Looks like they're going to try and shoot for Friends territory here!
Not that we blame them…especially after last season's ratings!
That's right, How I Met Your Mother will be back for its eighth season come fall, but after the long-running sitcom had a surprising boost in viewership during last season - 8.5 million, to be exact - execs at CBS and 20th Century Fox have reportedly started tentative negotiations to renew it for a NINTH year!
But will the talent want to stick around past the 2012-2013 season?
Jason Segel has already stated