Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts lately signed a record-breaking NFL contract with the assistance of his agent, Nicole Lynn, who landed him as a shopper with a direct message on Instagram.
Hurts, 24, thanked Lynn on Monday throughout a press convention, saying she set a precedent and proved that girls may grow to be nice brokers.
“It means the world. Not solely to set a precedent for what may very well be achieved however to acknowledge that girls can do it too,” Hurts stated. “She’s fairly lit for doing that — that is the phrase today, lit. She did an ideal job with it, I am appreciative of her and hopefully she’s setting a precedent and she or he’s empowering individuals to do it sooner or later.
“I do not put a intercourse on that, I do not put a race on that, I do not put something: When you’re a grinder, let’s grind, let’s work. Let’s do it.”
Lynn, 34, famously reached out to Hurts with a direct message on Instagram after he performed his remaining faculty sport, saying she would like to signify him.
Jalen Hurts’ workforce is made up totally of ladies
Now, Hurts’ workforce is made up totally of ladies, and Lynn was named the president of soccer operations for Klutch Sports activities Group.
She negotiated Hurts’ five-year contract extension value up $51 million per season to make him the highest-paid participant of all time.
When requested why the contract wasn’t absolutely assured, Hurts stated he’d quite have championship than cash, and that constructing a roster requires sacrifice.
Hurts’ historic contract was signed amid a dispute between the Baltimore Ravens and quarterback Lamar Jackson, who calls for a fully-guaranteed deal.