Two One-Hour Specials Televised Friday, Dec. 20, and Thursday, Jan. 9
NEW YORK – FS1 COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF PREVIEW, featuring host Joel Klatt and analysts Urban Meyer and Matt Leinart, debuts Friday, Dec. 20, at 11:00 PM ET on FS1 ahead of the College Football Playoff semifinals on Saturday, Dec. 28. A second edition of the one-hour program premieres Thursday, Jan. 9, in advance of the championship game on Monday, Jan. 13.
Friday’s program features contributions from FOX College Football reporter Bruce Feldman as well as features on Ohio State running back J.K. Dobbins and Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley. The show also includes the latest edition of “Urban’s Playbook,” in which Coach Meyer demonstrates what has made Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow so successful this season at LSU.
In addition to going in depth on both College Football Playoff semifinals, Klatt, Meyer and Leinart break down the San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl, featuring No. 22 USC vs. No. 16 Iowa, Friday, Dec. 27, on FS1, while Feldman reports on Trojans coach Clay Helton and Illinois coach Lovie Smith ahead of the Illini’s showdown with Cal in the Redbox Bowl on Monday, Dec. 30, on FOX.