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In normal times, NFL teams sometimes must scramble to find players during the season when a wave of injuries or other issues hit. In 2020, multiply those needs exponentially because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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WaV Sports & Entertainment Co-Founder Dean Dalton went on Sirius/XM NFL Radio’s Movin’ The Chains to explain the NFL Alumni Academy and why it is necessary for the future of the National Football League.
The goal of the NFL Alumni Academy is to get free agents ready in season to play in the NFL so that when any of the 32 teams need a player it can be "one-stop shopping" for them to bolster their roster. Don't let the name confuse you. It is so called because the system was planned out by the NFL Alumni Association, led by former Minnesota Vikings running backs coach Dean Dalton.
Several NFL Alumni are serving as coaches and mentors at the new NFL Alumni Academy inside the Pro Football Hall of Fame Village in Canton, Ohio. The Academy is an invitation-only training program designed to prepare top free agent prospects for promotion to NFL team rosters or practice squads.
WCCO's Mike Max interviews WaV Sports & Entertainment Co-Founder Dean Dalton about their work creating the NFL Alumni Academy and what this means for the future of the NFL’s player development.