conferences and specific positions. It also will be repeated at 5:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
— The NFL Network will air all 64 NFL preseason games, including five games live.
— Former Cleveland Browns and New York Jets head coach Eric Mangini is joining ESPN as an NFL studio analyst.