Building on his new partnership with ESPN for the 2019/20 NFL season, Nat Coombs is helping fly the flag for Britball on one of the biggest sports platforms in the game, as his latest column for ESPN takes a closer look at Britball’s own Phoebe Schecter – who featured on one of the British Sports Journalist’s most recent podcasts.
Coombs’ article takes a look at what it takes to be a coach at the very pinnacle of the sport, and how Birmingham and GB Lions standout, Schecter, is leading the charge for women in the NFL.
“It’s always been a man’s world, the NFL, but perhaps not for much longer. At least not exclusively.
Phoebe Schecter is one of a handful of trailblazing women who has earned a spot on the coaching staff of an NFL team — the Buffalo Bills — having recently completed a two-year placement as one of Sean McDermott’s crew.”
Go check out the full article over on ESPN.co.uk