Michael Strahan to cohost with Kelly Ripa?

Kelly Ripa has found a new cohost in Michael Strahan, formerly of the New York Giants. Ray Tamarra/Getty Images

Former New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan will be joining "Live! with Kelly" starting in September, several media sites are reporting. Cohost Kelly Ripa auditioned 59 celebrities to replace Regis Philbin last fall with front-runners being Strahan, Seth Meyers, Jerry O'Connell and Nick Lachey.