Jun 5, 2014, 9:57 AM EST
In a move that not many people were expecting (well, at least I wasn’t), NBC has reassigned Alex Flanagan from her post as the sideline reporter for Notre Dame football games to another position within the Network.
Flanagan sent out a tweet on Wednesday thanking everyone for her seven years at Notre Dame.
It's been a tremendous 7 years for which I am grateful. My comments regarding Notre Dame news. http://t.co/qZNPFepeGO
— Alex Flanagan (@Alex_Flanagan) June 4, 2014
Flanagan joins the likes of Lewis Johnson and John Dockery as former Notre Dame football sideline reporters.
During Flanagan’s tenure in the position, many found her to be a perfect mixture of reporter and charm, the ideal concoction for a sports sideline reporter. Never one to shy away from asking the necessary question, Flanagan endeared herself to Notre Dame fans by the way she carried herself on game days, always willing to say a few words to fans and interact with them on social media.
In the past NBC has done a great job with filling this role with an individual who shares the passion for the game and understands what Notre Dame football means to the college football landscape.
About Strong and True
ND Football on YouTube
- RT @SiriusXMCollege: Up NEXT with @TimBrando is NFL Hall of Famer and @NDFootball great Joe Montana. #BrandoShow 4 hours ago
- We're cheering on our friends with #8 @NDMBB tonight against #4 Duke tonight on ESPN2! Are you? #GoIrish vine.co/v/OT3wQxO7rae 22 hours ago
- Sunday will mark the 16th straight year that an @NDFootball alum is on at least 1 of the @SuperBowl teams. http://t.co/kQDj2Q8Ufc 1 day ago
- After two separate ACL tears, former Irish & current @Patriots LB Darius Fleming will be part of another Super Bowl http://t.co/CgDQgiJD8R 1 day ago
- Former Irish & current @Patriots RB Jonas Gray will live out a lifelong dream Sunday at Super Bowl XLIX--> on.freep.com/1Cf39Rq #WeAreND 1 day ago
- M. Basketball. Notre Dame Men's Basketball Postgame Notes
- M. Basketball. Notre Dame Men's Basketball Postgame Quotes
- M. Basketball. Grant Leads No. 8 Notre Dame to 77-73 Victory Over Duke
- M. Lacrosse. Three Fighting Irish Players Selected In MLL Draft
- Softball. Koerner, Wester Named To 2015 USA Softball Collegiate Player Of The Year Watch List
- W. Basketball. #4 Irish Reach Midpoint Of ACC Schedule Thursday At Virginia Tech
- M. Lacrosse. Notre Dame Men's And Women's Lacrosse Tickets On Sale
- W. Lacrosse. Notre Dame Men's And Women's Lacrosse Tickets On Sale
- Track. Meet The Coaches: Jumping High In The Coaching Game
- Fencing. Notre Dame Sweeps ACC Fencer of the Week Accolades