Jesse Palmer has signed a contract extension with Disney that will expand his role at ABC and ESPN. Through this contract extension, Palmer will cover college football through the 2021-2022season. In addition, he will host the upcoming season of The Bachelor.
“For more than 20 years, The Bachelor has brought the world dozens of unforgettable love stories, including at one time, my own,” Palmer said in a statement.
“Falling in love is one of life’s greatest gifts, and I am humbled by the opportunity to return to the show as host this season to offer the newest Bachelor advice gained from firsthand experience and I am grateful to play a small part in his journey.”
Palmer joined ESPN in 2007 and has covered college football and the NFL Draft. He has also had a recurring role on Good Morning America.
— The Bachelor (@BachelorABC) September 28, 2021