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Regis Philbin's retirement is about to end. The former host of "Live! With Regis and Kelly" is reportedly set to host a sports-panel show on Fox Sports 1 this summer.

While an official announcement of the potential show -- and the network that will host it -- is not expected before Tuesday (March 5) afternoon, Philbin himself let the cat out of the bag when appearing on Monday's (March 4) episode of "The View." When Barbara Walters asked Reeg about his upcoming projects, Philbin replied, "Yes, I think I will be doing another show."

What show might that be? "Fox is starting a sports channel. Everybody is starting a sports channel now... Regis is going to have a show on that."

Fox Sports 1, probably the channel Philbin referred to, is expected to replace Speed (owned by Fox) as a sports-oriented cable channel. Assuming Regis Philbin does appear on a sports show starting this summer, »

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