TLDR SHOW INFO
Between the NFL’s first female coach Jen Welter, ESPN’s Sara Walsh, Linda Cohn as well as women in sports industry like Gat from Sprots Takes and Jayme Lamm from ‘The Blonde Side’, we were honored to talk with numerous women in sports and entertainment. Check out our best interviews of 2016!
In order of appearance on the ‘best of’ show, here are the women we loved talking with in 2016:
Want to skip ahead to another interview? Just check the time stamp underneath each interview.
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.
15:31 minute mark
Similar to our “Watch Me Work“ series here on GuysGirl, I love love LOVE to talk with fellow female sports fans and Gat from Sprots Takes is certainly one of them. She has a couple kiddos and still manages a to run a sports website with more than 20 female writers, a freelance marketing gig and a podcast. Whew.
59:54 minute mark
As the weekend SportsCenter anchor, Walsh sits alongside Matt Barrie as the pair frequently travels for weekend shows in different cities around the country. Especially during football season, SportsCenter on the Road allows Walsh and her team experience fanatical sports fans in cities all over the country.This is rare as most people like Walsh work behind a desk but initially get into the business because of their love for sports—ultimately having to choose between covering a sport or experiencing it as a fan. However, SportsCenter on the Road allows Walsh to experience the best of both worlds.
01:33:03 minute mark
Living in Florida, you know the humidity will ruin your hair in half the time it took to style it. But if my interview with Drybar founder Alli Webb taught me anything—it’s that I need to invest in more blowouts.
02:09:47 minute mark
As the owner of The Blonde Side, Jayme has been hustling these Twitter streets since 2009. We kick off the show with Jayme talking about challenges for women on social media that come at the helm by other women. DYK: there’s a private Facebook group for “real women who cover sports” that almost has a mean-girls appeal to it? Kinda BS…but we talk into this plus her career covering sports/travel, if Texans feel the same way about J.J. Watt as males outside of Houston
02:47:58 minute mark
This past summer, ESPN celebrated a milestone no other anchor has achieved in the history of their company when Linda Cohn hosts her 5,000th SportsCenter show. Linda was kind enough to join Helmets and Heels to talk about her career and achieving this record breaking milestone.
The Jaguars have their first home game this weekend who’s coming to town? The New England Patriots in an epic AFC Championship rematch that has the whole town hype.
Jaguars OC Nathaniel Hackett joins this week’s show to talk Blake Bortles, break dancing and Star Wars. This interview plus a debate on Jalen Ramsey NOT being selected as team captain and a little Giants week one game preview.
The Jaguars won the most important preseason game of the season but that took a backseat as the Jacksonville community faced not one but two shootings resulting in multiple deaths. The ladies discuss how The Landing and Raines football shootings had an effect on them, the gaming community and residents as a whole. In not so heavy news, we also recap Jaguars vs Falcons, an HBO special on cheerleaders in sports and so much more.
Hosts of Jacksonville Podcasts no longer have to feel like they’re living on an island. At the first networking + educational event in North Florida, area podcasters shared challenges and tips in hopes to make events like this a regular occurrence. Here are some of those key takeaways from the first event…
Former Jaguars kicker and avid fan Josh Scobee joined ‘Helmets and Heels’ to talk about what the team’s recent success means for the team, city and most importantly, the fans.
Livestreaming a radio show can be a bit of challenge. But I’ve been on a crusade to find a setup that creates a great experience for YouTube and Facebook audiences that compliments the radio shows you’re already producing. It’s been a bit of a challenge but I believe I’ve found the perfect way to do it. Check out how I livestream my radio show so that it’s as good of an experience (or better) than listening to a traditional radio broadcast.
When it comes to proper sports etiquette, what are the rules on fans leaving a game early? The ladies of Helmets and Heels debate just that on a recent show
Danny Catullo is a 3rd generation butcher shop owner based in Youngstown, Ohio. And he’s been called an insanely optimistic Browns fan. Hear our interview with him covering his business, his shop creations like “Meat Panties” and how he feels about the Jaguars facing off against his beloved Browns.