Sports and ‘Y&R’ Collide Yet Again!

    on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 @ 12:26 PM
    The Young and the Restless Mast Head by Soap Opera Network

    Howard Wise/JPI Studios
    Howard Wise/JPI Studios

    ” is no stranger to having sports stars visit Genoa City (Seattle Seahawk Superbowl champ appeared earlier this year), but the next sports/soap opera crossover the sudser is planning has a bit of a twist: Instead of an athlete appearing on the show, it’ll be an athlete’s mother!

    That’s right: , mother of sports superstar , will be visiting Genoa City on Wednesday, August 13. Sanders brought Knight as well as his girlfriend, , to the set of the CBS sudser as part of his reality series, “Deion’s Family Playbook,” and Knight taped a scene while they were there.

    To catch the fun, tune in to “Y&R” on Wednesday, August 13, and then tune into “Deion’s Family Playbook” for the flip side when it returns to OWN: Oprah Winfrey Networks this fall!