Steve Gardner, USA TODAY
Published 7: 40 p.m. ET March 25, 2021 | Updated 7: 41 p.m. ET March 25, 2021
The final be aware-title free agent within the sports media world is staying at CBS.
Ragged announcer Jim Nantz has signed a unique contract with the network that will retain him as the affirm of The Masters, March Insanity and the NFL for years to return, his agent, Sandy Montag, confirmed to more than one media stores Thursday.
News of the unique contract was first reported by Sports Trade Journal.
Nantz, 61, has been with CBS Sports since 1985, rising to change into one of the most recognizable voices in sports broadcasting – and the face of CBS’s most high-profile occasions.
Closing month, Nantz called his sixth Super Bowl – and second with fresh on-air partner Tony Romo – as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeated the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs.
He’s also working as fragment of the tip announcing team on CBS’s protection of the males’s NCAA Basketball Event and is determined to call all three video games within the Final Four subsequent month.
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Then later in April, he’ll head relief to Augusta National Golf Membership to anchor the network’s protection of The Masters.
Nantz’s fresh contract, which might pay him a reported $6.5 million per 12 months, was articulate to stir out this spring. Phrases of his unique contract weren’t announced, but ultimate 12 months Romo re-signed with CBS for a deal price $17.5 million per 12 months.