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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

Sabrina Seibel Is Breaking All The Rules In Football

Wearing number 81, donning a ponytail and a French manicure, she waves back to me from the huddle as we arrive at the football field at Dacula High School.It’s a sight you don’t see every...

Evander & Elijah Holyfield Interview w/ Jackie Brittain

Last week, The Woodward Academy War Eagles welcomed Elijah Holyfield back to the field (that’s a lot of fields in one sentence).He missed five weeks due to a foot injury and made his return in...

Get Ready... It's Gameday!

Game Info-When: Friday, October 23, 2015Time: 7:30 Kickoff -- on GPB TV at 7:00 for All Access Pass Pre-Game ShowWhat: Sandy Creek Fighting Patriots @ Woodward Academy War EaglesHead Coaches: Chip...

One On One With Elijah Holyfield

This week as Woodward Academy gets ready to host the Sandy Creek Patriots, I sat down with Elijah Holyfield and his father, Evander Holyfield. Elijah has missed the last five games due to a foot...

The Wait Is Over

The 7-0 Packers are way over their 2014 State Championship title. There’s no more time for celebrating. It’s just how they operate.They view it as a sense of accomplishment, but not...


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