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On To The Next One: Janoris Jenkins & Dwight Bentley

Two days ago, I chatted with NFLPA Contract Advisor Malik Shareef of Roanoke, Virginia regarding a rumor I was hearing that he was in line to be the next agent for 2012 NFL Draft hopefuls Janoris Jenkins and Dwight Bentley.  Jenkins and Bentley, former high school teammates from Pahokee, Florida, each recently fired their agents.  Jenkins terminated Creative […]

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Peyton Hillis Likely To Go Back To Jimmy Sexton And Sign With CAA

It appears that sports agent connoisseur Peyton Hillis is almost ready to announce who his fourth agent will be.  Technically, it will only be his third agent, because Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com reports that Hillis is going to sign with his original agent, Jimmy Sexton.  The only difference is that Sexton is no longer with SportsTrust Advisors (where Pat Dye, […]

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Alabama Linebacker Dont’a Hightower Is A SportsTrust Advisors Client

Yesterday, I mistakenly listed former Alabama linebacker Don’t’a Hightower as a client of Athletes First.  The post has since been corrected.  Hightower has chosen an agent, but his selection was actually Pat Dye, Jr. of SportsTrust Advisors.  SportsTrust Advisors is the agency that Jimmy Sexton recently left in favor of joining up with the football division at Creative Artists Agency (CAA). […]

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On To The Next One: Derek Cox

Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Derek Cox was drafted in the 3rd round (#73 overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft.  Prior to entering the NFL, Cox was a 4-year starter at William & Mary, where he was twice selected All-Colonial Athletic Association.  Cox amassed 22 tackles through Week 11 of the current NFL season, but was placed on injured […]

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Report: Jimmy Sexton Leaves SportsTrust Advisors To Join CAA

Late last night, Neil Stratton of InsideTheLeague.com broke a story that certainly kept me awake for a while.  The headline alone, which reads, “A super-agency goes supernova and in its place arises an even bigger agency,” made me anxious to click on the link and consume Stratton’s content.  I was not disappointed with the result. […]

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On To The Next One: Rennie Curran

Rennie Curran is an outside linebacker from the University of Georgia who was selected by the Tennessee Titans with the #97 overall pick in the 2010 NFL Draft.  At the time, Curran was represented by Priority Sports & Entertainment.  Sometime between the 2010 NFL Draft and now, Curran left Priority and signed with SportsTrust Advisors.  According […]

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On To The Next One: Kenny Britt

Only a couple of days ago, the NFL announced that it will not be suspending Tennessee Titans wide receiver Kenny Britt for pleading guilty to a reckless driving charge and his arrest for allegedly concealing marijuana from police.  Britt will still see a limited snap count in his team’s first regular season game against the Jacksonville […]

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On To The Next One: Peyton Hillis [Part 2]

The first On to the Next One involving Peyton Hillis was published on July 1, 2011, and focused on Hillis’ switch from SportsTrust Advisors to Kelli Masters of KM Sports.  However, I have come to find out that the change of representation was short lived.  Last night, Masters informed me that Hillis once again changed representation (this time […]