Justin Felder

Justin Felder

Sports Reporter

Justin Felder joined the FOX 5 Sports team in June 2015. Since his arrival in "The Bunker," Justin has covered the Falcons playing in the Super Bowl, Georgia football in the Rose Bowl, the Braves returning to the playoffs and Atlanta United’s MLS Cup run, among other events big and small.

Justin won two Southeast Regional Emmys in 2017, one for best sports reporter and the other for his work on FOX 5's high school football show, High 5 Sports.

Before joining FOX 5, Justin worked at FOX 11 in Green Bay, Wisconsin, where he covered a Super Bowl, two Final Fours and a wide range of other sports from curling to ice fishing. He won awards for sports reporting from the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association and the Associated Press. Prior to working in Green Bay, Justin was part of the team that launched WMBF News, the NBC affiliate in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Justin is originally from Palm Beach Gardens, Florida and graduated from the University of Florida (he promises to get along with all Georgia fans). In his free time, Justin enjoys traveling, playing guitar, cooking, and working out.

The latest from Justin Felder

New pro basketball league provides path to NBA, big bucks for rising stars

If you walk through Atlantic Station, you might just miss it. Nestled in alongside the shops and restaurants, underneath the offices, is a glimpse at what one new league hopes is part of the future of pro basketball. That includes players who could be in high school instead earning six-figure salaries.

Bama defense led by former Dutchtown Bulldog

When the red-and-black-clad Georgia Bulldogs play for the national championship Monday night, a guy who used to wear red and black and play for a different squad of Bulldogs, stands in their way: Alabama outside linebacker Will Anderson, leading a ferocious Crimson Tide defense.

Former Georgia tight end recalls historic win over Michigan in 1965

The Georgia Bulldogs will face off with Michigan in the College Football Playoffs on New Year's Eve, marking just the third time ever the two storied programs will play against one another. The person who scored the only Bulldogs touchdown against Michigan in program history has fond memories of the game, including the ride home.

McConkey's hometown fans not surprised by his breakout season

One of Georgia's breakout stars during their undefeated regular season is used to overcoming doubters. That includes the smaller-school coaches trying to recruit him before powerhouse schools like UGA started showing interest.

Dawgs star goes digital with NIL opportunity

The undefeated Georgia Bulldogs are taking care of business on the field, and off of it. That includes standout linebacker Nolan Smith, who has a nose for the football, and for the next big thing in technology.