Phil Simms headed to CBS studio spot on 'NFL Today'

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Football legend Phil Simms visits the Chase VIP lounge to talk football, answer questions and sign autographs for United MileagePlus cardholders in celebration of "Big Game Week" on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, in New York. Now through February 2, cardholders can enjoy complementary amenities and exclusive events with celebrity chefs and football legends at the VIP Lounge at Guy's American Kitchen and Bar. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision for Chase/AP Images). — Evan Agostini

NEW YORK – Phil Simms is heading to the studio as part of the CBS program "NFL Today."

Simms, recently replaced in the broadcast booth by Tony Romo when the Cowboys quarterback retired from playing, has experience working in a studio setting with Showtime's "Inside the NFL."

The longtime lead analyst for NFL games on CBS, Simms also was part of two Super Bowl champion teams as a New York Giants quarterback.

Simms joins Boomer Esiason, Bill Cowher, Bart Scott and James Brown as part of the program.