MJ Acosta joined NFL Network in September of 2018 as a Bay Area-based reporter covering the San Francisco 49ers and Oakland Raiders. In her role, Acosta contributes to a number of NFL Network programs such as NFL Total Access, NFL GameDay Morning and NFL Now. Acosta joined NFL Network from NBC 7 and Telemundo 20 in San Diego where she covered the Chargers for three seasons as the lead sports anchor. Prior to joining NBC 7 and Telemundo, Acosta spent three years as a reporter for WPLG in Miami and Fort Lauderdale, covering sports, entertainment and breaking news. A former Miami Dolphins cheerleader and bilingual in English and Spanish, Acosta graduated from Barry University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications.