Kay Adams is known to be a reporter at Good Morning Football since 2016, is said to be leaving the show.
The main morning show of the NFL Network is Good Morning Football, which is said to undergo significant modifications soon.
Andrew Marchand of the New York Post stated that Kay Adams is departing Good Morning Football. She has been with the show since 2016.
Adams, 36, could be the new presenter of Amazon Prime Video’s Thursday Night Football pregame show.
Reason Why Kay Adams Is Leaving Good Morning Football Explained
“Kay Adams has been a huge part of the success of Good Morning Football, and we plan to retain her in the NFL Media family for years to come,” NFL Media vice president of communications Alex Riethmiller told The Washington Post.
Adams is reportedly the front-runner to host Thursday Night Football, broadcast on-site each week. However, the transaction is not yet complete.
On The Pat McAfee Show in January, she said that her contract with the NFL Network was coming to an end in May and that she wanted to be on a bigger stage.
She has also told McAfee, “It’s no secret the goal is to have the pedigree to have a big-boy seat at the table.” Al Michaels and Kirk Herbstreit are currently on the Thursday Night Football broadcast team, and they will call the game.
After being broadcast on Fox, the NFL Network, and Amazon Prime Video for the previous few years, Amazon Prime Video has become the sole home of Thursday Night Football.
With Adams gone, Kyle Brandt and Peter Schrager will take over as hosts of Good Morning Football. According to the New York Post, Rachel Bonnetta could be a possibility to succeed Adams, but she would have to relocate.
Kay Adams is rumourned to probably host Amazon’s Thursday Night Football pregame show.
When reached by USA TODAY Sports, an Amazon Prime Sports spokeswoman declined to comment, and NFL Media did not reply to a request for comment.
Amazon has added Al Michaels from NBC to their broadcast booth and created a hybrid job for ESPN college football commentator Kirk Herbstreit.
When Good Morning Football debuted in August 2016, Adams joined Brandt, Schrager, and Burleson. Although she is leaving Good Morning Football, she isn’t going cause of her illness.
She’s also a co-host of PEOPLE!, a daily entertainment magazine shows that will go national in the fall. Adams discussed what she has learned from being on Good Morning Football in an interview with The Post Game in 2018.