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CFB Return to Play Roundup

Jul 03, 2020

Today I discuss what college football is up against as they return to play, including student-athlete health and scholarship status, Under Armour's move to end their deal with UCLA, and the repercussions of coaches' racist remarks.

Risk factors for severe COVID: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/need-extra-precautions/people-with-medical-conditions.html

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Do players with COVID go on IR? The NFL's return to play

Jun 25, 2020

After participating in a NFLPA conference call with agents nationwide, I report back to my podcast audience on the challenges of the NFL's return to play.

Watch the replay of my free class, Five Worst Mistakes Sports Agents Make: https://www.jillmcbridebaxter.com/register-for-my-free-class-five-worst-mistakes-sports-agents-make

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BLM: Coach's Daughter Towanda Robinson speaks on the Black experience in America

Jun 19, 2020

Happy Juneteenth! Today I pass the mic to Towanda Robinson, daughter of Texas A&M RB Coach Tommie Robinson. Towanda addresses everything from using Black Lives Matter instead of All Lives Matter, discrimination in the workplace, "The Talk" and interactions with the police, and what non-Black people can do to contribute to the movement. We also talk about movies and TV shows that are worth watching. Here are some suggestions: 12 Years A Slave, Malcolm X, Selma, Do the Right Thing, Higher Learning, The Color Purple, Mudbound, Detroit, Roots, and Fruitvale Station.

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Road Map to Becoming A Successful Sports Agent

May 29, 2020

I take questions from aspiring sports agents to help lay out the road map to becoming a successful agent.

Register for my free class, the Five Deadliest Mistakes Sports Agents Make: https://www.jillmcbridebaxter.com/deadliest-mistakes-class

Read a free sample of my book, Born to be a Sports Agent: https://www.jillmcbridebaxter.com/free-book-sample

Get my playlist for aspiring sports agents: https://www.jillmcbridebaxter.com/get-my-playlist

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Veteran NFL Scout Candidly Discusses How COVID Prevented 300 Players From NFL Opportunities

May 21, 2020

Longtime NFL scout Russell Bolinger, now with the Atlanta Falcons, offers a rich behind the scenes look into the NFL scouting process, and a detailed explanation of how COVID prevented 300 players from NFL opportunities.

Read a free selection of "Born to be a Sports Agent" https://www.jillmcbridebaxter.com/free-book-sample

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COVID's Impact on NCAA Recruiting Guidelines + NFL Scouting Routines

May 11, 2020

In response to coronavirus, the NCAA has granted waivers to recruiting rules for Division I effective May 11-31 (for now). Learn how the NCAA has, in essence, created the opportunity for virtual unofficial visits. We also discuss how coronavirus is impacting NFL scouts' ability to work towards the 2021 Draft.

Contact David Rosen at (408) 757-3214

Read a free selection of "Born to be a Sports Agent" https://www.jillmcbridebaxter.com/free-book-sample

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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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