I relay the inside scoop I got from a former NFL general manager who currently consults teams on navigating free agency. Why do teams sign one guy and not another - what factors do they consider? How do they handle draft picks? I also share the perspective of a current NFL GM on the proposed change to the review rule, and give you a roundup of the biggest moves in free agency.
Penn State Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Sandy Barbour joins the podcast to explain how an athletic director goes through the process of hiring a head coach.
Penn State Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Sandy Barbour joins the podcast to explain the origins of the NCAA transfer portal, potential areas of change to transfer policies, the ins and outs of transfer waivers, and more.
Former University of Utah punter Tom Hackett joins the podcast to debate the pros and cons of the NCAA transfer portal while Jill shares her perspective on the portal as a coach's wife, daughter, and an industry veteran. If you are a college football player looking to play professionally and want to explore your options for representation, contact Jill via email at [email protected]
Get to know Noah Borden, a long snapper from University of Hawai'i and member of veteran sports agent Jill Baxter's 2019 draft class! Noah had a near-perfect snapping record after taking over as starter two games into his freshman year. He was named a Wuerffel Trophy semifinalist in 2018 and earned many academic honors throughout his career. To learn more about Noah, email Jill at [email protected]
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Get to know Malik Pierre, a running back from LIU Post and member of veteran sports agent Jill Baxter's 2019 draft class! A two-time first team All-NE10 selection, Malik ranked 4th in the conference in rushing yds and 3rd in rushing TDs this season. He finished his career ranked 3rd all-time at LIU Post w/ 3,114 career rushing yds. To learn more about Malik, email Jill at [email protected]
Veteran sports agent Jill McBride Baxter sits down with Jake Zweig, Director of Player Development and special teams analyst at Illinois. A former Navy SEAL, Zweig is an expert in identifying and grooming great leaders and shares his insight to Jill and her listeners.
Get to know Tyler Griffiths, a long snapper from NC State and veteran sports agent Jill Baxter's newest client! Griffiths was a four-year starter for the Wolfpack for a total of 52 games with over 400 career snaps. He was a finalist for the 2018 David Binn Award - honoring the college long snapper of the year. To schedule a meeting with Jill, visit her website at jillmcbridebaxter.com or email her at [email protected]
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Get to know Quinn Bailey, an offensive lineman from Arizona State and veteran sports agent Jill Baxter's newest client! Bailey has played at tackle and guard and made 34 starts with the Sun Devils. This year he was a Pac-12 All-Conference Honorable Mention and won the team's Randall McDaniel Outstanding Offensive Lineman award.
Veteran sports agent Jill McBride Baxter sits down with her father, legendary Utah football head coach Ron McBride to get his perspective on why a player succeeds at the professional level. Coach McBride had over 160 of his student-athletes play in the NFL.