Few days before the first Saturday of college football season with every Power 5 conference going on, Fox’s Big Noon Kickoff The Pregame program’s online crew – including Urban Meyer, Matt Leinart, Reggie Bush, Brady Quinn and Rob Stone – will all be absent due to the COVID-19 protocol. The New York PostAndrew Marchand’s was the first to report.
Fox Sports will have Terry Bradshaw, Howie Long, Emmanuel Acho and host Charissa Thompson fill the squad. Bradshaw, Long and Thompson often head Fox’s Sunday NFL coverage. Acho works for the daily FS1 program, Speak for yourself.
Based on Posts, decided to stay the same Big Noon Kickoff The crew was performed “with great caution” under the guidance of the CDC and the Los Angeles Department of Public Health.
Fox Sports did not say whether any television station tested positive for COVID-19. This week’s program will be condensed from regular two hours to one hour.