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Soccer followers will discover a barely totally different look after they tune into Fox Sports activities’ NFL pregame protection right this moment.
The acquainted faces seen every week on “Fox NFL Kickoff” and “Fox NFL Sunday” won’t seem on set at Fox’s studios in Los Angeles attributable to well being and security issues, Fox Sports activities introduced Saturday.
Chris Myers will host each exhibits, with analysts Reggie Bush and Charles Woodson alongside. The common forged from “Fox NFL Sunday” — Curt Menefee, Terry Bradshaw, Michael Strahan and Jay Glazer — will seem remotely.
In a press release, Fox Sports activities stated the choice was made “(i)n accordance with CDC steering, Los Angeles County Division of Public Well being security tips — and out of an abundance of warning for our crew.”
Likewise, the “Fox NFL Kickoff” crew of Charissa Thompson, Tony Gonzalez, Mike Vick, Dave Wannstedt and Colin Cowherd won’t be within the studio as effectively.
“We sit up for the return of each casts to their common posts quickly,” Fox Sports activities’ assertion stated.
Fox made an analogous transfer earlier this season on its faculty soccer pregame present — “Huge Midday Kickoff” — when it was later revealed that analyst City Meyer examined constructive for coronavirus.