Pac Pro Football Startup Hires Jamie Hemann As First CEO
By: Michael Smith, SBJ SBD – December 18th, 2018
Jamie Hemann, who previously spent 11 years at NFL Network, has been hired as the first CEO for Pacific Pro Football, a developmental league formed by agent Don Yee that is set to launch in July '20. Yee and Hemann have known each other for a decade through their NFL connections, which led to c...
What exactly is the Pacific Pro Football? (For those unwilling to click through and read the backstory) Pacific Pro Football is an alternative for players who might typically go to Alabama or the SEC power conferences. The age group of players will go straight from high school to the Pacific Pro where they will compete utilizing safer rules that will be then considered by the NFL. The athletes will also be paid, which is the most important aspect. They will be enrolled in college courses. If you are familiar with IMG the Pacific Pro will be a more corporatized version.