NFL Agent

What is dead money? Once an NFL player signs a contract, the team he agreed with cannot release him down the road in an effort to save money. Instead, if the organization does cut the individual, it will have to satisfy the remaining terms of the contract with “dead” money. Dead [...]

NFL Agent

Many NFL players deal with roster cuts Anyone who watches HBO’s “Hard Knocks,” a behind-the-scenes look at the NFL preseason, understands that getting removed from a team as the organization goes through roster cuts is tough. However, for many players, the pursuit of a dream [...]

NFL Agent

Performance bonuses are included in many sports contracts, and are given out for fantastic feats of athleticism, such as reaching touchdown milestones or for making one of the NBA All-Defense teams. By fulfilling these performance bonuses, athletes can earn millions more than their base [...]

NFL Agent

The NFL Scouting Combine is a crucial opportunity for teams to get a look at the players who intend to make the leap from college to the professional level, and NFL scouts are looking at things most people wouldn’t even consider. Though the NFL Combine is over, various evaluations are [...]

NFL Agent

A variety of contract most often reserved for the depths of NFL news has made waves recently due to an international flair which has led to the question: What is a futures contract and why do teams use it? The NFL will be getting an Australian infusion next season, at least briefly, with the [...]

NFL Agent

The annual NFL Scouting Combine is the the most important job interview you’ll ever have. A culmination of each year’s collective scouting efforts, the NFL Scouting Combine is an invitation-only event wherein recruits are given the chance to show off their physical and mental [...]

Entertainment Law

Players’ use of social media is watched like a hawk by just about everyone. Whether you’re still in college, competing to break into professional football or already playing in the NFL, each and every way that you interact with the online community will be broken down and analyzed as [...]