New deal won’t hand Russell Wilson and the Seahawks a Super Bowl

The Seattle Seahawks got their man. Well, it was more like it was like they kept their man after handing quarterback Russell Wilson a contract extension to make him the highest-paid player in the National Football League. So what does that all mean for the Seahawks? Not a twiddle. Well, it does mean that head […]

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Carl Nassib continues his financial wellness journey

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – Carl Nassib, a Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end and outspoken Financial Wellness advocate, just wrapped his NFL Players Association Externship experience with Financial Finesse – the inventors of Financial Wellness and the firm behind the NFLPA’s award-winning financial coaching program. Nassib, whose informal economic tutorial with teammates was featured on HBO’s […]

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Von MIller

Denver star Von Miller is still standing as a man apart

CARSON, CA-There is not a quarterback in the National Football League that hasn’t felt the visceral impact that Von Miller brings with him every time he lines up and sets his eyes on the opponent’s backfield. For eight seasons, Philip Rivers and the Los Angeles Chargers, like the rest of the league, have had to […]

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NFL Players Coalition

How the Players Coalition and the NFL are making progress

(Takeo Spikes/Players Coalition)-The NFL Social Justice Initiative is an example of what happens when players, owners, the league and clubs work together to solve substantive issues and improve our communities. The NFL has several issues that it promotes — Salute to Service, breast cancer awareness, suicide prevention, and the fight against domestic violence and sexual […]

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