Carrie Underwood, NFL Players Are Coming to a Theater Near You with ‘Waiting All Day for Sunday Night’

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By Annie Reuter

Sunday Night Football may be months away, but football fans will soon get a sneak peak at Carrie Underwood‘s version of the sport’s theme song in 19,000 movie theaters across the U.S.

According to Rolling StoneSunday Night Footballcoordinating producer Fred Gaudelli said that Underwood and a dozen NFL players met in L.A. to shoot their rendition of “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night.”

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“There’s a two-and-a-half-minute trailer that’s going to debut in 19,000 movie theaters across America starting July 25,” Gaudelli said.

In addition to the two-minute clip shown in theaters, Underwood will also star in the opening for Super Bowl XLIX.

“Waiting All Day for Sunday Night” is a reworking of Joan Jett‘s “I Hate Myself for Loving You” and has been performed previously by Faith Hill and P!nk.

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