FOX Sports’ NFL Countdown will have a new host this season, as host Keith Olbermann returns for a fifth season.
Olbermann will host a one-hour, five-episode show starting Tuesday, Dec. 15.
The network announced Thursday that he will begin hosting his new show on Sunday, Jan. 5, the day after Super Bowl LI, which is scheduled to be played in New Orleans on Feb. 1.
ESPN’s Mike & Mike is also set to begin its new two-hour edition on Sunday.
NFL Network’s NFL GameDay with Colin Cowherd will be rebranded as “NFL Weekday” on Sunday after Super Tuesday.
NFL Network is now known as NFL Network and is owned by NBCUniversal.
The Super Bowl will be the most-watched sporting event of the year, averaging a record 3.8 million viewers in its first two weeks, according to Nielsen data.
The Super Bowl also is the most watched college football game in history.