Jan
20

CFP National Champion Jeff Heuerman and Runner-Up Hroniss Grasu Sign With CAA

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According to Sports Business Journal’s Liz Mullen, Creative Artists Agency (CAA) has signed a pair of College Football Playoff participants Jeff Heuerman (TE, Ohio State) and Hroniss Grasu (C, Oregon). Tom Condon, Jr. and R.J. Gonser will participate in the representation of each player while Jimmy Sexton will assist with the representation of Heuerman and Tom…
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Jan
20

Bryant Jennings Signs With Roc Nation Sports

Bryant Jennings

Undefeated heavyweight boxer Bryant Jennings has signed to Roc Nation Sports. Jennings is scheduled to fight for the world championship on April 25th on HBO at Madison Square Garden against Wladimir Klitschko. The deal for the fight had been agreed to a few weeks ago, but the deal was paused when Gary Shaw who was…
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Jan
19

University At Buffalo’s Andre Davis Signs With Worldwide Career Management

Sep 14, 2013; Buffalo, NY, USA; Buffalo Bulls quarterback Joe Licata (16) takes a snap as offensive linesman Jasen Carlson (56) and offensive linesman Andre Davis (50) block during the game against the Stony Brook Seawolves at University of Buffalo Stadium. Buffalo beats Stony Brook 26-23 in OT. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports

Andre Davis, offensive lineman from the University at Buffalo, has inked a Standard Representation Agreement with Worldwide Career Management. He will be represented by agents Brian Brundage and Matt Scearce. WCM’s official release on the signing has been attached to the bottom of this post. Davis started 48 games during his career at Buffalo and…
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Jan
19

Tom Brady: Many Contracts, One Team?

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft (left) greets quarterback Tom Brady (12) after the AFC Championship Game against the Indianapolis Colts at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports

The following is a guest contribution from Benjamin Steinberg, an attorney practicing in the state of New York. He received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Pennsylvania and his J.D. from the NYU School of Law, where he was the Student Bar Association Social Chair and a member of both the Journal…
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Jan
16

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (1/16/15)

Credit: Nathaniel Turner for the New York Times

Darren is out of the country but the weekly Shabbat Shalom series will still be coming to you. While I am jealous of Darren, I am extremely honored and excited to run the site as he enjoys Peru. Here are a couple of Darren’s pieces over the week on FORBES: (1) Tostitos Turns To Eagles…
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Jan
15

Interview With The Agent: Adam Kessler

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The following interview was conducted by Zakari A. Kurtz, Esq. Zak received his undergraduate degree from Roanoke College and his J.D. from Michigan State University. Zak is licensed to practice law in New York. Adam Kessler is an NBPA and FIBA certified player representative and the president of D2R Sports Media Group, a firm that…
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Jan
15

UCLA QB Brett Hundley Signs With Priority Sports

UCLA QB Brett Hundley via USA Today Sports

UCLA QB Brett Hundley has decided to pass on his final year of eligibility as the redshirt junior has declared for the 2015 NFL Draft. He has signed with Priority Sports agent Kenny Zuckerman for his representation, according to a tweet by Sports Business Journal’s Liz Mullen. Hundley, 6’3″ and 226 lbs, was a 3-year…
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Jan
15

Ronald Darby Joins Relativity Sports

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Florida State CB Ronald Darby will be foregoing his senior season to go pro. He has signed with Tory Dandy and Eugene Parker of Relativity Sports, according to Yahoo’s Rand Getlin. This is yet another top prospect for the 2015 NFL Draft for Relativity Sports. Darby, 5’11” and 195 lbs, had an impressive career at…
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Jan
14

Projected Top 5 Pick Randy Gregory Headlines Priority Sports’ 6 Signings

Randy Gregory

Priority Sports adds six more prospects to the agency’s already impressive 2015 NFL Draft Class. Prospects Randy Gregory (DE, Nebraska), La’el Collins (OT, LSU), and P.J. Williams (CB, Florida State) will be represented by NFLPA certified agent Deryk Gilmore. Similarly, prospects Nate Orchard (DE, Utah), Dres Anderson (WR, Utah), and Mickey Baucus (OT, Arizona) will be…
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Jan
14

MLBPA Changes To Agent Regulations

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The Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) has made some changes to its agent regulations. New applicants now have to undergo a background check conducted by an outside investigative firm and pass a written exam. MLB players voted on the new agent regulations at a recent meeting of the union’s Exec Board. Previously there was…
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