His new deal with NBC keeps him not only at NBC News and MSNBC, where he shone on Election Night 2020 and through the following days, but appearing on “Football Night in America,” “Sunday Night Football” and the 2022 Super Bowl telecast.
The Los Angeles Times first reported the news. NBCUniversal News Group chairman Cesar Conde told the paper, “His interests really vary — so we’re fortunate to have a wider NBCU portfolio that’s equally dynamic.”
Kornacki, who correctly picked Medina Spirit to win the Kentucky Derby, has a mind for data and and numbers, so football is a natural fit – and he’s appeared on “SNF” since the election – but he’ll also be covering the Olympic Games and Triple Crown horse racing.
Kornacki picked Medina Spirit at 12-to-1 odds to