Laura Okmin has been covering the NFL for more than two decades years, and serves as sideline reporter for Westwood One on select broadcasts throughout the season and the NFL on FOX on Sunday afternoons. Okmin was also the host and Executive Producer of Fox Sports Net’s PROfiles — a series that shows NFL players and coaches in a completely different light off the field.
In 2018, Laura covered her third Olympic Games and first for Westwood One as the co-host of Today in PyeongChang.
KANSAS CITY, MO – For the first time in 50 years, the Kansas City Chiefs are headed to the Super Bowl. Patrick Mahomes was the catalyst again as Kansas City once again had to overcome and early…Read More »
BALTIMORE, MD – Derrick Henry was again the star as the Tennessee Titans defeated the Baltimore Ravens 28-12 on Saturday night. Henry rushed for 195 yards on 30 carries and became the first player in NFL history to run for more than 180 yards in three consecutive games. The Titans…Read More »
FOXBORO, MA – Derrick Henry led the way as the Tennessee Titans defeated the New England Patriots 20-13 on Saturday night in an AFC Wild Card matchup. Henry rushed for 182 yards and a touchdown as former Patriot and current Titans head coach Mike Vrabel got the best of his…Read More »
ATLANTA, GA – It got closer than Drew Brees and company would’ve hoped, but the New Orleans Saints held off the Atlanta Falcons on Thanksgiving night 26-18 to clinch the NFC South. The Saints led 26-9 late in the fourth quarter before Atlanta managed to recover back-to-back onside kicks in…Read More »
EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – The team with the best record in the NFL looked like the best team in the NFL and then some on Monday night as the New England Patriots crushed the New York Jets 33-0. Sony Michel had three touchdown runs for the Patriots, but it was…Read More »
NASHVILLE, TN – Soon after being selected in the 2019 NFL Draft, the players on hand in Nashville sat down to talk with Laura Okmin on our Westwood One Sports set. Hear the interviews below.Read More »
KANSAS CITY, MO – On a cold, snowy day at Arrowhead Stadium, the Kansas City Chiefs were red hot from start to finish in a 31-13 victory over the Indianapolis Colts. The Chiefs will host either the New England Patriots or Los Angeles Chargers in next Sunday’s AFC Championship Game.…Read More »
CHICAGO, IL – The defending champions are still alive, as the Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Chicago Bears 16-15 on Sunday in an NFC Wild Card matchup at Soldier Field. Nick Foles’ touchdown pass to Golden Tate gave Philadelphia the lead and Cody Parkey’s missed 43-yard field goal with seconds remaining…Read More »