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The Football Girl Podcast: #MeToo Finally Hits the Sports World

From the The Football Girl Podcast, hosted by Melissa Jacobs.  to get each episode in your feed the second we press publish! We’ve made it three episodes and our latest may be the most important one yet. Earlier this week, a former NFL Network wardrobe stylist filed a disturbing and detailed complaint alleging sexual ha...

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10 Questions with Steelers WR JuJu Smith-Schuster

The origin of JuJu Smith-Schuster’s name is almost as fascinating as his spectacular rookie season. "My actual name is John, so it went from John to JoJo, then kinda went from Choo Choo as a train, and then JuJu stuck, and since then, it's been my name my whole life,". "Coaches, friends, teammates and teachers call me JuJu." Not only that but Ju...

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NFL Afterlife: Former NFL QB Jim Everett Relishes Role as a Rams Legend

IRVINE, CA. -- It’s always sunny in Southern California and the late August day Sammy Watkins showed up for his first practice as an L.A. Ram was no different. The compact training camp digs at U.C. Irvine, while hardly state-of-the-art, provides a sense of community. Fans gather for autographs. Watkins and other players sign and subsequently high ste...

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Rising ESPN NFL Reporter Dianna Russini Predicts the 2017 Season

Dianna Russini’s journalism career has taken her to many fascinating outlets —ABC with Diane Sawyer, Comcast Sports in Seattle and NBC in D.C. But it was in the nation’s capital where her name truly started to rise. Russini’s Redskins reporting was dogged and well respected. In addition, she often that transcended her market, a rarity for lo...

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FFG: ESPN’s Beth Mowins

The Featured Football Girl series profiles fascinating women who are in some way under the NFL's umbrella.  Beth Mowins set her career goal at a very young age. Raised in Syracuse, New York in the 1970’s. she was enthralled with all sports, including the NFL. Though she lacked allegiance to a particular NFL ...

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