I do think it’s possible to be all football, all the time — like I am — but still be “more than a football player” and focus on the long term.
The Long Game
Football is life. Until it’s not. In partnership with John Hancock, six rookies look ahead to life after the game and redefine what it means to retire.
New England Patriots rookie Sony Michel shares his passion for hip-hop and his plan to share his voice with the world after football....
That’s how I see myself giving back. Through kids. I want to be a positive role model.
Steelers wide receiver James Washington has a vision for retirement, and it includes restoring classic cars, bow-hunting and ranching. This is the rookie's Cars
I love the game. I’m dedicated to it completely. I give it my all. But, at the same time, football is not all that I am.
Not only is Phillip Lindsay busy making headlines on the field as a rookie, but he’s also creating his vision for life after football.