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The Players Toast
Thursday January 30th 6PM
15. T Mitchell Schwartz, Kansas City Chiefs Mitchell Schwartz had one of the greatest postseason runs in NFL history at any position, but few will have truly appreciated it because he played right tackle, where the position's best play manifests itself by going...
Tweet #WPMOYChallenge + Evans today! Walter Payton NFL Man Of The Year Award The Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award recognizes an NFL player for his excellence on and off the field. The award was established in 1970. It was renamed in 1999 after the late Hall of...
“I think one of the things we recognized is the blessings that we have now are because of those who came before us,” Camille, a 1991 Penn State graduate from the Smeal College of Business, said. “The best way to honor them was to give back. We knew how hard it was for...
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones confirms extension for RT La’el Collins: ‘He’s a stalwart for us at tackle’
The Cowboys have agreed to a contract extension with starting right tackle La'el Collins, team owner and general manager Jerry Jones confirmed Tuesday morning on 105.3 The Fan [KRLD-FM]. The five-year extension is expected to get finalized Tuesday and will include $35...
By John Dixon | @Arrowheadphones | Jun 12, 2019 Schwartz, 30, is entering his eighth NFL season — the last three with the Chiefs. In 2018, he was named a first-team All-Pro. Pro Football Focus gave him a stellar grade of 83.6 for the season — the highest of his...
Article written by Colin Deaver, KTSM News. "EL PASO, TEXAS (KTSM) - Dallas Cowboys offensive lineman La'el Collins was at El Paso High School on Saturday as part of the Cowboys high school football clinic. Over 200 of the best high school football players in El Paso,...
Article written by Mike Johnson, PFF. "Quietly, right guard Shaq Mason has strung together three straight dominant seasons along the New England Patriots offensive line. He’s proving to be an NFL Draft steal as a former fourth-round selection out of Georgia Tech, and...
Article written by Ryan Mink, Baltimore Ravens Staff Writer The Ravens could still add a veteran free-agent pass rusher or select one in the early rounds of April’s NFL Draft. But there’s no doubt that, after the loss of Terrell Suggs and Za’Darius Smith in...
Written by Tyler Conway of Bleacher Report Haloti Ngata, a five-time Pro Bowler and two-time first-team All-Pro in 13 NFLseasons, announced his retirement from football Monday from the top of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. Ngata wrote in an Instagram post: "Just a man...
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After spending over 20 years in college athletics with the Big 10 and Pac 10 as a player, coach and administrator, Deryk Gilmore left the team side to become a sports agent. Gilmore was certified as an agent in 2005 with Priority Sports and over the last 12 years has become one of the top agents in the industry according to Forbes Magazine.
Gilmore, having several first round draft picks over the years as well as multiple Pro-Bowlers he has consistently recognized players who can contribute in the NFL which is what has led to his success.
Gilmore started his company Day1 in 2017 with the vision of taking his goals and values on how to help players and make that dream a reality. The sports industry has become familiar with the P.L.A.N program Gilmore developed which helped players to develop relationships throughout the NFL and in corporate America and get jobs going forward in that industry.
“I have a passion for my clients, for football, and working to help them achieve their goals on the field and be men that the world will consider leaders off the field. I want to build an agency that reflects those values”.
Gilmore has been married for 24 years to Camille Gilmore, Vice President, Human Resources and Global Chief Diversity Officer at Boston Scientific Corporation. They have two sons, Dantae (18) who will attend The University of Alabama and Deion (17) who will be a senior at North Gwinnett High School.