TFG Podcast: Rammin’ Into the Season

The Football Girl Podcast is a weekly podcast that explores all corners of the NFL from the most fascinating on field developments to societal implications. Hosted by Melissa Jacobs, the TFG Podcast aims to spotlight the many smart, prominent female voices within the NFL and sometimes beyond. Please consider leaving a good rating and/or review.

This week Melissa opens the show with the five NFL storylines she finds most intriguing headed into the 2020 season. Her storylines only illustrate these strange times.

Then Jourdan Rodrigue of The Athletic joins (12:33) to break down the Los Angeles Rams’ chances in a stacked division and also details what it’s like covering an NFL team during Covid-19.

Jourdan explains:

  • How the Rams’ RBBC is beneficial (to the team, not fantasy owners)
  • Why Jared Goff can take the next step forward
  • How new defensive coordinator Brandon Staley is making an impact
  • Why Sean McVay waking up at 4:58 AM is super late for him
  • How to produce a complex feature story with limited access
  • The differences between COVID protocols for players and media