HOUSTON (CBS Houston) – The Sunday Night Football theme song on NBC will now have a Texan in their montage.
Watt, named the 2012 Associate Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year, will join the Manning brothers and Terrell Suggs among others in the new opening. Carrie Underwood will be the voice of the new theme song, replacing Faith Hill after six seasons. Sunday Night Football on NBC has been primetime television’s top-ranked show for two straight seasons based on Nielson ratings.
The Texans will be featured on Sunday Night Football in Week 5 at San Francisco and in Week 9 at Reliant Stadium against AFC South division rival Indianapolis Colts.