Eli Apple’s mom is sharing the spotlight with her son, but since last month’s draft, Eli has seen his mom becoming a bigger celebrity than he is. Annie Apple gained popularity and fame, for her refreshing presence through both, social media and high profile interviews she’s given about her son and their draft experiences. one such interview sparked NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to send her some brownies. Starting this fall, Eli’s mom will be joining ESPN’s Sunday NFL Countdown as a contributor. Mrs. Apple will offer player profiles and various other stories during the morning pregame show.