The 2021 ESPYS

ABC | 8:00 pm

Hosted by Marvel action star Anthony Mackie, the awards ceremony known as the Oscars of major athletic talent returns to a full-blown event from the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the 2020 ESPY Awards into an abbreviated format that recognized outstanding public service by sports figures. Among this year's field of nominees, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady figures in the categories of Best Athlete – Men's Sports and Best NFL Player, his fourth and 10th nomination in those respective categories.