CFP National Championship in Review: A Look Back at a Wild Weekend in NOLA

Go behind the scenes with ESPN, ACC Network, SEC Network, and more!

A CFP National Championship Weekend for the ages is in the books, and the LSU Tigers are champions. ESPN’s efforts to broadcast not only the game (with 15 viewing options) but the entire CFP experience in New Orleans was truly comprehensive and a technological achievement.

Take a look back at all the logistical and creative details behind a special weekend of sports television through exclusive interviews with executives from ESPN, the ACC Network, the SEC Network, and much more.

The 2020 CFP National Championship Game was held at the Mercedes Benz Superdome in New Orleans.

Whether it’s the staggering number of cameras inside the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, how a sports television network took over the top floor and parking lot of a historical New Orleans landmark, or the special people behind the scenes who make it all happen, get the nitty-gritty details behind what made the 2020 College Football Playoff National Championship Game a winner.

The Main Game Production:
ESPN Readies a Camera-Filled Feast for the Eyes in the Big Easy

The MegaCast:
ESPN’s MegaCast Adds New Technologies to Already Packed Arsenal

Onsite Studio Presence in Downtown New Orleans:
ESPN Operations Turns NOLA’s Jackson Brewery Into a Home-Away-From-Bristol

An Operations Legend Prepares To Retire:
ESPN Colleagues Celebrate Operations Legend Bob Braunlich, Working His Final CFP

The ACC Network:
ACC Network Battles Weather for Onsite Studio Programming

The SEC Network:
SEC Network Brings Experience to Jax Brewery, Mercedes-Benz Superdome

The Videoboard Show Inside the Superdome:
Van Wagner, Saints Team Up on Massive In-Venue Production

Recap It All With Brandon and Kristian on the latest episode of The SVG Podcast:
The SVG Podcast: Live From College Football Playoff National Championship in New Orleans