Mar
26

Esquire Network To Air Show On Sports Agents Titled “The Agent”

"The Agent" will premiere this summer

Anyone with an interest in the sports agent business has undoubtedly watched Jerry Maguire and, probably, Entourage as well. Outside of Spike TV’s short lived attempt at Super Agent, there has never been a TV series following real sports agents in the USA. The Esquire Network looks to change that after giving the greenlight to…
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Mar
25

Beverly Hills Sports Council Announces New Office And Restructuring

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Baseball agency Beverly Hills Sports Council has announced a new headquarters located in Santa Monica. Partners Rick Thurman and Dan Horwits have also announced that there have been changes to the senior management of the company, which recently celebrated its 30th year representing baseball players. Founded in 1984, BHSC also has offices in Scottsdale, Tampa,…
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Mar
24

On To The Next One: Erick Aybar

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Midway through a 4 year, $35 million, contract, Angels shortstop Erick Aybar has decided to make a switch in his representation. Aybar has dropped Relativity Baseball and signed with Roc Nation Sports. Juan Perez will serve as Aybar’s agent per Liz Mullen of SportsBusiness Journal. In 2014 Aybar had a .278 batting average with 7…
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Mar
24

Steinberg Sports Agency Academy Returns

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Steinberg Sports Agency Academy is returning after a successful first run back in October 2014. The purpose of the academy is to teach a new generation of ethical agents how to enhance athlete’s lives and create a better world. During the duration of the academy attendees will learn how to form a practice, recruiting, negotiation,…
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Mar
19

Top 150 NFL Draft Prospects And Their Agents – 2015

Leonard Williams (94) gestures against the Fresno State Bulldogs. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Highlights Relativity Sports has 15 clients, 3 in the top 10, and 8 in the top 50 Athletes First reps 12 players, 6 of whom are ranked in the top 50 Lagardere Unlimited has 11 clients, 6 in the top 50 SportStars, who dominated the 2014 draft, has 11 clients Priority Sports fully or co-represents…
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Mar
13

Andre Williams Signs With NCLUSIVE

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New York Giants RB Andre Williams signs with NCLUSIVE agency for branding, marketing, & public relations. NCLUSIVE is a Los Angeles, CA based creative agency and venture studio. The mission of the company is to infuse brands with creativity while equipping them with the intellectual capital to ignite ideas. Andre Williams was drafted in the…
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Mar
11

On To The Next One: Timmy Jernigan

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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
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

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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