NFL Photo Shoot:Behind the Scenes

Ever need a good ego check? Sign on to do a photo shoot as a "model" for an ad campaign where you'll find yourself face to face (well, more like face to collarbone since they were all 5 inches taller than me) with actual models. Yeah, that'll kick you down a notch or two. Still, even with the cold hard dose of reality that I'm no Gisele, I had so much fun taking part in the shoot for the online component of the NFL's Fit For You Campaign. As promised, I want to give you a look at some of the behind the scenes action from my weekend in New York plus a sneak peak at some of the looks still to come on nfl.com/women. Also, I'd like you to meet the two fabulous designers behind a line of … [Read more...]

The NFL Knows the Way Back to This Female Fan’s Heart: Fashion

With all this uncertainty over whether the NFL owners and players will get their crap together in time for the season, I've found myself about as frustrated as Lebron James' mama waiting on the valet. I mean, how silly would it be of me to start obsessing about the draft or Super Bowl picks in the midst of a lockout? And since I've decided to side with the "poorer" of the opponents in this ongoing battle, my beloved players, I've had no choice but to direct all my fury in the direction of the owners and the league. Until, that is, I paid a recent visit to the NFL Shop. Um, ladies...have you been there lately? If not, let me just tell you we've come a long way since Easter egg colored … [Read more...]