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NFL on CBS Announcing Assignments for Weeks 1 & 2 of the 2014 NFL Season

Let’s provide you with the games and who will call them for CBS in Weeks 1 and 2 of the 2014 NFL season.

Some of these assignments were leaked by the announcers themselves yesterday at the NFL on CBS Media Day in New York at CBS World Headquarters.

The assignment of Jim Nantz, Phil Simms and Tracy Wolfson to Cleveland at Pittsburgh in Week 1 had been previously announced by the Dan Patrick Show earlier this month.

As usual, all games in Week 1 on CBS are at 1 p.m. due to the U.S. Open. In Week 2, CBS has a doubleheader including its first Thursday Night Football game. Here’s how the first two weeks breakdown on CBS.

NFL on CBS newWEEK 1 – Sept. 7

1:00 PM, ET starts:

New England @ Miami — Greg Gumbel/Trent Green//Evan Washburn
Cincinnati @ Baltimore — Spero Dedes/Solomon Wilcots
Oakland @ New York Jets — Ian Eagle/Dan Fouts//Jenny Dell
Cleveland @ Pittsburgh — Jim Nantz/Phil Simms//Tracy Wolfson
Jacksonville @ Philadelphia — Andrew Catalon/Steve Tasker/Steve Beuerlein
Tennessee @ Kansas City — Kevin Harlan/Rich Gannon

WEEK 2

Sept. 11 – THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL
8:25 PM, ET start:

Pittsburgh @ Baltimore — Jim Nantz/Phil Simms//Tracy Wolfson

Sept. 14 – CBS DOUBLEHEADER
1:00 PM, ET starts:

New England @ Minnesota — Ian Eagle/Dan Fouts//Jenny Dell
Atlanta @ Cincinnati — Kevin Harlan/Rich Gannon
Jacksonville @ Washington — Spero Dedes/Solomon Wilcots
Miami @ Buffalo — Tom McCarthy/Adam Archuleta

4:25 PM, ET starts:

New York Jets @ Green Bay — Jim Nantz/Phil Simms//Tracy Wolfson
Kansas City @ Denver — Greg Gumbel/Trent Green//Evan Washburn
Houston @ Oakland — Andrew Catalon/Steve Tasker/Steve Beuerlein

And that will do it.

Ken Fang

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Ken has been covering the sports media in earnest at his own site, Fang's Bites since May 2007 and at Awful Announcing since March 2013. He provides a unique perspective having been an award-winning radio news reporter in Providence and having worked in local television. Fang celebrates the three Boston Red Sox World Championships in the 21st Century, but continues to be a long-suffering Cleveland Browns fan.

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