Ex-NFLer Barry Gardner Launches BeGreat Sports

According to Liz Mullen, former NFL player, Barry Gardner, has ventured into the representation industry and started BeGreat Sports, along with longtime business partner Blake Baratz. Together, Gardner and Baratz represent 22 NFL players. Baratz, who presides over The...

In The Ever-Changing NFL, Who Is Willing To Adapt The Quickest?

The volatility of the NFL has been an ongoing concern among the media, players, owners, agents and all fans involved. There are several factors that have played an integral role in the changing of the National Football League. NFL teams rely heavily on their belief in...

English Football Association Proposes New Regulations For Agents

Football agents in England’s top division are among the most polarizing figures associated with the sport. Tasked with managing the financial affairs of their clients, agents will begin to pop into the headlines during contract negotiations and high-profile transfers....

WME Leads The Way In Signing Broadcasting Clients

Over the course of the last year, WME has emerged as the top agency for sports broadcasting clients. Former NFL players Dwight Freeney, Ryan Clark and Marcus Spears are among a few of WME’s most recent talent added to their NFL broadcasting client roster. On the...

Maverick Carter: From Humble Beginnings To Hollywood Influencer

Maverick Carter is a kid from Akron who “knows what he knows”. Now that may seem like downplaying his success but for Carter, it acts as a reminder to remain humble. In a Wall Street Journal tracking piece by Alex Bhattacharji, we get a glimpse into the day-to-day...