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Pat McAfee joining ESPN’s ‘College GameDay’ full-time

Pat McAfee shall be a full-time member of ESPN’s “College GameDay,” The Post has realized.

The former punter turned multimedia performer shall be on the present this Saturday from Austin, the place No. 1 Alabama will face Texas.

ESPN and Fox are in an rising battle for faculty soccer supremacy. This Saturday, for instance, Fox’s “Big Noon Kickoff” will even be on web site in Austin. McAfee has made appearances on “GameDay” up to now.

ESPN declined remark, whereas McAfee didn’t instantly return a message.

McAfee, 35, will proceed to do his each day discuss present that’s on YouTube, in addition to Friday WWE exhibits for Fox. McAfee just lately ended his relationship with SiriusXM, which had simulcast his present for 2 years.

McAfee is within the midst of take care of FanDuel, which is ready to pay him in extra of $120 million over 4 years.

Pat McAfee has historical past with ESPN, having appeared beforehand on College GameDay.
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He additionally just lately agreed to do various broadcasts on choose school soccer video games on ESPN2, which is a partnership with Peyton Manning’s Omaha Productions. He has held talks with Amazon about being part of its “Thursday Night Football” protection, however nothing has materialized but.

McAfee hinted at one other large transfer in a tweet on Tuesday evening.

“My life is dumb. If I was 2 die tomorrow, right b4 passing I’d be proud & dumbfounded of what I have been lucky enough 2 do. Massive announcement coming at some point this week..truly Bananaland. Have a great night beautiful people. I appreciate u all more than u could imagine”

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