On To The Next One: Orie Lemon

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Orie Lemon has terminated his standard representation agreement with football agent Peter Schaffer and signed with Jordan Woy of Willis & Woy Sports Group.  Lemon, an undrafted player from Oklahoma State University, was signed by the Dallas Cowboys before becoming a member of the Chiefs.  In

Kansas State QB Collin Klein Signs With Peter Schaffer And JR Rickert

Football agents Peter Schaffer and JR Rickert of Denver, Colorado-based Authentic Athletix has signed former Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein.  Klein holds the Kansas State single-season record for most rushing yards and rushing touchdowns for a quarterback.  He also was named the Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year in 2012,

Football Agents C. Lamont Smith, Peter Schaffer, and JR Rickert Embroiled in Legal Dispute

I had a new article published in Forbes yesterday concerning the pending legal battle that has All Pro Sports & Entertainment Inc. and its founder C. Lamont Smith on one side and Peter Schaffer, JR Rickert, and their new company Authentic Athletix on the other side. [Link: Forbes - Legal Battle Between Denver-based Sports Agents

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-Up (1/13/2012)

This week, the NCAA hosted its annual Scholarly Colloquium on Intercollegiate Athletics.  Jason Belzer and I created a presentation, which took a deep look at the implications of academic reform, as well as the newly instituted standards and other proposed changes.  In analyzing statistical data associated with Academic Progress Rates

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-Up (12/30/2011)

I am back from Barcelona and Israel!  It was a fantastic trip full of sightseeing, eating unbelievable food, and relaxing with my girlfriend and her family overseas.  However, I must admit that it is nice to be back around my friends and family.  You know you are doing what you

On To The Next One: Ryan Torain

The 6'1, 212 lbs. running back from Arizona State named Ryan Torain is one of those players who was not necessarily expected to be a starter at any point of his professional career.  He was drafted in the 5th round of the 2008 NFL Draft (#148 overall) by the Denver Broncos,