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You don't have to enter the draft but that would be your best option. Most college players who sigh as a free agent don't make it all that long.

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Q: Do college seniors have to enter the NFL draft or can they just workout for a team and sign as a free agent?
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Can a college basketball player still go on to college basketball without an NBA draft?

What do you mean by this question? If a college player enters the NBA Draft he can go back to college instead of the draft if he DOES NOT hire an agent. If a college players declares for the draft AND hires an agent he is in no matter what.

Is it allowed for an NCAA basketball player to play college ball after declaring for the NBA Draft?

Yes and no. If a college player declares that he is going into the NBA draft and he hires an agent then it is a done deal and he cannot change his mind. If he does not hire an agent then he can change his mind and return to the college game.

What are the requirements for the NBA draft?

a agent

What duties does a sports agent perform for a professional athlete?

an atheltes agent does basically everything for him/her. an agent will schedule an individual practice and will negotiate trades. but if a college athlete hooses not to hire an agent, he has the choice as if he wants to go to the team he's drafted by or not. so lets say your in college playing football, and you wanna eter the draft and you choose not to hire an agent, and you want to go to the saints and the bears draft you, you have the choice, do u wanna go to the bears, or do u wanna become a free agent.

How many college seniors play football?

NCAA says 125 players is the max per college, 85 on scholarship max. Figure 20% to 25% are Seniors. My best estimate is average 20 to 25. Of those, 300 to 325 total get agents and enter the NFL Draft. 255 get drafted. Some get to play.

How do you get into the NBA draft?

hire sports agent

How do you get in nfl?

Play high school football, then college coaches might want you, so u play n college, then if your good in college you will be entered in the NFL draft. if u get picked ur in the NFL, if not u can be a free agent!

How do I enter the NFL football draft?

It is important that you have the skills /talent to join. You must play college football and spend 2 years there. You must also have an agent.

What is an undrafted free agent in the NFL?

An 'undrafted free agent' is a player, usually fresh out of college, that was not selected in the NFL draft held every April. This player does not have his rights held by any team, therefore, he is a free agent and free to negotiate with all teams.

Does a player have to enter the NFL draft?

No. A player can enter free agency out of college, but limits his chances of receiving an NFL contract. The Above answer is Incorrect.A Player MUST enter the NFL draft and only becomes a free Agent if he is not drafted.

Can a freshmen enter NFL draft?

No. You have to have 2 years of college to enter the draft.

What is the difference between a draft pick and a signed free agent in the NFL?

each year the nfl holds a draft of eligible college players. the draft is configured so that the team with the worst won-lost record gets to pick first in the draft (unless the team has given that pick to another team thru trades,etc)the teams have rounds (8) which they pick the player they want . free agents have two catergories undrafted college players and nfl players whose contract with their team has expired or the team has let go. a signed free agent either pro or college has contract that binds him to that team.

Who did the Philadelphia 76ers draft in the first round of the 1980 college draft?

Andrew Toney

Who was the packers first draft pick?

2009 draft: bj raji of Boston College

What college football team has had the most draft picks in a single draft?

University of Miami

Who did the Chicago Bulls draft in the first round of the 1991 college draft?

Mark Randall

How could men be deferred from the draft?


What is PFA in NFL draft after round 7?

Probable Free Agent

How can you avoid the Vietnam War?

Full time college students were draft exempt (draft deferred).

What college has the most NBA draft picks?

kentucky in 2012 had 6 of their players chosen in the draft

Can you pick the team you want to be on if you are not in the NBA draft?

No you can not. If you do not enter the lottery(the Draft) then you are a free agent and can be picked up by any team and signed.

How do you in NBA 2K12 get to be first pick in the first round in my player?

get grade "A+" in all of the draft workout game.

Why pros draft college athletes before they graduate?

they do not.

How many years of college to nfl draft?


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