Nerd Alert: Ever Wonder How a Football is Made?

Meet Jane Helser.

Jane recently retired after working for nearly 50 years at the Wilson Sporting Goods factory, the source of the N.F.L.’s handmade footballs. She knows a little bit about making a handmade football.

Us Geek Girls LOVE our Football! Whether you are a Patriots or Seahawks fan, your team will be using many of these footballs this Sunday. Preferably at proper inflation. Ba dum ch

Here Jane she explains how they are made and her 50 year career at Wilson and all the Super Bowls she has gone to. New Orleans, Miami, and this year will be the third time going to Phoenix. She claims she has never been to an Ohio State game, though.

We love Jane. Anyone that passionate about footballs is a winner with us.

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