That didn’t take long.
via Broadcasting & Cable:
Cris Collinsworth will replace John Madden in NBC’s Sunday Night Football broadcast booth, according to NBC Sports chairman Dick Ebersol. “[Cris] will step into the role with Al [Michaels] immediately,” Ebersol said on a conference call with reporters.
Collinsworth has served as co-host and analyst on the network’s Football Night in America pregame show since it launched in 2006. He also serves as an analyst on Showtime’s Inside The NFL and on NFL Network.