“My first year in the National Football League I saw players that I thought were better than me have bad practices or get hurt and then get cut. I saw them taken completely off guard trying to figure out what to do next with their life. I didn’t want that to be me.”
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."
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."
Feb 7, 2018 7:11 AM
Written by: Aaron Randolph Images: Jeremy Stewart Former NFL running back Jeremy Stewart has taken his talents from the football field to the classroom. Stewart played in the National Football League for four years and is now enrolled as a full-time graduate student at the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business majoring in Finance. Jeremy Stewart exceeded in football at the high school, collegiate, and professional level. Stewart had been playing since he was eight years old.…
Jan 30, 2018 9:35 AM
Clark Atlanta University Head Coach Darrell Walker against the Boston Celtics. Walker played with the New York Knicks from 1983-1986 Words: Craig Allen Brown Images: Darrell Walker | CAU Athletics Former NBA player and coach Darrell Walker is using his experiences and compassion to significantly alter the lives of student-athletes at Clark Atlanta University. His men’s basketball team is undergoing significant growth, in the classroom and on the hardwood. Darrell Walker excelled at basket…
Jan 23, 2018 10:35 AM
Words: Aaron Tyson Image: Grambling State University Athletics James Cooper’s initial commitment to Grambling State University began in 2000, where he would embark on the arduous journey of a student-athlete. Similar to the parade of accolades garnered by his then head coach — American Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Famer, Wilbert Ellis—Cooper’s athletic ability as an outfielder awarded him All-Conference and All-SWAC honors during his career. Unbeknownst, that would not be the last …
From Transition to Purpose: Daron Roberts Talks About his Journey From Harvard Law, NFL Coach, and More.
Jan 15, 2018 9:32 AM
By Aaron Tyson January 15, 2018 " Right now I can say without a shadow of a doubt that my purpose in life is to help others identify, craft, and execute a game plan for success." Daron, in his early years, ultimate goal was to immerse himself in the political arena. During his time at Harvard, he served as a volunteer coach at a football camp that altered the vision he had for his life. Fast forwad 169 letters to NFL coaches later, he finds himself rejecting an offer to work for a law firm…