Ann Curry: an exit worthy of a trouper


Ann Curry signed off NBC's 'Today' show for the final time on Thursday. Fans who watched the show at 30 Rockefeller Plaza react to the news.

"For all of you who saw me as a ground breaker, I am sorry I could not carry the ball across the finish line. But man, I did try.”Those were part of Ann Curry's last words to the loyal viewers of the TODAY show earlier this week.

The president of NBC News had some blunt words about Ann Curry's tenure on "Today" in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter published late Friday night. Curry's troubled year-long tenure as co-host of the morning

Ann Curry confirmed early on Thursday morning that she is leaving the "Today" show after little more than a year as co-host. Speaking to USA Today, Curry said that she would announce to viewers on Thursday's program that

"For all of you who saw me as a ground breaker, I am sorry I could not carry the ball across the finish line. But man, I did try.”Those were part of Ann Curry's last words to the loyal viewers of the TODAY show earlier this week.