Tom Brady of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers waves to followers at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, on Sept. 9, 2021.
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady has agreed to affix Fox Sports as the published community’s lead National Football League analyst when his profession concludes, Fox Chief Executive Officer Lachlan Murdoch stated Tuesday.
“We are delighted that Tom has committed to joining the Fox team and wish him all the best during this upcoming season,” Murdoch said in a tweet. He additionally introduced the information throughout Fox’s earnings convention name.
Brady responded on Twitter, emphasizing his enjoying days aren’t over but.
Brady, who will flip 45 in August, has agreed to a “long-term” take care of Fox and can present shade commentary for video games known as by lead play-by-play announcer Kevin Burkhardt, Fox said. Brady has additionally agreed to “serve as an ambassador for us, particularly with respect to client and promotional initiatives,” the corporate stated.
Brady briefly introduced his retirement earlier this yr solely to vary his thoughts 40 days later. He hasn’t stated how lengthy he plans to proceed to play within the NFL. Brady has received seven Super Bowls with the New England Patriots and Buccaneers.
Fox’s long-time lead broadcasting duo Joe Buck and Troy Aikman stated earlier this yr they have been leaving the community to affix ESPN because the cable community’s new Monday Night Football TV announcers.
There has been widespread turnover amongst broadcasters this NFL offseason, with Al Michaels departing NBC’s Sunday Night Football to name Amazon Prime Video’s Thursday Night Football video games, Mike Tirico leaving ESPN for NBC to interchange Michaels, and Burkhardt changing Buck as Fox’s lead voice.
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