Fans Express Concern Over Michael Strahan’s Absence From GMA & Other Shows

November 12, 2023
Good Morning America Michael Strahan

The TV personality has been absent from his work on FOX NFL Sunday &  “The $100,000 Pyramid.”

Former NFL star and Good Morning America (GMA) co-anchor Michael Strahan has fans concerned because he has been absent from the morning show, as well as from his position as an analyst for Fox NFL Sunday. His last appearance on GMA was on Oct. 26.

In addition, the former New York Giants star hasn’t been on Instagram since October 25.

Fans on social media began expressing concern for Strahan after noticing he had been absent from all of his gigs.

“Michael Strahan will not be with us this week as he is dealing with some personal family matters,” an ABC spokesperson told PEOPLE in a statement. “We appreciate everyone’s thoughts and concerns.”

The statement continued, “Michael is a huge presence at ‘GMA’ and his absence is definitely felt. He’s universally adored. Everyone wishes him the best as he deals with personal family matters. The hope is for him to get back to work soon.”

For Fox NFL Sunday, Curt Menefee, a Fox Sports commentator, informed viewers about why his colleague was absent from the show. He too stated that Strahan was “dealing with a personal family matter,” on Sunday’s show. Strahan joined the Fox family in 2008.