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I was sitting with my teammates in a dark room with a projector. A player had made a mistake in a game and the time to answer for his sin was at hand.  Our coach was livid. Pausing the film (always the first step of an...

I often get asked for money advice. Friends, co-workers, former NFL players, even guys from my basketball team will occasionally reach out to me seeking assistance with their money mindset. Most of the time, I begin the discussion by asking one key question: Are you a...

Ryan was the keynote speaker for their teacher training on financial literacy. Ryan gave tools that highlight functional learning for students around debt, cost vs price, and mire. He also encouraged elements for teachers to draw on from their personal financial literacy to connect with students....

Financial literacy means you understand saving, spending, debt and YOUR FINANCIAL GOALS. When you do this, you create financial independence which means your lifestyle is secure regardless of your immediate employment situation. Financial literacy = financial safety Feel behind in those areas? Don’t worry, we all are. We are...

Going into my eighth NFL season, a major decision presented itself. I had recently worked out with the Miami Dolphins. They called my agent following the workout and said that, while they liked me, they were not going to offer me a contract at that time. Shortly...

Ryan hosted for Denver’s biggest night as Emcee for the Downtown Denver Awards. The Awards recognized the 6 best development projects completed through the 2018 year in Downtown Denver....

When it comes to questions about Ramadan, I have heard them all, but there are a handful that are pretty common. As we celebrate this year, let’s take a look at some of the frequently asked questions about Ramadan. I should preface this by saying that...

If you know me, you know that I do not sugar-coat my opinions. Who has that kind of time? While I love the Broncos’ organization, I would not say that I liked their draft if I did not truly believe it. Well, I can say confidently...

“Yeah baaaaaaby!!!” yelled my uncle, as my family raced through the door with “BRONCOS” printed on paper and taped to whatever hats and T-shirts they could find. My father, sitting there in a state of shock, responded to every comment by screaming “WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!” My grandmother was crying...