FOX confirms double dose of Joe Buck and Troy Aikman
FOX confirmed today that Buck and Aikman, who were already the top Sunday afternoon duo for the network, will also call the new Thursday night package.
As if their schedule (especially Buck’s) wasn’t busy enough, the added game will add even more responsibility to FOX’s top duo. Buck will likely need some NFL games off in the fall when he calls the baseball playoffs for FOX. It is not known yet who will team with Aikman while Buck is focusing on baseball.
In the past the NFL required its Thursday night partners, CBS and NBC, to use the top Sunday team on Thursdays. But this year the league made no such requirement, and FOX first tried to get Peyton Manning to call the games before deciding to go with Buck and Aikman when Manning said no. In the end, FOX decided to go the same route and give Thursday nights to its top Sunday team.https://www.myfantasysportstalk.com/fox-confirms-double-dose-of-joe-buck-and-troy-aikman/https://i0.wp.com/www.myfantasysportstalk.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/packers-defense-of-joe-buck-troy-aikman_fullsize_story1.jpg?fit=800%2C600&ssl=1https://i0.wp.com/www.myfantasysportstalk.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/packers-defense-of-joe-buck-troy-aikman_fullsize_story1.jpg?resize=150%2C150&ssl=1NFLRecent PostsFOX,joe buck,NFL,Thursday Night Football,TNF,TVNFL fans will get a double dose of Joe Buck and Troy Aikman this season, not that you want that. FOX confirmed today that Buck and Aikman, who were already the top Sunday afternoon duo for the network, will also call the new Thursday night package. As if their schedule (especially...Dan SchalkDan Schalkmyfantasysportstalk@gmail.comAdministratorDan Schalk is a sports enthusiast with degrees in Sports Coaching and Sports Management. He founded MyFantasySportsTalk in July of 2014 to bring a new platform to the sports media industry and allow various sports fans across the country have their voices be heard. Hailing from Buffalo, NY the land of the real chicken wing, you can stay up-to-date with Dan on Twitter @ffsportstalk You can also check some of Dan's work at Fantasypros.com, as he covers the Houston Astros as a team correspondent.MyFantasySportsTalk