EQO37 Published by Allison B. Clark · 1 hr · The camp -- Grrridiron Girls -- was created by NFL linebacker coach Dr. Jen Welter. "I want these girls to know they can do anything," she said. "I think football is a great medium for that because when I was playing, I remember hearing all the time, 'Football was the final frontier for women in sports.' So I thought if we could do that, we could do anything because this is supposed to be a place that's just for boys."