|Born||Rachel Michele Alexander|
October 18, 1973
|Education||Bachelor degree in journalism at Northwestern University|
|Occupation||Sports Reporter, Journalist|
|Notable credit(s)||Sunday NFL Countdown|
Monday Night Countdown
|Spouse(s)||Max Nichols (2001–present)|
|Relatives||Mike Nichols, father-in-law|
|Family||Daughter of Jane and Ronald Jacobs|
Rachel Michele Nichols (née Alexander, born October 18, 1973) is a Turner Sports and CNN reporter. She was a regular part of ESPN's Sunday NFL Countdown and Monday Night Countdown shows, as well as a regular on ESPN's NBA coverage, Nichols was also a correspondent for E:60. She worked for the Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel (1995–1996) and Washington Post (1996–2004).
Rachel Michele Alexander was born in Potomac, Maryland. Nichols is a 1991 graduate of Winston Churchill High School in Potomac, Maryland and graduated from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University in 1995. She married music executive Max Nichols, son of film and stage director Mike Nichols, in 2001.
- ↑ "Rachel Nichols: Reporter and E:60 Correspondent". MediaZone (biography). ESPN. 2010-03-07. http://www.espnmediazone3.com/us/2010/03/07/nichols_rachel/. Retrieved 2011-05-31.
- ↑ "Rachel Alexander". The Washington Post. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/sports/longterm/talk/alexndr/rabio.htm. Retrieved 2008-06-15.
- ↑ "Rachel Nichols: WCHS '91 alumni". http://www.schoolspopular.com/MD/Potomac/Winston+Churchill+High+School.htm. Retrieved 2012-06-28.
- ↑ "Rachel Nichols Northwestern alumni". http://www.northwestern.edu/newscenter/stories/2012/01/crain-lecture-sports-panel.html. Retrieved 2012-06-28.
- ↑ "Weddings; Rachel Alexander, Max Nichols". The New York Times. May 27, 2001. http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9C0CE2DD1F3DF934A15756C0A9679C8B63&sec=&spon=&partner=permalink&exprod=permalink. Retrieved 2008-06-15.
- ↑ "The Esquire Survey: The Sexiest Women on the Planet". Esquire. November 1, 2005. http://www.esquire.com/women/ESQ0207SURVEY. Retrieved 2008-06-15.