The Sports & Entertainment Group, PLLC 2018 NFL Draft Class
The Sports & Entertainment Group, PLLC has announced its 2018 NFL Draft Class. The Washington, D.C. based agency led by Adisa Bakari and Jeff Whitney have 6 clients eager to hear their names called during this year’s NFL Draft taking place April 26-28 at AT&T Stadium.
TSEG class includes Linebacker Dorian O’Daniel, Cornerbacks Rashard Fant and Reggie Hall, Defensive End Darius Jackson, Wide Receiver Nacarius Fant, and Kicker/Punter Nick Christiansen. This draft class will join the TSEG roster that already includes Le’Veon Bell, Stefan Diggs, Tyrod Taylor, James White, etc.
Clemson Tiger Dorian O’Daniel had a stellar college career earning 2017 Sports Illustrated First-Team All-American, 2017 Bleacher Report First-Team All-American, 2017 Bobby Bowden Award Finalist, and 2017 Butkus Award Finalist.
Indiana University Cornerback Rashard Fant had an impressive career at Indiana earning 2017 Second-Team All-Big Ten (Media), 2017 Ted Whereatt Senior Academic Excellence Award, 2017 Wuerffell Trophy Candidate, 2017 Senior CLASS Award Candidate, 2017 Academic All-Big Ten Selection, 2016 Second-Team All-Big Ten (Media), and 2016 IU Defensive Teammate of the Year.
Darius Johnson left his mark at Jacksonville State University earning 2017 Buck Buchanan Award Finalist, 2016 First-Team Walter Camp FCS All-America, 2016 First-Team AP FCS All-American, 2016 First-Team All-OVITC, 2016 OVC Defensive Player of the Year, 2016 Second-Team HERO Sports FCS All-American, 2016 AFCA Second-Team All-America, and 2015 Second-Team All-OVC as a Gamecock.
Reggie Hall, fellow Jacksonville State University Gamecock also had a great career earning 2017 Preseason All-OVC Player and 2016 Second-Team All-OVC.
Western Kentucky University’s Nacarius Fant left his mark earning 2017 Conference USA Honorable Mention, 2017 Conference USA Preseason Team (PR), 2017 Paul Hornung Award Watch List, 2016 Conference USA First-Team (PR), and 2016 Phil Steele ALL-C-USA First-Team.
Miles College’s Nick Christiansen earned 2017 All-Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference First-Team, 2017 Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-Super Region Two Third-Team, 2015 All-SIAC First-Team, and 2015 BOXTOROW All-American.
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