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Faith Hill out on ‘Sunday Night Football’

Faith Hill performs ACM Presents: Tim McGraw's Superstar Summer Night MGM GrGarden ArenMonday April 8 2013 Las Vegas. (Phoby Al

Faith Hill performs at ACM Presents: Tim McGraw's Superstar Summer Night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Monday, April 8, 2013, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Al Powers/Invision/AP)

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Faith Hill is out of the football game.

The country star announced Monday morning on Twitter that she won’t be doing the “Sunday Night Football” theme song this year.

She’s been featured at the top of the broadcast for six years now.

Hill says in her tweet it’s been an honor to appear on the NBC show, but that it’s time to “let someone else rock the open. Difficult decision. Kinda emotional.”

“Sunday Night Football” executive producer Fred Gaudelli tweeted “great love and appreciation” to Hill for her participation over the years. He made no mention of what the show plans to do with the opening.



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