Strahan will spend 12-14 hours a week going back and forth his two television jobs
That title has a bit of hyperbole as getting paid millions a year and yucking it up with Kelly Ripa isn't too shabby a line of work. But what flew under the radar last week with the Live with Kelly announcement is that Strahan is keeping his Fox pre game show.
I was actually talking with someone at Fox who thought they wouldn't have let him pursue that job unless he was going to stay. My reply was 5 days a week live on television in New York had to nix his Los Angeles based pre game show job with Fox.
But credit to Strahan or the firm grip of Rupert Murdoch, Strahan is doing both:
"The ABC gig involves plenty of preparation. There’s also work to do after each show. When he’s finished with his five-day thing Strahan will fly from New York to Los Angeles, probably on Friday, and begin preparing for Fox’s “NFL Sunday.”
“The Fox guys told Michael the only way it...