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Brittney Payton is a television host, sports enthusiast and fashion fanatic. 


Brittney appears on a local weekly news program, Good Day Chicago, on FOX-32. Brittney previously co-hosted WGN-TV's, Chicago's Best, for 250 episodes. Brittney received a Chicago Emmy Award as host of the program in 2013. She also contributes to the NFL Network and can be seen presenting the 'Walter Payton Man of the Year Award' each year at the Super Bowl. Prior to joining Chicago's Best in the Spring of 2010, Brittney worked for the Big 10 Network as a reporter and host from 2009 to 2011.  




Aside from her on-air activities, Brittney also enjoys being a brand ambassador and/or emcee for large corporations. In the past she has worked with companies such as Nike, Burberry, Top Shop and McDonald's.  


Brittney received a bachelors degree in communications from DePaul University in 2008. While in attendance, she interned at the local ABC and Fox affiliates in Chicago. 


Brittney is also very involved with her family's foundation, The Walter and Connie Payton Foundation. She currently lives in Chicago with her husband Jordan and daughter, Blair.

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