Derek Carr, Khalil Mack, Dak Prescott, Julio Jones, More Confirmed For “Sunday Night Football” Opening Video

NBC reveals the ten players who will appear in the “Sunday Night Football” montage.

Carrie Underwood via NBC

The 2017-18 NFL season is only a few weeks away.

As the anticipation for the return of America’s most popular sport builds, NBC shared new details on the opening video for its “Sunday Night Football” franchise.

Specifically, the network revealed the 10 players who will appear alongside Carrie Underwood (who sings theme “Oh, Sunday Night”) in the opening video:

Pittsburgh Steelers’ Antonio Brown
Oakland Raiders’ Derek Carr
New England Patriots’ Dont’a Hightower
Kansas City Chiefs’ Travis Kelce
Atlanta Falcons’ Julio Jones
Oakland Raiders’ Khalil Mack
Denver Broncos’ Von Miller
Arizona Cardinals’ Patrick Peterson
New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul
Dallas Cowboys’ Dak Prescott

The players shot the montage at Universal Studios Hollywood this June.

The new opening montage will premiere during the Sunday, September 10 game between the Giants and Cowboys. A sneak peek will be included in the August 27 preseason game between the 49ers and Vikings.

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