“I’m in a place that I prayed to be at.” Melique Straker’s journey from Brampton to Jonesboro

There are nearly 130 division one, FBS football programs across the United States, each team carrying rosters north of 100 players, making it a total close to 13,000 football players on FBS rosters. In each of those locker rooms across the country, it took every player a different journey to make it to where theyContinue reading ““I’m in a place that I prayed to be at.” Melique Straker’s journey from Brampton to Jonesboro”

Football player by day, creative by night; Rodney Owens’ interest in media grows with startup “Raw Visionary”

The University of Memphis Tigers’ defensive back Rodney Owens is in his fourth season with the Tigers. Over the last three seasons he made a total 134 tackles, 16 pass breakups, 8 tackles for loss, 5 interceptions, 4 sacks and one force fumble. He came into Memphis from Iowa Western Community College in 2019 andContinue reading “Football player by day, creative by night; Rodney Owens’ interest in media grows with startup “Raw Visionary””

Onto the next; Memphis vs North Texas highlights, Tigers prepare for Temple

The University of Memphis Football team is on a three game winning streak. Coming off of wins against Navy, Arkansas State, and North Texas they look to improve to 4-1 with a win over the Temple Owls. Watch JZ Media’s reel from the win over North Texas and watch as they take on the OwlsContinue reading “Onto the next; Memphis vs North Texas highlights, Tigers prepare for Temple”

A JZ Media day in the life with highly touted Sterling Dixon of Mobile Christian

At Mobile Christian School in Mobile, Alabama coach Ronnie Cottrell has a special team. He has a group of young student athletes that not only have the ability to play football at the next level, but he has a team filled with athletes talented past just the game of football. One player, and a perfectContinue reading “A JZ Media day in the life with highly touted Sterling Dixon of Mobile Christian”

“I’m enjoying the process.” London, England’s Seydou Traore and his journey to division one football

In 2022 there are several paths you can take to play division one football in the NCAA. Although it isn’t a common path taken for most players, Seydou Traore’s path from London, England to Arkansas State is an interesting one and makes up of a good story. Traore began playing football in England, at aContinue reading ““I’m enjoying the process.” London, England’s Seydou Traore and his journey to division one football”