Entering the NFL is the dream of many young men out there. As players try to get noticed, train hard, prepare to enter the draft and more, it's NFL agents that are going to get them the deals.
About Tom Condon Tom Condon, formally referred to as Thomas Joseph Conton, is undoubtedly an NFL agent born about the 26th day of October 1952 and was raised in Ansonia, Connecticut. Condon was named probably the most influential NFL agent in 2006 by Sporting News and is, along with Ben Dogra, the top of Creative Artists Agency's Football Division. Before becoming a realtor, Condon, who attended Boston College, played being an offensive lineman to the Kansas NFL team Kansas City Chiefs for ten years (1974 - 1984) and New England Patriots for just one year (1985). Throughout his playing career, Condon played 148 games, starting in 131 and recovering four fumbles. His exemplary sportsmanship earned him an area in Boston College Varsity Club's Athletic Hall of Fame. After earning his Doctor of Law degree from your University of Baltimore during off-seasons, while representing his team in the National Football League during football season, Tom continued to become the National Football League Players Association president from 1984 to 1986 before joining International Management Group (IMG), a global sports and talent management company in 1991. The agent is still considered probably the most influential NFL agents and made over $59 million in commissions in 2015 alone. As the head of CAA football, Tom Condon manages 41 clients together with his contracts worth over $1.5 billion. His most valuable clients include Matthew Stafford (the 18th highest-paid athlete in 2014), Peyton Manning (the 27th highest-paid athlete in 2016), J.J Watt (the 29th highest-paid athlete in 2015), and Eli Manning (the 13th highest-paid athlete in 2016) to name a few. For an NFL agent, Tom has been loved and hated, he's experienced debt and has even been sued a few times. But despite all this, they have hung on to rebuild his business and life. Today, he is finding new players, getting them humongous contracts while helping them make reasonable investments. As a person who once played the overall game, Tom understands the highs and lows of football. He understands his clients and treats them like family. But the most notable thing about him is that he is a down-to-earth person ' despite his influence in NFL. Besides he live in Kansas City, the place where he spent nearly all of his football career, he still flies coach and makes time for his family, although he is a busy man. It is such accomplishments and qualities that make it easy to see why Tom Condon is considered probably the most celebrated NFL agents for all time.drewrosenh... 00:03:02 15 0 Downloads 0 Comments
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