Football Episodes

Entrepreneurship Football

Will Blackmon — The NFL Wine Guy's Journey from Super Bowl Winning Safety to Sommelier

This special weekend addition pod comes on the heels of our guest's official launch of his latest business endeavor, The Wine MVP.

Entrepreneurship Football

Mark Schlereth — NFL's Renaissance Man on Sacrifice & Building an Enduring Culture in Business

Just in time for the NFL draft, 12-year NFL veteran and TV football analyst, Mark Schlereth, joins The Game Plan from Denver, CO to discuss everything from why the NFL Combine is flawed, to the ups and downs of being an entrepreneur and investor.

Entrepreneurship Football

Justin Forsett — Managing an Ethical Brand with Integrity During the COVID-19 Crisis

Nine-year NFL veteran and Pro Bowl Running back, Justin Forsett, joins us on The Game Plan to discuss why he believes all the CPG brands price gouging during the coronavirus crisis are destroying their long term brand equity for short term gain, and why his brand, Hustle Clean, has a very different approach to generating strong customer LTV.

Investing Entrepreneurship Football

Matt Stover — Unseen Side of Philanthropy and Building Businesses after 20 Years in the NFL

TWENTY-year NFL veteran Matt Stover joins The Game Plan to share the story of his transition from two-time Super Bowl Champion to empowering athletes, entertainers, and other philanthropists to easily set up and administer their own charitable organizations.

Investing Football

Derrick Morgan — Impact Investing, Opportunity Zones, and Finding New Purpose after Football

Nine-year NFL veteran Derrick Morgan joins The Game Plan to share with us the impact investing he is doing in his hometown of Coatesville, Pennsylvania, his NFL home of Nashville, Tennessee, and other metro areas throughout the US.

Football Entrepreneurship

Matt Flanagan — Undrafted Careers and Making the Most of Every Opportunity

This episode of The Game Plan features 24-year-old Matt Flanagan, a second-year tight end in the NFL, who is keen on commercializing medical technologies when his football career comes to an end. Flanagan went undrafted in 2018 but signed with the Washington Redskins where he played alongside great tight ends like Vernon Davis and Jordan Reed. Before the NFL, Matt played at the University of Pittsburgh and Rutgers University before that, where he studied biology and biotechnology. This offseason, Matt is finishing his MBA at the University of Pittsburgh focused on tech commercialization. With Tim away this week, Matt and I chatted 1-on-1 about: The challenges of being a Division 1 athlete while succeeding in academics How the current CBA impacts the NFL minimum contracts His internship last year at WeWork Why he is excited about wearable technologies How he mentally and emotionally handles NFL free agency. Please follow Matt on Twitter ( @MrFlantastic ) and Instagram ( @funkmaster.flan ) to keep up with Matt on his career in the NFL and beyond. Follow co-hosts Jay Kapoor ( @JayKapoorNYC ) and Tim Katt ( @Tim_Katt ) for all things sports, media, tech, and venture capital. Follow The Game Plan on Twitter ( @thegameplanshow ) and Instagram ( @gameplanshow ) for show news & updates, to recommend guests, & for bonus content!

Entrepreneurship Football

Ellis Wyms — Versatility on the Defensive Line and in Starting Education Non-Profits

Our next episode of The Game Plan features Ellis Wyms, Super Bowl XXXVII Champion with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Entrepreneurship Football

Jake "The Snake" Plummer — Building a Playbook For Success After Life in the NFL

Our very first episode of The Game Plan features NFL Legend Jake "The Snake" Plummer!