13 NFL Players Will Appear in Carrie Underwood’s Sunday Night Football Theme Song [VIDEO]
Carrie Underwood takes over for Faith Hill on September 8th as Sunday Night Football begins. And 13 NFL players will be by her side, even though a whole slew of NBC stars “auditioned” for a part!
Here are the 13 NFL players in the video:
Arizona Cardinals Larry Fitzgerald
New Orleans Jimmy Graham
Detroit Lions Calvin Johnson
Indianapolis Colts Andrew Luck
New York Giants Eli Manning
Denver Broncos Peyton Manning
Green Bay Packers Clay Matthews
Philadelphia Eagles LeSean McCoy
Green Bay Packers Aaron Rodgers
Baltimore Ravens Terrell Suggs
Dallas Cowboys DeMarcus Ware
Houston Texans JJ Watt
San Francisco 49ers Patrick Willis
“Waiting All Day For Sunday Night” is set to the Joan Jett song, “I Hate Myself For Loving You” and Carrie Underwood will sing it for the first time this year, taking over for Faith Hill who sang it from 2007 until this year.
Earlier this summer, NBC held “auditions” for the new voice for Sunday Night Football. NBC stars like Heidi Klum, Matt Lauer and Joan Rivers got in on the fun!