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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

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GPB Sports National Signing Day 2016 Recap: Georgia Tech

What would Paul Johnson do after a long year on the Flats...??? Georgia Tech has a specific skill set for its athletes and the recruiting is only a part of the equation... It's a special...

February 3, 2016 - 6:44pm
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Full List of National Signing Day Commits

National Signing Day was a big one in the state of Georgia. Let’s re-cap the day’s events: *note: This is as of February 3, 2016 GEORGIA STATE PANTHERS Clifford Amazan DL 6-2, 315...

February 3, 2016 - 6:26pm
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GPB Sports National Signing Day 2016 Recap: The SEC

The toughest conference in the country always takes its share of Georgia high school football players... The SEC is the most competitive conference and the biggest task for UGA football is keeping...

February 3, 2016 - 6:25pm
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And We're Off!

It’s just barely morning here in Atlanta and the world of high school and college football is suddenly alive again (sorry Super Bowl 50, today is our day). As we get ready for a big day of...

February 3, 2016 - 9:16am
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Quarterback Crazy

Quarterback Crazy Quarterbacks have been the story for a lot of teams this year, at every level. Like… hello, UGA. Good job on Jacob Eason. Even in the pros… i.e. Denver’s Brock Osweiler who...

December 16, 2015 - 4:48pm