Keynote Speaking Session

On the evening before each ANC Combine there is a featured presentation by ANC founder, former NFL executive and television producer, Stephen Austin, for all players, their families and friends to attend. Preceding Stephen, veteran NFL Regional Combine Directors and pro scouts will share the secrets and techniques for a successful combine performance. They will also share an insider’s look into the best ways for players to market themselves to the pros and the intricacies of the scouting process and pro prospect identification.


As keynote speaker, Stephen will reveal the difference between football player success and failure. He will bring to life in vivid detail all aspects of the path to the pros, including decision making, accountability, consequences, commitment, physical preparation, character, agents, and exactly what it takes to make it to the pros. He will also explain the financial dynamics involved with life altering NFL salaries. To make his points, Stephen will go deep into the worlds of pro leagues, super agents, super star athletes, the IRS, big time media and his 35 years of experience in the world of pro football. 


From personal experience inside the worlds of business, sports and entertainment Stephen will share the keys to success on the field, off the field - at the bank.