Carrie Underwood will once again star in the open for NBC‘s “Sunday Night Football,” which kicks off on Sunday, September 13. A statement from NBC noted the new open was created according to COVID-19-related guidelines.
In addition to Underwood, the open will also feature user-generated content along with remotely recorded cameos from some of the NFL’s biggest stars.
The “SNF” show open will also include an inside at look at Underwood’s 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 “Sunday Night Football” open.
Underwood will headline the “SNF” open for an eighth consecutive season, beginning with the September 13 game between the Dallas Cowboys and the Los Angeles Rams.