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Pat McAfee joining ESPN’s College GameDay

Written by Tony Ghaul

Pat McAfee, the former punter turned multimedia performer will be a full-time
member of ESPN’s “College
GameDay,” as per the NY Post. McAfee will be on the show this Saturday from Austin, where No. 1 Alabama will face Texas. He will be a great addition to a already excellent show. College GameDay is must see T.V.

ATLANTA, GA – DECEMBER 07: Marcus Spears, Pat McAfee and David Pollack at ESPN College Game Day during a game between Georgia Bulldogs and LSU Tigers at Mercedes Benz Stadium on December 7, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Steve Limentani/ISI Photos/Getty Images)

ESPN and Fox are in a battle for college football supremacy. McAfee, 35, will continue to do his daily talk show that is on YouTube, as well as WWE’s “Friday Night SmackDown” show for Fox. McAfee recently ended his relationship with SiriusXM, which had simulcast his show for two years.

NEW YORK, NY – APRIL 06: Pat McAfee attends SiriusXM’s “Busted Open” celebrating 10th Anniversary In New York City on the eve of WrestleMania 35 on April 6, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

McAfee is in the middle of talks for a deal with FanDuel, which is set to pay him in excess of $120 million over four years. Aaron Rodgers’ friend is in demand and getting paid.

Photo courtsey of Front Office Sports Twitter

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