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Helmets and Heels interviews the NFL’s first female coach Jen Welter and we debate Erin Andrews case

What’s life like for the first female coach in the NFL? Jen Welter joins the ladies to talk about what she learned from her with the Arizona Cardinals, what she has planned next and how coaching men is different from coaching women. Was Erin Andrews given a fair settlement? Along with Jen Welter and our usual Studs and Duds, we get into the ruling on the Erin Andrews case. You might have heard about the incident years back where a serial stalker discovered the hotel location of where then-ESPN reporter Erin Andrews was staying. Not only was this stalker...

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Barbie just made the biggest change since 1957

In somewhat shocking news, Mattel announced Thursday in a special Time Magazine feature of Barbie’s new body shape with three versions of the doll. Barbie has been a symbol of idealistic beauty for decades so it’s refreshing to hear a company give honest and open answers about such a significant change. But it’s also a huge risk the company is only now willing to take. Because people hate change, check out the first reply after the announcement: That reply is one of many hating the decision to add diversity to a lineup that hasn’t changed much over the years....

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8 Reasons why I’m an unapologetic sports-loving woman

Years ago when ESPN first aired “Let Them Wear Towels,” we’ve become more aware of the day-to-day struggle women writing about sports have faced. But decades after women were first allowed in the locker rooms, we still face challenges that require us to continue to put our nose to the grind. Here’s Heather’s story on her journey to becoming an unapologetic sports-loving woman… An eight-year-old inspired me. She recognized me as the true sports nerd I am, even after very little interaction. This young girl spoke to me so passionately about all the sports she loves: football, soccer, softball…....

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Amara Baptist talks female fans and FOX Sports social media coverage in new ‘Watch Me Work’

FOX Sports’ Amara Baptist chats with GuysGirl in our new series, “Watch Me Work,” focusing on women in sports and fans of the game. Sports have always been considered a brotherhood, but the bond between women who consume sports is arguably stronger. We’re quicker to defend another woman because we’ve experienced their struggle for representation. And with every sports debate “proving our fan worthiness” we’ve made the road to respectability a little smoother for those who come after us. Next up in our “Watch Me Work” series is the Social Associate Producer at FOX Sports, Amara Baptist, who has...

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Watch this little girl go crazy after Panthers RB gives her a game ball

Carolina Panthers RB Jonathan Stewart handed a game ball off to a little girl after scoring a touchdown and she is at peak-excitement levels. The Carolina Panthers opened up the first half of the divisional round playoffs by putting up 31-points against the Seattle Seahawks. But keeping true to the regular season tradition started by Panthers QB Cam Newton, RB Jonathan Stewart scored a touchdown and handed a game ball souvenir to the closest kid he could find. And it turned out to be this little girl: Besides my heart filled with pride at a little girl sitting front...

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