Sunday Night NFL Host Keith Olbermann Leaving MSNBC “Countdown” Show


Keith Olbermann has come a very long way since his days as a Groucho Marx lookalike ESPN SportsCenter anchor. After leaving sports media to focus on broadcasting current events news, he developed into this generation’s Edward R. Murrow, and he even copied the legendary Cold War era broadcaster’s sign-off.

Olbermann stepped up to become the first leftist talking head on cable news television to try and balance out the extremely far right positions of Bill O’Reilly and Sean Hannity.

But now, he’s moving on to other things. Other things than hosting Sunday NFL on NBC.

According to the AP:

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