Columbus, Ga – On Episode #11 of On Your Sidelines is former Auburn Defensive Lineman and current motivational speaker Jeff Whitaker. Jeff talks about his time on The Plains and being part of the undefeated National Championship Auburn Tigers squad. His journey from a rough childhood in Macon, Georgia to playing in some of the biggest games in college football. While his playing days are done, Whitaker continues to reach out to young athletes and try to motivate, inspire and guide them in positive director.

The On Your Sidelines podcast is the official podcast of the News 3 Sports team, and is hosted by Sports Director Rex Castillo and Weekend Sports Anchor Jack Patterson. On Your Sidelines will introduce viewers to the backstories behind the athletes, coaches and media personalities that call Columbus home. The podcast airs live every other Tuesday at 3pm Eastern at Replays can be found in the Podcast Play Zone under the Video Center tab.