Jeff Saturday

Saturday at the 2013 Pro Bowl
Saturday in 2010
Saturday (left) and Herm Edwards on NFL Live in 2017

Former American football center and current sports analyst.

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North Carolina Tar Heels football

The North Carolina Tar Heels football team represents the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the sport of American football.

Hector Cowan, UNC's first head football coach
A football team of the 1890s
Coach Davis
Davis coming through campus before UNC's game against Florida State in 2009
Coach Withers
Coach Fedora
Coach Brown
The 2007 game between the Tar Heels and the Wolfpack.

While not a consistent football powerhouse, the Carolina football program has had intermittent success and has featured a number of players who have gone on to play in the National Football League, including Lawrence Taylor, Charlie Justice, Chris Hanburger, Ken Willard, Don McCauley, William Fuller, Harris Barton, Jeff Saturday, Alge Crumpler, Willie Parker, Greg Ellis, Dré Bly, Julius Peppers, Hakeem Nicks, Mitch Trubisky, and Sam Howell.

Super Bowl XLI

American football game played between the American Football Conference champion Indianapolis Colts and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Chicago Bears to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 2006 season.

Dolphin Stadium (now Hard Rock Stadium) was selected to be the host site for Super Bowl XLI.
The Art Institute of Chicago's lion sculptures were decorated to show support for the Chicago Bears.
Dolphin Stadium prepares for Super Bowl XLI
The NFL Today pre-game show with officers of the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds.
"The Baghdad Bowl" flag football game played in Iraq.
American singer and musician Prince headlined the halftime show
U.S. President George W. Bush congratulates the Colts on their win.

The offensive line was led by Pro Bowlers Jeff Saturday and Tarik Glenn.

Center (gridiron football)

Position in gridiron football.

The positioning of a center in an offensive formation
Center Bum Day
Philadelphia Eagles' quarterback Carson Wentz "under center" Jason Kelce in a 2017 game against the Washington Redskins

This was taken to an extreme by the Indianapolis Colts in the early 21st century, with center Jeff Saturday having equal say with quarterback Peyton Manning in play calling, including audibles.

NFL Live

American National Football League (NFL) studio show, currently airing Monday through Friday at 3:00 p.m ET on sports cable channel ESPN.

Jeff Saturday and Herm Edwards on stage during the shooting of NFL Live at Disney Springs during the 2017 Pro Bowl week

Jeff Saturday (2013–present): Contributor

2013 Pro Bowl

The National Football League 's sixty-third annual all-star game which featured players from the 2012 season.

Indicating he would retire after the Pro Bowl, NFC center Jeff Saturday treated the game as a testimonial match and crossed over to the AFC side for one play in order to reunite with quarterback Peyton Manning; the two had played together as members of the Indianapolis Colts for thirteen seasons.

National Football League Alumni

501(3) nonprofit organization that is composed of former National Football League (NFL) players, coaches, team staff members and associate members who work voluntarily to raise funds for youth-oriented causes and engage in hands-on service to foster the development of "youth through sports and sports through youth".

Offensive Linemen — Jeff Saturday (Indianapolis Colts)

Nate Hobgood-Chittick

American football defensive tackle who played four seasons in the National Football League (NFL).

Larry Fitzgerald (in blue) catches a pass while Cortland Finnegan (in red) plays defense at the 2009 Pro Bowl.

At UNC, Hobgood-Chittick was roommates with teammate Jeff Saturday, and later recalled that "Jeff kicked our asses all over the practice field. I could count on one hand the number of times I beat him in a one-on-one drill, and if it happened, I celebrated."

Robert Kraft

American billionaire businessman.

Kraft in 2012

Indianapolis Colts center Jeff Saturday, referring to Kraft's role in helping to settle the NFL lockout before the 2011 season, said "He [Kraft] is a man who helped us save football."

The Bob & Tom Show

Syndicated US radio program established by Bob Kevoian and Tom Griswold at radio station WFBQ in Indianapolis, Indiana, March 7, 1983, and syndicated nationally since January 6, 1995.

Professional athletes (including Joe Theismann, and, in past years, Pat McAfee, Peyton Manning, Jeff Saturday, Reggie Miller, and numerous INDYCAR drivers), musicians, and actors from television and movies are also frequent Bob & Tom guests.

First Take (talk show)

American sports talk television show on ESPN.

Skip Bayless (left), Dana Jacobson (center), and guest Jay Feely (right) at an outdoor broadcast of the show at Disney's Hollywood Studios in 2010
Stephen A. Smith (left), Cari Champion (center), and Bayless (right) during a broadcast at McGuire Air Force Base in 2014
Smith (left), Molly Qerim (center), and Max Kellerman (right) during a live broadcast from Joint Base Charleston in 2016

Jeff Saturday: NFL Analyst