‘Shaq Vs.‘ premieres on Tuesday, August 18 on ABC, and on that first episode, Shaq will go head to head with football superpower, Ben Roethlisberger.
The basketball pro will first visit Ben’s home, and will train at the Pittsburgh Steeler’s practice facility. The show will culminate in a Shaq/Ben quarterback challenge at a game at Ambridge High School in Pennsylvania, before a captive audience.
Mike Goldberg and Pat Tomasulo host and Charissa Thompson will play sideline reporter.
Shaq will take on one pro athlete every week for the rest of the season.