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The only podcast of its kind, Andrew Brandt spent a decade each as both a player agent and as Vice President of the Green Bay Packers and is now a weekly columnist at TheMMQB.com and the Director the Moorad Center for Sports Law at Villanova University. Brandt will pull back the curtain on the inner workings of sports with league and team executives, agents, lawyers, CEOs and other top sports professionals.

The only podcast of its kind, Andrew Brandt spent a decade each as both a player agent and as Vice President of the Green Bay Packers and is now a weekly columnist at TheMMQB.com and the Director the Moorad Center for Sports Law at Villanova University. Brandt will pull back the curtain on the inner workings of sports with league and team executives, agents, lawyers, CEOs and other top sports professionals.

Location:

Harrisburg, PA

Description:

The only podcast of its kind, Andrew Brandt spent a decade each as both a player agent and as Vice President of the Green Bay Packers and is now a weekly columnist at TheMMQB.com and the Director the Moorad Center for Sports Law at Villanova University. Brandt will pull back the curtain on the inner workings of sports with league and team executives, agents, lawyers, CEOs and other top sports professionals.

Twitter:

@RTFPodcast

Language:

English


Episodes

Brandt's Rants: Watson Appeal, Roquan Smith, Bengals Stadium Name

8/9/2022
This week, Andrew 'Rants' on the latest sports business news of the week including: The Deshaun Watson Appeal 1:01 Roquan Smith's 'Hold In Status' 7:57 Bengals New Stadium Name 12:06 LIV vs PGA 18:54 Serena Williams 25:02 Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League: https://andrewbrandt.clickfunnels.com/sales Website: https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew’s Sunday Seven Newsletter: https://www.andrew-brandt.com/sunday-seven Twitter: @AndrewBrandt Instragram: @AndrewBrandt2 Clubhouse:...

Duration:00:31:17

Brant's Rants: The Deshaun Watson Punishment

8/1/2022
Judge Sue Robinson, jointly appointed by the NFL & NFLPA announced her findings in the Deshaun Watson case. Andrew dives deep into her six game suspension decision including: the determination, the penalty, a possible appeal of the non violent assault cases. Andrew also discusses the minimal financial losses that Watson will incur this season. The 'Brandts Rants" continues with Andrew's thoughts on Deebo Samuel, DK Metcalf, Terry McLaurin, & the overall transformation of the Wide Receiver...

Duration:00:26:37

Brandt's Rants: Kyler Murray's Deal & Packers Financials

7/26/2022
This week is a "Brandt's Rants" edition of the Business Of Sports as Andrew rants on.... Kyler Murray's contract & study clause 1:40 Green Bay Packers financials 13:52 Franchise players not reporting to camp 20:00 Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League: https://andrewbrandt.clickfunnels.com/sales Website: https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew’s Sunday Seven Newsletter: https://www.andrew-brandt.com/sunday-seven Twitter: @AndrewBrandt Instragram: @AndrewBrandt2 Clubhouse: @adb719...

Duration:00:26:42

TJ Quinn: Brittney Griner's Russian Imprisonment

7/20/2022
ESPN Investigative Reporter TJ Quinn joins Andrew on this week's podcast to talk about WNBA star Brittney Griner's detainment in Russia, the trial, & the ongoing negotiations with the Russians to hopefully bring her home. Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League: https://andrewbrandt.clickfunnels.com/sales Website: https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew’s Sunday Seven Newsletter: https://www.andrew-brandt.com/sunday-seven Twitter: @AndrewBrandt Instragram: @AndrewBrandt2 Clubhouse:...

Duration:00:30:47

Mental Health in Sports

7/11/2022
This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew leads an in-depth panel discussion on mental health in sports with: Dr. Alfiee M. Breland-Noble, Sharon Masling, Ari Miller, & former Eagles All-Pro Running Back Brian Westbrook. The panel examines the importance of mental health and support of athletes in all levels, from amateur to professional athletics, how mental health support has evolved, current wellness programs already in place, & much more. Note: This recording was originally part of the...

Duration:00:47:06

One On One with Scott Pioli

7/4/2022
This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew sits down for an up close & revealing conversation with 3x Super Bowl champion executive Scott Pioli. Originally recorded earlier this spring at Villanova University’s Annual Moored Sports Law Journal Symposium, Andrew & Scott discuss a wide ranging list of topics including: Growing up surrounded by racial & gender inequalities 2:35 Scott’s early career in Cleveland with Bill Belichick 13:35 Hiring / Mentoring women in Football Operations 18:00 His...

Duration:00:48:31

Brandt's Rants: Watson Hearing, McLaurin Extension, Cannabis & Crypto Sponsorships

6/28/2022
This week is a "Brandt's Rants" edition of the Business Of Sports as Andrew Brandt talks about: Deshaun Watson's disciplinary hearing 1:44 The continuing stonewalling of Daniel Snyder 9:23 Terry McLaurin's new 3 year deal with Washington 13:40 LIV vs. PGA 16:00 MLB allowing cannabis sponsorships 17:03 Crypto sponsorships in Sports 18:37 Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League: https://andrewbrandt.clickfunnels.com/sales Website: https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew’s Sunday Seven...

Duration:00:20:15

Brandt's Rants: Congressional Hearings, Watson Settlement, Spanos Family

6/21/2022
This week is a 'Brandt's Rants' edition of the Business of Sports podcast with Andrew Brandt. On today's show Andrew talks about.... Roger Goodell taking the heat for Daniel Snyder in front of Congress 1:00 Deshaun Watson settling 20 of 24 lawsuits 6:45 The Spanos family sibling rivalry 11:55 Brooks Koepka leaving the PGA for LIV 15:30 Apple's media deal with MLS 20:37 The Golden State Warriors & the soft NBA Salary Cap 23:14 Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League:...

Duration:00:26:06

Jenny Vrentas: The Latest Deshaun Watson Allegations

6/15/2022
New York Times sports reporter Jenny Vrentas joins Andrew on this week’s pod to discuss her latest article on Deshaun Watson including: The Browns financial commitment to Watson 3:05 Watson’s pattern of behavior 5:59 The use of unlicensed massage therapists 8:48 The Houston Texans role in Watson’s alleged behavior 10:06 The 66 women timeline 14:33 Rusty Hardin’s comments with the Harris County District Attorney 16:15 NFL discipline for Deshaun Watson 22:28 Connect with the Andrew Sports...

Duration:00:27:25

Brandt's Rants: Broncos Sale, Aaron Donald, & Rams Salary Cap

6/8/2022
This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew weighs in on: The sale of the Denver Broncos to Rob Walton 1:16 Aaron Donald's new contract with the Rams 9:56 How the Rams manage the Salary Cap with the Donald & Stafford contracts 12:40 The 66 massage therapists & Deshaun Watson 20:12 The PGA vs LIV Golf Tour 26:05 Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League: https://andrewbrandt.clickfunnels.com/sales Website: https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew’s Sunday Seven Newsletter:...

Duration:00:30:29

Brandt's Rants: Kaepernick Workout, Njoku $, Broncos Bidders

5/31/2022
It’s a Brandt’s Rants edition of the Business Of Sports podcast as Andrew Brandt “Rants“ on… Colin Kaepernick’s workout with the Raiders :51 Why Daniel Snyder will remain the owner in Washington 5:19 David Njoku’s new contract with the Browns 11:03 Omar Khan as Steelers GM 13:33 The bidders for the Denver Broncos 17:43 Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League: https://andrewbrandt.clickfunnels.com/sales Website: https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew’s Sunday Seven Newsletter:...

Duration:00:25:54

Andrew's Background & Life Advice

5/24/2022
This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew Brandt brings in two of his Villanova students (Austin Meo & Janie Pierson) to interview him on his background, career as an agent, team executive, & more... Growing up in Washington DC (2:50) Law school (7:05) Working with David Falk (11:23) Representing athletes from different sports (15:55) Transiting from agent to GM of the Barcelona Dragons (19:00) Joining the Green Bay Packers (24:00) Signing team friendly deals (30:15) Work life balance...

Duration:01:06:06

Brandt's Rants: Tom Brady's Fox Deal, Deshaun's Suspension, More NIL News

5/17/2022
This Week is a "Brandt's Rants' edition of the Business Of Sports where Andrew 'rants' on.... Tom Brady's broadcasting deal with Fox :59 The NFL 'interviewing' Deshaun Watson 6:20 Jaire Alexander's contract extension with the Packers 11:50 The latest on NIL 15:13 Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League: https://andrewbrandt.clickfunnels.com/sales Website: https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew’s Sunday Seven Newsletter: https://www.andrew-brandt.com/sunday-seven Twitter: @AndrewBrandt...

Duration:00:21:51

Sports Illustrated's Ross Dellenger: How NIL Has Evolved

5/12/2022
Sports Illustrated's Ross Dellenger joins Andrew on this week's podcast to talk about the evolution of NIL in college athletics, mainly: When the boosters got involved 5:49 Recruiting 10:00 Booster Collectives & Player contracts 12:45 Who are the players beholden to... Coach, AD, or booster? 15:10 NCAA reinstating/reenforcing policies 19:45 Collectives hiring Assistant ADs & compliance officers 29:01 Will there be congressional action? 30:16 Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League:...

Duration:00:37:01

Andrew Brandt / Ross Tucker Crossover Pod: Tannehill's Mentoring Comments, NIL, & More

5/6/2022
Ross Tucker & Andrew Brand crossover onto each other's podcasts this week to discuss: American sports vs European model 2022 NFL International games Tom Brady on social Media Ryan Tannehill’s mentoring comments The future of NIL Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League: https://andrewbrandt.clickfunnels.com/sales Website: https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew’s Sunday Seven Newsletter: https://www.andrew-brandt.com/sunday-seven Twitter: @AndrewBrandt Instragram: @AndrewBrandt2...

Duration:00:27:02

The Business Side of the 2022 NFL Draft

4/28/2022
This week's podcast is devoted to the NFL Draft. Andrew discusses value picks (2:36), the Packers/Chiefs drafting to replace Adams/Hill (7:15), & some draft day stories from his time in Green Bay (12:23). Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League: https://andrewbrandt.clickfunnels.com/sales Website: https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew’s Sunday Seven Newsletter: https://www.andrew-brandt.com/sunday-seven Twitter: @AndrewBrandt Instragram: @AndrewBrandt2 Clubhouse: @adb719...

Duration:00:25:15

Brandt's Rants: NIL Abuse, NFL Rookie Contracts, Derek Carr's New Deal

4/19/2022
This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew Brandt 'Rants' on the following top stories in the sports business world including: The latest on NIL including possible abuse & possible future regulations 1:15 Star NFL WR's (Deebo Samuel & AJ Brown) playing under their rookie contracts 12:04 The NFL Rookie pay system & Kyler Murray 17:55 Derek Carr's new deal with the Raiders 20:40 Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League: https://andrewbrandt.clickfunnels.com/sales Website:...

Duration:00:24:06

Joe Pompliano

4/15/2022
Business Of Sports expert Joe Pompliano joins Andrew on this week's podcast. They talk about Joe's wealth management background & his transition to the sports business including: Joe's popular twitter threads 3:14 How Joe created his content business 9:49 The evolution & growth in the Business of Sports 14:14 Joe's 'Huddle Up' Newsletter 17:36 Daily routines for success 25:12 Crypto in Sports 32:06 Formula 1 & Netflix 38:47 Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League:...

Duration:01:02:44

AJ Perez: NFL Visiting Team Shared Ticket Revenue

4/5/2022
This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew Brandt talks with AJ Perez (Front Office Sports) about his reporting of the allegations against the Washington Commanders for allegedly failing to share visiting team ticket revenues. (9:24) Additionally, Andrew 'Rants' on the MLB's lack of Salary Cap, which allows the Oakland A's to have a team payroll less than what some players make on their own (4:07). Also Andrew comments on the trade between the New Orleans Saints and the Philadelphia Eagles....

Duration:00:44:18

Brandt's Rants: Fallout from the Watson Contact + Bills Stadium

3/30/2022
This week on the Business Of Sports, Andrew 'Rants' on.... The fallout from the Deshaun Watson guaranteed contract 2:50 The Public Funding of the Buffalo Bills new Stadium 14:47 Villanova in the Final Four 20:47 Connect with the Andrew Sports Business League: https://andrewbrandt.clickfunnels.com/sales Website: https://www.andrew-brandt.com Andrew’s Sunday Seven Newsletter: https://www.andrew-brandt.com/sunday-seven Twitter: @AndrewBrandt Instragram: @AndrewBrandt2 Clubhouse: @adb719...

Duration:00:23:10