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How Teams and Agents are Adjusting to the NFL Virtual Draft

Apr 21, 2020

In the era of coronavirus, here's how NFL teams and agents are doing their job in the lead up to (and during) the NFL Virtual Draft.

How the NFLPA recommends you prepare for a work stoppage: bit.ly/WorkStoppageGuide

Three Things Agents Won't Tell You About the Business

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How to Prepare as Coronavirus hits Coaches Salaries

Apr 03, 2020

Iowa State athletics announced they'd be cutting coaches salaries and freezing bonuses for a year. Wondering what the language in your contract says about a work stoppage if your employer follows suit? Listen in!

If your Pro Day was canceled: bit.ly/ProDayWebinar
How to Work From Home with your Children: bit.ly/HowtoWorkFromHomeWebinar
How to hire an agent without spending a whole paycheck: bit.ly/CoachesCareerDevelopment
How the NFLPA recommends you prepare for a work stoppage: bit.ly/WorkStoppageGuide

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NFLPA's De Smith on the new CBA and Coronavirus

Mar 12, 2020

NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith and I review the biggest changes proposed in the new CBA: minimum salary, roster sizes, retirement benefits, and more, PLUS how the coronavirus' effect on the sports world should give players pause before they make their vote!

Find me at @agent_mcbridebaxter or www.jillmcbridebaxter.com
Buy my book at https://borntobeasportsagent.com

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Meet Oregon State LS Keegan Firth, 2020 NFL Draft Class

Feb 25, 2020

Meet long snapper Keegan Firth: a lifelong football devotee, and multi-sport high school athlete with experience at tight end and linebacker. He explains how the mental preparation he developed as a pitcher helps with snapping, why his coverage stands out, his breakdown of college vs pro style, his experience with Gary Zauner, his snapping progression, and more.

Learn more about Keegan and watch his film: https://www.jillmcbridebaxter.com/store/oEuWSpeL

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Defensive Philosophies & QB Injuries with Coach Mike Vite

Jan 14, 2020

Live from AFCA 2020! We talk about the growing rate of QB injuries and Coach Mike Vite's defensive philosophies after 30+ years in the industry.

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What the NCAA's Name, Image, Likeness Decision Could Mean for Athletes and Universities

Nov 01, 2019

Former NFL and college athletics communications director Steve Weakland joins my podcast to discuss the good, the bad and the ugly that could come from the NCAA's move to allow college athletes to profit off their name, image, and likeness.

Here's my guide for coaches on three things to consider about the decision: https://www.jillmcbridebaxter.com/nameimagelikeness

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NFLPA Executive Director on What's at Stake in the Next CBA

Oct 17, 2019

NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith joins me to talk about the realities of a possible work stoppage when the CBA expires in 2021, the key divides in the ongoing negotiations, the unfortunate truths of the business of football, and how players should be preparing to protect themselves. To quote 'D', "Our players have to be in a position to go two years without football."

Download the NFLPA's official work stoppage guide here: https://www.jillmcbridebaxter.com/work-stoppage

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The Future of Sports: Betting and eSports

Oct 03, 2019

FOX 11 sports anchor Liz Habib passionately shares what she sees as the future of sports. What might sports betting look like in 5 years? What could eSports evolve into? Listen to her predictions and let me know what you think via my social media @J_McBrideBaxter on Twitter, @Agent_McBrideBaxter on Instagram!

Find Liz on social at @LizHabib

For 2020 Draft Picks, get my free Five Questions to Ask an Agent guide here: https://www.jillmcbridebaxter.com/fivequestions

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How to Handle Player Fines

Sep 26, 2019

When a player gets handed down a fine for the first time, it can be a shock to them and to their agent. Often there are questions about how best to proceed. On today's episode I share how to handle player fines based on a recent experience with one of my clients.

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The Latest on the XFL

Sep 19, 2019

Ahead of the XFL draft in October, I fill you in on the latest with the league and what to expect out of the draft. Get XFL info: https://www.jillmcbridebaxter.com/opt-in

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