NBC officially announced that Mike Tirico replacement as host NBC Football Night in America is an Mary Taylor.
After Taylor and her previous network couldn’t agree on a contract, she joined NBC last summer. with Tiriko, Tony Dungyand Drew BreezeTaylor was introduced as the co-host of Football Night in America.
When Tiriko worked as an announcer Sunday Night Footballshe usually hosted the show.
Taylor has been promoted now that Tirico is the full-time announcer on Sunday nights, after Al Michaels go to Amazon Prime.
“Maria is the perfect choice to continue her legacy and host the most popular studio sports show ever,” NBC Sports Executive Producer. Sam Flood This is stated in a press release from NBC.
Maria Taylor’s work with NBC
Every week before Sunday Night Football game, NBC broadcasts Football Night in America. A half cycle is also included. Taylor is expected to continue working on the series with Dungy and Brice.
Since Taylor joined the network last July, Taylor has amassed quite a few NBC resumes. She has already appeared on the show for TOkyo Olympics, Beijing Olympics, Paralympics and Super Bowl LVI pre-match show. on the channel. She previously took NBA Finals and the NFL Draft show on ESPN.
Taylor is currently working on an eight-episode documentary series for NBC. peacock a streaming service about the history of the black quarterback in the NFL, in addition to its hosting duties. She is the executive producer of the project.