Legendary Sportscaster Leaves NBC

Legendary Sportscaster Leaves NBC
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Legendary sportscaster Bob Costas has reportedly left NBC after 40 years. this departure comes with little fanfare and no coverage.

According to Fox News:

Sports broadcasting legend Bob Costas is officially done with NBC after 40 years of hosting the network’s coverage of essentially every major sporting event in America.

“It’s all settled quietly and happily for all concerned,” Costas told The New York Post.

NBC Sports confirmed the relationship is over when reached by Fox News.

Costas, 66, remains employed by the MLB Network and is open to hosting a talk show if the right opportunity comes along.

The predictions of Costas leaving NBC have increased recently as his role with the network lessened. Those predictions were true.

 Source: American Update

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