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[12/08/16 - 09:54 AM]
"Friday Night Tykes" Returns to Esquire Network Beginning January 17th
Esquire Network's most watched original franchise among adults 18-49 will also deliver a season two of "Friday Night Tykes: Steel Country" beginning on January 31.

[07/28/16 - 10:26 AM]
Esquire Network Greenlights New Seasons of Hit Documentary Franchise "Friday Night Tykes" and Spin-Off "Friday Night Tykes: Steel Country"
A combination of fan-favorite teams are set to return, with all-new teams presenting an authentic look at the cultural phenomenon that is American football.

[01/14/16 - 03:42 PM]
Video: Esquire Network TCA Press Tour Video Reels - "Beowulf," "Team Ninja Warrior" and "Friday Night Tykes"
Plus: the latter will begin a new franchise in Western Pennsylvania for "Friday Night Tykes: Steel Country" this spring.

[12/16/15 - 03:32 PM]
"Friday Night Tykes" Returns to Esquire Network on January 19 at 9PM ET/PT
The series that sparked a national debate will continue the conversation with 10 episodes ordered following one of the most competitive youth football leagues in America.

[05/07/15 - 08:35 AM]
Esquire Network Unveils Dynamic Programming Slate with Four New Original Series in Development
The quartet includes spin-offs of "Friday Night Tykes" and "American Ninja Warrior."

[04/14/15 - 09:55 AM]
Esquire Network's "Friday Night Tykes" Reaches Season and Series Highs
Esquire Network spins the numbers for the series to date.

[04/01/14 - 08:35 AM]
Esquire Network Orders Second Season of "Friday Night Tykes"
The 10-part original docu-series provided an authentic and provocative look at how kids and adults handle the pressures of intensely competitive youth sports.

[03/24/14 - 12:18 PM]
Special 90-Minute Episode of "Friday Night Tykes," "Tackling Tykes," To Premiere on Esquire Network Tuesday, April 1
The special, hosted by Kevin Frazier, will go beyond a mere season recap with the cast and will explore issues surrounding competitive youth sports in America.

[12/05/13 - 10:43 AM]
Esquire Network Goes Inside the Intensely Competitive World of Texas Youth Football in New Series "Friday Night Tykes"
The new 10-part series launches Tuesday, January 14 at 9:00/8:00c on the cable channel.







FRIDAY NIGHT TYKES (ESQUIRE)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
1/14/14 - ???
STATUS:
on hiatus or fate to be determined
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
CURRENT SEASON:
4 (10 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
completed airing its fourth season on 3/21/17; has yet to be renewed for a fifth season
DESCRIPTION:
(from Esquire Network's press release, December 2016) Greatness starts here. The night of tykes begins when "Friday Night Tykes" season four premieres Tuesday, January 17th at 9 PM ET/PT. Esquire Network's most watched original franchise among A18-49 will also deliver a season two of "Friday Night Tykes: Steel Country" beginning on January 31 at 10 PM ET/PT. Both critically acclaimed series provide an authentic and sometimes provocative look at the cultural phenomenon that is American football at the youth level. "Friday Night Tykes" season four returns to Texas with 10 hour-long episodes, documenting some of the most competitive youth football teams in the nation. Taking an unfiltered look at the 10, 11 and 12-year-old divisions of the Texas Youth Football Association (TYFA) and the Snoop Youth Football League (SYFL), viewers meet the future of professional football, their coaches, parents and mentors.
CREW INFORMATION:
· Andrew Morreale as EP
· Chris Elley as EP
· Cile Spelce as EP
· David Karabinas as EP
· Gabe Honig as EP
· Jake Laufer as EP
· Matt Maranz as EP
· Terry Stewart as EP
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (documentary)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· 441 Productions
· Electro-Fish Films
· Texas Crew Productions