SEC Network's traveling pregame show, SEC Nation, airs each week in the fall from a different game location and includes live reports, analysis and features surrounding SEC football action.
The show features host Laura Rutledge, analysts Paul Finebaum, Marcus Spears and Tim Tebow, along with reporter Lauren Sisler. Ryan McGee, senior writer for ESPN The Magazine, comes back as a contributor for 2018.
SEC Nation kicks off its fifth season in style with a jam-packed weekend that features two stops in less than 48 hours. On Thursday, Aug. 30 at 7 p.m. ET, SEC Nation will surround the start of the Jimbo Fisher era as Texas A&M hosts Northwestern State at Kyle Field, before heading to Romare Bearden Park in Charlotte, N.C. to highlight the Belk College Kickoff between West Virginia and Tennessee on Saturday, Sept. 1.
Thursday, Aug. 30 at 7 p.m. ET
SEC Nation presented by Dr Pepper will originate from the Kyle Field sidelines, as Texas A&M readies to kick off the season on SEC Network.
Saturday, Sept. 1 at 10 a.m. ET
SEC Nation presented by AT&T airs from 10 a.m. - Noon from uptown Charlotte. The set will be situated in the northwest corner of Romare Bearden Park, close to the entrance of BB&T Ballpark.