Underwood the new 'Sunday Night Football' singer
Country singer Carrie Underwood has been named the new singer for the opening of NBC's "Sunday Night Football."
Underwood replaces Faith Hill, who had sung the opening since 2007.
"I am thrilled to be a part of NBC’s 'Sunday Night Football,' and am so honored they asked me," said Underwood. "I have always loved football season, and it is so exciting to now become part of it every Sunday night."