Ryan Berenz

About Ryan Berenz

Star Wars nerd. Adult Fan of LEGO (AFOL). Father of two. Husband of one. I write about sports on TV because I am bad at sports in real life. I write about Alaskan Bush People because someone pays me money to.

2016 Super Bowl pregame show schedule on CBS

2016 Super Bowl Pregame

ALSO SEE: 50 Sense: Super Bowl 50 frequently asked questions #SB50: Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials All-Star Countdown special on CBS CBS airs Super Bowl 50 between the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers from Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif, on Sunday, Feb. 7, at 6:30pm ET. But before that, CBS airs seven hours of pregame coverage (we dare you to watch every second of it). 2016 Super Bowl Pregame Show Schedule On CBS Sunday, Feb. 7 11am ET:  Super Bowl 50: Before They Were Pros This NFL Films special looks at the impact of high-school football on current and former NFL … Continue reading

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CBS counts down the “Super Bowl Greatest Halftime Shows” Friday

CBS counts down the "Super Bowl Greatest Halftime Shows" Friday

  On Friday, Feb. 5, at 9pm ET/PT, CBS airs the two-hour Super Bowl Greatest Halftime Shows special, looking back at the best halftime shows and performances in the history of the Super Bowl, including Prince (2007), U2 (2002), Beyoncé (2013), Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band (2009), Paul McCartney (2005), Michael Jackson (1993), Madonna (2012), The Rolling Stones (2006) and Katy Perry with the Left Shark (2015). Hosted by NCIS: Los Angeles star Chris O’Donnell, the special also traces the evolution of the halftime spectacular over 49 years and includes interviews with many past Super Bowl performers, producers, … Continue reading

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Conan O’Brien hosts the 2016 NFL Honors ceremony on CBS

NFL Honors 2016

On the eve of Super Bowl 50, Conan O’Brien hosts the NFL Honors two-hour primetime awards special at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, honoring the NFL’s best players, performances and plays from the 2015 season. The Associated Press announces its annual Most Valuable Player awards, and the 2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame class is revealed. CBS airs the show on Saturday, Feb. 6, at 9pm ET/PT. ALSO SEE: 50 Sense: Super Bowl 50 Frequently Asked Questions Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials All-Star Countdown special on CBS The full list of awards presented: AP Most Valuable Player presented by … Continue reading

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#SB50: Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials All-Star Countdown special on CBS

Super Bowl 50

Entertainment Tonight’s Kevin Frazier hosts the new Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials All-Star Countdown special (CBS Friday, Feb. 5, at 8pm ET/PT), celebrating the top 10 Super Bowl commercials as revealed in the Feb. 2 Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials 2016 special on CBS. This special also offers sneak peeks of the highly anticipated commercials to air Sunday during Super Bowl 50 on CBS. ALSO SEE: 50 Sense: Super Bowl 50 Frequently Answered Questions  

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UFC 196 Feb. 6 Pay-Per-View is now UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson on FS1

FS1 UFC Fight Night Hendricks vs. Thompson

UFC fans have seen this kind of thing before: A great Pay-Per-View headline bout gets scrapped due to injury and the top undercard fight just doesn’t have the luster for PPV. That’s the case for what was originally scheduled to be the Feb. 6 UFC 196: Fabricio Werdum vs. Cain Velasquez heavyweight title fight on PPV. Instead, the Feb. 6 date will feature Johny Hendricks vs. Stephen Thompson in a heavyweight matchup as part of FS1 UFC Fight Night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. UFC 196 has been rescheduled for March 6 on PPV headlined by Rafael dos Anjos … Continue reading

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50 Sense: Super Bowl 50 frequently asked questions

Super Bowl 50

All the things you wanted to know about Super Bowl 50 but were afraid to ask Phil Simms. So What Is All This? Super Bowl 50, the NFL’s championship game for the 2015 season, is played Feb. 7 at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. The winner gets to declare their fans as greatest in the world. The loser has to clean up the confetti. What’s 50 In Roman Numerals? L. Yes, just L. You can see why the NFL went with 50. Is It On TV? Yes, on CBS, at 6:30pm ET. Jim Nantz and Phil Simms call the … Continue reading

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Role Call: Who’s who in FX’s “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story”

Role Call: Who's who in FX's "The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story"

FX’s 10-episode limited series The People v. O.J. Simpson (Tuesdays at 10pm ET/PT beginning Feb. 2) dramatizes one of the seminal news stories of the 20th century: the events surrounding the arrest and trial of former football star O.J. Simpson for the murders of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman in 1994. Based on Jeffrey Toobin’s book The Run of His Life: The People v. O.J. Simpson and from executive producer Ryan Murphy, the series assembles a stellar cast, including John Travolta, Cuba Gooding Jr., David Schwimmer, Sarah Paulson, Courtney B. Vance, Bruce Greenwood, Malcolm-Jamal Warner and … Continue reading

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2016 NFL Pro Bowl TV coverage on ESPN Sunday

Pro Bowl

Super Bowl 50 is a week away, but the 2016 NFL Pro Bowl all-star game might fill the football gap for some. The NFL’s best players — except the Carolina Panthers and the Denver Broncos players gearing up for SB50, and any other “injured” players — compete against each other in the third year of an “unconferenced” format that has players put on Team Irvin or Team Rice through a fantasy-style draft. The game returns to Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii. ESPN and WatchESPN air the game on Sunday, Jan. 31, at 7pm ET. NFL Pro Bowl rosters from the … Continue reading

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2016 NHL All-Star Game on NBCSN introduces 3-on-3 tournament

2016 NHL All-Star Game

The 2016 NHL All-Star Game at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville Sunday, Jan. 31, features an all-new format. The NHL’s best players will compete in a three-on-three divisional tournament with the Central vs. Pacific and the Metropolitan vs. the Atlantic in 20-minute games. The winning teams advance to the championship game with a $1 million prize on the line. NBCSN airs the game live beginning at 5pm ET. From the NBC Sports Group: Following is NBCSN’s All-Star Weekend coverage schedule: Date Coverage Network Time (ET) Fri., January 29 NHL Top 10 – 3-on-3 Overtime Moments NBCSN 7:30 p.m. NHL All-Star Friday … Continue reading

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2016 Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona TV schedule on FOX Sports

Rolex 24 at Daytona

The 2016 IMSA WeatherTech United SportsCar Championship Series season opens with the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona on the road course at Daytona International Speedway Jan. 30-31. The sportscar endurance race includes 54 entires from 24 different countries. FOX Sports provides coverage of the race on television on FS1 and FS2. Additional race coverage is available online and on mobile devices on FOX Sports GO, and online at IMSA.com. 2016 Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona TV schedule on FOX Sports The full 24 hours of the race is available on FOX Sports GO. Saturday, Jan. 30 2-4pm ET, FS1 4-10pm … Continue reading

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