“Being recognized for this award is a blessing because of the hard work that I put in to become the player I am today. It’s truly a blessing.”
May 25, 2018 2:33 PM
"It's a brand. It's a lifestyle. That lifestyle is why I am here today and I am able to articulate that and give back to the next because of my experiences."
Edniesha Curry Breaks Through Glass Ceiling: Named Assistant Men's Basketball Coach at University of Maine
May 17, 2018 1:40 PM
“Sometimes people see what you’re supposed to do before you do.”
Apr 23, 2018 7:49 AM
"The thing I've learned about the business is really focusing on the people you've got, giving them all your energy and it will naturally grow that way."
The Victory Truck in the DMV Area Made Sense for Chef Tobias After Transitioning Away From Professional Sports
Apr 22, 2018 11:43 AM
"I love cooking and I want to share it with as many people as possible."
Stephon Morris Achieved Dream of Playing Professional Football to Helping Create Prime Xample Skills Academy with Father Roman Morris
Apr 9, 2018 10:57 AM
“Start connecting the next part of your life that doesn’t consist of football, we have to make sure that we are using the four years of college to turn the next four years of our life into success. Network as much you can, intern as much as you can, get as much education as you can, communicate as much as you can, and ask as many questions as you can.”
Mar 27, 2018 2:21 PM
"I wanted to put something in place so now moving forward, athletes have a book they can read, a class they could take, or a course they could go to that will actually help them transition into life after sports."
Former NFL Defensive Back Cooper Taylor Accomplished Goal of Playing in NFL: Now Taking on Another Dream of Obtaining his MBA
Mar 14, 2018 2:16 PM
“Indiana University is a great business school and they understand the rigors of the NFL.”
Mar 1, 2018 4:30 PM
"I run my companies based on how the Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots run things. Those are two people who have a tradition of consistent winning and being able to handle adversity and adapt."
Feb 19, 2018 1:14 PM
“I realized early on that I could make a name for myself and take advantage of my on-field opportunities and turn that into more off the field opportunities, I want to change the world with my abilities on the field, I want to be Ja’Michael the hall of fame football player who opened the door for thousands of kids.”
Feb 14, 2018 6:07 AM
By Aaron Tyson The transition from an elite athletic figure to one's life beyond sports can present its challenges. Many are welcomed into professional athletics with open arms and a traveling fan base that can be traced back as far as sixth-grade. The drafted players are instantly identified as icons and hometown heroes — or better yet celebrities in today’s digital world. Even those who are undrafted are celebrated, having reached a level of playing competition that only a small percentage…