Carrie Underwood is beginning her fifth season as the star of NBC’s Sunday Night Football show opening. NBC Sports
Carrie Underwood is beginning her fifth season as the star of NBC’s Sunday Night Football show opening. NBC Sports

Dallas Cowboys

Dak Prescott, Carrie Underwood have something in common

dchumphrey@star-telegram.com

July 31, 2017 3:07 PM

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott will be among 10 NFL players who will join superstar artist Carrie Underwood for her performance of “Oh, Sunday Night,” the opening theme for NBC’s Sunday Night Football.

The show debuts on Sept. 10 when the Cowboys host the New York Giants at AT&T Stadium. A sneak preview will be broadcast during the San Francisco vs. Minnesota preseason game on Aug. 27 at 7 p.m.

The Cowboys will appear on Sunday Night Football three times. The other games are Nov. 19 at home against Philadelphia and Dec. 17 at Oakland.

Joining Prescott will be Pittsburgh’s Antonio Brown, Oakland’s Derek Carr and Khalil Mack, New England’s Dont’a Hightower, Kansas City’s Travis Kelce, Atlanta’s Julio Jones, Denver’s Von Miller, Arizona’s Patrick Peterson and New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul.

This NFL season marks the fifth for Underwood as the star of NBC’s SNF show open.

Dallas Cowboys 2017 schedule

Preseason

Thursday vs. Arizona (NBC)* 7 p.m.

Aug. 12 at Los Angeles Rams (NFL Network) 8 p.m.

Aug. 19 vs. Indianapolis (NFL Network) 6 p.m.

Aug. 26 vs. Oakland 7 p.m.

Aug. 31 at Houston 7 p.m.

* Hall of Fame Game in Canton, Ohio

Regular season

Sept. 10 vs. New York Giants (KXAS/5) 7:30 p.m.

Sept. 17 at Denver (KDFW/4) 3:25 p.m.

Sept. 25 at Arizona (ESPN) 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 1 vs. Los Angeles Rams (KDFW/4) Noon

Oct. 8 vs. Green Bay (KDFW/4) 3:25 p.m.

Oct. 15 Bye

Oct. 22 at San Francisco (KDFW/4) 3:05 p.m.

Oct. 29 at Washington (KDFW/4) 3:25 p.m.

Nov. 5 vs. Kansas City (KTVT 11) 3:25 p.m.

Nov. 12 at Atlanta (KDFW/4) 3:25 p.m.

Nov. 19 vs. Philadelphia (KXAS/5) 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 23 vs. LA Chargers (KTVT/11) 3:30 p.m.

Nov. 30 vs. Washington (KXAS/5) 7:25 p.m.

Dec. 10 at New York Giants (KDFW/4) 3:25 p.m.

Dec. 17 at Raiders (KXAS/5) 7:30 p.m.

Dec. 24 vs. Seattle (KDFW/4) 3:25 p.m.

Dec. 31 at Philadelphia (KDFW/4) Noon

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