Gallery: College football sideline reporter Samantha Steele

Christian Ponder denies relationship with reporter Samantha Steele is behind the Vikings’ struggles.

Sports reporter Samantha Steele

Samantha Steele smiles while reporting on a game between Michigan and Alabama.

Sideline reporter Samantha Steele

Samantha Steele looks on during a game between Alabama and Michigan.

Sports reporter Samantha Steele

Sideline reporter Samantha Steele (right) is seen talking with former Miami Hurricanes head coach Jimmy Johnson (left) during a game.

Sports reporter Samantha Steele

Samantha Steele tries to spell a word after the second round of the 2012 Scripps National Spelling Bee competition May 30, 2012.

Sports reporter Samantha Steele

Samantha Steele reports on a game between USF and Rutgers

Sports reporter Samantha Steele

Samantha Steele poses for a portrait during Big 12 Media Day.

Sports reporter Samantha Steele

Samantha Steele is shown on the set of ESPN College Gameday.

Sports reporter Samantha Steele

Boise State Broncos head coach Chris Petersen speaks with Samantha Steele after a game.

Sports reporter Samantha Steele

USC quarterback Matt Barkley (7) is interviewed by Samantha Steele after a game against the Utah Utes.