This week on TABLE TALK, Daniel Kelly, former scout for the New York Jets and author of the book “Whatever It Takes”, joined Jeff to talk about his experiences as a NFL scout, how he got into the scouting world, and how he was almost hired by Andy Reid and Bobby April, former coaches for the Philadelphia Eagles.
Topics the guys dove into:
– Daniel’s early interest in NFL scouting.
– The New York Jets gave him a chance and his role in the 1998 AFC Championship Game.
– Are scouting academies and programs today good for the scouting world?
– His advice to those who love the game of football and want to work in the field as a scout.
Also, the guys discussed how he spent thousands of dollars of his own money putting together a scouting book and the hustle it took to land him his dream job.