News 9 Announces "1st & Football"

Tuesday, August 24th 2021, 3:38 pm

By: Griffin Communications

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – With college football nearly here, News 9 will be airing “Oklahoma’s Own Originals: 1st & Football” on August 31 at 9 p.m. to give fans a preview of what to expect this year on the gridiron.

Presented by News 9 and your Oklahoma Chevy Team Dealers, the one-hour TV special will include content from the state’s largest sports department staff. News 9 Sports Director Dean Blevins, News On 6 Sports Director John Holcomb and Blitz Football Analyst Dusty Dvoracek will all take an in-depth look at the upcoming college football season.

“I’m so excited to once again be part of our 1st & Football special,” said Dean Blevins, News 9’s Sports Director. “We’ll have exclusive content, game tape analysis of the Heisman favorite Spencer Rattler and OSU’s Spencer Sanders. And, of course we’ll dive into OU’s move to the SEC and the Big 12’s changing landscape!”

“Griffin Communications continues to lead the way when it comes to covering local Sports,” said Todd Spessard, Griffin Communications’ Vice President of Content. “With the best broadcast team in the state, we are able to provide content, coverage and insights only an Oklahoma company can.”

News 9 will air “Oklahoma’s Own Originals: 1st & Football” on Tuesday, August 31 from 9-10 p.m.

“Oklahoma’s Own Originals: 1st & Football” joins our lineup of original programming that we’re proud to share with our viewers on News 9, News9.com and through our OTT app on Apple TV, Roku, and Amazon Fire TV.