News and views on all things American Football from a fans perspective

MEET THE TEAM 

Liz Fox, Editor-in-Chief

Since launching the website in 2014, Liz has made regular appearances on the TalkSport2 ‘All American Sports Show’ with Nat Coombs. In 2016 she was ranked No.37 (of 400+) in the “Super Bowl: Top 50 UK Influencers” by marketing software producers Onalytica for “igniting conversations” between fans. You can read how Liz got in to NFL and blogging here, and of course, can follow her on Twitter (@NFLGirlUK), Facebook and Instagram.

Kadeem Simmonds, AFC Conference Editor and AFC West writer

Kadeem is the AFC Conference Editor covering the AFC West division, as well as writing about Madden for the Gaming section. Though quite new to the NFL, after becoming acquainted with it through Madden, Kadeem has written features and articles on the sport for the Morning Star newspaper, where he is the current sports editor. He can be followed on Twitter @KadeemSimmonds.

Nikki Charlesworth, AFC East writer

Nikki has been writing about American football since 2014. Prior to joining NFLGirlUK, she contributed to various UK and US based sites including UK End Zone, UK First Down and NYJetsfans.com. She has also been published in two editions of Blitz Magazine and writes a weekly column for US based New York Jets site, Turn On The Jets. Nikki has appeared on BBC radio 5Live’s Sunday night NFL coverage with Nat Coombs and Mike Carlson and during the 2015 International Series was featured as a London correspondent on ‘JetLife’, a TV show produced by the New York Jets media team for their website and CBS NY.

Jonathan Cumbleton, AFC North writer

Jonathan has covered the NFL for four seasons and currently serves as a contributor for NFLGirlUK. Before joining the site in the 2016 off season, he wrote for UK First Down. You can follow him on Twitter .

Gareth Duxbury, AFC South writer

Gareth joined the NFLGirlUK.com team in 2016 and covers the AFC South for the site. He has been following the NFL for over 15 years, though first encountered the game through Channel 4’s hourly recap programme in the late 1980s, and over the last couple of seasons begun to write about the draft through his own blog. Gareth tweets from @GDux3 and you can also follow him on Instagram and LinkedIn.

Duncan Terry, NFC Conference Editor and NFC West writer

Duncan is currently the NFL Conference Editor and covers the NFC West as unbiased as possible for a Seahawks fan, promising “I just like good football”. He has been writing online for around four years for various publications enjoying Football, Cricket, Rugby League and anything else he can find on TV that weekend. Priding himself in being a realist when it comes to opinions on sport, you won’t catch him jumping on any pre-season bandwagons. Also a big fan of Fantasy sports, ask nicely and he will show you his three seasons in a row collection of winners medals. You can follow Duncan on Twitter at @DuncanJTerry.

Richard King, NFC North writer

Richard joined the team in 2016, having got into the NFL through a combination of Madden, that 70’s show and the International series. Richard covers the NFC North, and away from the site spends his time building Lego, cooking and playing Madden (although he writes about that too) you can find him on Twitter @excelgeek and on Instagram as the same place.

Stuart Anderson, NFC South writer

Stuart joined the NFLGirlUK.com team in 2016 and covers the NFC South division. He first started watching the NFL since the mid 80’s and became a Tampa Bay Buccaneers fan after a trip to Tampa in 2012. Stuart is a Madden addict and a Fantasy Football fanatic. You can follow Stuart on Twitter at @Stuarty1973.

Blake Finney, NFC East writer

Blake joined the NFLGirlUK team in 2016 to become the NFC East Divisional writer. Following the Washington Redskins trials and tribulations for 4 years gives Blake extensive expertise in what is one of the most historic divisions in the NFL. You can follow his twitter @FinneyBlake where you’ll find him tweeting about the NFL, Football and baseball.

Neil Dutton, ‎Fantasy Football writer

Neil has been writing about the NFL, and fantasy football specifically, since 2013. He is the fantasy football writer for NFLGirlUK.com and has written for UK Endzone, Fantasy Pros, Gridiron Experts and RotoViz. He has appeared on the Gridiron Show and the Woot and Wye podcast, and is co-host of the Waxing Lyrical with Mainz and Dutts podcast. You can follow him on Twitter (@ndutton13) and Instagram.

Joe Sparshatt, Contributor

Joe has been following the NFL since 2009, and after being lucky enough to work in New York twice he gained the affliction of being a Jets fan. Joe enjoys consuming as much NFL content as he can get away with, and is also a fantasy addict. He makes an annual pilgrimage to London for the International Series, and contributes regularly to NFLGirlUK. Find him on twitter @spoejarshatt.

Jonathan Payton, Contributor

Jonno has been a fan of the NFL since he was a small child in the mid 1980’s and loves his pro football history. He joined NFLGirlUK in 2016 having previously been editor and writer of the all sports blog thecommentarybox a decade ago and more recently contributor to various New York Jets blogs and Blitz magazine. You can follow Jonno @bachelors_III where he’s usually retweeting anything funny, sarcastic or cynical about any sport.
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