Tom Brady of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers waves to fans at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, on September 9, 2021.
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady has agreed to join Fox Sports as a leading National Football League analyst when his career ends, Fox CEO Lachlan Murdoch said Tuesday.
“We are delighted that Tom has decided to join Fox and wish him all the best this coming season.” Said Murdoch on twitter. He also announced the news during a Fox conference on profits.
Brady responded on Twitter, stressing that his gaming days were not over.
Brady, who turns 45 in August, has agreed to a “long-term” deal with Fox and will provide color commentary on the games named by game-leading presenter Kevin Burkhardt. said Fox. Brady also agreed to “serve as our ambassador, especially for clients and promotional initiatives,” the company said.
Brady briefly announced his retirement earlier this year, only to change his mind 40 days later. He did not say how long he plans to continue playing in the NFL. Brady has won seven Super Cups with the New England Patriots and Buccaneers.
Earlier this year, leading Fox broadcast duo Joe Buck and Troy Aikman announced they were leaving the network to join ESPN as new speakers on cable TV Football Network on Monday night.
The NFL offseason was a breeze: Al Michaels left NBC Sunday Night Football to call Amazon Prime Video Thursday Night Football, Mike Tirik left ESPN on NBC to replace Michaels, and Burkhardt replaced Buck as Fox’s lead voice.
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