Active Players

Make the Most of Your Offseason

Don't get caught spending your whole offseason playing video games. Spend some of your time off getting on the ball - explore new opportunities and prepare for your future off the field.


NFLPA Externship

This program is a unique opportunity for you to gain professional experience for future career opportunities. During the offseason, you will spend time with various organizations committed to educating you on their respective industries, providing opportunities to work on projects, and offering feedback on what it would take to make it in their business.

Dates: February 10 - March 6, Depending on Partner

Be an Extern

Career Advising

Work with AthLife to develop your skills and brand by receiving one-on-one guidance in: 

      Resume Building
      LinkedIn Creation

Start the Process

NFLPA Global Job Shadow Program

There’s no better time than now to continue building your professional network. By completing a job shadow you are not only taking time to learn about a company of interest, but also investing in the businessman you already are. We have a wide variety of opportunities for you, so spend a few days before training camp shaking hands and learning from industry professionals. Interested in learning more? Reach out to your NFLPA Player Director or email us.

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Continue Your Education

Get smart about your future. No matter what stage of your playing career, a degree can be a valuable tool for your current and future endeavors. Whether you’re looking to finish your degree or earn the next one, get connected to resources that match your goals.

Take Your First Steps


Leadership Summit & Collegiate Bowl

January 16 - 18
If you are interested in getting involved as a Player Rep, Executive Committee member or Team Council, the Leadership Summit is a great opportunity to prepare you for these responsibilities. You’ll also get a chance to check out the premiere collegiate all-star game – NFLPA Collegiate Bowl. Call-to-Action: If you are interested in attending, please email us or reach out to your NFLPA Player Director

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Super Bowl Week

January 27 - February 2

Super Bowl is right around the corner. Wondering what to do in MIA? Whether you’re interested in tech start-ups, paid appearances, art, mental health or rubbing shoulders with potential business partners, the NFLPA has you covered. Write us to make sure you’re on the list to receive the most up to date information regarding Super Bowl Week.

Get On the List

Office Visits

Come stop by your NFLPA office to meet the staff who make the impossible possible. During office visits you will learn how to maximize your available resources, expand your network and hear more about the day-to-day operations of the union. Let us know if you're interested in coming through!

Visit the Office


Consumer Electronics Show 2020

January 7 - 10

It's one of the largest technology conferences in the world, and you can attend for free! Get a complimentary pass to attend the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, giving you access to all CES exhibits as well as the Sports Innovation Lounge at the Aria Hotel. As our guest, we'll also add you to the list for the private NFLPA reception.

Get to CES


You're More Than an Athlete.

What's your "And" -  your passion and interest beyond football? Let us know! We’ll feature you on our social media channels and send you a free #AthleteAnd t-shirt to wear as an easy conversation starter about your “And.”

Tell Us Your "And"


Want More? Read the offseason rules. Learn more about your benefits. Contact us.