Archive for the ‘The NFL Chick’ Category

For The Ladies: The NFL Chick Talks Up Her Football 101 Video Project

The NFL season is still months away, but for one of our very own, it’s never too far from her thoughts. Since 2008, Syreeta Hubbard, aka Reeta, aka The NFL Chick, has provided her thoughts on the game, the league and, of course, her hometown Baltimore Ravens with her own clever spin. She’s...
May 1st, 2014 | A Sports Scribe, Football, The NFL Chick | Read More

An Interview With Colin Cowherd About His Latest Project, ‘Colin’s New Football Show’

A couple of weeks ago, I attended ESPN’s Media Day in Bristol, CT, to tour the facility and to meet the personnel and anchors of the “mothership”. To my surprise, I was asked if I wanted to come in a few minutes early for a Q&A session with Colin Cowherd, the controversial yet...
September 5th, 2013 | Football, The NFL Chick | Read More

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly: The 2013 Florida Gators

It’s the MOST. WONDERFUL. TIIIIIIIIMMME of the year! College football season is underway, and I’m pulling out the orange and blue as I chomp clap for my Florida Gators! Last season was a great yet unexpected ride, but will the Gators recapture the magic that they had in 2012 (minus that awful Sugar...
August 28th, 2013 | Columns, Football, Sports, The NFL Chick | Read More

The Wish List: ESPN Films Presents The “Nine for IX DVD Gift Set” – In Stores October 15

As a woman who indulges in sports heavily, I’m extremely grateful for ESPN doing the Nine for IX series. It puts women in sports on a platform that no other network has taken the chance on. Far too many times, we as women are told we aren’t, “in our place” when we express our...
August 26th, 2013 | Et cetera, Films and Docs, The NFL Chick | Read More

Mike Greenberg, Dwyane Wade And The Clothes That Make Men

NBA Fashion Fever moved to the media world? No bueno! By now we’ve all seen Dwyane Wade’s notorious “European style” suits he’s been wearing to the arenas (which, by the way,  is still NOT cool by us Americans), but now it’s become infectious. Mike and Mike’s Mike Greenberg said...
May 17th, 2013 | Basketball, The NFL Chick | Read More

VIDEO: The NFL Chick Makes Her Week 3 Picks While Almost Making Out With Philip Rivers

The NFL Chick and her egregiously large hoop earrings continue their video blog series on The Sports Fan Journal as she makes her “Fab Four” picks for week three. She also touches base on four key matchups for the weekend, along with some fantasy football prognostication on which players...
September 22nd, 2012 | Football, The NFL Chick | Read More

VIDEO: The NFL Chick’s Picks For Week 2

Week 2 is underway and the NFL looks like it picked up where it left off. The Packers defeated the Bears last night, as the Bears offensive line still have issues and Jay Cutler still throws with his back foot. This upcoming weekend if filled with good matchups. This season, I’ve decided to do...
September 14th, 2012 | Football, The NFL Chick | Read More

VIDEO: The NFL Chick’s 2012 NFL Predictions

September means the end of summer, back to school and the beginning of NFL season. Every year, NFL experts and analysts like to give their predictions on how teams will fare for the upcoming season. It’s only right that I chime in and do the same since, in my mind, I’m an expert anyway (more...
September 5th, 2012 | Football, The NFL Chick | Read More

The 4 Things To Watch While Waiting For Football Season

With the Miami Heat’s NBA Finals championship only lasting five games, folks are wondering, “What the hell do we do now?” while waiting for the NFL season to begin. But there’s no need to be discouraged, because there are other things to watch to keep yourself occupied while you await the...
June 26th, 2012 | Baseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Lists, Oympics, Soccer, The NFL Chick, Wrestling | Read More

Shocking The World At The 2012 NFL Draft In New York City

The 2012 NFL Draft has come and gone, but not before I documented my journey as I took part in last week’s big events in New York City. Being an NFL fan is easy and fun, but being an NFL blogger means event after event after event. I wouldn’t trade it for the world, so to give folks insight...
April 30th, 2012 | Football, Shock The World, The NFL Chick | Read More

TSFJ Presents: ‘The NFL Draft Diaries’ With Ravens WR Torrey Smith

For our final installment of the NFL Draft Diaries, I decided to interview an up-and-coming star with fresh memories on his draft day experience. WR Torrey Smith went through his process just barely one year ago, waiting to become one of the next big playmakers for the Baltimore Ravens. Smith’s...
April 25th, 2012 | Football, The NFL Chick | Read More

TSFJ Presents: ‘The NFL Draft Diaries’ With Texans OL Wade Smith

For part two of our NFL Draft Diaries, I decided to speak with a seasoned NFL veteran who’s still playing in the league. Texans OL Wade Smith was more than willing to share his draft-day experience. Drafted by the Dolphins in the 3rd round of the 2003 draft, Smith made stops with the Jets and...
April 20th, 2012 | Football, The NFL Chick | Read More

TSFJ Presents: ‘The NFL Draft Diaries’ with Bucs’ DE, Steve White

With the NFL Draft right around the corner, I wanted to get a closer look at what goes through players’ minds as they prepare for the draft process. How they handle the preparation and anxiety leading up to the big day has always been something to wonder about. So we at TSFJ decided to do a series...
April 18th, 2012 | Football, The NFL Chick | Read More

The Five Things I Learned From The Nike Elite 51 NFL Uniform Launch

This week, I attended Nike’s NFL Uniform Launch, showcasing the changes (or lack thereof, depending on your standpoint) that were made to the jerseys now that they’re the new supplier. As with any experience I have had, I also learned a few things during this exciting event. Here are five...
April 5th, 2012 | Football, Kicks & Gear, The NFL Chick | Read More

NFL’s Perception Vs. Reality In “Bounty Gate”

*Disclaimer – My opinion is not a popular one and does not reflect the views of the rest of the writers at TSFJ* If you haven’t heard by now, the NFL passed down major disciplinary actions among those involved in “BountyGate”. Saints head coach Sean Payton received a one-year suspension...
March 22nd, 2012 | Football, The NFL Chick | Read More

Combine Confession​s with Jets Safety Gerald Alexander

*Ed’s Note: The NFL Scouting Combine began on Wednesday, February 22nd and it marks the beginning of a journey for many college football players across the journey. Their matriculation from amateurism to becoming professional athletes is a long and arduous process, but one that can end with a...
February 23rd, 2012 | Football, The NFL Chick | Read More

Reeta’s Open Letter To Joe Flacco

Dear Joe “Cool” Flacco, Let me start by saying I’m one of your biggest supporters. When the Ravens drafted you with the 18th overall pick in 2008, I was elated. I felt like Baltimore finally had the general they needed to fit their style of play. And for a while, you proved me right....
January 19th, 2012 | Football, The NFL Chick | Read More

The “Us vs. Them” Theory: Why It’s Okay To Use It

Ever have a conversation about your favorite [insert sport here] team with someone and the conversation starts to get pretty intense? In the middle of your heated debate, you found yourself pulling away from the words, “they” and start to use the term, ‘us,” like you’re...
December 8th, 2011 | Football, The NFL Chick | Read More

Move Over, Mike McCarthy: John Fox Is My Coach Of The Year

In the past few weeks that Broncos QB Tim Tebow has taken the NFL by storm, not much attention has been paid to the mastermind behind success of Tebow and the Denver Broncos. Some will say putting Tebow in as the starter has been the resurgence that Denver needed, while others would argue that the Broncos...
December 6th, 2011 | Football, The NFL Chick | Read More

Let Me Live: Women Who Love Their Football

I’m a woman. I love shopping, purses and martinis. It’s a part of my feminine DNA. I’m also a rabid football fan and a Ravens season ticket holder, and I’m damn proud of it. Rabid may an understatement. I live, eat, sleep and breathe football. There’s nothing in the world...
November 10th, 2011 | Columns, Football, The NFL Chick | Read More