Peacock will be the home of "a new, annual documentary series on Notre Dame Football, debuting in 2024."
November 13, 2022; Santa Clara, California, USA; ESPN broadcaster Jac Collinsworth before the game between the San Francisco 49ers and the Los Angeles Chargers at Levi’s Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports
The new score bug looks closer to NBC's NFL coverage than what they'd previously used for college football.
Jan 21, 2023; Kansas City, Missouri, USA; NBC Sports commentator Jason Garrett looks on prior to an AFC divisional round game between the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Kansas City Chiefs at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
“The unbelievable busyness of an NFL career and then really not taking a break at all and launching right in with us with both Notre Dame football and the NFL, it was certainly an around-the-clock assignment. This was definitely a lifestyle choice for him, which is totally understandable.”
Brees is expected to start on Notre Dame football and Football Night In America, then join NBC's top NFL package. But the contract will only kick in when he retires from the NFL, which could be after the 2020-21 season or the 2021-22 season.