ESPN Makes Monday Night Football Announcer Change Official

ESPN Monday Night Football announcers Jon Gruden left and Sean Mc Donough stand in the press box of Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium before a preseason NFL football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Indianapolis

Syracuse University graduate Sean McDonough is moving off ESPN's "Monday Night Football" and back to calling college football games for the network.

Tessitore will be the sixth play-by-play voice in MNF's 48-year history.

ESPN said in a news release Friday night that McDonough signed a multiyear contract extension. McDonough will continue to call the CFP National Championship on ESPN Radio, marquee college basketball, The Masters Par 3 contest, and more. Gruden was named the new head coach of the Oakland Raiders, where his National Football League head coaching career kicked off. "I look forward to reuniting with ESPN's college football team where I have so many close friends in front of and behind the camera". How the exit of McDonough, who was solid in his two-year stint alongside Gruden despite college sports being his true wheelhouse, could affect Manning's thinking is unknown.

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Here's hoping McDonough calls some SEC games in 2018.

Tessitore has been with ESPN since 2002, calling boxing and then college football.

With longtime color analyst Jon Gruden already gone from ESPN as head coach of the Oakland Raiders, the network has named Joe Tessitore as the iconic series' new play-by-play announcer, the New York Post reports.

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