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

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High 5 Sports alum leading the way in NIL world

Grant Frerking is a student athlete, and a student CEO. No surprise, he's now at the forefront of college athletes being able to make money off of their own name, image and likeness.

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NFL players adjust to uncertain offseason

The hope around the NFL is that this coming season will look a lot more normal than last year's did. The current offseason, however, is a different story.

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Fontenot responds to rumors about possible trade of Julio Jones

Monday morning, several national outlets reported that the Atlanta Falcons were listening to trade offers for star wide receiver Julio Jones. Monday afternoon, Falcons general manager Terry Fontenot responded to the reports in a 1-on-1 interview with FOX 5.

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5-year-old Braves fan from Guatemala has memorable weekend in Atlanta

This season so far has proven what so many Braves fans already know: Ronald Acuña, Jr. can do it all. That includes, apparently, clobbering cliches. During the team's first homestand of the year, Acuña took the old phrase "never meet your heroes" and knocked it right out of the park.

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New Falcons linebacker teaches financial literacy class

New Falcons linebacker Brandon Copeland says, modestly, he's not sure if he's the first active NFL player to also be a college professor. But, he admits, he's probably the first Ivy League professor to also play at the highest level of professional football.