Fans might have noticed Saturday morning the absence of Desmond Howard on College GameDay. But what better excuse to not be on set than having your number retired? During its rivalry game with Ohio State, Michigan officially retired Howard's No. 21 along with the re-retirement of five other Wolverine legends' numbers.
Desmond Howard is featured in a series of national television commercials by At&T titled "Strongest of the Strong" starring college football and pro football legends, including Jerry Rice, Herschel Walker, Bo Jackson, and Emmitt Smith. Watch Video.
Home Depot has been a sponsor of College Gameday for many years and often featured the cast in commercials. Here you can view Desmond and the cast of ESPN's "College Gameday" shown getting ready to preview the football games, while people work on do-it-yourself projects at their homes. Watch Commercial.
Coca-Cola Zero has sponsored College Gameday for several years and features the cast - Desmond, Reece, Lee and Kirk in this commercial. Watch Commercial.