Pittsburgh Steelers defensive tackle Cameron Heyward and Hall of Fame running back Franco Harris will be a part of the 2022 NFL schedule release on NFL Network on Thursday night at 8 p.m.
The show will be hosted by NFL Network’s crew of Rich Eisen, Michael Irvin, Steve Mariucci, Cynthia Frelund, Kurt Warner, Kay Adams, Peter Schrager, Kyle Brandt, Dan Hanzus, Gregg Rosenthal, Marc Sessler and Rachel Bonnetta.
Heyward will be joined by fellow current players Matthew Stafford of the Los Angeles Rams, Derwin James of the Los Angeles Chargers, Micah Parsons of the Dallas Cowboys and Jameis Winston of the New Orleans Saints on the broadcast special.
Hall of Fame Miami Dolphins running back Larry Csonka will also be a part of the broadcast along with Harris, representing the league’s former players. Harris also participated in the 2022 NFL Draft, announcing the Steelers’ selection of quarterback Kenny Pickett.
Current Green Bay Packers head coach Matt LaFleury, broadcasters Nate Burleson and Mike Tirico, German journalist and former NFL player Bjorn Werner and NFL vice president of broadcasting Mike North will also be involved.
The show will be simulcast on NFL Network and FS1. A streaming show will be available on NFL.com, the NFL app, YouTube, Paramount+, Peacock and Prime Video.
Individual game tickets will go on sale immediately after the games are announced.