APSE client and former University of Kentucky tight end, Morgan Newton, signed with the New York Giants. The 6-foot-4, 240-pound tight end from the University of Kentucky spent most of his career at quarterback before converting to tight end early in his senior season. As a quarterback, Newton completed 193 of 384 passes (50.3 percent) for 1,837 yards 15 touchdowns and 13 interceptions. He also rushed for 515 yards and three touchdowns on 169 carries. APSE is proud of Morgan and look forward to him excelling at the next level.
Up to six million Americans may be at risk for anaphylaxis – a severe allergic reaction that happens quickly and may cause death. Steelers great Jerome “The Bus” Bettis is teaming up with Sanofi US to increase the understanding and importance of being properly prepared when at risk for anaphylaxis. Bettis, who is highly allergic to shellfish, and Sanofi US are launching The Severe Allergy & Anaphylaxis Playbook- valuable tips to help people living with severe allergies. The playbook includes tips for various types of allergies. To learn more about The Severe Allergy & Anaphylaxis Playbook Click here.
With new addition of NFL 2013 Draft pick for the San Diego Chargers, Manti Te’o, would inside linebacker DJ Smith be able to come back from his season ending knee injury and step his game up to contribute to the team’s defense? To see DJ’s plays before his injury, click here
Former Arizona State University offensive weapon, Jamal Miles signed with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Miles, a stud wide receiver and kick returner, earned 2nd team All Pac 12 and is Arizona State’s all time leader in kick return yardage. As a kick returner, Miles recorded 1,789 yards from 77 returns with 3 returns for touchdowns over 90 yards. APSE is proud of Jamal and look forward to him excelling at the next level.
APSE commends Devin Smith on signing with his hometown team, the Dallas Cowboys! During his standout career at the University of Wisconsin, Devin recorded 154 tackles, 7 interceptions and 30 pass deflections. Devin excelled both on and off the field during his collegiate career. Not only was he named Second Team All-Big Ten by the media and Honorable Mention by the coaches, but he was also selected to the Academic Big Ten team. APSE is excited about Devin’s success thus far and eagerly anticipate his professional career.
Former Steelers running back, Jerome Bettis shared his memory of the 1993 NFL Draft with For The Win. With the 2013 NFL Draft currently in the air, Jerome recalls his experience and also shares his view on what took place three years after his draft day. To read more on the story, click here
Congratulations to line backer D.J Smith on signing with the San Diego Chargers. We wish you continuous success D.J!
Hall of Fame running back Barry Sanders won over his competitor Adrian Peterson securing 58% of fan votes. Barry who was completely shocked by his recent achievement is thankful to the Madden series for giving an opportunity to stay relevant to the younger generation. The APSE family would like to extend a special congratulations to Barry on this accomplishment! Additionally, to all his fans and supporters that made this possible, thank you. To read more on Barry’s views with reference to taking part in the competition and winning the cover, click here