Woodson has joined ESPN as studio analyst and will be part of Sunday NFL Countdown and Monday Night Countdown.
ESPN’s Seth Markman and Woodson offered statements in a press release.
“Charles is one of the most accomplished players of his era and he is held in such high regard by players, coaches and fans for the way he played the game and led his teams; he will be a tremendous addition to ESPN and to our Sunday and Monday Countdown teams,” said Seth Markman, ESPN’s senior coordinating producer, NFL studio shows.
Woodson announced his retirement with two games remaining during the Raiders 2015 regular season and concluded his career with an appearance in the 2016 Pro Bowl at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu. He also earned the Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award during NFL Honors the night before Super Bowl 50.
He will receive his second consecutive Commitment to Excellence Award at the annual presentation dinner in March.