• Tom Brady to join Fox Sports on lucrative deal as lead NFL analyst when playing career ends
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    Tom Brady to join Fox Sports on lucrative deal as lead NFL analyst when playing career ends

    Tom Brady will join Fox Sports as its lead NFL analyst when his playing career ends. Fox did not disclose terms of Brady’s deal, but the New York Post reported that the seven-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback has agreed to a 10-year, $375 million contract — the most lucrative in sports broadcasting history. Fox CEO Lachlan Murdoch announced the news Tuesday during a corporate investor call. Brady will call games alongside lead play-by-play announcer Kevin Burkhardt and will work as an “ambassador” for Fox with a focus on “client and promotional initiatives.” “We are delighted that Tom has committed to joining the Fox team and wish him all the best during…

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    John Madden’s legendary coaching, broadcasting career celebrated in FOX Sports’ Christmas Day documentary

    Football fans will get a special look into famed NFL coach and sports broadcaster John Madden in a FOX Sports documentary airing on Christmas Day that will explore his Hall of Fame career and the impact it had on the sport.  One of football’s most animated coaches, Madden never imagined that after 10 seasons with the Oakland Raiders, including seven division titles and one Super Bowl victory, the next stage of his career would be in broadcasting.  FOX NFL MATCHUPS TO WATCH THIS CHRISTMAS WEEKEND  Head coaches Forrest Gregg and John Madden walk off the field after the Oakland Raiders beat the Browns, 26-10, on Oct. 9, 1977, in Cleveland,…

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    US Open 2021 women’s final: Emma Raducanu wins first career Grand Slam in magical run to final as qualifier

    In the first US Open final between two unseeded players, 18-year-old Emma Raducanu took home her first Grand Slam championship when she defeated 19-year-old Leylah Fernandez in straight sets, 6-4, 6-3. Raducanu became the first qualifier to win a Grand Slam, also doing so in just the second Grand Slam tournament of her career. With the victory, Raducanu became the first British woman to win a Grand Slam title since Virginia Wade won Wimbledon in 1977. Wade was also the last British woman to win the US Open, back in 1968. Furthermore, Raducanu is also the youngest women’s tennis player to win a major since Maria Sharapova upset Serena Williams…

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