Mar
11

On To The Next One: Timmy Jernigan

Ravens DT Timmy Jernigan celebrates against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Via russellstreetreport.com.

Ravens DT, Timmy Jernigan, has signed with Drew Rosenhaus and Mike Katz of Rosenhaus Sports for his representation, according to a Tweet by Rand Getlin of Yahoo! Sports. This comes after Jernigan parted ways with former agent Sunny Shah of 320 Sports. The 6’2″ 300 lb defensive tackle is entering his second year with the Ravens.…
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Mar
10

TE Brock Lutes Signs With The NOVO Agency For NFL Draft

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The NOVO Agency announced via Twitter that it will be representing TE Brock Lutes for the upcoming NFL Draft. The NOVO Agency has encouraged everyone who doesn’t know who Brock is to “do your homework”. No worries, SAB has taken care of that part for you. So, who is Brock Lutes?

Mar
09

Thuzio Is Disrupting The Talent Booking Industry

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Founded in 2012 by Tiki Barber and Mark Gerson, Thuzio is already beginning to change the celebrity booking business. The company recently launched Thuzio 360, the largest and most comprehensive database of sports talent ever assembled. Thuzio has shown impressive growth since inception and I recently got the chance to speak with CEO, Jared Augustine,…
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Mar
06

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (3/6/15)

Marqise Lee (11) warms up prior to the preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at EverBank Field. Mandatory Credit: Melina Vastola-USA TODAY Sports

It is currently 75° in sunny South Florida and I can’t help but feel bad for Darren who, somehow, flew into Laguardia Airport this morning. While I’m sure he had to endure many delays, there were a plethora of stories this week to pass the time. The Eagles and Bills made a blockbuster trade sending LeSean…
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Mar
05

Miguel Cotto And Cotto Promotions Partner With Roc Nation Sports

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Middleweight world champion Miguel Cotto & Cotto Promotions has formed a partnership with Roc Nation Sports. Cotto Promotions, LLC is the leading boxing promotional company in Puerto Rico, founded by Miguel Cotto. Cotto has signed a multi-year, multi-fight deal with RNS. Cotto is leaving Top Rank, which has promoted all but two of his fights,…
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Mar
05

Third Annual Cardozo Sports Law Symposium

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What: Third Annual Cardozo Sports Law Symposium Where: Jacob Burns Moot Court Room Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law 55 Fifth Avenue (at 12th Street), New York, NY 10003 When: Friday, March 13, 2015 9 am – 4 pm Description Michael Beck and Marc Rosenberg, both 3L students and co-founders of the Cardozo Sports Law Society…
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Mar
05

Octagon Baseball Brings On Three New Agents

Jay Alou, Brian Mejia, and Ulises Cabrera Will Join Octagon Baseball

On March 4, 2015, three of the top representatives of MLB players from the Dominican Republic announced they are joining Octagon’s baseball division. Per Octagon’s press release, “Originally from Santo Domingo, Alou is a descendant of one of the most respected baseball families from the Dominican Republic and has over 18 years of experience in…
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Mar
04

Roc Nation Sports Signs Boxer Junior Younan

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Roc Nation Sports has signed a multi-year exclusive promotional agreement with rising undefeated super middleweight prospect Junior “The Young God” Younan (6-0, 5 KO’s). The signing comes on the heels of Roc Nation Sports reaching an agreement with Younan’s former promoter, DiBella Entertainment, under which Roc Nation Sports acquired 100% of Younan’s promotional rights. Younan…
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Mar
04

Former NFL Player And Agent, Horace Smith, Pleads Guilty To Fraud

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Update (3/6/15): The NFLPA has informed Sports Agent Blog that they have no record of Mr. Smith ever being a certified contract advisor with them. Former NFL agent and Cincinnati Bengals player, Horace Smith, admitted in February that he used the names of football recruits to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars from a veterinarian…
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Mar
03

New York University 4th Annual Sports Law Colloquium

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What: New York University 4th Annual Sports Law Colloquium Where: Furman Hall, Lester Pollack Colloquium Room, 245 Sullivan Street, New York, NY 10012 When: Friday, April 3, 2015 10:00am -4:00pm Description The NYU Law Sports Law Committee of the Intellectual Property & Entertainment Law Society, in collaboration with the NYU School of Professional Studies Tisch…
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