NBC's Meet the Press will be seeing a change-of-guard soon,
Moderator David Gregory tweeting this afternoon he is leaving NBC.
"Meet the Press" has fallen to third place since he took over following the death of Tim Russert in 2008.
Chuck Todd is expected to take over.
(Photo: Alex Wong / 2008 Getty Images)
I leave NBC as I came - humbled and grateful. I love journalism and serving as moderator of MTP was the highest honor there is . (1 of 2)— David Gregory (@davidgregory) August 14, 2014
(2 of 2) I have great respect for my colleagues at NBC News and wish them all well. To the viewers, I say thank you.— David Gregory (@davidgregory) August 14, 2014