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Former Detroit Lions QB Dan Orlovsky lands new gig

According to ESPN, former Detroit Lions quarterback Dan Orlovsky has landed a new gig.

Bill Hofheimer of ESPN tweeted out on Tuesday that Orlovsky will be joining Laura Rutledge, Marcus Spears, Mina Kimes, and Keyshawn Johnson as ESPN’s new NFL Live team.

The show will debut in August.

From ESPN:

ESPN will relaunch NFL Live, the year-round weekday NFL news and information show, in August with new host Laura Rutledge and a consistent roster of daily analysts that features Marcus Spears, Dan Orlovsky, Keyshawn Johnson and Mina Kimes, who moves into a new NFL analyst role.

NFL analyst Ryan Clark will join NFL Live on Fridays. In addition, ESPN NFL reporters, insiders and news-breakers Jeff Darlington, Dan Graziano, Kimberley A. Martin, Chris Mortensen, Louis Riddick, Dianna Russini, Adam Schefter, Field Yates and others will continue to contribute to the weekday show.

“The kickoff of the 2020 NFL season presents an exciting opportunity to reimagine NFL Live with a new commentator team that brings a wealth of football intelligence and a built in chemistry,” said Seth Markman, ESPN vice president, production. “Laura, Marcus, Dan, Mina and Keyshawn have all excelled in their respective roles across ESPN platforms – and have already worked closely together. The daily conversations they will have about the NFL is something we hope fans will really learn from and enjoy.”

Congrats to Dan Orlovsky, this is well-deserved!!!

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Don Drysdale
I am a fan of all Detroit sports and LOVE to write about them!

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