Jeannine began her career at the racetrack in Maryland as a jockey and trainer before being hired by ESPN in 1995. Her first television experience was as an in-track host at Pimlico Race Course and Laurel Park beginning in 1993.
Jeannine began her career at ESPN as a horse racing analyst. She became a general assignment reporter for SportsCenter in 2000. Shortly thereafter, she began sideline reporting for college football and college basketball, which she continued on ESPN/ABC through her retirement at the end of 2017.
On December 29, 2017, Edwards retired after her 22-year career at ESPN, which ended with the Cotton Bowl.
On February 17, 2013, Jeannine Edwards became engaged to Oklahoma State Cowboys football defensive coordinator Glenn Spencer. Edwards and Spencer later married on July 12, 2013.
- Zurawik, David. "Jeannine Edwards on covering the Preakness for ESPN," The Baltimore Sun, Thursday, May 17, 2012.