Dale Earnhardt Jr. will join FOX broadcast sales field at Talladega

Earnhardt is a permanent member of the NBC broadcast crew, so the knowledge comes as sudden.

This year, FOX has customary varied completely different other folk within the broadcast sales field alongside Mike Joy and Clint Bowyer. Among them dangle been Tony Stewart, Jeff Gordon, Danica Patrick, Chad Knaus and Darrell Waltrip.

“Dale joining us within the sales field says so grand about his love of the sport of NASCAR, and there is in point of truth no person more geared as much as call a bustle at Talladega,” said Brad Zager, FOX Sports President Production & Operation and Govt Producer. “We address that he’s appealing to half his time and abilities for the upcoming FOX NASCAR bustle from one of NASCAR’s most standard venues, and we’re grateful to NBC Sports for letting Dale use a while with us.”

Earnhardt is one of basically the most a hit drivers ever at Talladega Superspeedway, alongside with his iconic father being the ideal driver to steal more on the 2.66-mile note. Dale Jr. has six victories at Talladega, equal with Brad Keselowski.

“I’m basically watching for having some enjoyable with Mike, Clint and Larry (McReynolds) and the remainder of the crew,” said Earnhardt. “Calling a bustle from Talladega is an incredibly enjoyable abilities. You completely settle on to be to your toes always … it doesn’t select grand for all hell to interrupt free.”

NASCAR heads to Talladega for Round 10 of the 2022 season on April 24th.