Underwood gets ready for Sunday night football
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
– Carrie Underwood will once again star in the debut of the 2020 show open for NBC's Sunday Night Football.
Working within social-distancing parameters, the 2020 Sunday Night Football show open was produced without extras in a studio or stadium.
For the first time, the SNF show open will feature user-generated content from fans showcasing their team spirit. Cameos from NFL stars, also recorded remotely, will be highlighted.
Headlined by Underwood for the eighth consecutive season, the show open will also feature an inside at look at her new recording of "Waiting All Day for Sunday Night" in a Nashville studio.
"We are excited about this year's new collaboration with Carrie, including scenes in the recording studio, and look forward to uniquely incorporating the game's great fans," said Tripp Dixon, creative director of the SNF show open.
The season kicks off Thursday, Sept. 10 with the Houston Texans at the Kansas City Chiefs. The first Sunday night game, on Sept. 13 features the Dallas Cowboys at the Los Angeles Rams.
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