NBC: We’d be foolish not to think about a future Olympics without Bob Costas

02.17.14 4 years ago

NBC: We’d be foolish not to think about a future Olympics without Bob Costas
“We said after Sochi we would start to think about what life after Bob might be,” says NBC Sports chairman Mark Lazarus, “whether post-Rio, post-Pyeongchang, post-Tokyo, whenever he does not want to do it anymore. It is a big time commitment for a host. It is tons of research, tons of preparation and a ton of time away from your family. Certainly, we would be foolish not to be thinking about what a succession might look like. That is part of my job.” PLUS: NBC Olympics boss defends the Bode Miller interview, the New Yorker’s David Remnick talks about his unique role, and Costas describes his 6 days off the air.

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