NCAA Law

With the nation’s first collegiate national football championship and the Super Bowl over, many former college players have signed deals with agents and are looking ahead to the draft, but for some, there’s another important day coming up: Pro day. Pro days are a unique opportunity [...]

NFL Agent

Many new players in the NFL assume that lucrative endorsement deals will start pouring in the moment they sign with a team. While some players absolutely clean up with endorsement deals, this market is more difficult than many imagine. Cultivating your own personal brand is essential to [...]

NFL Agent

When the dust has settled and the NFL draft picks are in, there is still plenty do. New draft picks face their most grueling challenges ahead, both on the field and off. A good agent can help a player to make it through these challenges successfully. In the days and weeks immediately afterwards [...]

NFL Agent

Before, during and after the NFL Draft, teams are wheeling and dealing to get the players that they want. In the words of my colleague Andy Ross, teams become a “league of Pinocchios” this time of year. While media pundits often try to guess who will end up on what team by the end of [...]

NFL Agent

When it comes to picking a player’s agent, there are two groups of college athletes. The first conducts due diligence in finding the right agent: making overtures toward him, looking for the experience, the connections and mutually beneficial offers that are the mark of a good NFL agent. [...]

NFL Agent

As an NFL Agent I advise that you  consider the rules barring student-athletes from receiving pay and the potentially lucrative contracts that might be had in the NFL, it isn’t surprising that many underclassmen choose to declare early for the NFL Draft. This decision may mean giving up on [...]

NFL Agent

As a student-athlete’s college football career draws to a close, one of the most important next steps that he must prepare for is the NFL Scouting Combine. This grueling test of strength, speed, endurance and knowledge has a serious impact on an athlete’s prospects in the draft, and [...]

NFL Agent

For NFL-bound college football players, walking the thin line between acceptable screening of agent candidates and violating NCAA amateurism requirements is often a difficult prospect. This problem is not made easier by the countless agents in the industry who won’t hesitate to risk a [...]