Jason Garrett's Contract: How much does NBC pay the commentator?

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NBC Sports analyst Jason Garrett looks on

Former New York Giants offensive coordinator Jason Garrett was let go earlier in the year. Last spring, he provided color commentary for NBC's USFL broadcasts.

On Tuesday, June 14, NBC formally announced that the former head coach of the Dallas Cowboys would take Drew Brees' place as a football commentator for the upcoming season. Jason Garrett earns $6 million annually, according to sources.

Jason Garrett is joining Football Night in America as an analyst…

Garrett succeeded Drew Brees on the most-watched live football show. He presently collaborates in Studio 1 at the NBC Sports International Broadcast Center in Stamford, Connecticut, with host Maria Taylor, analysts Tony Dungy and Chris Simms, and host Chris Simms. While PFT's Mike Florio has continued to cover the day's headlines, co-host Jac Collinsworth and analyst Rodney Harrison have led FNIA's coverage from the game site.

We're not sure if Garrett's career will continue in this direction or if the coaching appetite will return to lure him the following winter. If so, NBC will have to fill a position on their studio set once more.

Jason Garrett led the Dallas Cowboys as head coach from 2011 to 2019, compiling an 85-67 record. Before being sacked in November, he served as the offensive coordinator for the New York Giants for the previous two seasons under Joe Judge.

Jason Garrett on the NBC broadcast: "(Belichick) probably talked about Rhamondre for 15 minutes (in the production meeting), and he compared his growth in a short period of time to both Tom Brady and Lawrence Taylor."Belichick clearly loves Stevenson, but wow.

Garrett has never worked as an onsite analyst before. Since his retirement as a quarterback after the 2004 season, he has served as an NFL coaching staff member each year.

Who is Jason Garrett?

Garrett is most recognized for his more than nine years as the Dallas Cowboys head coach. He took over halfway through the 2010 season and, with 85 victories, quickly immersed himself as one of the top coaches in franchise history.

Garrett played quarterback in the NFL for the Cowboys, New York Giants, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and Miami Dolphins before switching to coaching. While playing quarterback for the Cowboys, Garrett won two Super Bowls while serving as Troy Aikman's backup.

Jason Garrett was very good on the NBC broadcast for Thursday night's Vikings/Patriots game.He definitely has the talent to be an NFL color analyst all of the time.

The estimated value of Jason Garrett's net worth is $18 million. Garrett is a former American football player and coach who now works as a football broadcaster. Due to his exceptional coaching abilities, he rose to prominence as one of the top coaches.

Before retiring, he had a football playing career that netted him $25 million.

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