Melissa Jacobs

The N’Keal Harry Story: Top WR Prospect Fulfilling Destiny

N’Keal Harry, the electrifying wideout from Arizona State, will be waiting for his name to be called during the 2019 NFL Draft with a robust contingent of family and friends. His grandmother, sister, some cousins, aunts, his girlfriend and his mother wi...

Russell Wilson announces new deal with Seahawks from bed

Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks imposed an April 15th deadline to strike a new deal.  As the minutes inched closer to midnight on April 14th, the two sides agree to a contract extension that will make Wilson the NFL's highest paid player. Need pr...

Casting the NFL as Game of Thrones Characters

Sometimes a television show is so captivating and deep that the characters and their complex storylines seep into your soul. Since Scandal and Ugly Betty have long expired, my brain cells have been on overdrive watching a little known sh...

Stay Classy, Antonio Brown

Antonio Brown's strange offseason continued this weekend when he responded to a Twitter troll by one-upping the trolling. Emotion: boy fumbled the whole post season in the biggest ...

Kelly Stafford, Matthew’s wife, to have brain surgery

Kelly Stafford's 150,000 Instagram followers are used to posts spotlighting  a young, vivacious mother of three and happy NFL wife who seemingly has it all. Stafford shared a different side Wednesday morning when she announced that doctors discovered a b...

TFG Pod: Meet the Woman Turning NFL Players Vegan

The Football Girl Podcast is proudly hosted by Melissa Jacobs. Support us by subscribing and leaving a good rating and review on . Listen to the TFG on the podcast service of your choice including: ||| ...

Bruce Arians hires two female coaches in Tampa

At last month's NFL Scouting Combine, Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians told TFG that he Arians feels the pool is deep enough and the only way to truly effect change to make the position permanent. Arians is a man of word. Appearing on Fox Sports 910 ...

I’m Sorry Raiders, You Had a Plan All Along

Sometimes one team's smart plan can be punctuated by juxtaposing it to another team's bad one, or lack of one. The Giants signing Odell Beckham Jr. to a five-year extension and a lot of guaranteed money just nine months before trading him to Cleveland is ...

Antonio Brown traded to Oakland

UPDATE: Turns out all of the reports of Brown to Buffalo were dated. While the Bills showed minor interest nothing materialized. The Raiders were able to secure Brown's services for a third and fifth rounder.   The guessing game that is Antonio...