NFL Network female reporters are Bridget Condon, Jane Salter, Sara Walsh, Sherree Burruss and Stacey Dales. Burruss recently joined in February 2023.
The NFL Network has been home to many talented female sportscasters who have significantly impacted the sports media industry.
Besides, these women bring a unique perspective to the network and have distinguished themselves through their knowledge, expertise, and exceptional reporting skills. These talented female NFL Network reporters and anchors include Jane Slater, Sara Walsh, and Sherree Burruss.
They have all worked in various capacities within the industry, covering NFL games and providing content for different shows on the network. With their rare talents and dedication to their craft, these women continue to be role models for aspiring female sports journalists.
NFL Network Female Anchors are:
- Colleen Wolfe
- Jamie Erdahl
- Kimmi Chex
- Melissa Stark
- MJ Acosta-Ruiz
- Ari Wolfe
Bridget Condon became a member of NFL Media and took on a multi-platform role in October 2021. She is a native of Inglewood, California.
Her responsibilities include providing on-air news updates, filing reports, and contributing to various properties. She constantly contributes to NFL Network, the NFL app and NFL.com.
Before joining the network, Condon spent four years as an on-air sports correspondent at WTVD-TV in Durham, North Carolina, covering both professional and local sports.
Her LinkedIn page indicates that she also worked as a studio production intern at Time Warner Cable, served as a marketing director at the Society of Professional Journalists, and worked as a sportscaster for MadiZone HD Sportsnet.
Bridget began her career at WCAV-TV in Charlottesville, Virginia, where she spent two years before joining the WTVD television station.
She calibrated from James Madison University in 2015 with a dual major in Design and Media Arts, with a concentration in Journalism and Spanish. In 2019, she received a graduate degree in Digital Communication from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill.
In addition to her academic and professional attainment, Condon was an accomplished athlete during her high school years at Holliston.
She served as the captain of the varsity field hockey team, track team, and varsity lacrosse crew and was a part of the community service society.
Jane Slater has been a reporter for NFL Network since August 2016. She appears on several NFL Media properties such as NFL Now, NFL Total Acess, and NFL GameDay Morning.
Before her tenure with the National Football League Network, Slater was associated with the Longhorn Network, a role she held at ESPN.
Her professional career in journalism began in radio, where she worked for several Dallas-based stations, including KTVT CBA 11, KRLD News Radio, WFAA ch. 8, and 105.3 The Fan.
Slater graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2004, majoring in journalism and government. She has more than 106k followers on Instagram, where she showcases her professional highlights, mostly covering NFL games, particularly those of the Dallas Cowboys.
Sara Walsh has been providing on-air reports across programs such as NFL Now, NFL GameDay Morning, and NFL Total Access since 2020.
Besides, she is also an NFL sideline reporter for FOX Sports, where she works alongside play-by-play announcer Dick Stockton and analyst Brady Quinn and contributes to the network's college football and soccer coverage.
Being a four-time Emmy winner, Walsh has also served as a SportsCenter anchor and held hosting duties for ESPN from 2010 to 2017.
She is the first female to host a Sunday network fantasy football show, Fantasy Football Now, and she also hosted NFL Live, NFL Insiders, and various NFL Draft specials.
Before her stint at ESPN, Walsh served as the weekend sports anchor at WUSA-TV, the CBS affiliate in Washington DC, where she covered the Washington Football Team.
She started her hurtle as a sports journalist for WKRN-TV in Nashville, where she co-hosted Monday Night Live with the Tennessee Titans head coach Jeff Fisher and earned four regional Emmy Awards in three years.
Walsh graduated from the University of North Florida in 1999 with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications. She lives in Nashville with her husband, Matt Buschmann, and their twins, Hutton and Brees.
Sherree Burruss became an on-air reporter for NFL Media in February 2023. She produces content across platforms such as NFL Network.
She covers stories across the league and provides news and reports on shows annually. Burruss debuted on the network on February 22, appearing live on NFL Now.
She reported from New Orleans, previewing the second annual HBCU Legacy Bowl, scheduled on February 25 at 4:00 PM ET.
During the game, Burruss served as the sideline correspondent and worked alongside esteemed play-by-play announcer Steve Wyche and analysts Charles Davis and Bucky Brooks.
Before joining the NFL Network, Sherree worked as a lead sideline correspondent for CBS Sports Network and an anchor for CBS Sports HQ, where she primarily covered college basketball and college football.
She also worked at NBC 4 in the Washington D.C. area covering professional and collegiate sports in and around the nation's capital.
In addition to her impressive resume, Burruss worked as a sports anchor at WGCL/CBS46 and ABC17, and morning newscaster at KMIZ-TV.
Burruss earned her bachelor's degree in reporting and strategic communications from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is currently based in Washington, D.C., with her husband and one-year-old daughter.
Stacey Dales has been an integral part of the network since joining in the fall of 2009. Dales files report on NFL Now, NFL Total Access, and NFL GameDay Morning.
She was previously a seven-year commentator and newscaster for ESPN and ABC. She covered various sports, including NCAA football, men's and women's basketball, and the NBA.
Moreover, Stacey contributed columns and wrote NCAA women's basketball features for ESPN. From 2003 to 2009, she assisted as an NCAA women's basketball analyst for CBS Westwood One radio and the Sooner Sports Network.
Dales is also an exceptional athlete as a two-time Kodak First-Team All-American and a four-year letter winner at the University of Oklahoma. She is the first player in Oklahoma women's basketball history to achieve 1,700 points, 600 rebounds, and 700 assists.
Furthermore, Dales was selected third overall by the Washington Mystics in the 2002 WNBA draft, where she played for seven seasons.
Dales earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the University of Oklahoma. She is also heavily involved in numerous community outreach programs, such as Habitat for Humanity, the Humane Society of the U.S., and the Laura Bush Foundation for America's Libraries.
Kayla Burton became one of the NFL sideline reporters females since joining on October 4, 2021. She primarily contributes to Fantasy Football.
Previously, Burton had various roles with Western Mass News in Springfield including sports/news correspondent and content producer.
Moreover, Burton co-hosted the New England Patriots' official pregame show and spent two years as the color commentator for broadcasts of the Yale men's and women's basketball teams.
Burton is a Lehigh University graduate, earning a degree in Journalism and a minor in Africana Studies, and was a part of the women's basketball team.
Additionally, she obtained a master's degree in Sports Communications focusing on Broadcast and Journalism from Syracuse University's Newhouse School in 2019.
Taylor Bisciotti has been working as one of the NFL Network female hosts since July 2016. She graduated from the University of Georgia.
Bisciotti began her career by serving as the sideline correspondent for the SEC Network and ESPN. Later, she became a Host for Sporting News.
Thanks to her remarkable qualities, Taylor became a rare female leader in sports and the youngest on-air talent ever hired by the NFL Network.
Her success on screen has fueled her ambition to debunk the notion that females, fashion, and football are incompatible and break down the stigma of male-dominated sports.
Over the past few periods, there has been a notable trend of female reporters leaving the NFL Network, with Kim Jones being one of them.
Kim decided to part ways with the network after working there for a decade. She is currently affiliated with Long Island's Newsday covering the New York Giants.