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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

Remember September

“Football Fridays in Georgia” is off this week as you may know. However, we will be back on Friday, September 11th at Etowah High School when the Eagles host the Walton Raiders. There...

Five Things To Know On Game Day

In honor of starting our fifth season, here are five things to look for in this week’s matchup: Lowndes @ Roswell…1. VIKINGS: New Coaches​​For Lowndes, you’ll see a lot of new...

Hey, Football. We're Ready for Ya!

Hi!I’m Jackie. I’m new here. Well, sort of… I had a stint here at GPB in 2011 doing social media for “Football Fridays in Georgia.” I’ve spent the last three...

One-On-One With Tucker's Bryan Lamar

This week we had a chance to go one on one with Tucker Head Coach Bryan Lamar. As football season gears up we check in and learn the state of his team at this point of the season, and talk a little...

Behind the Scenes at Football Fridays!

Hey guys! Think you know what it’s like to be a part of a live show? Well maybe… but maybe not. Last Friday when we were at North Gwinnett High School, I carried around my handy, dandy flip camera to...


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