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Jackie Brittain

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Jackie Brittain joins the GPB Sports crew after spending three years covering the New England Patriots. She spent the last three seasons with Kraft Sports Productions as their team reporter for the web and appearing on Patriots All Access, WBZ-TV Channel 4. She would also guest-host on Totally Patriots airing on myTV38.

After three seasons in the Northeast, Jackie returned to her home state of Georgia as the Co-Host and Anchor alongside Mark Harmon for Football Fridays in Georgia. She was previously with GPB briefly as the Social Media Correspondent in 2011. With southern roots here in Atlanta, Jackie’s career started as a journalism student at Georgia State University where she earned her bachelor’s degree. During her time as a college student, she hosted interviews and sports headlines on the web at She’s covered a range of football games starting with Georgia State’s inaugural season, to Super Bowl XLIX in Arizona.

She is from McDonough, GA and graduated from Eagle’s Landing High School in 2007.

Recent Blog Posts

GPB Sports Blog

Catching Up With Chase Parrish

While I’ve got quarterbacks on the brain because of our “Year of the Quarterbacks” series, I wanted to take a detour and elaborate more on a conversation I had with Chase Parrish,...

May 2, 2016 - 4:12pm
GPB Sports Blog

Year Of The Quarterbacks: Jay Saunders

Here at GPB Sports, we love football SO much. We’re kinda nerdy about it, actually.We’re starting a series called “year of the quarterbacks,” where we will profile some of the...

April 28, 2016 - 12:36pm
GPB Sports Blog

SERVE IT UP: Acing With Emma

I love the subject of tennis. I remember making the tennis team my sophomore year of high school. I thought it was such a big deal. To me, at that age, it actually was a big deal. And I would come to...

April 18, 2016 - 4:53pm
GPB Sports Blog

State Of The Team- Glynn Academy

Nobody in Brunswick is wasting time feeling sorry for themselves.  It seems like it was just yesterday that the Glynn Academy Red Terrors were inside the Georgia Dome competing for a state...

April 12, 2016 - 11:33am
GPB Sports Blog

Packers Put A Ring(s) On It

For the Colquitt County Packer football team, there will not be one ring ceremony...There will be two.The Packers are the state champions for the second straight year, reaching an incredible feat of...

April 1, 2016 - 4:47pm