I’ve been saying for the past couple of years that most of the new sideline reporter hires in sports media are drawing from two pools a.) wannabe actresses/models, note the slash, important to have that slash in there or b.) cheerleaders. The second category was really more of a joke. It made to be cynical of the talent’s “talent.” But this literally has been the case on more than one occasion.
With NFL Network’s Michelle Beisner, it’s literally both categories. She is signed to a modeling/acting talent agency, and she’s a former Denver Broncos cheerleader (I’m sure there will be no bias at all when she reports on the team, none. Absolutely no bias, nope. None at all. No way. The 35-year-old Beisner was one the squad for six years, serving as captain for four, and the Pro Bowl rep in 1999.
By Paul M. Banks
Here’s a little more Beisner bio from our friends at Wikipedia
“She is the host of NFL Weekly Countdown, and serves as a field reporter for NFL Total Access and NFL GameDay Morn...