Sports Law

The Problem with the NFL Concussion Settlement The NFL’s Concussion settlement with former players over the long term effects of concussions has created a stir that The Neurologic Rehabilitation Institute referred to as “a feeding frenzy” among lenders. Close to five years [...]

NFL Agent

Could self-representation be a setback in NFL free agency? Free agency can be an exciting time for football players, but it can also be tough to navigate, especially as the window inches toward a close. This is why the help of an agent is often necessary. Former Seattle Seahawk, Russell Okung, [...]

NCAA Law

When should you begin meeting with sports agents? The college football regular season is entering its final stages, and with the end of the season so close, some players may be thinking about the next NFL draft. When is it OK to declare for the draft? Once the CFB season ends, players can begin [...]

NFL Agent

2016 free agency period just around the corner… While the 2016 free agency period doesn’t begin for another few months, the NFL regular season is over and as teams that missed the playoffs consider their futures, players should also begin thinking about how they would like to [...]

NFL Agent

Taking the right steps in choosing an NFL agent Now is the time when many college football players toward the end of their careers are preparing for the next step, which means choosing an NFL agent to help get them there – the NFL. Choosing an NFL agent is an important decision for [...]

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

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 [...]