Emmy-nominated Friday Night Tykes: Steel Country is moving to USA Network for its second season from its original home on sibling Esquire Network. Season 2 premieres 11:05 PM Monday, April 10, following WWE Monday Night Raw.
Friday Night Tykes: Steel Country is the second series to make the move to USA from Esquire after the linear network ceased operations in January. American Ninja Warrior spinoff Team Ninja Warrior moved to USA from Esquire ahead of its upcoming premiere on April 18.
The eight-episode second season of Friday Night Tykes: Steel Country takes place in western Pennsylvania’s Beaver County and focuses on a youth football league of players ages 12 and 13. The series, recently nominated for a Sports Emmy for Outstanding Serialized Sports Documentary, will continue to focus on how this working-class community connects culturally, socially and emotionally through youth football.
Friday Night Tykes: Steel Country is produced by 441 Productions, Texas Crew Productions and Electro-Fish Films.