Some of the biggest names in the NFL will be joining Carrie Underwood for this year’s Sunday Night Football open and one of those names⁠—and faces⁠—should be very familiar to those of us in the Lansing area. It was announced this week that current Minnesota Vikings quarterback, and former Michigan State quarterback⁠—Kirk Cousins—will be one of the players featured in this year's Sunday Night Football open. The new open will make its debut on Sunday, September 8th.

Here’s the complete rundown of the players who are featured this year:

Atlanta Falcons WR Julio Jones
Chicago Bears DB Kyle Fuller
Chicago Bears LB Khalil Mack
Chicago Bears QB Mitch Trubisky
Cleveland Browns QB Baker Mayfield
Dallas Cowboys QB Dak Prescott
Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes
Los Angeles Rams QB Jared Goff
Minnesota Vikings QB Kirk Cousins
Philadelphia Eagles QB Carson Wentz
Philadelphia TE Zach Ertz
Philadelphia Eagles DT Fletcher Cox
Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson

And here's a fun behind-the-scenes video to watch:


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