What happens when the stadium lights go out and athletes decide to hang up their cleats for retirement?
Follow up:Sources report that many struggle with life after football. But after digging around on LinkedIn, we were inspired to analyze how 2,000+ former players are repurposing their skills off the field into new career paths. It turns out that over 40% of former NFL players on LinkedIn take on some sort of entrepreneurial, sales or finance-related role. A further 18% continue their sports-focused journey as coaches or in related athletic professions.