SpongeBob, slime, football: Nickelodeon ready for NFL game

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Posted at 3:14 PM, Dec 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-15 18:14:56-05

Get ready for SpongeBob SquarePants running out of the tunnel, players being covered with digital slime after touchdowns and commentary from the cast of “All That” when Nickelodeon airs an NFL playoff game.

CBS Sports and Nickelodeon revealed their plans on Tuesday for the kid-focused channel's broadcast of a wild-card game on Sunday, Jan. 10.

The Nickelodeon feed will be tailored for younger audiences with the usual broadcast airing on CBS and online at CBS All Access.