Jan
01

Cameron Erving Is Florida State’s Unsung MVP

Florida State Seminoles center Cameron Erving (75) warms up before the start of the game against the Boston College Eagles at Doak Campbell Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Melina Vastola-USA TODAY Sports

The following article is a guest contribution from Matt Ramker, a National Basketball Players Association certified agent for ASM Sports. Rashad Greene, Jalen Ramsey, and Nick O’Leary are all names that could be argued as Florida State’s Most Valuable Player in conjunction with the 2013 Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston.  No one would disagree with…
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Dec
31

NFLPA Contract Advisor Adisa Bakari Lands Indiana RB Tevin Coleman

Indiana Hoosiers running back Tevin Coleman (6) carries the ball against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium. Ohio State won the game 42-27. Mandatory Credit: Greg Bartram-USA TODAY Sports

The FBS second-leading rusher in 2014 has inked a Standard Representation Agreement.  Indiana running back Tevin Coleman recently signed with NFLPA Certified Contract Advisor, Adisa Bakari, per SportsBusiness Journal. Coleman finished this past season with 2,036 rushing yards and 15 touchdowns.  He ranked only behind Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon, who had 2,336 yards on…
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Dec
30

DEC Management Signs A Pair of Syracuse Players

Syracuse Orange wide receiver Jarrod West (88) looks to hand the ball back to a referee after completing a play during the second quarter of a game against the Louisville Cardinals at the Carrier Dome. Louisville won the game 28-6. Mandatory Credit: Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports

To the average college football fan, December is the time to kick back and watch teams from all conferences battle in the bowl season. To NFL agents, December is signing season. Players who have finished their season and declared for the NFL Draft can now sign with the agent of their choice. Two Syracuse players,…
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Dec
30

Caric Sports Management Signs Fresno State DT Tyeler Davison

Fresno State Bulldogs defensive lineman Tyeler Davison (92) on the bench during the second half against the Utah Utes at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Utah won 59-27. Mandatory Credit: Russ Isabella-USA TODAY Sports

It may still be college football bowl season, but those players whose seasons have finished are already signing Standard Representation Agreements with NFLPA Certified Contract Advisors.  Former Fresno St. DT Tyeler Davison recently signed this week with Las Vegas-based Caric Sports Management and sports agent, Steve Caric. Davison, a Scottsdale, Arizona native, is ranked by…
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Dec
16

Wolverines QB Devin Gardner Signs With Yee And Dubin Sports

Ohio State Buckeyes head coach Urban Meyer and Michigan Wolverines quarterback Devin Gardner (98) shake hands after the game at Ohio Stadium. Ohio State won the game 42-28. Mandatory Credit: Greg Bartram-USA TODAY Sports

It’s officially the end of the college football regular season, and that means student-athletes have begun signing with NFLPA Certified Contract Advisors in hopes of one day making a 53-man NFL roster. University of Michigan football quarterback, Devin Gardner, has signed with Yee and Dubin Sports, according to The Detroit News and Michigan beat writer,…
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May
07

On To The Next One: Oregon RB De’Anthony Thomas Signs With Athletes First

Oregon Ducks DeAnthony Thomas (6) runs the ball for a touchdown in the first half. Mandatory Credit: Scott Olmos-USA TODAY Sports

De’Anthony Thomas of Oregon has made major headlines since he declared for the 2014 NFL Draft. He has now hired and fired his first 2 agents in only a matter of months. Thomas was first represented by Relativity Sports and most recently James Bryant of The Cochran Firm. Only days before the NFL Draft, Thomas has…
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Mar
18

On To The Next One: Martavis Bryant

Clemson Tigers wide receiver Martavis Bryant (1) runs with the ball against Ohio State Buckeyes defensive back Tyvis Powell (23) during the first half in the 2014 Orange Bowl college football game at Sun Life Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Joshua S. Kelly-USA TODAY Sports

Less than two months before the NFL Draft and a handful of players are already switching agents, including Clemson wide receiver Martavis Bryant.  Bryant — formerly represented by BTI Sports Advisors — recently signed with Tom Santanello of Elevate Football. NFLDraftScout.com lists the Clemson wideout as the No. 13 best receiver in this year’s draft.…
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Mar
15

Manziel’s Inks Multi-Year Nike Endorsement Deal

Texas A&M Aggies quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) reacts to a fourth-quarter interception against the Duke Blue Devils in the 2013 Chick-fil-A Bowl at the Georgia Dome. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports

Johnny Manziel may not be the number one overall pick or first quarterback taken in the 2014 NFL draft. Nonetheless, Manziel’s marketability may be greater than any other player selected. Manziel brings a spark to the NFL that is most comparable to Washington Redskins’ Robert Griffin. Griffin competed with Andrew Luck for endorsements and positioning…
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Mar
14

ETL Associates Rounds Out 2014 NFL Draft Class

Cincinnati Bearcats linebacker Greg Blair (51) reacts after missing an interception during the second half against the Connecticut Huskies at Rentschler Field. The Bearcats defeated UConn, 34-17. Photo Credit: David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports

New York-based ETL Associates recently rounded out its 2014 NFL Draft Class. The boutique sports agency signed University of Cincinnati linebacker Greg Blair and Miles College cornerback, Antonio Marshall.  Both will be represented by NFLPA Certified Contract Advisor, Eugene Lee. “We are pleased to represent players of the caliber of Greg Blair and Antonio Marshall,”…
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Mar
04

JL Sports Adds New Sports Agents, Lands One Of Biggest NFL Draft Classes Ever

LSU Tigers quarterback Zach Mettenberger (8) throws against the Texas A&M Aggies during the second half of a game at Tiger Stadium. LSU defeated Texas A&M 34-10. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports

Despite recently losing one of its clients — Buffalo Bills linebacker Arthur Moats — to sports agent Drew Rosenhaus, JL Sports has put together a record year thus far. Led by founder Joe Linta, JL Sports sent an agency-high of seven players to the NFL Combine last month, with 2014 being one of its biggest…
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