Exec Director Moorad Center, Villanova; NFL Biz Insider, Amazon; Columnist, TheMMQB; Business of Sports Podcast. Dad, triathlete, former Packers/ESPN.#neverpeak
NFL general managers and coaches are stewards of $2 billion assets yet we’re all worried they can’t properly operate a computer. #NFLDraft2020
True story (abbreviated, not Packers): GM calls another team, makes trade, high fives all around, announces it through team PR. NFL calls next day, wonders what he's talking about. GM had forgot or didn't think to call/email trade to NFL. Trade fell through.
Thursday morning quote: “I had an epiphany when I was at a celebrity party and it suddenly dawned on me that I had yet to meet a celebrity who is as smart and interesting as any of my friends.” ― Moby
Dodgers are paying Matt Kemp $32M to play for someone else. No NFL player is making $32M to play for his own team. Different world.