NBCUniversalThirteen of the biggest names in the NFL will join Carrie Underwood for this year’s Sunday Night Football open, including 2018 MVP Patrick Mahomes from the Kansas City Chiefs.
You’ll be able to see the full version of the 2019 theme for the first time on Sunday, September 8, before the New England Patriots take on the Pittsburgh Steelers on NBC. You can check out a behind-the-scenes preview now on YouTube.
For the first time ever, this year’s footage was shot inside an NFL venue: Mercedes-Benz Stadium, home of the Atlanta Falcons. Rock legend Joan Jett also joins Carrie this time to perform “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night,” which is based on Jett’s 1988 hit, “I Hate Myself for Loving You.”
Here’s the complete rundown of the players who are featured, as Carrie sings the theme for the seventh year in a row:
Atlanta Falcons WR Julio JonesChicago Bears DB Kyle FullerChicago Bears LB Khalil MackChicago Bears QB Mitch TrubiskyCleveland Browns QB Baker MayfieldDallas Cowboys QB Dak PrescottKansas City Chiefs QB Patrick MahomesLos Angeles Rams QB Jared GoffMinnesota Vikings QB Kirk CousinsPhiladelphia Eagles QB Carson WentzPhiladelphia TE Zach ErtzPhiladelphia Eagles DT Fletcher CoxSeattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson
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