Miss America 1971 Phyllis George becomes first lady of the NFL locker room






After winning the 1971 Miss America Pageant, Phyllis George made history as the first female television football sportscaster in America when she was hired to co-host “The NFL Today”, covering live pre-game shows for the NFL.

Miss America 1971 Phyllis George NFL

When former Miss America Phyllis George became “TV’s first lady of the NFL locker room”, she made the cover of People magazine (People magazine).

DISCLAIMER: Pageant Center is not affiliated with any organization listed on this website. Read our complete disclaimer in our Terms of Use. We honor copyright and trademarks. To add a photo credit, use this form. To report trademark or copyright infringement, please contact us here.

 

Other Pageant News:

Miss New Jersey Junior National Teenager Helps Fight Cancer
Miss America 2011 Teresa Scanlan Promotes Keep America Beautiful in NYC
Laura Kaeppler Crowned Miss Wisconsin 2011
Miss America 2012 Laura Kaeppeler Returns Home to Wisconsin
Miss America 2012 and Wisconsin Governor Promote Read to Lead Program
2010 Ms. Wheelchair USA contestant, Anne Cox, presented certificate of recognition from the Distance...
Ms. Wheelchair USA Pageant accepting applications
Miss America 2009 Katie Stam addresses the American National Legion Convention
Miss America visits Hawaii!
Miss America 1984 Vanessa Williams reign ends after controversial photos are published
Miss America Vanessa Williams one of "The 25 Most Intriguing People of 1983"
A Battered Miss America: Carolyn Sapp Speaks Out to People Magazine
Kylene Barker Miss America 1979 featured in ad campaign for Gillette
Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan appears on MLB Fan Cave
Sarah Bazey was crowned Mrs. International
Miss America Swimsuit Winners

More in Pageantry...