Leonard Fournette’s college football career is officially over, as he is skipping the Citrus Bowl to fully heal from a nagging ankle injury. But the now-former LSU star’s professional career is just getting started, as he plans to enter the NFL draft this spring, where he’s expected to be a top 10 draft pick. Today, Fournette made a big decision as he prepares for the pros, selecting an agency to represent him:
— 7⃣ Leonard Fournette (@_fournette) December 19, 2016
Roc Nation, the agency founded by rapper Jay Z, will be Fournette’s representation for the foreseeable future. Roc Nation has quickly become one of the most prominent agencies in the business, representing stars from many sports, including Kevin Durant, Dez Bryant, Robinson Cano, and others.
While training and getting healthy for the NFL, Fournette now can look forward to Roc Nation finding endorsements for him, including a possible shoe deal, and eventually a lucrative NFL contract.