New show to follow NFL hopefuls preparing for draft

CHICAGO – The Big Ten Network will unveil its newest original program, Path to the Pros, at 9 PM ET Wednesday. The four-episode series follows four Big Ten football players as they prepare for the NFL draft. Each 30-minute show will take viewers behind the scenes as the NFL hopefuls prepare for the next level of their careers, including completing individual workouts, attending meetings and being interviewed.

The four former Big Ten players to be featured in the series are J.J. Watt (Wisconsin), Quentin Davie (Northwestern), Dane Sanzenbacher (Ohio State), and Stefen Wisniewski (Penn State). Wednesday’s episode will air immediately following the Big Ten Basketball Tournament Preview at 9 PM ET. The complete schedule is below.

“Path to the Pros” Scheduled Debut Dates
9 PM ET Wednesday, March 9
8:30 PM ET Thursday, March 31
8:30PM ET Thursday, April 14
8 PM ET Thursday, May 5