April 24, 2020
We now know who the top ten picks are in the 2020 NFL Draft. Here are the agencies that represent those top ten picks.
Klutch Sports had the No.2 and No.3 picks, Chase Young and Jeff Okudah respectively. Rich Paul is the founder of Klutch Sports Group and represents several prominent NBA players, including Anthony Davis, Eric Bledsoe, John Wall, Ben Simmons, Draymond Green, Jusuf Nurkić and long-time friend LeBron James.
The number No.1 pick Joe Burrow is represented by Creative Artists Agency LLC or CAA, which is an American talent and sports agency based in Los Angeles, California. It is regarded as a dominant and influential company in the talent agency business and manages numerous clients. In March 2016, CAA had 1,800 employees.
Roc Nation, LLC Is a somewhat new entertainment agency founded by Jay-Z in 2008. The company has offices in New York City, London, Nashville, and Los Angeles. The full-service entertainment company houses a record label, talent agency, touring and concert production company, music, film, philanthropy, other business activities & new ventures.
Lee Steinberg made a comeback recently by signing Patrick Mahomes. Steinberg Sports & Entertainment is a full-service athlete representation, marketing, and consulting firm. With over 56 years in the industry, SSE has guided the careers of hundreds of athletes, broadcasters and coaches as well as consulted for corporations, charities, and entertainment properties to achieve optimal success. With a commitment to paying it forward, SSE produces several world-class events to teach the next generation of professionals.
Young Money Sports is a sports agency that Lil Wayne set up in 2016. Young Money APAA Sports & Entertainment is a global leader in providing unparalleled agency and marketing services to professional athletes worldwide.
- Joe Burrow (Cincinnati) – CAA
- Chase Young (Washington) – Klutch Sports Group
- Jeff Okudah (Detroit) – Klutch Sports Group
- Andrew Thomas (NY Giants) – Roc Nation
- Tua Tagovailoa (Miami) – Steinberg Sports
- Justin Herbert (LA Chargers) – Athletes First
- Derrick Brown (Carolina) – Rosenhaus Sports
- Isaiah Simmons (Arizona) – Athletes First
- CJ Henderson (Jacksonville) – Roc Nation
- Jedrick Wills (Cleveland) – Young Money Sports