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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Walkes talks about facing pandemic far from home

Plenty of people around the world are keeping their distance from family members outside their homes during the COVID-19 outbreak. Still, it can be extra challenging when those relatives are an ocean away.

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New Falcons TE ready to "continue where Hoop left off"

Last season, Hurst battled injuries and started just four games last season for Baltimore. He'll be tasked with replacing a highly productive Austin Hooper, who had a career-best season last year, despite missing time due to injury.

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Esports an option to fill sports void during virus outbreak

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. was back on the track this past weekend -- and even a crash into the wall couldn't slow him down. In fact, it may have been Earnhardt's fastest return to the track after a wreck in his decorated career. He also was probably happy to not even have a scratch on his car after the fact.

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Falcons player rep happy about new CBA deal

The NFL's players narrowly approved a new collective bargaining agreement with league owners. One of the players happy about the decision was the Atlanta Falcons' player union representative.

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Dutchtown claims first boys basketball state title

The Dutchtown boys basketball team made school history, winning their first ever state title Friday night in Macon. The Bulldogs topped Cedar Shoals High School 57-44 in the Class 5A state title game.