Informed Athlete Blog

Medical Hardship Waivers

I’m often asked by athletes “how many games can I play and still be considered a redshirt for this season?” The answer is that, with few exceptions, any amount of time spent in a contest for your college will count … Read More

NCAA Division I Transfer Rules Working Group Update

The Division I Transfer Working Group continues to gather information and feedback from coaches, athletic administrators, and student-athletes to develop proposed rule changes which they intend to “…improve the transfer environment for colleges athletes, coaches, and teams.” It appears that … Read More

NEW Early NCAA Football Signing Date Announced

The Collegiate Commissioners Association (which governs the National Letter of Intent) has set the dates for the recently approved early signing period for football.  A short 72-hour signing period will begin on Wednesday, December 20 and close on Friday, Dec. … Read More